BIO 152 Cells and Molecular Biology

Credit Hours: 
4.00
Course Description: 

One semester of a two-semester sequence in introductory biology, designed to meet the needs of students interested in transferring to a four-year institution with a major or minor in biology, including pre-pharmacy, pre-medical, and pre-dental programs. Lectures focus on the diversity and unity of patterns of living organisms from the perspectives of molecular and cell biology. Laboratory experiments and investigations enhance student learning of cognitive and laboratory skills. Three hours of lecture and three hours of lab per week.

Prerequisites: 
ENG-131 eligible and college preparatory biology with a grade of B or better, or BIO-131 or BIO-150 with a C or better and CHEM-131 or CHEM-141 with a grade of C or better (CHEM-141 recommended for biology majors)