This course provides a foundation in the basic concepts of Biology and is the standard course for students who plan to take further courses in Biology. Major topics include experimental methods and hypothesis testing in the biological sciences and the value of science, the chemistry of life, cell structure, function and metabolism, cellular reproduction, and the chromosomal and molecular basis of inheritance.

Course Notes

BIOL 110 is an approved Science and Technology course for Cap Core requirements. BIOL 110 is an approved Quantitative/Analytical course for baccalaureate degrees.

BIOL 110 is an approved Science course. BIOL 110 is an approved Lab Science course. Students should have some knowledge of basic chemistry and cell biology. Biology 12 and Chemistry 11 are recommended. BIOL 110 is equivalent to BIOL 106 and BIOL 107 together. Duplicate credit will not be granted for this course and BIOL 106/107.

Course Outlines

Please note: Course outlines of record posted may vary from the section syllabus distributed by each instructor (e.g. textbooks, assignments, timing of midterms).