Biology 1100: Survey of Biology

Biology 1100 is a course in general biology designed for the student who is not interested in majoring in science.
The intent of the course is to help students learn some of the important aspects of the science of biology in a context which emphasizes the nature of scientific thought and the importance of science in general, and biology in particular, in the students' own lives. Plants
Flamingos The content level of the course tends to be relatively non-technical, and to focus on the ideas and concepts that make biology a vital and fascinating subject.

The activities required for completion of the course are designed to lead the student toward more powerful critical and creative thinking skills, while introducing him or her to the wonder and power of a magnificent branch of science.


Students interested in this course will need access to a computer which allows them Internet access. For further information about the equipment and skills required, the student should consult the Hardware and Software Specifications web pages.

Biology 1100 is a 4 credit hour class.

Prerequisites: Mathematics 0481 with a "C" or better, or a qualifying score on the Math Placement Exam.

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