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
||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
Biology 1100 is a 4 credit hour class.
0481 with a "C" or
better, or a qualifying score on the Math Placement Exam.