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BIOL 110 General Principles of Biology

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Minimum Grade for Prerequisites

Unless otherwise indicated, a grade of C or higher is required for all prerequisite courses.

Course Description

Study of the principles of the biological sciences, including methods of scientific inquiry and experimental design. Includes origin and evolution of life, cellular makeup of living things, cellular metabolism including photosynthesis and respiration, genetics, ecology, life cycles, and natural history. One or more field trips may be required. Extra supplies may be required. A materials fee in the amount shown in the Schedule of Classes is payable upon registration.

Units: 4
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Lab hours/semester: 48-54
  • Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area E5a
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area B2, B3), UC (IGETC Area 5B, 5C)