Unless otherwise indicated, a grade of C or higher is required for all prerequisite
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.
Letter Grade Only
Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
Lab hours/semester: 48-54
Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 838 or ENGL 848 or ESL 400.
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area E5a
(CSU GE Area B2, B3), UC (IGETC Area 5B, 5C)