Unless otherwise indicated, a grade of C or higher is required for all prerequisite
Principles of biology as illustrated by plants with emphasis on structure, physiology,
evolution, comparative diversity, and reproduction in plants, fungal, and protistan
phyla. One or more field trips may be required. Extra supplies may be required. A
materials fee as shown in the Schedule of Classes is payable upon registration.
Letter Grade Only
Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
Lab hours/semester: 96-108
Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: MATH 120 or MATH 123
Recommended: READ 830 and concurrent enrollment in any READ 400 level course; BIOL 110 or BIOL
195 or equivalent biology course with lab and CHEM 192 or CHEM 210 or CHEM 410 or
equivalent chemistry course with a lab.
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area E5a
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area B2 and B3), UC (IGETC Area 5B and 5C).