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BIOL 230 Introductory Cell 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

Evaluation and analysis of the living cell and its components. Examines cell structures and metabolism as they relate to cell function and reproduction. (Recommended for all life science and medical science majors.) . 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: CHEM 210 and either, or BIOL 220 or BIOL 215 (Skyline) or BIOL 225 (Canada).
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area E5a
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area B2 and B3), UC (IGETC Area 5B and 5C).
C-ID: BIOL 190