An introduction to the study of life featuring: molecular and cellular biology; genetics; metabolism; survey of the animal kingdom; animal organ systems and embryology; survey of the botanical kingdoms; seed plant structure, function, and development; behavior; evolution; and ecology. Biological Science I is a prerequisite for BY 1217 - Biological Science II. This is the introductory biology sequence for majors other than Biology majors. Permission of the department chairperson is required for biology majors.
2 hours Lecture and 3 hours Laboratory each 3 credits