Biology

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BIOL 100 PRINCIPLES OF BIOLOGY 3 Units Grade only. [Corequisite: BIOL 101.Recommended Preparation: ENGL 115 or the equivalent; RDG 158 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Surveys the basic processes of biology which are common to all organisms. Includes scientific method, biomolecules, cellular organization, structure, function, metabolism, and reproduction, genetics, evolution, taxonomic classification, ecology of plants and animals, and current events involving biology. Not intended for biology majors. [D; CSU; UC]
BIOL 100 Sections Offered
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79446 BIOL 100 01 08:00AM-08:50AM MWF 302 Zayas-Alvarez,Dulce 18 7*
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79447 BIOL 100 03 08:00AM-09:15AM TTH 302 Baldwin,Gwen 18 6*
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79448 BIOL 100 05 08:00AM-09:15AM TTH 301 Matz,Stuart 18 0*
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79449 BIOL 100 06 09:00AM-09:50AM MWF 302 Jackson,Jennifer 18 0*
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79450 BIOL 100 07 09:30AM-10:45AM TTH 302 McCabe,Katelyn 18 0*
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79451 BIOL 100 09 11:00AM-12:15PM TTH 392 Beller,Martha 18 3*
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79452 BIOL 100 10 12:00PM-01:15PM MW 301 Shapiro,Sharon 18 0*
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79453 BIOL 100 11 01:30PM-02:45PM MW 301 Higa,Herman 18 2*
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79454 BIOL 100 13 01:30PM-02:45PM TTH 302 Jones,Linda 18 6*
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79455 BIOL 100 14 01:00PM-02:15PM MW 302 Brady,David 18 0*
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79456 BIOL 100 15 02:00PM-03:15PM TTH 301 Monroe,Margo 18 4*
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79457 BIOL 100 16 03:00PM-04:15PM MW 301 Higa,Herman 18 1*
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79458 BIOL 100 19 03:00PM-04:15PM TTH 302 Jones,Linda 18 1*
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79459 BIOL 100 21 03:30PM-04:45PM TTH 301 Shapiro,Sharon 18 0*
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79460 BIOL 100 301 09:30AM-10:45AM MW 4422 Eckles,Megan 18 0*
HIGHER ED CENTER, OTAY MESA - DAY
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79469 BIOL 100 70 11:00AM-12:15PM TTH 7210 Monroe,Margo 18 2*
HIGHER ED CENTER, NATIONAL CITY - DAY
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79470 BIOL 100 71 12:30PM-01:20PM MWF 7214 Jackson,Jennifer 18 4*
HIGHER ED CENTER, NATIONAL CITY - DAY
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79471 BIOL 100 72 01:00PM-01:50PM MWF 7205 Jones,Linda 18 6*
HIGHER ED CENTER, NATIONAL CITY - DAY
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79472 BIOL 100 80 12:30PM-01:45PM TTH 5209 Jackson,Jennifer 18 5*
SAN YSIDRO, SAN YSIDRO - DAY
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Textbook Rental Program
BIOL 101 PRINCIPLES OF BIOLOGY LABORATORY 1 Unit Grade only. [Corequisite: BIOL 100. Recommended Preparation: ENGL 115 or the equivalent; RDG 158 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Provides laboratory experience to supplement Biology 100. May require field trips during laboratory periods. [D; CSU; UC]
BIOL 101 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
79474 BIOL 101 01 08:00AM-10:50AM T 311 Griffith-Jackson,Shaunte 18 0*
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79475 BIOL 101 02 08:00AM-10:50AM M 314 Safaee,Shirin 18 0*
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79476 BIOL 101 03 12:00PM-02:50PM T 314 Webber,Jason 18 1*
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79477 BIOL 101 04 08:00AM-10:50AM F 314 Wingerd,Mala 18 0*
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79478 BIOL 101 05 08:00AM-10:50AM W 314 Tamrakar,Sama 18 0*
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79479 BIOL 101 06 08:00AM-10:50AM F 311 Safaee,Shirin 18 1*
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79480 BIOL 101 07 08:00AM-10:50AM W 311 Monroe,Margo 18 0*
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79481 BIOL 101 09 12:00PM-02:50PM TH 314 Baldwin,Gwen 18 0*
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79482 BIOL 101 11 08:00AM-10:50AM TH 311 Miles,Selene 18 3*
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79483 BIOL 101 12 09:00AM-11:50AM M 311 Tamrakar,Sama 18 0*
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79484 BIOL 101 13 11:00AM-01:50PM M 314 Webber,Jason 18 0*
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79485 BIOL 101 14 11:00AM-01:50PM W 311 Beller,Martha 18 3*
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79486 BIOL 101 15 11:00AM-01:50PM W 314 Mansfield,Gabriela 18 2*
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79487 BIOL 101 16 11:00AM-01:50PM T 311 Baldwin,Gwen 18 3*
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79488 BIOL 101 17 12:00PM-02:50PM M 311 Mansfield,Gabriela 18 2*
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79489 BIOL 101 18 12:00PM-02:50PM TH 311 Atwater,Jonathan 18 0*
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79490 BIOL 101 19 03:00PM-05:50PM M 311 Zayas-Alvarez,Dulce 18 5*
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82857 BIOL 101 20 03:00PM-05:50PM W 314 Webber,Jason 18 0*
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79491 BIOL 101 21 03:00PM-05:50PM T 311 Safaee,Shirin 18 2*
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79492 BIOL 101 22 03:00PM-05:50PM T 314 Eckles,Megan 18 4*
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79493 BIOL 101 23 03:00PM-05:50PM W 311 Zayas-Alvarez,Dulce 18 4*
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79494 BIOL 101 24 03:00PM-05:50PM TH 311 Atwater,Jonathan 18 0*
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79495 BIOL 101 301 12:00PM-03:05PM M 4421 Eckles,Megan 18 1*
HIGHER ED CENTER, OTAY MESA - DAY
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79503 BIOL 101 70 08:00AM-10:50AM W 7206 Terzich,Martha 18 0*
HIGHER ED CENTER, NATIONAL CITY - DAY
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79504 BIOL 101 71 02:00PM-05:05PM M 7206 Truesdale,Harold 18 5*
HIGHER ED CENTER, NATIONAL CITY - DAY
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79505 BIOL 101 72 08:00AM-11:05AM F 7206 Woo,Mary 18 7*
HIGHER ED CENTER, NATIONAL CITY - DAY
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79506 BIOL 101 73 02:00PM-04:50PM W 7206 Truesdale,Harold 18 0*
HIGHER ED CENTER, NATIONAL CITY - DAY
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BIOL 130 ANIMAL BIOLOGY---A BEHAVIORAL APPROACH 3 Units Grade only. [Recommended Concurrent Enrollment: BIOL 131. Recommended Preparation: RDG 56 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Basic biological principles applied to the study of animals. Includes a study of the history, genetics, physiology, and ecology of animal behavior from an evolutionary point of view. [D; CSU; UC]
BIOL 130 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
79507 BIOL 130 01 11:00AM-11:50AM MWF 301 Schnitz,Andrea 18 3*
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BIOL 131 ANIMAL BIOLOGY LABORATORY 1 Unit Grade only. [Recommended Preparation: RDG 56 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.Recommended Concurrent Enrollment: BIOL 130.] Exercises performed will introduce the student to research techniques illustrating the basic concepts of animal biology. Activities will include structured laboratory experiments, field observations, films, and an independent project. [D; CSU; UC]
BIOL 131 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
79508 BIOL 131 01 12:30PM-03:20PM F 311 Schnitz,Andrea 18 2*
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BIOL 140 ENVIRONMENTAL BIOLOGY 3 Units [Recommended Preparation: ENGL 115 or equivalent; RDG 158 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Provides environmental biology with a global emphasis. Investigates environmental interrelationships and impacts of human activities on ecosystems and on global quality of life. Focuses on population dynamics, biological diversity, global environmental change, pollution, natural resources, impacts of agriculture, industrialization, technology, and energy use. Field trips may be required. [D; CSU; UC]
BIOL 140 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
82153 BIOL 140 01 12:00PM-02:50PM W 332 Atwater,Jonathan 18 16*
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BIOL 185 BIOLOGY OF ALCOHOL AND OTHER DRUGS 3 Units [Recommended Preparation: ENGL 115 or equivalent; RDG 158 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Emphasizes the study of the biological principles underlying the effects of major legal and illegal drugs on the human body. Surveys the commonly abused drugs with regard to their chemical nature, where and how they act, and the factors that modify their effects. [D; CSU; UC]
BIOL 185 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
79511 BIOL 185 01 12:00PM-01:15PM TTH 343 Shapiro,Sharon 18 2*
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BIOL 190 HUMAN ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY 4 Units Grade only. [Recommended Preparation: ENGL 115 or equivalent; RDG 158 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent; MATH 45 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Mathematics Assessment or equivalent.] Introduces human anatomy and physiology, including structural-functional relationships, scientific method, precise terminology, and related human conditions and diseases. (Not open to students with credit for or concurrent enrollment in BIOL 260 or BIOL 261.) [D; CSU; UC]
BIOL 190 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
79512 BIOL 190 01 08:00AM-09:15AM MW 321 Griffith-Jackson,Shaunte 18 0*
    09:30AM-10:45AM MW 321      
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79513 BIOL 190 03 11:30AM-12:45PM MW 321 Pennington,Valerie 18 10*
    01:00PM-02:15PM MW 321      
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79514 BIOL 190 05 03:00PM-04:15PM MW 321 Jones,Linda 18 11*
    04:30PM-05:45PM MW 321      
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY, EVENING
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79515 BIOL 190 301 08:00AM-09:15AM MW 4421 Kotzebue,Roxanne 18 5*
    09:30AM-10:45AM MW 4421      
HIGHER ED CENTER, OTAY MESA - DAY
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79517 BIOL 190 70 08:00AM-09:15AM TTH 7206 Woo,Mary 18 12*
    09:30AM-10:45AM TTH 7206      
HIGHER ED CENTER, NATIONAL CITY - DAY
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79518 BIOL 190 71 12:30PM-01:45PM TTH 7206 Terzich,Martha 18 2*
    02:00PM-03:15PM TTH 7206      
HIGHER ED CENTER, NATIONAL CITY - DAY
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BIOL 205 DNA SCIENCE I 2 Units Grade only.[Recommended Preparation: ENGL 115 or equivalent; RDG 158 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Provides theoretical background useful in the biotechnology job market or for a bachelor's degree in biology. [D; CSU]
BIOL 205 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
79519 BIOL 205 01 02:00PM-03:50PM TH 476 Bakhiet,Nouna 18 6*
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BIOL 210 GENERAL ZOOLOGY 4 Units Grade only. [Prerequisite: MATH 70 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Mathematics Assessment or equivalent. Recommended Preparation: ENGL 115 or equivalent; RDG 56 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] General zoology for biological science and related majors. Comparative approach to the study of animal life: organization, structure, physiology, reproduction, evolution, population ecology, and behavior of invertebrates and vertebrates. [D; CSU; UC]
BIOL 210 Sections Offered
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79521 BIOL 210 01 01:00PM-01:50PM TTH 313 Stinson,Margery 18 10*
    02:00PM-04:50PM TTH 313      
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79522 BIOL 210 05 08:00AM-10:50AM TTH 313 Clark,Nira 18 7*
    12:00PM-12:50PM TTH 313      
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BIOL 211 INTRODUCTION TO CELL AND MOLECULAR BIOLOGY 4 Units Grade only. [Prerequisite: CHEM 170 or 200 or equivalent; MATH 70 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Mathematics Assessment or equivalent. Recommended Preparation: BIOL 210 or equivalent; ENGL 115 or equivalent; RDG 158 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Introduces basic principles of cell and molecular biology for biology and related science majors. Emphasizes basic atomic structure and bonding, the chemical basis of life, cell structure and function, energy transformation, cell division, genetics, genomics, bioinformatics, and the origin of life. [D; CSU; UC]
BIOL 211 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
79524 BIOL 211 01 12:00PM-01:15PM TTH 302 Bakhiet,Nouna 18 0*
    08:00AM-10:50AM T 321 Atwater,Jonathan    
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BIOL 212 BIOLOGY OF PLANTS 4 Units Grade only. [Prerequisite: BIOL 211 or equivalent. Recommended Preparation: ENGL 115 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College English Assessment or equivalent; RDG 158 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Provides the study of plants with an emphasis on structure, function, growth, physiology, and genetics. Includes plant taxonomy, physiology, plant cytology, an introduction to genomes, and general ecology; population biology and evolution of populations. [D; CSU; UC]
BIOL 212 Sections Offered
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79525 BIOL 212 01 08:00AM-09:15AM TTH 314 Waayers,Gary 18 11*
    09:30AM-10:45AM TTH 314      
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BIOL 229 INTRODUCTION TO BIOLOGICAL RESEARCH I 3 Units Grade Only. [Prerequisite: MATH 70 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Mathematics Assessment or equivalent. Recommended Current Enrollment: CHEM 170. Recommended Preparation: CHEM 100 or equivalent; ENGL 115 or equivalent; RDG 158 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Introduces biological laboratory skills, safety procedures, disposal of laboratory waste materials; experimental design and data analysis; preparation of laboratory reagents; aseptic technique, chromatography and electrophoresis; maintenance of laboratory records, library research, resume writing; and management of a research laboratory. [D; CSU]
BIOL 229 Sections Offered
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79526 BIOL 229 01 01:30PM-03:20PM T 321 Atwater,Jonathan 18 1*
    03:30PM-06:20PM T 321 Bakhiet,Nouna    
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BIOL 260 HUMAN ANATOMY 5 Units Grade only. [Prerequisite: BIOL 100 and 101, or equivalent. Recommended Preparation: ENGL 115 or equivalent; RDG 158 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Emphasizes a systematic study of fundamental principles of human anatomy at cellular, tissue, organ, and organ system levels of organization. Introduces precise terminology, structural-functional relationships, scientific method, dissection of preserved animal specimens, and appreciation of related human diseases. [D; CSU; UC]
BIOL 260 Sections Offered
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79527 BIOL 260 01 09:30AM-10:45AM TTH 322 Osborne,Philip 18 3*
    12:00PM-02:50PM TTH 322      
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79528 BIOL 260 03 12:00PM-01:15PM MW 322 Fowler,Randall 18 2*
    01:30PM-04:20PM MW 322      
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79529 BIOL 260 05 12:00PM-01:15PM TTH 323 Alvarez,Luz 18 2*
    01:30PM-04:20PM TTH 323      
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79530 BIOL 260 07 12:00PM-01:15PM MW 323 Brulte,Gregory 18 0*
    01:30PM-04:20PM MW 323      
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79531 BIOL 260 301 11:00AM-12:15PM TTH 4421 Hecht,Irwin 18 7*
    12:30PM-03:20PM TTH 4421      
HIGHER ED CENTER, OTAY MESA - DAY
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BIOL 261 PRINCIPLES OF HUMAN PHYSIOLOGY 4 Units Grade only. [Prerequisite: CHEM 100 or CHEM 170 or equivalent; BIOL 260 or equivalent. Recommended Preparation: ENGL 115 or equivalent; RDG 158 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Designed to cover the physiological concepts needed by the nursing paramedical professions or any transfer student requiring a thorough introduction to human physiology in preparation for more advanced upper-division course study.[D; CSU; UC]
BIOL 261 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
79534 BIOL 261 01 12:00PM-01:15PM TTH 321 Pennington,Valerie 18 1*
    08:00AM-10:50AM TH 321      
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79535 BIOL 261 03 01:30PM-02:45PM TTH 332 Shapiro,Sharon 18 0*
    09:00AM-11:50AM F 321      
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BIOL 265 GENERAL MICROBIOLOGY 5 Units Grade only. [Prerequisite: BIOL 100 and 101, or equivalent; CHEM 100 or 170 or equivalent. Recommended Preparation: ENGL 115 or equivalent; RDG 158 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Introduces fundamental concepts, methods, and relevant applications of microbiology, including microbial structure, physiology, genetics, epidemiology, agents of disease, mechanisms of pathogenesis and resistance, approaches to control and treatment of disease, immunology, and biotechnology. Emphasizes laboratory activities, stressing cultivation, characterization, identification, and biotechnological applications involving microbes important in clinical medicine. [D; CSU; UC]
BIOL 265 Sections Offered
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79538 BIOL 265 01 09:30AM-10:45AM TTH 312 Brady,David 18 0*
    12:00PM-02:50PM TTH 312      
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79539 BIOL 265 03 12:45PM-02:00PM MW 1680 Myers,Martha 18 5*
    09:00AM-11:50AM MW 312      
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79540 BIOL 265 301 11:30AM-12:45PM TTH 4422 Valtierra,Hector 18 0*
    01:00PM-03:50PM TTH 4419      
HIGHER ED CENTER, OTAY MESA - DAY
Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 12/20/2013
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BIOL 299 INDEPENDENT STUDY 1 Unit [Limitation on Enrollment: Eligibility for independent study.] Individual study or research in some area of the biological sciences of particular interest to the student and not included in regular courses of the college. [D; CSU; aUC] aUC Limitation: credit for variable topics courses in given only after a review of the scope and content of the courses by the enrolling UC campus.
BIOL 299 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
85646 BIOL 299 99 TBA-TBA TBA TBA Shapiro,Sharon 18 0*
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Begins: 8/19/2013 Ends: 12/20/2013
*Open seats as of Friday, November 1, 2013 8:27 AM

Total Courses: 16 Total Sections: 73
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