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
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87509 BIOL 100 360 06:00PM-09:05PM M 4422 Fowler,Randall 18 2*
HIGHER ED CENTER, OTAY MESA - EVENING
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
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87513 BIOL 100 60 04:30PM-05:50PM MW 302 Beller,Martha 18 2*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
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87514 BIOL 100 62 04:30PM-05:45PM TTH 302 Monroe,Margo 18 1*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
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87515 BIOL 100 63 06:30PM-09:35PM M 302 Riddle,Mike 18 1*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
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87516 BIOL 100 64 06:30PM-09:20PM T 302 Riddle,Mike 18 4*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
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87521 BIOL 100 86 07:00PM-08:20PM MW 5207 Schnitz,Andrea 18 0*
SAN YSIDRO, SAN YSIDRO - EVENING
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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
87545 BIOL 101 360 06:00PM-08:50PM TH 4421 Valtierra,Hector 18 9*
HIGHER ED CENTER, OTAY MESA - EVENING
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
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87546 BIOL 101 60 06:30PM-09:20PM TH 314 Truesdale,Harold 18 8*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
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87547 BIOL 101 61 06:30PM-09:35PM M 311 Sward,William 18 20*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
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87548 BIOL 101 62 06:30PM-09:35PM M 314 Samson,April 18 7*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
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87549 BIOL 101 63 06:30PM-09:20PM T 314 Hakanson,John 18 9*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
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87550 BIOL 101 65 06:30PM-09:20PM T 311 Green,Allison 18 8*
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87551 BIOL 101 66 06:30PM-09:20PM W 314 Monroe,Margo 18 0*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
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87552 BIOL 101 67 06:30PM-09:20PM W 311 Truesdale,Harold 18 2*
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
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87553 BIOL 101 69 06:30PM-09:20PM TH 311 Burnett,Christina 18 0*
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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
87566 BIOL 190 05 03:00PM-04:15PM MW 321 Didomenico,Angela 18 0*
    04:30PM-05:50PM MW 321      
MAIN CAMPUS - DAY, EVENING
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
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87568 BIOL 190 60 06:30PM-07:50PM MW 321 Ninberg,Jeffrey 18 1*
    08:00PM-09:20PM MW 321      
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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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87574 BIOL 210 61 05:30PM-06:20PM TTH 313 Eckles,Megan 18 0*
    06:30PM-09:20PM TTH 313      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
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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
90149 BIOL 211 60 05:00PM-06:15PM TTH 436 Atwater,Jonathan 18 0*
    06:30PM-09:20PM T 321 Buehler,Lukas    
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
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BIOL 260 HUMAN ANATOMY 4 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
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
90848 BIOL 260 60 05:00PM-05:50PM MW 322 Brady,David 18 0*
    06:00PM-09:05PM MW 322      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
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90849 BIOL 260 62 05:30PM-06:20PM TTH 322 Waayers,Robyn 18 0*
    06:30PM-09:20PM TTH 322      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
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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
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87587 BIOL 261 360 05:00PM-06:20PM MW 4421 Buehler,Lukas 18 5*
    06:30PM-07:50PM MW 4421      
HIGHER ED CENTER, OTAY MESA - EVENING
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
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87588 BIOL 261 60 06:30PM-09:20PM TH 321   18 0*
    05:00PM-06:15PM T 229A Matz,Stuart    
    05:00PM-06:15PM TH 321      
MAIN CAMPUS - EVENING
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BIOL 265 GENERAL MICROBIOLOGY 4 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
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
90853 BIOL 265 60 05:00PM-05:50PM TTH 105A Brady,David 18 0*
    06:00PM-08:50PM TTH 312      
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90854 BIOL 265 61 05:30PM-06:20PM MW 105A House,Brent 18 0*
    06:30PM-09:35PM MW 312      
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Total Courses: 8 Total Sections: 25
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