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
87510 BIOL 100 501 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Stinson,Margery 18 2*
ONLINE
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
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*Open seats as of Tuesday, September 2, 2014 8:15 AM
87511 BIOL 100 502 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Pennington,Valerie 18 3*
ONLINE
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
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*Open seats as of Tuesday, September 2, 2014 8:15 AM
87512 BIOL 100 503 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Pennington,Valerie 18 4*
ONLINE
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
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*Open seats as of Tuesday, September 2, 2014 8:15 AM
90205 BIOL 100 504 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Hoyt,Charles 18 10*
ONLINE
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
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*Open seats as of Tuesday, September 2, 2014 8:15 AM

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BIOL 143 BIOLOGY, OCEANOGRAPHY, AND GEOSCIENCE OF BAJA CALIFORNIA 3 Units [Recommended Preparation: RDG 56 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.] Provides an interdisciplinary, introductory survey of Baja California's diversity in its biology, oceanography, geology, geography, and demographics. Examines the management, use, and conservation of its natural resources. Investigates regional issues associated with increased population, modernization, and industrialization of Baja California and Southern California. (Same as GEOG 143.) [D; CSU; UC]
BIOL 143 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
87561 BIOL 143 501 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Stinson,Margery 18 5*
ONLINE
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Tuesday, September 2, 2014 8:15 AM
BIOL 180 HUMAN HEREDITY, EVOLUTION, AND SOCIETY 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.] Introduces principles and applications of human heredity. Includes Mendelian and molecular genetics, cell reproduction, genetic and chromosomal mutations and disorders, structure and function of DNA and RNA, genetic engineering, and the application of genetics to the study of evolution of species, and the origin of humans. [D; CSU; UC]
BIOL 180 Sections Offered
Cls No. Crs/Sect No. Time Days Room Instructor #Weeks #Seats
93900 BIOL 180 501 ONLINE ONLINE ONLINE Fisch,Kathleen 15 4*
ONLINE
Begins: 9/2/2014 Ends: 12/11/2014
*Open seats as of Tuesday, September 2, 2014 8:15 AM

Total Courses: 3 Total Sections: 6
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