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 3*
HIGHER ED CENTER, OTAY MESA - EVENING
Begins: 8/18/2014 Ends: 12/19/2014
*Open seats as of Friday, September 19, 2014 7:58 AM

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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
*Open seats as of Friday, September 19, 2014 7:58 AM
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
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
*Open seats as of Friday, September 19, 2014 7:58 AM

Total Courses: 3 Total Sections: 3
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