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BIO 1111 General Biology I

This course is designed as the first in a series of two general education science courses. Covers basic chemistry and biochemistry; cellular and molecular biology. Three classroom, two lab hours per week.

Prerequisites: DEV 0015 or MAT 0600 and MAT 0100 or MAT 1130

Course Outcomes
  • Explain basic cellular thermodynamics, fundamental enzyme kinetics, cell respiration, fermentation, and photosynthesis.
  • Identify and describe fundamental elements and molecules in context to biologically important structures, chemical reactions, and physiological processes.
  • Describe and differentiate the structure and function of major components relating to prokaryotic and eukaryotic cells.
  • Demonstrate an awareness of both the power of the scientific process and its limitations and an awareness of communication as an integral part of the scientific way of knowing, both between and among scientists, and between scientists and the rest of society.
  • Explain and illustrate cell reproduction, eukaryotic cell cycle, patterns of inheritance, and gene expression.
Credit Hours: 4
  • Classroom: 3 hours
  • Lab: 2 hours
  • Division: Science, Mathematics and Engineering
  • Department: Biology
  • Repeatable Credit: No
  • Offered Online: Yes
Available Sections
Online Learning
Online Learning
Term: Spring 2023
Format: Complete work online when it fits your schedule, while adhering to weekly deadlines. No scheduled meeting times. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Note: Must register for BIO-1117-503
Course Fee: $30.00
Open Seats: 12
Section: 503
Open Seats: 12
Section: 503
Online Learning
Online Learning
Term: Spring 2023
Format: Complete work online when it fits your schedule, while adhering to weekly deadlines. No scheduled meeting times. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Note: Must register for BIO-1117-504
Course Fee: $30.00
Open Seats: 14
Section: 504
Open Seats: 14
Section: 504
Face to Face
Centerville Campus
Centerville, Rm 214
Faculty: Malsch
Term: Spring 2023
Format: Course meets in person on scheduled days and times.
Note: Must register for BIO-1117-C01
Open Seats: 12
Meets: MW from 11:30AM to 12:45PM
Section: C01
Open Seats: 12
Meets: MW from
11:30AM to 12:45PM
Section: C01
Face to Face
Courseview Campus Center (Mason)
Mason Bldg A, Rm 105A
Term: Spring 2023
Format: Course meets in person on scheduled days and times.
Note: Must register for BIO 1117 M01
Open Seats: 12
Meets: TTH from 8:30AM to 9:45AM
Section: M01
Open Seats: 12
Meets: TTH from
8:30AM to 9:45AM
Section: M01
Face to Face
Downtown Dayton Campus
Faculty: Mersfelder
Term: Spring 2023
Format: Course meets in person on scheduled days and times.
Open Seats: 12
Meets: TTH from 10:00AM to 11:15AM
Section: 105
Open Seats: 12
Meets: TTH from
10:00AM to 11:15AM
Section: 105
Face to Face
Downtown Dayton Campus
Faculty: Smith
Term: Spring 2023
Format: Course meets in person on scheduled days and times.
Open Seats: 1
Meets: MW from 12:00PM to 1:15PM
Section: 102
Open Seats: 1
Meets: MW from
12:00PM to 1:15PM
Section: 102
Online Learning
Online Learning
Term: Spring 2023
Format: Condensed content. Shorter than normal term. Complete work online when it fits your schedule, while adhering to weekly deadlines. No scheduled meeting times. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Note: 12 Week Term; Must register for BIO-1117-5T0
Course Fee: $30.00
Open Seats: 15
Section: 5T0
Open Seats: 15
Section: 5T0