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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 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
Virtual Learning
Virtual Learning
Faculty: Finch
Term: Spring 2021
Format: Course meets virtually during scheduled day(s) and time(s), with some online content. Check the schedule to confirm days and times your class will meet virtually. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Open Seats: 1
Meets: MW from 9:00AM to 10:15AM
Section: 100
Open Seats: 1
Meets: MW from
9:00AM to 10:15AM
Section: 100
Virtual Learning
Virtual Learning
Faculty: Abram
Term: Spring 2021
Format: Course meets virtually during scheduled day(s) and time(s), with some online content. Check the schedule to confirm days and times your class will meet virtually. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Open Seats: 1
Meets: TTH from 9:00AM to 10:15AM
Section: 103
Open Seats: 1
Meets: TTH from
9:00AM to 10:15AM
Section: 103
Virtual Learning
Virtual Learning
Faculty: Mersfelder
Term: Spring 2021
Format: Course meets virtually during scheduled day(s) and time(s), with some online content. Check the schedule to confirm days and times your class will meet virtually. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Open Seats: 8
Meets: MW from 11:00AM to 12:15PM
Section: 101
Open Seats: 8
Meets: MW from
11:00AM to 12:15PM
Section: 101
Virtual Learning
Virtual Learning
Faculty: Jones
Term: Spring 2021
Format: Course meets virtually during scheduled day(s) and time(s), with some online content. Check the schedule to confirm days and times your class will meet virtually. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Open Seats: 5
Meets: TTH from 11:00AM to 12:15PM
Section: 104
Open Seats: 5
Meets: TTH from
11:00AM to 12:15PM
Section: 104
Virtual Learning
Virtual Learning
Faculty: Malsch
Term: Spring 2021
Format: Course meets virtually during scheduled day(s) and time(s), with some online content. Check the schedule to confirm days and times your class will meet virtually. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Open Seats: 6
Meets: MW from 1:00PM to 2:15PM
Section: 102
Open Seats: 6
Meets: MW from
1:00PM to 2:15PM
Section: 102
Virtual Learning
Virtual Learning
Faculty: Riley
Term: Spring 2021
Format: Course meets virtually during scheduled day(s) and time(s), with some online content. Check the schedule to confirm days and times your class will meet virtually. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Open Seats: 6
Meets: MW from 5:30PM to 6:45PM
Section: N00
Open Seats: 6
Meets: MW from
5:30PM to 6:45PM
Section: N00
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Abram
Term: Spring 2021
Format: Complete work online when it fits your schedule while adhering to weekly deadlines. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Note: Must register for BIO-1117-501
Course Fee: $30.00
Open Seats: 1
Section: 501
Open Seats: 1
Section: 501
Online Learning
Online Learning
Faculty: Mersfelder
Term: Spring 2021
Format: Complete work online when it fits your schedule while adhering to weekly deadlines. Requires computer and high-speed internet.
Note: Must register for BIO-1117-503
Course Fee: $30.00
Open Seats: 1
Section: 503
Open Seats: 1
Section: 503