2017-2018 Catalog

BSC 1005 Introduction to Biology

BSC 1005 is an introductory biology course which covers basic biological concepts, concentrating on selected principles that help explain molecular biology, evolution, genetics, growth and disease. It is designed to stimulate interest in the variety of life that exists on our planet, help students recognize the factors that provide order in this variety, and involve students in the processes of inquiry, observation and analysis of biological organization in order to give them a foundation for intelligently interpreting and evaluating biological topics.