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2012-2013 Official General Catalog 
2012-2013 Official General Catalog [Archived Catalog]

BIO 112 - General Biology II

Principles of evolution and ecology as unifying themes in biology.  The human animal and its systems. Concepts of animal behavior.  Classical genetics, current concepts of gene function and human genetics. Organismal growth and development.  Current environmental problems.  The laboratory includes physically demanding field trips.  Accommodations can be made for students with disabilities.

Credits: 4
3 Lecture Hours, 3 Laboratory Hours
Course Profile
Learning Outcomes of the Course:

Upon successful completion of this course the student will be able to:

1.  Develop the critical thinking process.
2.  Understand the methods, objectives and limitations of the scientific process.
3.  Understand that biology is a relevent science and that its study is imperative in a person’s becoming an enlightened citizen of the new millennium.
4.  Appreciate our place in nature by being conversant with our evolution, physiology, and behavior.