Courses & Programs

Biology in Your World [E]

COURSE CODE: BIO 102

CREDITS: 4

PREREQUISITES: Prerequisites: Eligibility for ENG 101

Biology, and issues related to biology, are present all around you. How do you make sense of all of it? This non-majors course will focus on several case studies in biology that are relevant to you, related to the environment, biotechnology, genetics, health, agriculture, or biodiversity. You will learn the biology behind the issues and the methods that scientists use to carry out research on the topics. You will also perform hands-on laboratory or field exercises at home to personally experience the process of science in the living world of biology. Prerequisites: Eligibility for ENG 101