Biology | Biological Mechanisms
L112 | 0608-0609 | White
Course format: Lecture: 10:10A-11:00, MWF, JH 124 plus one learning group,
where students undertake various kinds of group learning exercises.
Requirements: High school biology is helpful. Some college chemistry or
excellent high school chemistry is desirable.
Course description: This is an introductory course in biology that is
designed for science majors. We consider biological molecules, basic
metabolic pathways, cell structure and function, human physiology, and
Required text: TBA. NOTE: This section of L112 WILL NOT use "Biology"
fifth edition by Campbell.
Weekly assignments: Attend lecture. Read text. Participate in a learning group.
Exams/papers: Three one-hour exams and a comprehensive final.