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.