2018-2019 Catalog Winter Update [Archived]

BIO 104 Organismal Biology

(Contact Hours: 6) This is the second course in a two-semester sequence which begins with BIO 101. Students' knowledge of cell biology will be complemented by studies of evolution, biodiversity and the interrelationships of living things. The course is designed for biology majors and for all other students who plan to take higher-level biology courses. Laboratory activities are designed to engage each student actively in the processes of scientific discovery and analysis. Recommended prerequisite: BIO 101 or instructor permission. Minimum ACT Reading score of 18 or COMPASS score of 80 or TRS 102 and minimum ACT Math Test score of 18 or COMPASS PreAlgebra Test score of 44 or MATH 094. Minimum benchmarks will be enforced.