BIOL 101: Principles of Biology

An introduction to the fundamental principles of biology, including cell structure, chemistry and function, genetics, evolution, adaptation, and ecology.

This course does not include a lab component.

Required Materials:

  • Dickey, Hogan, Reece, Simon, and Taylor, Campbell Biology: Concepts & Connections, 8th edition (2015), Pearson, ISBN 978-0321885326
  • Dickey, Reece, Simon, and Taylor, Study Guide for Campbell Biology: Concepts & Connections, ed. Liebaert, 7th edition (2012), ISBN 978-0321742582

Note: Currently, there is no study guide for the 8th edition of the textbook.

View a sample course syllabus for the correspondence course.

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