BIO 20700

BIO 20700 Biology of Organisms

Emphasizes the physiological adjustments organisms make to specific challenges in their environments. Bioenergetics, osmoregulation and transport are the areas of focus. Laboratories are investigational and intended to develop skills in experimental design, the use of technology in acquiring data, data analysis and presentation, and in scientific writing. The development of problem solving and thinking and analysis in biology is emphasized in all aspects of the course. 

Credits: 4 

Prerequisites: BIO 10100 and BIO 10200 or equivalent; pre- or coreq: CHEM 10301, ENGL 21003, and MATH 19500. 

Materials Fee: $30 

Contact Hours: 2 lect., 4 lab., hr./ wk.