BIO 102 General Biology II

Focuses on diversity of life, anatomy and physiology of organisms, and ecosystem organization and processes in an evolutionary context. Explores the core concepts of evolution; structure and function; information flow, storage and exchange; pathways and transformations of energy and matter; and systems biology. Emphasizes process of science, interdisciplinary approach, and relevance of biology to society. Prerequisites: Readiness to enroll in ENG 111, plus completion of developmental math unit 3 or placement in unit 4 or above and BIO 102. Lecture 3 hours per week. Laboratory 3 hours per week. Total 6 hours per week. Generally offered fall and spring and occasionally summer