Principles of Biology I


Welcome to Biology 101!

This course is a survey of eukaryotic organisms, their evolution and ecology. You will have a thorough exposure to plant and animal anatomy and physiology, and will utilize animal dissection in the lab. You will be expected to complete a scientific project and the presentation of results.

This course is for biology majors. The prerequisites for this class is Chem 4 (or concurrent enrollment in Chem 1A).

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Office hours:

Wed 12:40-2:30 pm NATS 110 or LS 105

Thursday 12:40-2:30 pm NATS 110 or LS 105


Section 1151 - Lecture Mon and Wed 8:00-9:25 LS108

Lab Tues and Thur 9:35-12:45 LS 105


Section 1152 - Lecture Tues and Thur 8:00-9:25 LS108

Lab Mon and Wed 9:35-12:45 LS 105


Principles of Biology, Nature Education.

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Lab text:

Vodopich & Moore. Biology Laboratory Manual. 9th ed.


El Camino

Natural Sciences Division



Schedule Sec 1151

Schedule Sec 1152