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 as a written scientific paper.

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


Office hours: 3:30-5:00 in NATS-110 and Thur 11:00-12:30



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Required Lab text:

Vodopich & Moore. Biology Laboratory Manual. 11th ed.


Recommended materials:

- Electronic device


El Camino

Natural Sciences Division



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Last Published 10/2/16