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:

Mon and Wed 1:00-2:00 pm NATS 110 or LS 105

Tues and Thur 10:45-11:15 pm NATS 110 or LS 105


Section 1110 - Lecture Mon and Wed 8:00-9:25 LS105

Lab Mon and Wed 9:30-12:40 LS 105


Section 1114 - Lecture Tues and Thur 11:15-12:40 LS108

Lab Mon and Wed 2:00-5:10 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 1110

Schedule Sec 1114