General Biology I
Session
Regular Academic Session
Class Number
40855
Career
Units
0 units
Grading
Description
Focuses on foundations in cellular structure, metabolism, and genetics 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. Part I of a two-course sequence. Lecture 3 hours. Recitation and laboratory 3 hours. Total 6 hours per week.
Enrollment Requirements
BIO 101 Prereq: ENG 111 readiness and MTE 1-3.
Class Attributes
Delivered by Central Virginia
Notes
Combines on-line instruction (using Canvas) and occasional on-campus instruction for labs. See Canvas/syllabus for meeting schedule. This is an OER course, which means there are no textbook costs for this course. Students will use electronic materials but may have the option of purchasing printed textbooks. Students will need regular and reliable internet access in order to access the electronic resources. E-mail instructor at McDermottS@centralvirginia.edu using your CVCC e-mail account with questions.
Class Actions
Class Details
Instructor(s)
Shannon McDermott
Meets
TBA
Dates
01/11/2021 - 05/10/2021
Room
TBA
Instruction Mode
Online w/E-Rate
Campus
CVCC Campus & Locations
Location
Virtual
Components
Laboratory Required, Lecture Required
Class Availability
Status
Open
Seats Taken
8
Seats Open
14
Class Capacity
22
Wait List Total
0
Wait List Capacity
0