Professor K. Sweeney
Academic Year 2013-2014
|Syllabi for Bio.110, 114, 208 and 212 can be found at: http://staff.bcc.edu/LRITT|
BIO.103 GENERAL BIOLOGY I ( 3 Credits )
Syllabus for General Biology I (Bio. 103)
Grading for General Biology I (Bio. 103)
Chapter 1 Objectives for General Biology I (Bio. 103)
Detailed Syllabus for Biology I (Bio. 103)
Course Prerequisites : High School
Biology or BIO. 120/121, high school chemistry or CHE.107/108, MTH
college reading level and writing level
Catalogue Description : An exploration of the fundamental principles of biology with emphasis on the molecular and cellular basis of life. Topics include cell structure, function, mitosis, meiosis, genetics, evolution, and ecology.
Note: The laboratory is a seperate 1 Credit course (Bio.104).
|Bio. 120/121 was formerly Bio. 101 it is not a higher level course
than Bio.103. It is for students with little or no
HIGH SCHOOL BIOLOGY. Bio.120/121 is Biology and Human Affairs.
BIO.155 BASIC MICROBIOLOGY ( 3 Credits )
Syllabus for Basic Microbiology (Bio.155)
Detailed Syllabus for Basic Microbiology (Bio. 155)
Course Prerequisites: High school
biology and chemistry. College reading level and ENG 101, MTH 075
Catalogue Description : Normal and abnormal microorganisms of humans with emphasis on transmission, prevention and control of pathogens is studied. This course is designed for students who have not taken General Biology I, i.e. two year nursing students and non biology majors.
BIO.221 GENERAL MICROBIOLOGY ( 3 Credits )
Syllabus for General Microbiology (Bio.221)
Cellphone Policy for General Microbiology (Bio. 221)
Course Prerequisites: BIO 103, BIO 104
Catalogue Description : This course is a study of the classification, structure, and fundamental aspects of microorganisms, including prokaryotes, protozoa, fungi, viruses, prions, and parasites. It includes discussions of the concepts of immunology and epidemiology.