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John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Course Prefix: BIO                                     Course Number: 101                                    
Course Title: Paced Modern Biology Ia
Subject: Biology
CUNY Subject Area: Biology
Minimum Credits: 2.0                                     Maximum Credits: 2.0                                     Hours per week: 3.0


This course is intended for students who are majoring in, or intend to major in, Forensic Science, Cell and Molecular Biology, and Toxicology and all majors offered by the Department of Sciences. Paced Modern Biology 1-A is the first course in the two-semester alternative to Modern Biology I. The series is an in-depth exploration of the basic properties of living systems on the molecular, cellular and organismic levels. Topics in Biology 1-A include cell structure and function, structure and function of macromolecules, energy, cellular respiration, and photosynthesis.

Prerequisite: ? Biology placement exam and student is majoring in FOS, CMB or TOX; or ? Prerequisite or co-requisite: CHE 100; and MAT 105 or 141 or 241 or higher
Corequisite: CHE 100; and MAT 105 or 141 or 241 or higher
  • The entire 101/102 series must be completed in order to receive credit as a science equivalent.

Start Date:    06/29/2015                         End Date: