Schedule of Classes Course Description

John Jay College of Criminal Justice
Course Prefix: BIO                                     Course Number: 104                                    
Course Title: Modern Biology II
Subject: Biology
Minimum Credits: 4.0                                     Maximum Credits: 4.0                                     Hours per week: 7.5


This course is the second half of the modern biology sequence. It continues the in-depth exploration of the basic properties of living systems on teh molecular, cellular, and organismal levels. In addition, evolution and ecology are introduced. Representative organisms form the plant and animal kingdoms are studied in detail. The laboratory portion of the course emphasizes phylogeny and teaches basic microscopy and dissection skills.

Prerequisite: BIO 103 or BIO 101 - BIO 102 with an average grade of 2.0 or higher in the two courses.
  • 3 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory, 1.5 hours recitation. This course is designed for students with a science background and for Forensic Science majors.

Start Date:    06/27/2006                         End Date: