BIO112 Biology Today

Designed to introduce students to selected aspects of biology science. By augmenting their understanding of biological concepts, students develop a deeper appreciation of the natural biological phenomena they are in contact with on a daily basis. In addition, students gain the working background necessary to understand contemporary biological issues such as environmental quality (population, pollution, global climate change), the human genome project, genetic engineering, and discoveries in medicine. When individuals become more biologically literate, they are also better equipped to make informed decisions that directly and indirectly impact their own lives.


  • 3


  • GE3: NSCI
  • GE4: Natural Science Course
  • Liberal Arts
  • Systematic Inquiry


  • Must be enrolled in the following level: Undergraduate
  • May not be enrolled in the following major: Biology (508)

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