BIO 011: Introductory Cell Biology and Genetics (Lecture & Lab; 4 credits)

This course provides an introduction to basic cell structure and function and the genetic basis of inheritance. Topics covered include: basic biochemistry, cell structure and function, metabolism and cellular respiration, genetics and molecular biology. Students are required to prepare individual or group-based oral presentations, using appropriate computer-based technologies. Students will participate in group-based interactive workshops in which they will be expected to inform/persuade/defend viewpoints to fellow students in collaborative discussions. (3 hours lecture, 3 hours laboratory).

BIO 135: Genetics

Fundamental laws concerning the transmission and interaction of genes. (3 hours lecture).