Biology 162 is the second semester of a one year general biology experience intended for science majors or pre-professional students. This course covers the chemical basis of life, cell structure and function, photosynthesis and cellular respiration, molecular and Mendelian genetics, cell division, gene regulation and biotechnology. It provides the foundation for upper level Biology courses. This course includes a laboratory component. Successful completion of BIO 161 is recommended prior to enrollment.
Prerequisites: CEM 131 or higher