Biology I for PCD

Biology I for PCD - BIO180
Credits:
4
This course will introduce the student to the basic concepts of biology, both general and human. The course begins with an overview of life and biological systems. This is followed by an introduction to human biology as it relates to health and wellness. Emphasis is placed on organization of the body into cells, tissues and organ systems. Topics include characteristics, classification and organization of life, cell structure and function, meiosis and mitosis, basic Mendelian genetics, homeostasis, and the anatomy and physiology of select human organ systems.