2 semesters, 1 credit (With SLU 1818 option)
Open to juniors and seniors
Prerequisites: Must have taken 526 Advanced Biology I as a freshman, Adv. Physics, Earth, and Space Science as a sophomore, and 532 Chemistry I completed or taken at the same time as a junior, or recommendation of 525 Biology I and 532 Chemistry I teachers. To qualify for the 1818 option through Saint Louis University, a student must have a cumulative grade point average (GPA) of 3.33.
This is a college level survey of biology. Topics covered in-depth will include molecular biology, genetics, evolutionary patterns, and ecology. Research papers and projects will be required.
This course may be taken for college credit. If a student elects to take this course for college credit (St. Louis University courses BL 1240/1245, 4 credits), an additional fee will apply. Topics covered in this course include cell biology, basic biochemistry, photosynthesis, cellular respiration, genetics, protein synthesis, animal anatomy, and animal development.
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This course last updated on January 4, 2019, by the Science Department.