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BIOL 1231K. General Biology I (3-2-4) Prerequisites: Math readiness score of MATH 1111 or higher or completion of MATH 0195 or higher with a grade of "C" or better. Part one of a two-course sequence designed for biology majors. This course is an introduction to basic concepts in biological chemistry, cell and molecular biology, genetics, and evolution. (Course fee required. Course may not be used to satisfy Area D of the core curriculum.)

BIOL 1232K. General Biology II (3-2-4) Prerequisites: BIOL 1231K with a grade of "C" or better. Part two of a two-course sequence designed for biology majors. This course is an introduction to basic concepts in evolution, ecology, biological classification and biodiversity. (Course fee required. Course may not be used to satisfy Area D of the core curriculum.)

BIOL 2206K. Organismic Biology I (3-2-4) Prerequisites: BIOL 1232K with a grade of "C" or better. This course provides a comprehensive overview of the patterns and mechanisms of evolution, including the classification of living things. This is followed by reviews of the diversity, structure, function, and ecology of bacteria, archaea, algae, fungi, and plants. (Course fee required. Course may not be used to satisfy Area D of the core curriculum.)

BIOL 2207K. Organismic Biology II (3-2-4) Prerequisites: BIOL 1232K with a grade of "C" or better. This course reviews the mechanisms and patterns of evolution that have produced the diversity of form and function of organisms on earth. Groups to be studied include protists and animals. (Course fee required. Course may not be used to satisfy Area D of the core curriculum.)