Kirkwood Community College Credit Catalog 2011-2012
BIO-112 General Biology I (4)
Serves as an introductory course for biology, science and health science majors. Principles of cellular biology and elementary biochemistry and energy functions are covered; cell division, DNA/RNA and genetics follow. Evolution theory completes the work of the semester. Credits: 4, Hours: (3/2/0/0), Prereq: BIO-110 or BIO-168 or BIO-186; Arts & Sciences Elective Code: A; Comments: Besides taking a prerequisite course, proficiency may be demonstrated by a passing score on the Biology Readiness Exam. Contact the Test Center for details.