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Michelle Kowalewski

Biology 100: General Biology
Syllabus

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 Week  Dates   Lecture Outlines   Other Course Materials
1 Jan 17 & 19 Introduction; The Scientific Method • Article Review
2 Jan 24 & 26 Cell theory; Cells, Bacteria, and Protists 
TH: Learning Resource Worksheet due
 
3 Jan 31 (lec. 5)
Feb 2 (lec. 6)
Cell life:  Chemistry & Molecules of Life • What is a protein?
4 Feb 7 (lec 7)
Feb 9 (lec. 8)
Energy & membranes;
Energy harvesting: Cellular Respiration
• Protein folding
5 Feb 14 (lec. 9)
Feb 16
Tues: Photosynthesis; Start Cellular Reproduction (Mitosis)
Thurs: Exam 1
Review for Exam I
• Photosynthesis summary
6 Feb 21 & 23
(lec. 10)
Cellular reproduction; Meiosis & Heredity mitosis/meiosis
7 Feb 28 & Mar 2
(lec 12)
Genetics; DNA and RNA; Viruses Cell division
8

Mar 7 (lec 13)
Mar 9

Evolution & Natural Selection
Thurs: Exam 2
Review for Exam II
9 Mar 14 & 16
(lec. 15)
Population Genetics & Speciation  
10 Mar 21 (lec. 16)
Mar 23 (lec 17, 20)
Classification and Biological Diversity; Population Ecology  
11 Apr 4
Apr. 6
Ecology, cont.: Communities & Ecosystems
Animal Behavior
Review for Exam III
12 Apr 11
Apr 13
Tues: Exam 3
Thurs: Start Anatomy and Physiology
 
13 Apr 18
Apr 20
Physiology: Respiration, Circulation, Nervous System  
14 Apr 25 & 27 Physiology:  
15 May 2 & 4 Physiology: Reproduction
Conservation Biology
 
16   Final Exam:  Thu., May 10 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. • Review for Final Exam

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