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Hagerstown Community College / HCC

Academic Catalog

2019-2020 Catalog 
    Jul 13, 2024  
2019-2020 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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BIO 113 - Principles of Biology I

Prerequisite: ENG 099 , RDG 095 , or appropriate score on the placement test AND MAT 099 MAT 095 MAT 090 , or appropriate score on the placement test.
Corequisite: CHM 101  or higher (successful completion of high school chemistry within the last 5 years is an acceptable substitute for CHM 101 ). 
(4 Credits)
This is the first semester of a two-­semester biology sequence, with laboratory, for and all other science majors in transfer programs. The course includes the structure and function of biomolecules, cell structure and function, cell energetics and metabolism, classical and human genetics, gene expression, and an introduction to biotechnology. Biology majors should continue the sequence with BIO 114 * Biological/Physical Science and Lab Approved General Education Course.  Laboratory fee required. Total of 45 hours of lecture and 45 hours of lab.

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