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Hagerstown Community College / HCC

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2019-2020 Catalog 
    Jul 15, 2024  
2019-2020 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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BIO 119 - Introductory Biology for Health Professions

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.
(4 Credits)
This course is an inquiry based introductory level preparatory course designed to provide a firm foundation in the basic principles of Biology (scientific investigation, chemical basis of life, biomolecules, cell theory, metabolism, homeostasis, genetics, ecology and evolution). Application of newly acquired knowledge to current science issues in society and health careers will be woven throughout the course. This course is appropriate for health profession majors who plan to pursue a health profession degree at a four year institution and/or for those students who do not pass the A&P placement exam required for admission to BIO 203  (A&P I). This course may also be an appropriate general education course for those students pursuing degrees in other fields. Please check with your academic advisor to be certain of transfer to your particular institution. * 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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