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Course Title: INTRODUCTION TO BIODIVERSITY
Designed for the student majoring in biology. Introduces basic concepts about cell structure and function, including the wide variety of macromolecules that play key roles in living systems. The genetic mechanisms by which hereditary information is passed down from one generation to the next will be discussed. The genetics of populations as a whole and the evolution of species will also be studied. Three hours of lecture and three hours of lab per week.