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BIOL 1B PRINCIPLES OF BIOLOGY - CELLULAR AND ORGANISMAL BIOLOGY 4 Units

Prerequisite(s): Biol 1A, Chem 1A.
The second course in a 3 course sequence for Biology majors (Biol 1ABC). The degree of rigor and amount of independent learning required are designed to meet the preparation needs of students transferring to upper division biology study. Investigates the basic principles of cell biology, describes and explores patterns of heredity including Mendelian genetics and linkage analysis, studies organismal physiology through investigations of plant and animal form and function. For majors in biological sciences but open to all qualified students. Recommended concurrent enrollment in Chem 1B. Total of 54 hours lecture and 72 hours laboratory. Transfer Credit: CSU, UC Grading: Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass

   #0321 10:00am- 3:15pm MTuWTh  LecLab  U434   CHOATE-CILET
         Short Term: 01/9/12-02/16/12

BIOL 4 PLANT BIOLOGY 4 Units

Prerequisite(s): None.
Basic botanical principles, plant evolution and diversity, the cell, photosynthesis, respiration, reproduction, heredity, ecology and importance of plants to humans. Recommended a 1-99 lab science course. Total of 54 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory. Transfer Credit: CSU, UC credit limitations. See counselor. Grading: Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass
#0150  8:00am-12:30pm MTuWTh  LecLab  HUNT   FOLSOM D    
      Short Term: 01/9/12-02/16/12
No. 0150: This class will be at Huntington Gardens. Students must park in the lot at the end of Allen Ave. Identify that you are in a PCC class. MEET the instructor at the ENTRANCE PAVILION (ticket booth) for further instructions.


BIOL 16 MARINE BIOLOGY 4 Units

Prerequisite(s): None.
Marine organisms and their relationship to such environmental factors as temperature, salinity, oxygen, minerals, ocean currents and depth; introduction to measurement of some of these factors. Collection and identification of marine organisms. Laboratory study of preserved specimens. Required instructional trips. Recommended a 1-99 lab science course. Total of 54 hours lecture and 54 hours laboratory. Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor. Grading: Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass

   #0059  7:30am-   Noon MTuThF  LecLab  U408   BOWER S     
         Short Term: 01/9/12-02/16/12

BIOL 19 SEXUALLY TRANSMITTED DISEASES 3 Units

Prerequisite(s): None.
Current biological knowledge in the area of sexually transmitted diseases. Methods of transmission, detection, treatment and prevention of STD's are discussed. Students are required to use computers to access current information and data concerning specific STD's. Cultural, racial, ethnic and economic dimensions of STD's are discussed. Discussion with health care workers. Total of 54 hours lecture. Transfer Credit: CSU credit under review; UC credit under review. Grading: Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass

   #0066    Noon- 3:00pm TuWTh   Lecture U321   IGOE JC     
         Short Term: 01/10/12-02/16/12

BIOL 20 INDEPENDENT STUDY 2 Units

Prerequisite(s): Anat 25, Biol 1A, Biol 4, Biol 14, Biol 16, Micro 2 or Physo 1; and approval of student project.
Student research on topics in biology: review of literature, design and execution of the experiments. Maximum credit 4 units, 2 units each semester. Total of 108 hours laboratory. Transfer Credit: CSU; UC credit limitations. See counselor. Grading: Letter Grade or Pass/No Pass

   #0096                 TBA     I-S     U402   DOUGLASS D N
         18.0 Hours TBA per week
         Short Term: 01/9/12-02/16/12

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