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    Volunteer State Community College
  Feb 20, 2018
2017-2018 VSCC Catalog
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BIOL 1010 - ♦Introduction to Biology I

This course is an introduction to the biological sciences with an emphasis on basic concepts of the “building blocks of life” at the molecular and cellular levels. Functions of cellular organelles, photosynthesis, cellular respiration, protein synthesis, genetics, cell reproduction, and evolution will be emphasized. Prokaryotes, protists, and fungi will be introduced. (Same as TN eCampus BIOL 1010)

Prerequisites: Acceptable placement scores or completion of all Learning Support Competencies in Reading and Writing
Corequisites: BIOL 1010L

Contact Hours: Three lecture hours per week
Laboratory Hours: Two laboratory hours per week
General Education: Course can be used to meet Minimum General Education Core requirements.
Credits: (4)

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