Barsoum, Bernd, El Bejjani, Hales, Lom, Sarafova, Wessner
Introduction to the unifying principles of biology at the levels of organization from molecules through cells. The main topics are biochemistry and bioenergetics, cell structure and physiology, and Mendelian and molecular genetics. A laboratory, emphasizing planning, performing, and presenting experiments, meets once each week.
Students entering in 2012 and after: satisfies the Natural Science distribution requirement.
Students entering before 2012: satisfies the Natural Sciences & Mathematics distribution requirement.