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2020-2021 Academic Catalog 
2020-2021 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

BIO1521 Principles of Biology I

This course will cover the following topics diversity of life, biological classification, evolution by natural selection, evidence for evolution, speciation, population ecology, community ecology, and ecosystem processes. Emphasis will be on applying the scientific method of inquiry to laboratory and field investigations. Instructional methods will include discussions, lecture, lab work, fieldwork, and many hands-on activities. This course is open to any Landmark College student who wishes to gain a deeper understanding of the living world; there are no prerequisites, and only students in the A.S. Life Sciences degree program need to take both BIO1521 and BIO 1522   (which may be taken in any order). Lab included. Credits: 4.000