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College Catalogs

2015-2016 Catalog (Courses updated for 2016-2017)

    Housatonic Community College
  Jan 21, 2018
2017-2018 Academic Catalog

BIO* E105 - Introduction to Biology (4 credits)

Previously BI 107

Code(s): SCI, SCKX, SCRX
Prerequisite(s): Eligible for ENG* E101  or ENG* E101W  
A study of the characteristics of life, the processes living organisms use to sustain life and the way in which they pass information to future generations. The adaptations of humans are explored and compared with those of other organisms. Classification is presented to gain an appreciation of the unity and diversity of life. Course Outline: BIO 105  

3 hours lecture and 3 hours laboratory.