bio100 | undergraduate
Introduction To Life Science With Lab
topic title goes here
Cells - An Introduction
- Compare the structures of prokaryotic and eukaryotic cells.
- Discuss concepts on cell theory or spontaneous generation.
Cells - The Building Blocks of Life
- Describe the processes of photosynthesis and cellular respiration.
- Determine the relationship between environmental factors in photosynthesis.
- Describe the cell cycle.
- Describe the processes and outcomes of mitosis and meiosis.
Introduction to Biology and the Scientific Method
- Define each step of the scientific method.
- Identify characteristics of living organisms.
- Summarize the major theories of biology.
- Apply the scientific method to a real-life scenario.
The Biological World
- Assess the interconnectedness of human activities and the biological world.
- Describe the evidence in support of evolution by natural selection.
- Discuss the impact of natural selection in evolution.
- Analyze the implications of the patterns of evolution.
- Assess factors that affect speciation.
DNA, Chromosomes, and Genetics
- Explain the role of DNA in inheritance.
- Describe Gregor Mendel’s investigations into the patterns of inheritance.
- Solve basic genetic problems.
- Explain the relationships among human systems.
- Compare physiology of different living organisms.
- Classify organisms based on characteristics.
- Recognize the factors that influence species population growth.
- Describe an endangered ecological property.
Biotechnology and Ecology
- Assess the ethical issues of biotechnology.
- Describe the relationship of ecology with population growth and community interactions.
- Assess the relationship between demographic factors and human population growth.
Please ask about these special rates:
Teacher Rate: For some courses, special tuition rates are available for current, certified P-12 teachers and administrators. Please speak with an Enrollment Representative today for more details.
Military Rate: For some courses, special tuition rates are available for active duty military members and their spouses. Please speak with an Enrollment Representative today for more details.
The University of Phoenix reserves the right to modify courses.
While widely available, not all programs are available in all locations or in both online and on-campus formats. Please check with a University Enrollment Representative.
Transferability of credit is at the discretion of the receiving institution. It is the student’s responsibility to confirm whether or not credits earned at University of Phoenix will be accepted by another institution of the student’s choice.