Barsoum, Bernd, Hales, Sarafova, Wessner
Introduction to the unifying principles of biology at the levels of organization from molecules through cells. The main topics include 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 may take BIO 111 with either BIO 112 or BIO 114 to complete biology introductory course requirements.
Satisfies the Natural Science distribution requirement.
Students with credit for BIO 113 may not enroll in BIO 111.