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BIOL 171: Introduction to Biology I

BIOL 171 is the first semester of an introductory biology course appropriate for all life science majors. Topics covered include: cell structure, chemistry, growth and reproduction; DNA replication, transcription and translation; gene regulation, genetics, evolution, viruses, and bacteria.
3.000 Credit hours
45.000 Lecture hours

Syllabus Available
Schedule Types: Lecture

Arts & Sciences Division
Math & Science Department

Gen. Ed./Focus:
DB – Diversification: Biological Sc

Prerequisites:
Undergraduate level CHEM 161 Minimum Grade of C

 


Important Registration and Withdrawal Deadline Information

01/15/2019 Last day to register
01/15/2019 Last day to receive 100% tuition refund
01/30/2019 Last day to receive 50% tuition refund
01/30/2019 Last day to drop (No "W" on transcript)
03/25/2019 Last day to withdraw from class ("W" on transcript)

 


Note

Any/all of the textbook(s) for this course are NOT available online.

Prerequisite(s): Credit or concurrent enrollment in CHEM 161.
Recommended Preparation: BIOC 141 or BIOL 101 or BIOL 124; or credit or concurrent enrollment in CHEM 100 and/or ZOOL 200. It is strongly recommended to take BIOL 171L concurrently with BIOL 171.

This BIOL 171 class section (CRN 33441) is conducted online. Please check your hawaii.edu email account regularly for course notifications and email the instructor as needed for additional information. Go to http://go.hawaii.edu/fP7 to help you decide if an online class is right for you. To take an online class, you need regular access to a recent model desktop or laptop and high-speed Internet.

Students must have Microsoft Office, Adobe/PDF reader, Adobe Flash Reader, an installed updated browser (Firefox and Google Chrome are preferred), a UH email account, and skills to use these effectively. All of the aforementioned programs are available as free downloads. Students will need to log in to MyUH portal, UH email, and Laulima on a regular basis. This class does NOT involve time-specific online meetings.

This class requires approximately five proctored exams which may be taken at any authorized testing center.

This section will be participating in the Kapi’olani Bookstore’s IDAP program. An IDAP Rental Charge will be added to your MyUH account, price to be determined. See instructor for instructions on how to access your digital course material. If you have any questions, please contact the Kapiolani bookstore or visit our FAQ page at http://www.bookstore.hawaii.edu/uhkcc/SiteText.aspx?id=22233

 


Course Details

Term: Spring 2019
CRN: 33441
Subject: Biology (BIOL)
Course Number: 171
Course Title: Introduction to Biology I
Instructional Method: Distance – Completely Online
Credits: 3
Gen. Ed/Focus: DB
Grading Options: Standard Letter A-F, Credit/No Credit, or Audit
Instructor: Mackenzie Manning
Course Dates: 01/07-05/10
Meeting Times:
TBA TBA WWW 01/07-05/10

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