Designed for biology majors, this course focuses on principles of evolutionary theory,
classification of organisms, and their phylogenetic relationships. Emphasis is on
physiology and structures of representative plants and animals. Topics include development,
behavioral biology, ecology, and population genetics.
Letter Grade Only
- Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
- Lab hours/semester: 96-108
- Homework hours/semester: 96-108
Prerequisites: MATH 120 or MATH 123 (offered at CSM or Skyline), or appropriate score on the College
Placement Test or other multiple measures assessment.
Recommended: Eligibility for ENGL 100.
AA/AS Degree Requirements:Area B2, B3; Math Competency
(CSU GE Area B2, B3), UC (IGETC Area 5B, 5C)
C-ID: BIOL 140; BIOL 135 S (both BIOL 225 + 230)