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BIO 1011L Fundamentals of Biology: Human Biology Lecture
2.0 Lecture Hours, 1.0 Hour Recitation; 3.0 Credits

This course provides an introduction to biological principles of homeostasis and cellular and organ system structure and function, with particular focus on the human organism. Classes are organized to coincide with hands-on laboratory exercises of BIO 1012, which is a co-requisite. Recitations include discussions of articles from areas of current research interest. Grades are based on exams and written assignments related to articles discussed in recitation.

Baruch Common Core (for students who entered Baruch prior to Fall 2013): This course does not satisfy any requirements.

CUNY Pathways at Baruch (for students who entered Baruch Fall 2013 or later, or who “opt-in” to CUNY Pathways): This course satisfies the “Scientific World” requirement of the Flexible Core.

Co-requisite: BIO 1012, unless transfer student has already satisfied requirement in the Life and Physical Sciences category of the Pathways core.

(Not open to students who have completed BIO 1005 or BIO 2010. Students who plan to major in Biological Sciences are advised to take BIO 2010 and BIO 3001.)

Prerequisite: none Co-requisite: BIO 1012