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BIO 1012 Fundamentals of Biology: Human Biology Laboratory
3.0 Hours; 3.0 Credits

This course provides a hands-on introduction to biology, with emphasis on human anatomy and physiology. It includes experimentation with analytical reagents and model systems, microscopy, and dissections of the fetal pig and sheep organs are required. Grades are based on quizzes, practical exams, microscopy drawings, formal write-ups of experiments and one oral group presentation.

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 “Life and Physical Sciences” requirement of the Flexible Core.

Co-requisite: BIO 1011L, unless transfer student has already satisfied requirement in Scientific World category.

(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 1011L