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BIOZ 151. Introduction to Biological Science Laboratory I. 1 Hour.

Semester course; 3 laboratory hours. 1 credit. Prerequisite: MATH 141, MATH 151, MATH 200, MATH 201 or a satisfactory score on the math placement exam; and CHEM 100 with a minimum grade of B, CHEM 101 with a minimum grade of C or a satisfactory score on the chemistry placement exam. Corequisite: BIOL 151. Laboratory investigation of cellular metabolism, genetics and molecular biology, with an emphasis on formation and testing of hypotheses. Laboratory exercises will elaborate themes discussed in BIOL 151.

Biology, Bachelor of Science (B.S.)

...BIOZ 151 and BIOZ 152 ; up to two laboratory experiences can be selected from BIOZ...

Biology, minor in

...BNFO 252 / LFSC 252 are approved course substitutes for BIOZ 151 and BIOZ 152 , respectively.