Preparatory Biology

BIOL 1001
Credit Hours

Review of the principles of biology with a focus on organization of life, heredity and genetics, reproduction, development, and homeostasis. Student will learn how to study for Biology and will understand the foundations of biology. (1 cr. hr.) (Fall, Spring, Summer) Required for students who have exceeded the shelf-life of their high school biology grade prerequisite for entrance into the nursing program. Not for students without a prior biology course. Does not satisfy lab science requirements of high school biology prerequisite for BIOL 1510 or higher. Students may take this course only once. A nursing student who does not achieve a B grade the first time must then take a full semester biology course.
Prerequisite: Eligible to take ENGL 1010, satisfactory completion of all reading skills placements.