Dec 06, 2019  
2019-2020 College Catalog 
  
2019-2020 College Catalog

BIO 113 - Principles of Biology I

Class Hours: 4
Lab Hours: 3
Credit Hours: 5

The first course in a two-semester sequence for biological science majors. This course is a study of the fundamental principles of biology, including cell structure and function, bioenergetics, molecular and organismal genetics, evolutionary theory, and an introduction to diversity. Laboratory requirement supplements lecture. Note: Title and description designed for articulation through the Clemson Bridge Program.

Prerequisites: Satisfactory reading and writing placement scores for ENG 101  or ENG 103 , or completion of ENG 100 , ENG 101 , ENG 103  or ENG 155 . Satisfactory math placement scores for MAT 102  or completion of MAT 101 . High school college preparatory biology and chemistry or BIO 105  and  CHM 105  strongly recommended. All prerequisite courses require a grade of C or better.
Note: Credit may not be earned for both BIO 113 and   or BIO 105 .