Biology 1 is an introductory course open to all students. It emphasizes the application of the scientific method in discovering and verifying major concepts in biology. Through reading, experimentation, and observation students study cellular biology, genetics, evolution, characteristics of life, and human physiology. Honors Biology 1 is a fast-paced course that explores the basic concepts more quickly so that a more thorough treatment of certain topics is possible.
Prerequisite: departmental approval for enrollment in Honors level.