2021-2023 Catalog

BIOL 201 Cell Biology: Creation, Energy and the Gift of Life

Basic biology class designed for students intending to go further in the life sciences. First course in series of Biology 201/202/203. Covers cell evolution, basic biochemistry, and cellular structure and function. Lab included. Prerequisite: CHEM 111 or 121, or concurrent enrollment. (NSL)




  1. List differences between prokaryotic and eukaryotic cells
  2. Summarize the organization of the genome[s]
  3. Describe the flow of information from DNA to protein
  4. Perform complete laboratory protocols.