Biology 1063—Biological Sciences

(ACTS BIOL 1004, when combined with BIOL 1071))

School of Mathematical and Natural Sciences

Syllabus.

How to get a good grade in a biology class.

Textbook Site.--Registration required.

Exam Grades.

On-line Biological Dictionary.--Not provided by the textbook publisher, so the definitions may not match exactly.

Bio Coach Biology Animations.--Includes help on respiration, photosynthesis, mitosis, meiosis, transcription and translation.

Lecture Outlines--These are only outlines, and are not intended to replace the detailed notes you should take in class.

Chapter 1--Introduction and Review.

Chapter 2--Essential Chemistry for Biology.

        Information about Chemistry of Water

Chapter 3--The Molecules of Life.

Chapter 4--Cell Structure and Function.

Chapter 5--The Working Cell.

Chapter 6--Cellular Respiration.

        Summary of Aerobic Respiration.

Chapter 7--Photosynthesis.

        Summary of Photosynthesis.

Chapter 8--Mitosis and Meiosis.

        You Tube Animation of Cell Cycle.

Chapter 9--Patterns of Inheritance.

Chapter 10--DNA Structure and Function.

        Animation of Transcription.

        Animation of Translation.

Chapter 13--How Populations Evolve

Chapter 14--How Biological Diversity Evolves.

Chapter 15--Origin and Evolution of Microbial Life.

Chapters 16 and 17--Fungi, Plants, and Animals.

Chapters 18 and 19--Ecology.

Chapter 20--Human Impact on the Environment.

 

Interesting Links:

Why do leaves change color?

Genetics information.