BIOL 1400 Introductory Cell Biology

(B) Bachelors
(OS) Halmos Coll of Nat Sci & Ocn
(OBIS) OS - Biological Sciences
3 credits

This course is an introduction to the basic principles of cell and molecular biology. It includes the study of atomic, molecular, cellular structure and function; biochemical processes and pathways; molecular and classical genetics. Prerequisite: MATH 1000 or higher. Frequency: Every Fall and Winter. (Description Last Updated: Summer I 2016 (201650))

Learning Outcomes

  1. Describe the various types of cells and their specialized functions.
  2. Describe the structures and functions of prokaryotic and eukaryotic cells.
  3. Demonstrate an understanding of extracellular and intracellular metabolic pathways.
  4. Demonstrate a familiarity with the evolutionary history of prokaryotic and eukaryotic cells.
  5. Describe mitosis, meiosis and basic Mendelian genetics.
  6. Demonstrate an understanding of the cellular effects of various diseases, as well as describe the various cells involved in immunity and how these specialized cells function.
  7. Describe the mechanisms of DNA replication and gene expression in prokaryotic and eukaryotic cells.
Term CRN Dates Campus Instructor
Current Course Offerings
No courses currently scheduled
Future Course Offerings (Subject To Change)
201820 23052 08/22 - 12/05/2017 Ft Lauderdale/Davie Campus Alegre, Adriana
201820 24257 08/21 - 12/04/2017 Ft Lauderdale/Davie Campus Koi, Sandra
201820 20480 08/22 - 12/05/2017 Ft Lauderdale/Davie Campus Alegre, Adriana
201820 20481 08/21 - 12/10/2017 On-line Course Arena, Paul
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