Health-Sciences - Course - BIOLOGY

  • Course Code: BIOL223
  • Credits: 3
  • Hours Distribution: 2Lec,2Lab,0Tut
  • Course Type: Major Core Courses (MCC)

Course Description

An introductory level course that covers the fundamental principles of cell biology, membrane transportations, genetics, human biology, evolution and ecology, morphology and physiology of body systems, with emphasis on the different types of cells and cellular structures. Moreover, the course will cover the organization of life, energy transfer through living systems, and diversity of life. This course includes: i) The molecular basis of life; ii) The biology of the cell; iii) Genetic and molecular biology; iv) Evolution; v) The diversity of life; vi) Plant form and function; vii) Animal form and function; and viii) Ecology and behavior.