General Biology I - BIO 101 at Mountain Empire Community College


         
 
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BIO 101 - General Biology I
Focuses on biological processes with a chemical foundation, including macromolecules, cellular structure, metabolism, and genetics in an evolutionary context. Explores the core concepts of evolution; structure and function; information flow, storage and exchange; pathways and transformations of energy and matter; and systems biology. Emphasizes the process of science, interdisciplinary approach, and relevance of biology to society. Part I of a two-course sequence. Assignments require college-level reading fluency, coherent written communication, and basic mathematical skills. This is a Passport and UCGS transfer course. Credit toward graduation cannot be awarded for both BIO 101 and BIO 106.
Lecture 3 hours. Recitation and laboratory 3 hours. Total 6 hours per week.
4 credits

Schedule at Mountain Empire Community College

Class # Section Credits Day Time Start Location Mode
21281 BIO 101-F1 4
 M W   
9:40 a.m.-10:55 a.m.
2024-01-10 ME Main P
(This is a HyFlex course. There will be weekly scheduled lectures/discussions. Students may choose to attend these meetings in person or through the Zoom platform. Lectures and instructions for assignments will also be available online if the student prefers to work fully asynchronously in Canvas. Students can move between methods (attending one week in person and the next online, for example) based on their own needs and availabilities. This format offers students the ultimate flexibility to learn at their own pace.)
This distance education course may require the student's identity to be verified for certain assignments. MECC does not charge any additional fees for the purpose of verifying student identity. If external identity verification services are required or if the student chooses to use such services, the student is responsible for any and all costs incurred.
21735 BIO 101-F1A 4
       
0:00 a.m.-0:00 a.m.
2024-01-10 MECC Virtual Distance Learning WW
(This hyflex course meets on MW, 9:40 - 10:55 a.m. in G211 OR on ZOOM. See instructor for details.)
Students must complete the online orientation module in Canvas by the course instructor's stated due date.
(This is a HyFlex course. There will be weekly scheduled lectures/discussions. Students may choose to attend these meetings in person or through the Zoom platform. Lectures and instructions for assignments will also be available online if the student prefers to work fully asynchronously in Canvas. Students can move between methods (attending one week in person and the next online, for example) based on their own needs and availabilities. This format offers students the ultimate flexibility to learn at their own pace.)
21736 BIO 101-F1S 4
 M W   
9:40 a.m.-10:55 a.m.
2024-01-10 VIRTUAL - REAL TIME WW
(This is a HyFlex course. There will be weekly scheduled lectures/discussions. Students may choose to attend these meetings in person or through the Zoom platform. Lectures and instructions for assignments will also be available online if the student prefers to work fully asynchronously in Canvas. Students can move between methods (attending one week in person and the next online, for example) based on their own needs and availabilities. This format offers students the ultimate flexibility to learn at their own pace.)
This distance education course may require the student's identity to be verified for certain assignments. MECC does not charge any additional fees for the purpose of verifying student identity. If external identity verification services are required or if the student chooses to use such services, the student is responsible for any and all costs incurred.
53707 BIO 101-WA1 4
       
0:00 a.m.-0:00 a.m.
2024-01-10 MECC Virtual Distance Learning WW
53708 BIO 101-WA1L 0
       
0:00 a.m.-0:00 a.m.
2024-01-10 MECC Virtual Distance Learning WW
Class # Section Credits Day Time Start Location Mode
31903 BIO 101-WA1 4
       
0:00 a.m.-0:00 a.m.
2024-05-30 MECC Virtual Distance Learning ER
31904 BIO 101-WA1L 0
       
0:00 a.m.-0:00 a.m.
2024-05-30 MECC Virtual Distance Learning ER
Class # Section Credits Day Time Start Location Mode
44096 BIO 101-S1 4
 M W   
9:40 a.m.-10:55 a.m.
2024-08-22 ME Main P
This distance education course may require the student's identity to be verified for certain assignments. MECC does not charge any additional fees for the purpose of verifying student identity. If external identity verification services are required or if the student chooses to use such services, the student is responsible for any and all costs incurred.
(This Hyflex course requires that students attend class in-person or via Zoom on scheduled class days. Students may switch between these two attendance modalities as needed, but attendance is required.)
44368 BIO 101-S2 4
  Tu Th  
12:50 p.m.-2:05 p.m.
2024-08-22 ME Main P
(This Hyflex course requires that students attend class in-person or via Zoom on scheduled class days. Students may switch between these two attendance modalities as needed, but attendance is required.)
This distance education course may require the student's identity to be verified for certain assignments. MECC does not charge any additional fees for the purpose of verifying student identity. If external identity verification services are required or if the student chooses to use such services, the student is responsible for any and all costs incurred.
43935 BIO 101-WA1 4
       
0:00 a.m.-0:00 a.m.
2024-08-22 MECC Virtual Distance Learning ER
43936 BIO 101-WA1L 0
       
0:00 a.m.-0:00 a.m.
2024-08-22 MECC Virtual Distance Learning ER
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