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BIO 101 - General Biology I
Focuses on foundations in 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 process of science, interdisciplinary approach, and relevance of biology to society. Part I of a two-course sequence. This is a Passport Transfer course.
Lecture 3 hours. Recitation and laboratory 3 hours. Total 6 hours per week. 4 credits
Readiness to enroll in ENG 111 plus completion of developmental math unit 3 required or placement in unit 4 or above
4 credits
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Schedule at Northern Virginia Community College

Spring 2020

Class # Section Credits Day Time Start Location Mode
21589 BIO 101-E05A 4
       
0:00 a.m.-0:00 a.m.
2020-01-13 Virtual and ELI WW
Online course. Requires attendance at mandatory on-campus labs at the Alexandria Campus, 1/18, 10:00 am to 2:00 pm, 2/8, 11:00 am to 4:00 pm, 3/14, 11:00 am to 4:00 pm, and 4/18, 10:00 am to 12:00 noon. Students may be permitted to make up a missed lab with advance notice and approval of the instructor in one of the other normally-scheduled BIO 101 labs on campus. Students must register for BIO 101-ES1A lab. Starts January 13.
21593 BIO 101-E06N 4
       
0:00 a.m.-0:00 a.m.
2020-01-13 Virtual and ELI WW
Prerequisite: Satisfactory placement score for ENG 111. Online course. Requires attendance at mandatory weekly on campus lab CS 110 on Sunday (February 9, March 22 and April 26) from 10:00am-6:00pm. Students must register for BIO 101-ES2N lab. Starts January 13.
21595 BIO 101-E60N 4
       
0:00 a.m.-0:00 a.m.
2020-02-17 Virtual and ELI WW
3rd twelve-week online course. Requires mandatory attendance at on-campus labs, Annandale Campus, CS 128, Sundays: 3/1, 3/8, 3/29, 4/26 and 5/3 from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm. Must also register for BIO 101-EU1N. Starts February 17.
21590 BIO 101-E61A 4
       
0:00 a.m.-0:00 a.m.
2020-02-17 Virtual and ELI WW
3rd twelve-week online course. Requires attendance at mandatory on-campus labs on the Alexandria Campus, 3/14, 9:00 to 11:00 am, 4/18, 12:00 to 5:00 pm, and 5/2, 11:00 am to 4:00 pm. Students may be permitted to make up a missed lab with advance notice and approval of the instructor in one of the other normally-scheduled BIO 101 labs on campus. Must also register for BIO 101-EU2A. Starts February 17.
53803 BIO 101-E62A 4
       
0:00 a.m.-0:00 a.m.
2020-02-17 Virtual and ELI WW
Prerequisite: Satisfactory placement score for ENG 111. 3rd twelve-week online course. Requires attendance at mandatory on-campus labs on the Alexandria Campus, Saturdays, 3/7, 3/8, 4/18, 5/9; 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. Students may be permitted to make up a missed lab with advance notice and approval of the instructor in one of the other normally-scheduled BIO 101 labs on campus. Must also register for BIO 101-EU3A. Starts February 17.

Summer 2020

Class # Section Credits Day Time Start Location Mode
21442 BIO 101-E20A 4
       
0:00 a.m.-0:00 a.m.
2020-05-18 Virtual and ELI WW
Twelve-week online course. Requires attendance at mandatory on-campus labs at the Alexandria Campus, dates and time TBA. Students must register for BIO 101-ES1A lab. Starts May 18.
21444 BIO 101-E60A 4
       
0:00 a.m.-0:00 a.m.
2020-06-01 Virtual and ELI WW
2nd ten-week online course. Requires attendance at mandatory on-campus labs at the Alexandria Campus, dates and time TBA. Students must register for BIO 101-ET1A lab. Starts June 1.

Fall 2020

Class # Section Credits Day Time Start Location Mode
25580 BIO 101-E05A 4
       
0:00 a.m.-0:00 a.m.
2020-08-24 Virtual and ELI WW
Online course. Requires attendance at mandatory weekly on-campus labs at the Alexandria Campus, dates and time TBA. Must also register for BIO 101-ES1A. Starts August 24.
25582 BIO 101-E06N 4
       
0:00 a.m.-0:00 a.m.
2020-08-24 Virtual and ELI WW
Online course. Requires attendance at mandatory on-campus labs, Annandale Campus, dates and time TBA. Must also register for BIO 101-ES1N. Starts August 24.
25584 BIO 101-E07N 4
       
0:00 a.m.-0:00 a.m.
2020-08-24 Virtual and ELI WW
Online course Requires attendance at mandatory weekly on-campus lab, Annandale Campus, dates and time TBA. Must also register for BIO 101-ES3N. Starts August 24.
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