General Genetics - BIO 256 at Northern Virginia Community College

Advanced Search
Distance Learning
Restrict search to:
   Distance Learning Types
Time of Day
Restrict search to:
Restrict search to:
BIO 256 - General Genetics
Explores the principles of genetics ranging from classical Mendelian inheritance to the most recent advances in the biochemical nature and function of the gene. Includes experimental design and statistical analysis.
Lecture 3 hours. Recitation and laboratory 3 hours. Total 6 hours per week.
Prerequisites: BIO 101 & BIO 102 or equivalent.
4 credits

Schedule at Northern Virginia Community College

Not scheduled
Class # Section Credits Day Time Start Location Mode
41604 BIO 256-E05N 4
0:00 a.m.-0:00 a.m.
2024-01-16 Virtual and NOL WW
Except for the campus-based lab session(s), this NOVA Online course is 100% online requiring students to have reliable access to a computer and internet service and has no scheduled meeting times. Due dates can be found in the syllabus. Requires participation in lab held on the Annandale Campus, CS 110, Fridays from 11:10AM to 2:05 PM. Must also register for BIO 256-ES1N. Starts January 16.
41606 BIO 256-ES1N 0
11:10 a.m.-2:05 p.m.
2024-01-16 Annandale HY
Must be taken with BIO 256-E05N. Requires participation in lab held on the Annandale Campus, CS 110, Fridays from 11:10 AM to 2:05 PM. Starts January 16.
What Next?
Sign up with your college navigator
Already a student at Northern Virginia? A New Student?
  1. Register using SIS at My VCCS
  2. Purchase books
  3. Attend class
  1. Complete and submit an application for admission
  2. Request transcripts from your high school or other colleges attended
  3. Take placement tests
  4. File for financial aid
  5. Register for classes
  6. Purchase books
  7. Attend class

Any questions? Contact the college and talk to a counselor.