2023-2024 College Catalog

BIOL 191 Introduction to Molecular & Cell Biology

An introduction to fundamental principles that govern cellular and molecular processes and experimental approaches used for discovery in this field. We will study the major molecules that comprise cells, diversity of cell structures and functions, processes cells use to acquire energy, and the Central Dogma of molecular biology. This course is required for majors in biology, biochemistry, and medical technology.  BIOL 191 is a prerequisite for all 300- and 400-level courses in biology.