Gateway to Biology: Molecular Biology

BIOLOGY 201D

Non-laboratory version of Biology 201L. Introduces major concepts in biology through the lens of molecular biology. Molecular mechanisms that comprise the Central Dogma and variants. DNA structure and function, replication, transcription, and translation. Protein synthesis, folding, structure and function. Supporting topics related to the structure of cells, metabolism and energetics. Integration of physical and quantitative principles to molecular biology. Relevance to human diseases and the biotechnology industry. Prerequisite: Chemistry 21, 21L, 101DL, 110DL, or 201DL. Not open to students who have taken Biology 201L/201LA. Taught online. Instructor: Hill, Armaleo

Prerequisites

Prerequisite: Chemistry 21, 21L, 101DL, 110DL, or 201DL. Not open to students who have taken Biology 201L/201LA

Curriculum Codes
  • STS
  • NS
Typically Offered
Occasionally