BL1500 - Biology

This is an introductory biology course with emphasis being placed on the following: a study of the cell, its structure and function; a comparison between animal and plant cells; a brief study of selected organisms of the Protista kingdom and a comparison between eucaryotes and procaryotes; a study of DNA and RNA and protein synthesis; an introductory study of gene regulation in procaryotes and eucaryotes; the principles of hereditary; an introductory study of biotechnology; a study of tissues; an introduction to anatomical and medical terminology, and a study of the skeletal system.

This course is offered in the following programs:
Medical Laboratory Sciences
Medical Radiography