The page uses Browser Access Keys to help with keyboard navigation. Click to learn moreSkip to Navigation

Different browsers use different keystrokes to activate accesskey shortcuts. Please reference the following list to use access keys on your system.

Alt and the accesskey, for Internet Explorer on Windows
Shift and Alt and the accesskey, for Firefox on Windows
Shift and Esc and the accesskey, for Windows or Mac
Ctrl and the accesskey, for the following browsers on a Mac: Internet Explorer 5.2, Safari 1.2, Firefox, Mozilla, Netscape 6+.

We use the following access keys on our gateway

n Skip to Navigation
k Accesskeys description
h Help
University of Tennessee, Knoxville    
  Dec 12, 2017
2010-2011 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

[Add to Portfolio]

BIOL 130 - Biodiversity

4 Credit Hours
Unifying concepts and principles of biology, illustrated with diversity of life. Properties of life, molecular basis, origin of life, cells, genetics, introduction to kingdoms, origins of multicellularity, multicellular plants and animals, ideas about evolution, man's place in nature. Emphasis on common themes in living systems (e.g., metabolism, protein and nucleotide sequence similarities, morphology), phylogeny construction, fossils, and the major plant and animal groups. Writing and analysis of lab activities required. Intended for science majors.

Satisfies General Education Requirement: (NS)
Contact Hour Distribution: 3 hours lecture and one 3-hour lab.
Credit Restriction: Students receiving credit for both 101 and 102 may not receive credit for 130.
Comment(s): Although not required, it is strongly recommended that 130 and 140 be taken in sequence.

[Add to Portfolio]