134058 – Biology 1

Course Description

Biology and the research approach, water and the environment, macromolecules, chemical evolution. The central dogma-nucleic acids, replication, transcription, the genetic code and translation, DNA technology and genomics, the prokaryotic cell, membtanes- structure and function, metabolism and energy, the eukaryotic cell-organells, mitosis and meiosis, from cell to tissue, differentiation, the basis of evolution, taxonomy phylogenetics and systematics.