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    Grand Rapids Community College
  Jan 16, 2018
2017-2018 Catalog
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BI 110 - Biology in Society

Credit Hours: 3
Contact Hours: 3
Prerequisites/Other Requirements: None

English Prerequisites: None

Math Prerequisites: None

Corequisites: None
Description: In this course, students apply the scientific method and biological principles to problems and decisions confronting society today. Students develop their basic biological knowledge of DNA, molecular biology, and physiology in order to discuss the importance and ethical impact of the biological sciences on society.  General topics include DNA technology, stem cells, genomics, and forensic applications of biology. Specific topics discussed may vary from semester to semester as new issues and biological developments warrant.

Department Consent: No Consent
General Education Distribution Category Met: Natural Science

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