This course provides an introduction to cell biology and human physiology. Topics covered include cell biology, mitosis and meiosis, bioenergetics, homeostasis, genetics, circulation, respiration, excretion, bones and muscles, nerves and immunity. The course is designed to build laboratory and field skills, scientific communication skills and critical thinking skills.
Upon completion, students are prepared for post-secondary studies in biology, physiology and health sciences. This course qualifies for the BC Adult Graduation Diploma.
Biology 62/ 63 is equivalent to Biology 051, and each is equivalent to Biology 12.
Available in Castlegar (as Biol 051), Grand Forks, Kaslo, Nakusp, Nelson, and Trail. To register, call the centre nearest you to meet with an Upgrading instructor.
Prerequisites: ENGL 52/53 or equivalent skills. A strong science background is recommended.
ENGL 52/53 or equivalent skills. A strong science background is recommended.