BIOS 100 Fall 2003, Section 20477

Lecture meets at 11:00am in 250 SES - Michael Muller, Instructor

Week

Dates

Topic

Readings in Freeman 1st Ed.

 

1

 

Aug 25

Course Introduction, Science as a Process

1

27

The Chemistry of Life I

2, 3.2

29

The Chemistry of Life II

2, 3.2

 

2

 

Sept 1

Labor Day - No School

 

3

Energy, ATP, and Enzymes I

2.3

5

Energy, ATP, and Enzymes II

2.3

 

3

8

Cells - Structure and Function I - Cell Structures

5

10

Cells - Structure and Function II - Organelles

5

12

Cells - Structure and Function III - Membranes

4

 

4

15

Movement Across Membranes

4

17

Exam 1 - Covers Weeks 1-3 and Sept 15

7

19

Photosynthesis I

7

 

5

22

Photosynthesis II

7

24

Photosynthesis III

7, 28.3

26

Respiration and Fermentation I

6

 

6

29

Respiration and Fermentation II

6

Oct 1

Respiration and Fermentation III

6

3

DNA - the Molecule of Heredity

12

 

7

6

Protein Synthesis I

13

8

Protein Synthesis II

13

10

Genetic Control of Prokaryotes and Eukarotes I

14, 15

 

8

13

Genetic Control of Prokaryotes and Eukarotes II

14, 15

15

Mitosis

8

17

Meiosis

9

 

9

20

Review for Exam II - optional class

 

22

Exam II - Covers Weeks 4-8

 

24

Plant Biology - The Plant Body

31

 

10

27

Plant Biology - Plant Anatomy

31

29

Transport in Plants

32

31

Plant Nutrition

33

 

11

Nov 3

Plant Diversity and Reproduction I

28, 36

5

Plant Diversity and Reproduction II

28, 36

7

The Urinary System

39

 

12

10

The Circulatory and Respiratory System I

41

12

Exam III - Covers Weeks 9-11 (the plant stuff)

 

14

The Circulatory and Respiratory System I

41

 

13

17

The Digestive System

 

19

The Endocrine System & Nervous System I

42, 43, 44

21

The Endocrine System & Nervous System I

42, 43, 44

 

14

24

The Immune System I

46

26

The Immune System II

46

28

Thanksgiving - No Class

 

 

15

Dec 1

The Origin of Life I

2

3

The Origin of Life II

2

5

Exam IV - Covers Weeks 12 to 15 and Nov 7

 

16

 

Final Exam - Thursday, Dec 11, 8:00 am 250 SES

 

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