Life Science


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Office hours for Fall 2015: : T 1–2 p.m., TTh 4–5 p.m., or by appointment


The syllabus is available here.

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Blackboard page

The Blackboard page will be used to administer midterms and distribute documents and grades.

Lecture presentations

All presentations are available as PowerPoint files (because these use copyrighted images under the Fair Use provisions of US copyright law, they are restricted to students in the class, and require login) Viewing these requires either PowerPoint or the PowerPoint viewer.

Midterm exams

  1. Get suggestions for optimizing your performance on the midterms.
  2. How to view your test results (to study for the final)

Writing Assignment

The writing assignment is here.


Register your iClicker in Blackboard. Go to the Tools page. The iClicker icon should be at the bottom. Click it and enter the code from the back of your iClicker.

Other information

Catalog Description

BIO 110/111L - Life Science (3/1)

Basic concepts in the study of living systems, including human beings. Uses the study of biology to illustrate approaches of science in understanding the universe. The role of science in modern society and the impact of human civilization on other organisms considered. Designed to satisfy the general education requirements for life science. Course fulfills GE Sub-area B2.