Introduction to Life Science
Introduces scientific investigations, methods, observations, and communication.
Covers the cell, cell transport, metabolism, division, and reproduction.
Molecular Biology and Genetics
Covers molecular biology, DNA, RNA, protein synthesis, Mendelian and non-Mendelian genetics, human genetics, and biotechnology.
Covers Darwin's theory of evolution, natural selection, evidence of evolution, speciation, and the Hardy-Weinberg equilibrium.
Covers prokaryotes and archaea.
Protists and Fungi
Covers protists, their nutrition, characteristics, and classification, and fungi, their reproduction, symbiotic relationships, parts, and uses.
Covers different kinds of plants, including vascular seedless, nonvascular seedless, gymnosperms, and angiosperms, and discusses reproduction, plant hormones, and tropism.
Covers animal behaviors which include innate, learned, cyclical, and social.
Covers invertebrates including worms, mollusks, echinoderms, arthropods, and insects.
Introduces the characteristics and classification of vertebrates, including jawless fish, cartilaginous fish, bony fish, amphibians, reptiles, birds and mammals.
Covers human physiology including the skin, skeletal, muscular, digestive, cardiovascular, respiratory, nervous, excretory, immune, and reproductive systems.
Introduces ecology and includes discussions on biomes, populations, ecosystems, pollution, resources, and energy.