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BIOL 215 –  Organismal Biology- BCS (CRN: 47429) at  Skyline College for Spring 2022

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BIOL 215 Organismal Biology: Core I

As part of a two-course core program, BIOL 215 is an introductory survey of organismal form and function. Analysis of fundamental biological functions including nutrition, gas exchange, reproduction, natural selection, and ecology using representative living organisms.

Units: 5
Degree Credit
Letter Grade Only
  • Lecture hours/semester: 48-54
  • Lab hours/semester: 96-108
  • TBA hours/semester: 16-18
  • Homework hours/semester: 80-90
Prerequisites: MATH 120 or MATH 123 or appropriate math placement test score and other measures as appropriate, or equivalent.
Corequisites: None
AA/AS Degree Requirements: Area 9B2
Transfer Credit: CSU (CSU GE Area B2, B3), UC (IGETC Area 5B, 5C)
C-ID: BIOL 135S, BIOL 140

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Department: Biology

Number of Units: 5

Cohort Restriction:

  • BCS2 - Bio and Chem Scholars - SKY

NOTE: This section is cohort restricted for students in the Biology & Chemistry Scholars Learning Community. If you would like more information, please contact Bryan Swartout, STEM Center Program Services Coordinator, at (650) 738-7939, or by email at or by visiting: .

Fee Description Type Amount
Book-Inclusive Digital Acc-SKY Flat Fee $59
BC - Laboratory/Studio/Activity
Meeting Date: 01/18-05/20
Meeting Time: 9:10am-11:50am
Days: T, Th
Building: 07 Room: 7241
Instructor: Kevin Davis
BC - Laboratory/Studio/Activity
Meeting Date: 01/18-05/20
Meeting Time: TBA 1 Hrs/Wk
Building: TBA Room: TBA
Instructor: Kevin Davis
BC - Lecture and/or Discussion
Meeting Date: 01/18-05/20
Meeting Time: 11:10am-12:00pm
Days: M, W, F
Building: 12 Room: 130
Instructor: Nickolas Kapp
Critical Dates for this Course Date
Last day to add class January 31, 2022
Last day to drop with a section refund January 31, 2022
Last day to drop without appearing on transcript February 6, 2022
Last day to withdraw with a W April 28, 2022
Last day to change to Pass/No Pass Grading Option May 20, 2022