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Foundations of Biology

This course provides an introduction to the biological sciences. Key concepts will include molecular, cellular, organismal and ecological level biology. Foundations of Biology focuses on you and your living environment. A basic understanding of the principles of biology will assist you in making many decisions facing you and your world today. In this class, you will conduct scientific investigations, interpret the meaning of information, and apply your knowledge to understanding real-world issues. This course does not meet the requirements of a “lab science credit” as defined by colleges and universities. Foundations of Biology is intended to cover all of the life science proficiency standards required for graduation from CHRHS.