This course provides an introduction to cell biology and human physiology. Topics covered cell biology, mitosis and meiosis, bioenergetics, homeostasis genetics, respiration excretion, bones and muscles, nerves and immunity. This course is designed to build laboratory and field skills, scientific communication skills and critical thinking skills.
Upon completion, students are prepared for post-secondary studies in biology, physiology and health sciences. This course qualifies for the BC Adult Graduation Diploma.
Biology 62/63 is equivalent to Biology 051, and each is equivalent to Biology 12.
Prerequisites: ENGL 52/53 or equivalent skills. A strong science background is recommended.