Class Schedule

Class Schedule For Biological Sciences - Summer2021

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Table Of Contents

BIO 1 - Biodiver,Evolution+Ecol (5 Units)

Introduction to properties of life and cells leading to genetic and biological diversity. Survey of biological diversity emphasizing variation leading to natural selection; introduction to ecological concepts within an evolutionary framework; a survey of ecosystems and global climate change. Development of scientific skills will be emphasized. Designed for science majors. Lecture three hours; laboratory three hours; activity two hours; fee course.

Note: Field trips may be required.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for BIO 1 Section 01 50005 6W2 Lecture 48/11 WEBONLINE - Pitzer,Jr.,Jimmy Bruce B2,B3,FL,SELF
** Meets 07/12/2021 to 08/22/2021 **
02 book for BIO 1 Section 02 50006 6W2 Laboratory 24/3 WEBONLINE - Pitzer,Jr.,Jimmy Bruce B2,B3,FL,SELF
** Meets 07/12/2021 to 08/22/2021 **
03 book for BIO 1 Section 03 50017 6W2 Laboratory 24/8 WEBONLINE - Pitzer,Jr.,Jimmy Bruce B2,B3,FL,SELF
** Meets 07/12/2021 to 08/22/2021 **
04 book for BIO 1 Section 04 50007 6W2 Activity 24/3 WEBONLINE - Pitzer,Jr.,Jimmy Bruce B2,B3,SELF
** Meets 07/12/2021 to 08/22/2021 **
05 book for BIO 1 Section 05 50018 6W2 Activity 24/8 WEBONLINE - Pitzer,Jr.,Jimmy Bruce B2,B3,FL,SELF
** Meets 07/12/2021 to 08/22/2021 **

BIO 10 - Basic Biological Concepts (3 Units)

An intensive introductory course for non-majors who will take additional course work in biology or related disciplines, including the allied health sciences. Introduction to the biological sciences with strong emphasis on cellular structure and metabolism, molecular biology and genetics, as well as concepts and principles common to all living systems including ecology and evolution. Lecture three hours.

Note: Not open to Biological Sciences majors or students who have received credit for BIO 1 or BIO 2.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for BIO 10 Section 01 50008 6W1 Lecture 30/6 MTW WEBONLINE 0900AM-1120AM Wenzel,Michael T B2,FL,SELF
** Meets 06/01/2021 to 07/07/2021 **

BIO 22 - Intro Human Anatomy (4 Units)

Introduction to the study of the gross and microscopic structure of the human body using a systemic approach. Lecture three hours; laboratory three hours. Fee course.

Prerequisite: BIO 1, BIO 2 or BIO 10

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for BIO 22 Section 01 50009 6W2 Lecture 24/4 MTWR WEBONLINE 0800AM-0935AM Ernst,Alan Frederick FL,SELF
** Meets 07/12/2021 to 08/19/2021 **
02 book for BIO 22 Section 02 50010 6W2 Laboratory 24/4 MTW WEBONLINE 0945AM-1155AM Ernst,Alan Frederick
** Meets 07/12/2021 to 08/18/2021 **

BIO 25 - Human Anatomy+Physio I (4 Units)

BIO 25/26 series provides an introduction to the structure and function of the major organ systems of the human body. BIO 25 offers basic terminology and concepts pertaining to the disciplines of anatomy and physiology, including structure/function relationships, homeostasis, and organizational levels; and provides an introduction to the structure and function of the muscular and nervous systems.

Note: Not open to students who have successfully completed BIO 22 and BIO 131, or an equivalent combination of separate anatomy and physiology courses. Lecture three hours; laboratory three hours. Fee course.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for BIO 25 Section 01 50011 6W1 Discussion 30/1 MTWR WEBONLINE 1030AM-1205PM Lundmark,Jennifer A FL,SELF
** Meets 06/01/2021 to 07/08/2021 **
02 book for BIO 25 Section 02 50012 6W1 Laboratory 30/1 MTW WEBONLINE 1215PM-0235PM Lundmark,Jennifer A FL,SELF
** Meets 06/01/2021 to 07/07/2021 **

BIO 26 - Human Anatomy+Physio II (4 Units)

BIO 25/26 series provides an introduction to the structure and function of the major organ systems of the human body. BIO 26 provides an introduction to the structure and function of the cardiovascular, respiratory, renal and digestive systems, and emphasizes homeostatic control mechanisms.

Note: Not open to students who have successfully completed BIO 22 and BIO 131, or an equivalent combination of separate anatomy and physiology courses. Lecture three hours; laboratory three hours. Fee course.

Prerequisite: BIO 25 or instructor permission.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for BIO 26 Section 01 50013 6W2 Discussion 35/0 MTWR WEBONLINE 0800AM-0935AM Foster,William FL,SELF
** Meets 07/12/2021 to 08/19/2021 **
02 book for BIO 26 Section 02 50014 6W2 Laboratory 35/0 MTW WEBONLINE 1045AM-1255PM Foster,William FL,SELF
** Meets 07/12/2021 to 08/18/2021 **

BIO 39 - Microbio-Allied Hlth Students (4 Units)

Introduction to micro-organisms, particularly bacteria and viruses, with emphasis on health care-related applications of microbiology using case studies. Laboratory work includes aseptic techniques, methods of cultivating and identifying bacteria, demonstration of microbial properties and will provide practice with basic microbiological skills. Lecture three hours; laboratory three hours. Fee Course.

Note: Does not satisfy microbiology requirement for Biological Sciences majors.

Prerequisite: BIO 10; CHEM 5 or CHEM 6A and CHEM 6B or equivalent.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for BIO 39 Section 01 50015 6W1 Lecture 48/4 WEBONLINE - Kirvan,Christine A FL,SELF
** Meets 06/01/2021 to 07/11/2021 **
02 book for BIO 39 Section 02 50016 6W1 Laboratory 24/0 WEBONLINE - Kirvan,Christine A FL,SELF
** Meets 06/01/2021 to 07/11/2021 **
03 book for BIO 39 Section 03 50615 6W1 Laboratory 24/6 WEBONLINE - Kirvan,Christine A FL,SELF
** Meets 06/01/2021 to 07/11/2021 **

BIO 109 - Biology of Dinosaurs (3 Units)

Introduction to the biology of the dinosaurs. Dinosaurs came in a vast array of shapes and sizes and exemplify biodiversity. This course will examine the dinosaurs in an evolutionary framework, discussing their origin, the major lineages, phylogeny and what they look like today. The course will take advantage of the recent surge in scientific investigations into the biology of dinosaurs, such as parental care, sexual selection, group living, flight and feathers. Does not count toward the Biological Sciences Major.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for BIO 109 Section 01 50020 6W1 Lecture 30/0 MTW WEBONLINE 1200PM-0220PM Coleman,Ronald M B5,FL,SELF
** Meets 06/01/2021 to 07/07/2021 **
02 book for BIO 109 Section 02 50194 6W2 Lecture 30/9 MTW WEBONLINE 1200PM-0220PM Coleman,Ronald M B5
** Meets 07/12/2021 to 08/18/2021 **

BIO 131 - Systemic Physiology (4 Units)

Physiology of organ systems with emphasis on control and integration of system function. Experiments using humans and selected vertebrate animal models are performed in the laboratory to illustrate functional characteristics of organ systems discussed in lecture and to provide direct experience with techniques, recording systems, and methods of data analysis commonly used in physiology and related fields. Lecture three hours; laboratory three hours. Fee course.

Prerequisite: CHEM 1B or CHEM 6B and BIO 1 or BIO 2 or BIO 10 or BIO 22.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for BIO 131 Section 01 50022 6W1 Lecture 72/0 MTWR WEBONLINE 0800AM-0935AM Rechs,Adam J FL,SELF
** Meets 06/01/2021 to 07/08/2021 **
02 book for BIO 131 Section 02 50023 6W1 Laboratory 24/0 MTW WEBONLINE 0945AM-1155AM Rechs,Adam J FL,SELF
** Meets 06/01/2021 to 07/07/2021 **
03 book for BIO 131 Section 03 50024 6W1 Laboratory 24/0 MTW WEBONLINE 1230PM-0230PM Rechs,Adam J FL,SELF
** Meets 06/01/2021 to 07/07/2021 **
04 book for BIO 131 Section 04 50025 6W1 Laboratory 24/0 MTW WEBONLINE 0245PM-0455PM Rechs,Adam J FL,SELF
** Meets 06/01/2021 to 07/07/2021 **
05 book for BIO 131 Section 05 50715 6W2 Lecture 48/12 MTWR SQU456 0800AM-0935AM Wright,Michael
** Meets 07/12/2021 to 08/19/2021 **
06 book for BIO 131 Section 06 50716 6W2 Laboratory 24/3 MTW SQU218 0945AM-1155AM Wright,Michael
** Meets 07/12/2021 to 08/18/2021 **
07 book for BIO 131 Section 07 50768 6W2 Laboratory 24/9 MTW SQU218 1230PM-0230PM Fajardo,Heather Lynn
** Meets 07/12/2021 to 08/18/2021 **

BIO 152 - Human Parasitology (3 Units)

Examines, in detail, the most important species of protozoans, flukes, tapeworms and roundworms that infect humans. Life cycles, pathology and prophylaxis constitute the principal topics in lectures. Morphology, physiology, taxonomy and diagnosis constitute the principal topics in the laboratory. Lecture two hours; laboratory three hours. Fee course.

Prerequisite: BIO 1 and BIO 2.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for BIO 152 Section 01 50526 6W1 Discussion 48/1 WEBONLINE - Pitzer,Jr.,Jimmy Bruce FL,SELF
** Meets 06/01/2021 to 07/11/2021 **
02 book for BIO 152 Section 02 50527 6W1 Laboratory 24/0 WEBONLINE - Pitzer,Jr.,Jimmy Bruce FL,SELF
** Meets 06/01/2021 to 07/11/2021 **
03 book for BIO 152 Section 03 50709 6W1 Laboratory 24/1 WEBONLINE - Pitzer,Jr.,Jimmy Bruce FL,SELF
** Meets 06/01/2021 to 07/11/2021 **

BIO 184 - General Genetics (4 Units)

Principles of inheritance as they relate to microorganisms, plants, animals and humans. Genetic mechanisms are analyzed according to evidence derived from both classical and current research. The nature, structure, and function of the genome are considered at the molecular level. Lecture three hours; laboratory three hours. Fee course.

Prerequisite: BIO 1 and BIO 2; declared major in Biological Sciences, Biochemistry, Chemistry or instructor consent

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for BIO 184 Section 01 50026 6W1 Lecture 40/1 MTWR WEBONLINE 0800AM-0935AM Peavy,Thomas R FL,SELF
** Meets 06/01/2021 to 07/08/2021 **
02 book for BIO 184 Section 02 50027 6W1 Laboratory 20/0 MTW WEBONLINE 0945AM-1155AM Peavy,Thomas R FL,SELF
** Meets 06/01/2021 to 07/07/2021 **
03 book for BIO 184 Section 03 50028 6W1 Laboratory 20/2 MTW WEBONLINE 1220PM-0230PM Peavy,Thomas R FL,SELF
** Meets 06/01/2021 to 07/07/2021 **

BIO 199A - Intro Undergrad Research (1-2 Units)

Student conducts introductory, independent laboratory or field research on an original question. Research must culminate in a formal report. Weekly meetings may be required. Students must have a research prospectus approved by faculty mentor and Department Chair.

Note: May be taken more than once, no more than 2 units from BIO 195, BIO 197 and BIO 199 combined may be applied to the Biological Sciences upper division major requirement.

Prerequisite: Department Chair and instructor permission.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for BIO 199A Section 01 50030 SNS Independent Study 1/0 TBAARR - Kneitel,Jamie M
** Meets 06/01/2021 to 08/22/2021 **

BIO 199D - Adv Undergrad Research (1-2 Units)

Advanced laboratory or field research on an original question. The research must culminate in a formal report. Weekly meetings may be required. Students must have a prospectus approved by the faculty member and the Department Chair.

Note: May be taken more than once; no more than 2 units from BIO 195, BIO 197 and BIO 199 combined may be applied to the Biological Sciences upper division major requirement.

Prerequisite: Department Chair and instructor permission.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
02 book for BIO 199D Section 02 50531 SNS Independent Study 30/16 TBAARR - Ma,Yinfa
** Meets 06/01/2021 to 08/22/2021 **

BIO 225 - Stem Cell Biology (1 Units)

Graduate level introductory course in human stem cell biology with specific emphasis on adult, embryonic, and induced pluripotent stem cells. Topics will include how stem cells are isolated or generated, how they are cultured, and how they are used for regenerative therapies. In addition, students will learn about Good Manufacturing Practice (GMP) and how to manufacture human stem cells.

Prerequisite: Graduate status and instructor permission.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for BIO 225 Section 01 50844 SNS Discussion 25/19 TBAARR - Hammersley,Lisa
** Meets 06/01/2021 to 08/22/2021 **

BIO 294A - Molecular and Cell Seminar (1 Units)

Review and discussion of scientific literature in cell and molecular biology. Seminar topics will vary by semester.

Note: May be repeated for up to 4 units of credit.

Prerequisite: Student must be a Biology major at the master's level to enroll in this class and/or have instructor permission.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
01 book for BIO 294A Section 01 50843 SNS Seminar 15/9 TBAARR - Hammersley,Lisa
** Meets 06/01/2021 to 08/22/2021 **

BIO 299 - Problems In Biol Sciences (1-4 Units)

Library research, short-term original research, technique development, or thesis research site selection and preliminary field observations. Culminating experience will be in the format of a scientific paper, annotated bibliography, demonstration of technique mastery, or oral presentation. Enrollment requires classified graduate status and approval of the project by a faculty supervisor and the Department Chair.

Sect Books Class Nbr Ses Cmp Seats Tot/Avl Days Bldg/Room Times Faculty Class Attributes
02 book for BIO 299 Section 02 50845 SNS Thesis Research 99/93 TBAARR - Hammersley,Lisa
** Meets 06/01/2021 to 08/22/2021 **

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Class Attribute Codes

B2 - Life Forms (B2)

B3 - Laboratory (B3)

B5 - Further Studies in Area B (B5)

FL - Fully Online (no In-Person Meetings Incl. Finals)

SELF - Self Support Online

Session Codes

6W1 - Six Week - First (06/01/2021 to 07/11/2021)

6W2 - Six Week - Second (07/12/2021 to 08/22/2021)

SNS - Self Support Nonstandard Dates (06/01/2021 to 08/22/2021)