Detailed examination of all levels of cell structure and function. Emphasis is placed upon the dynamic processes at the cellular level. Topics considered include biotechnology, prokaryote/eukaryote cells, membrane models, cell walls, cytoplasmic organelles, the nucleus, cell cycle and nucleocytoplasmic interactions. Laboratories emphasize experimental techniques in the study of cells. (3,3,0)
BIOL 101/102; CHEM 101/102 or 121/122 (Corequisite CHEM 230 or 231).