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2019-2020 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog 
2019-2020 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

BIO 122 - Biology: The Living Science

Intended for non-majors, this course examines the processes and principles of science across disciplines.  Focused examples are presented from topics such as ecology, evolution, and cellular biology.  The role of science in the resolution of ethical issues regarding the impact of the human population on the environment will be emphasized. This course cannot be applied to Biology, Botany, Zoology, or Medical Laboratory Science major requirements.


General Education Requirements: Together with BIO 123, this course satisfies the General Education Lab in the Basic or Applied Sciences Requirement. If taken without BIO 123, this course Satisfies the General Education Applications of Scientific Knowledge Requirement.

It also satisfies the Population and Environmental Sciences Requirement. 

Course Typically Offered: Spring

Credits: 3