Class Dates
08/21/2023 to 12/08/2023
Delivered By
Online Asynchronous
Eva Horne
Meeting Times
Meets by Appt
Meeting Location
Distance Education

Principles of Biology

BIOL 198 - Class Number: 14775

Empirical and Quantitative Reasoning Natural and Physical Sciences


An introductory biology course with emphasis on understanding processes and linkages within and between different levels in the hierarchy of life. Specific areas covered include the scientific method, evolution, ecology, biological molecules, structure/function of cells, genetics, energy flow, biodiversity, and plant/animal biology. BIOL 198 is required in many science degree programs.

  • This class is for distance students only who wish to take Biology 198 online.
  • This class includes an open/alternative textbook resource. Students pay a $10 fee. The fee helps to support the creation and use of an instructor-created textbook or resources for a class.


  • Instructor Eva Horne's permission is required after 08/28/2023.

Student Requirements:

  • Internet access


  • Prerequisite: At least one year of high school biology or chemistry is recommended.

Enrollment Restrictions:

  • DE only (Distance Education)

Enrollment Dates
03/20/2023 to 08/21/2023
Enrollment Limit

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