This compelling course engages students in the study of life and living organisms and examines biology and biochemistry in the real world. This is a yearlong course that encompasses traditional concepts in biology and encourages exploration of new discoveries in this field of science. The components include biochemistry, cell biology, cell processes, heredity and reproduction, the evolution of life, taxonomy, human body systems, and ecology.
Biology B covers the following concepts:
- Natural Selection and Evolution including the studies of Darwin’s Theory, natural selection, biological evidence and the fossil record and evolutionary relationships
- Understanding Organisms including the studies of the kingdoms, plant structures, and overview of animals
- Organisms and the Environment including the studies of populations and the environment, relationships among organisms, and population growth