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Biology Discipline Courses

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Course ID Title
BIOL 100 Human Biology (3) [GE]
BIOL 101 Human Biology Laboratory (1) [GE]
BIOL 150 The World of Plants (3) [GE]
BIOL 160 Marine Biology (3) [GE]
BIOL 170 Animal Diversity (3) [GE]
BIOL 171 Animal Diversity Laboratory (1) [GE]
BIOL 176 Science and Politics of Stem Cell Biology (3) [GE]
BIOL 210 General Microbiology and Public Health (3) [GE]
BIOL 211 General Microbiology and Public Health Laboratory (1) [GE]
BIOL 212 Principles of Human Physiology (3)
BIOL 213 Principles of Human Physiology Laboratory (1)
BIOL 220 Principles of Human Anatomy (3)
BIOL 230 Introductory Biology I (5)
BIOL 240 Introductory Biology II (5)
BIOL 300 Nature Study (3) [GE]
BIOL 310 Biology for Today's World (3) [GE]
BIOL 313 Principles of Ecology (3) [GE]
BIOL 317 Ecology of California (3) [GE]
BIOL 318 Our Endangered Planet (3) [GE]
BIOL 322 Human Sexuality: Integrative Science (3) [GE]
BIOL 326 Disease! (3) [GE]
BIOL 327 AIDS: Biology of the Modern Epidemic (3) [GE]
BIOL 328 Human Anatomy (4)
BIOL 330 Human Sexuality (3) [GE]
BIOL 332 Health Disparities in Cancer (3) [GE]
BIOL 337 Evolution (3)
BIOL 344 GW Research Skills - GWAR (3)
BIOL 349 Bioethics (3) [GE]
BIOL 350 Cell Biology (3)
BIOL 351 GW Experiments in Cell and Molecular Biology - GWAR (4)
BIOL 355 Genetics (3)
BIOL 356 Honors Genetics (2)
BIOL 357 Molecular Genetics (3)
BIOL 380 Evolutionary Developmental Biology (3)
BIOL 382 Developmental Biology (3)
BIOL 391 Microscopy and Photomicrography (2)
BIOL 401 General Microbiology (3)
BIOL 402 GW General Microbiology Laboratory - GWAR (3)
BIOL 411 Environmental Microbiology (3)
BIOL 420 General Virology (3)
BIOL 425 Emerging Diseases (3)
BIOL 430 Medical Microbiology (3)
BIOL 431 Medical Microbiology Laboratory (2)
BIOL 435 Immunology (3)
BIOL 436 Immunology Laboratory (2)
BIOL 440 Ethical Issues in Science and Technology (3) [GE]
BIOL 442 Microbial Physiology (3)
BIOL 443 Microbial Physiology Laboratory (2)
BIOL 446 Microbial Genomics (4)
BIOL 453 General Parasitology (3)
BIOL 454 Parasitology Laboratory (1)
BIOL 458 Biometry (4)
BIOL 460 General Entomology (4)
BIOL 461 Insect Taxonomy (4)
BIOL 464 Medical Entomology (3)
BIOL 470 Natural History of Vertebrates (4)
BIOL 475 GW Herpetology - GWAR (3)
BIOL 478 Ornithology (4)
BIOL 482 Ecology (4)
BIOL 490 Ecology of Infectious Diseases (4)
BIOL 492 Comparative Anatomy of Vertebrates (4)
BIOL 500 Evolution and Diversity of Plants (4)
BIOL 502 Biology of the Algae (3)
BIOL 504 Biology of the Fungi (4)
BIOL 505 Comparative Anatomy of Vascular Plants (4)
BIOL 508 Plants and Human Affairs (3)
BIOL 514 Plant Taxonomy (5)
BIOL 525 Plant Physiology (3)
BIOL 526 Plant Physiology Laboratory (2)
BIOL 529 GW Plant Ecology - GWAR (4)
BIOL 530 Conservation Biology (3)
BIOL 532 Restoration Ecology (3)
BIOL 534 Wetland Ecology (4)
BIOL 550 Plant and Animal Interactions (4)
BIOL 555 Marine Invertebrate Zoology (4)
BIOL 556 Natural History of Marine Invertebrates (4)
BIOL 570 GW Biology of Fishes - GWAR (4)
BIOL 572 Colloquium in Ecology, Evolution, and Conservation (2)
BIOL 575 Fisheries Biology (3)
BIOL 577 Ecological and Environmental Modeling (4)
BIOL 580 Limnology (3)
BIOL 582 Biological Oceanography (4)
BIOL 584 Marine Microbial Ecology Laboratory (1)
BIOL 585 Marine Ecology (3)
BIOL 586 Marine Ecology Laboratory (2)
BIOL 600 Animal Behavior (3)
BIOL 609 Physics in Medicine (3)
BIOL 612 Human Physiology (3)
BIOL 613 GW Human Physiology Laboratory - GWAR (3)
BIOL 614 Vertebrate Histology (4)
BIOL 615 Molecular Pathophysiology (3)
BIOL 616 Cardiorespiratory Physiology (3)
BIOL 617 Environmental Physiology (3)
BIOL 618 Biology of Aging (3)
BIOL 619 Pathophysiology (3)
BIOL 620 Endocrinology (3)
BIOL 621 Reproductive Physiology (3)
BIOL 622 Hormones and Behavior (3)
BIOL 623 Pharmacology (3)
BIOL 625 Hematology (3)
BIOL 627 Biophysics (3)
BIOL 630 Animal Physiology (3)
BIOL 631 GW Animal Physiology Laboratory - GWAR (4)
BIOL 638 Bioinformatics & Genome Annotation (4)
BIOL 640 Cellular Neurosciences (3)
BIOL 642 Neural Systems Physiology (3)
BIOL 652 Science Education Partners in Biology (4)
BIOL 694 Cooperative Internship in Biology (2-4)
BIOL 699 Independent Study in Biology (1-3)
BIOL 702 Biology of the Algae (3)
BIOL 708 Scientific Methods for Professional Aquatic Scientists (3)
BIOL 710 Advanced Biometry (3)
BIOL 711 Immunoassays (3)
BIOL 713 Advances in Biomedical Chemistry (1-3)
BIOL 713 Clinical Toxicology Principles and Lab Practices (2)
BIOL 714 Biomedical Enzymology (3)
BIOL 716 Skills for Scientific Proposal Writing (3)
BIOL 723 Pharmacology (3)
BIOL 731 Animal Physiology Laboratory (4)
BIOL 737 Plant Metabolism (3)
BIOL 738 Bioinformatics & Genome Annotation (4)
BIOL 741 Electron Microscopy (4)
BIOL 743 Cell and Molecular Techniques (3)
BIOL 756 Principles of Human Genetics (3)
BIOL 760 Cancer Biology (3)
BIOL 763 Molecular Biology of Cancer (2)
BIOL 765 Biomedical Immunology Advanced Topics (1-2)
BIOL 765 Biomedical Immunology Advanced Topics (2)
BIOL 772 Molecular Methods in Medical Microbiology (4)
BIOL 773 Advances in Biomedical Microbiology: Molecular Microbiology (2)
BIOL 775 Biomedical Microbiology Advanced Topics (2)
BIOL 781 Biomedical Virology Foundations (1-3)
BIOL 781 Human Retroviruses (3)
BIOL 782 Developmental Biology (3)
BIOL 784 Biomedical Virology Applications (1-3)
BIOL 784 Cell Culture and Stem Cell Techniques (3)
BIOL 793 Advances in Biomedical Hematology (1-3)
BIOL 793 Reproductive Technologies (2)
BIOL 800 Mushroom Taxonomy (3)
BIOL 801 Population Genetics (3)
BIOL 803 Core Concepts of Biotechnology (3)
BIOL 805 Evolutionary Genetics (4)
BIOL 814 Plant Taxonomy (5)
BIOL 815 Advanced Phylogenetic Analysis (4)
BIOL 818 Molecular Techniques in Evolution and Ecology (4)
BIOL 821 Fire Ecology (3)
BIOL 830 Advanced Conservation Biology (3)
BIOL 840 Community Ecology (3)
BIOL 843 Population Biology (3)
BIOL 844 Research Skills (3)
BIOL 848 Behavioral Ecology (3)
BIOL 849 Bioethics (3)
BIOL 861 Advances in Cell and Molecular Biology (2)
BIOL 861 Biology of the Cell Cycle (2)
BIOL 861 Chromatin Structure and Function (2)
BIOL 861 Gene Expression (2)
BIOL 861 Genetic Systems: Forms and Consequences (2)
BIOL 861 Genome Evolution (2)
BIOL 861 Pharmacogenomics (2)
BIOL 861 Stem Cell Biology (2)
BIOL 861 Topics in Development (2)
BIOL 862 Advances in Ecology and Systematic Biology (2)
BIOL 862 Advances in Botany (2)
BIOL 862 Amphibian Conservation (2)
BIOL 862 Contemporary Methods in Systematics (2)
BIOL 862 Current Topics in Behavioral Biology (2)
BIOL 862 Current Topics in Ecology (2)
BIOL 862 Current Topics in Evolution (2)
BIOL 862 Ecological Theory and Philosophy (2)
BIOL 862 Evolution/Phylogeny of Angiosperms (2)
BIOL 862 Fungal Symbioses (2)
BIOL 862 Nextgen Sequencing Approaches in Ecology, Systematics and Evolution (2)
BIOL 862 Recent Advances in Fungal Systematics (2)
BIOL 862 Tropical Ecology (2)
BIOL 863 Advances in Marine Biology (2)
BIOL 863 Advanced Ichthyology (2)
BIOL 863 Aquatic Communities Seminar (2)
BIOL 863 Disease Dynamics (2)
BIOL 863 Ecophysiology of Harmful Algal Blooms (2)
BIOL 863 Ecosystems Ecology (2)
BIOL 863 Global Climate Warming (2)
BIOL 863 Marine Symbioses (2)
BIOL 863 Molecular Ecology, Molecular Evolution and Evolutionary Developmental Biology (2)
BIOL 863 Physiological and Biochemical Adaptations to the Coastal Environment (2)
BIOL 863 Plankton Ecology (2)
BIOL 864 Advances in Microbiology (2)
BIOL 864 Archaea: Evolution, Physiology, and Ecology (2)
BIOL 864 Microbiology of Extreme Environments (2)
BIOL 864 Recent Developments in Microbiology (2)
BIOL 865 Advances in Physiology and Behavioral Biology (2)
BIOL 865 Arthropod Physiology (2)
BIOL 865 Current SFSU Physiology Research (2)
BIOL 865 Environmental Physiology (2)
BIOL 865 Extreme Biology: Physiological Adaptations to Life in Extreme Environments (2)
BIOL 865 Physiological Integrations (2)
BIOL 871 Colloquium in Microbiology, Cell and Molecular Biology (2)
BIOL 872 Colloquium in Ecology, Evolution, and Conservation (2)
BIOL 881 Seminar: Cell and Molecular Biology (1)
BIOL 881 Current Research Topics in Biology (1)
BIOL 883 Seminar in Marine Biology (1)
BIOL 883 Current RTC Research (2)
BIOL 884 Seminar: Microbiology (1)
BIOL 890 Cooperative Internship (2-3)
BIOL 891 Biomedical Research Design (1-2)
BIOL 891 Biomedical Research Design (2)
BIOL 895 Research Project (3)
BIOL 896 Directed Reading (1)
BIOL 897 Research (1-3)
BIOL 898 Master's Thesis (4)
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