BIOL3060-AC.(AC)Principles of Cell Biology.F13.Faculty,Augsburg

Augsburg Faculty

Course Description

Goals: To introduce students to the structure and function of prokaryotic and eukaryotic cells, and to the dynamic nature of cellular function. To introduce investigative skills such as information searching, research design and analysis, and scientific writing. Content: The chemical basis of cellular function; macromolecules; organelles; membranes and membrane transport; enzymes and the catalysts of cellular reactions; information storage and information flow within and between cells; cell division and its regulation; cellular metabolism including cellular respiration. Taught: Spring term. Prerequisites: BIOL 3050 with grade of C- or better, CHEM 1140 with grade of C- or better or concurrent registration in CHEM 1140.