Principles of Biology A & B

Two Terms             Grades 11,12             Required

 Prerequisite: Physical Science Honors
 Concurrent College Credit Course w/ MN West
 (4 college credits)
 Qualifying students must:
 Take & meet requirements of the accuplacer test
 Juniors ranked in the top 1/3 of their class
 Seniors ranked in the top 1/2 of their class

The successful completion of this course will earn you 4 credits through MN West Community college. Investigate fundamental principles of biology with special emphasis on the composition of living things and living systems, the chemistry of living things, natural selection, cell structure and function, metabolism emphasizing bioenergetics and biosynthesis, the cell cycle, and genetics. This course meets the high school biology requirement for graduation.