This lecture course covers topics in the basic biological principles of life, such as cell structure and function, cellular respiration, photosynthesis, mitosis and meiosis, DNA and gene expression, and Mendelian genetics. BIO 101L laboratory course accompanies BIO-101 and allows for the practical application of biological techniques to scientific inquiry in molecular and cellular biology. Credit cannot be earned for both BIO 101 and BIO 104. Co-requisite(s): BIO-101L. Credits: 3. Note(s): SCA Liberal Arts course; RSC General Education Breadth: Natural and Physical Sciences.