BIOL 1009 Introduction to Biological Principles II | UNB

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Introduction to Biological Principles II

Subject Course No. Credit Value
Biology BIOL 1019 Three (3) credit hours

This course is the online version of the BIOL1012 lecture course. We start off the course by building an understanding of evolutionary processes and the origin of species, then we explore biological diversity across the tree of life and discuss how organisms form communities and ecosystems.

Instructor: Dr. Meghann Bruce
Prerequisite: None

Why take this course?

  • This course uses "Mastering Biology", which is an online learning platform that offers a wide range of study resources, including: practice questions, tutorials, and animations to enhance the students learning experience.
  • As an asynchronous online course, the timeline for this course is flexible and is able to accommodate a busy student’s schedule. Students decide when to move to the next topic and when to write their tests/final.
  • This course introduces and discusses key concepts that science students will build upon in upper-level courses.

Course details

Students have six months from the registration date to complete the course. All course exams and/or assignments must be completed by the designated end date.

Assignments and examinations

  • 2 x Tests (60% total; 30% each)
  • 1 x Final Test (40% total)

Fees and payments

Open entry online courses are subject to a $100 non-refundable/non-transferable online fee per course. Effective Sept. 1, 2022, fee will increase to $150. Learn more about fees and tuition or find out about the methods of payment available.

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If you have previously registered in this online course and wish to register again, please contact us at 453-4646 to complete the registration process.

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