Distance Learning (6 Months)
Upon completion of this course, the student will have an understanding of the basic principles of biology. Enroll anytime.
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Course Description: Living things, cell structure, viruses and bacteria, microorganisms and man; histology and the organization of tissues, epithelial and connective tissue, the skin; nutrition, energy, important elements, food chains; growth, reproduction and genetics; rhythms of life; ecology.
Admission Requirements: High School Diploma or High School Equivalency Diploma or Mature Student (19 years or older)
Course Duration: The course duration is 6 months (90 hours). Enrollment is ongoing. Students can start at any time. Students have six months to complete the lessons and final exam.
Delivery & Instructional Methods: The Prerequisite Biology Course utilizes a distance learning delivery method in which the course is completed by self-directed learning. Lessons must be submitted for evaluation and correction by email or mail. The final exam is written with a proctor. Students are required to arrange for a proctor in their area.