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Biology - SBI3C

ILC Course Code: SBI3C-B

Grade 11, College Preparation, 1.0 credit

Science (SNC2P-B) or
Science (SNC2D-B)

Course Description

This course focuses on the processes that occur in biological systems. You will learn concepts and theories as you conduct investigations in the areas of cellular biology, microbiology, genetics, the anatomy of mammals, and the structure of plants and their role in the natural environment. Emphasis will be placed on the practical application of concepts, and on the skills needed for further study in various branches of the life sciences and related fields.

Online Submission

Option to submit course work online is available, using Microsoft Word © or OpenOffice Writer.

Unit 1: Cellular Biology

Lesson 1 - Cell Structure and Function and Microscopy

Lesson 2 - Important Biochemical Molecules

Lesson 3 - Cellular Transport

Lesson 4 - Cells at Work

Unit 2: Microbiology

Lesson 5 - The Prokaryotes: Archaebacteria and Eubacteria

Lesson 6 - Viruses

Lesson 7 - Protozoa, Algae, and Fungi

Lesson 8 - Micro-organisms in the Environment and in Biotechnology

Unit 3: Genetics

Lesson 9 - Cell Division: Mitosis and Meiosis

Lesson 10 - Heredity and Genetics

Lesson 11 - Social and Ethical Implications of Reproductive Technologies and Genetic Research

Lesson 12 - Genetically Modified Organisms and the Environment

Unit 4: Mammals and Their Bodies

Lesson 13 - Digestive, Respiratory, and Circulatory Systems

Lesson 14 - Interaction of Mammalian Systems

Lesson 15 - Lifestyle Choices and Human Health

Lesson 16 - Vaccines, Technology, and Public Health Threats

Unit 5: Plants and Their Environment

Lesson 17 - Plant Structure and Function

Lesson 18 - Plant Photosynthesis and Reproduction

Lesson 19 - Growth and Survival of Plants

Lesson 20 - Plants and Their Role in Ecosystems

This is the English version of the course.

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