In Biology, students conduct laboratory and field investigations, use scientific methods during investigations, and make informed decisions using critical thinking and scientific problem solving. Students in Biology study a variety of topics that include: structures and functions of cells and viruses; growth and development of organisms; cells, tissues, and organs; nucleic acids and genetics; biological evolution; taxonomy; metabolism and energy transfers in living organisms; living systems; homeostasis; and ecosystems and the environment.
Students shall be awarded one credit for successful completion of this course. Prerequisites: none. This course is recommended for students in Grade 9, 10, or 11.
Pages in category "Biology"
The following 58 pages are in this category, out of 58 total.
- 10A Interactions of biological systems in animals
- 10B Interactions of biological systems in plants
- 10C Levels of organization in biological systems
- 11A Homeostasis
- 11B Response to external factors
- 11C Role of microorganisms
- 11D Ecological succession
- 12A Relationships among organisms
- 12B Organisms in different ecosystems
- 12C Trophic levels
- 12D Limitation of resource bases
- 12E Carbon and nitrogen cycles
- 12F Impact of environmental change
- 1A Safe laboratory practices
- 1B Resource conservation and disposal