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BIOL 037: Evolution - Life on Earth

Course Description

This course offers an introduction to the history of life on earth by exploring past and current environments through the evolution of different types of species over time. The course emphasizes Darwin's theory of evolution, the evidence supporting it, mechanisms of evolution, as well as modern viewpoints that have implications for society and culture.

Units: 3

  • Credit - Degree Applicable
  • Transferable to both UC and CSU

Course Details

  • Grade Options: Letter Grade
  • In-Class Lecture Hours: 48 – 54
  • In-Class Lab Hours: 0

Requisites and Advisories

  • Prerequisites: None
  • Co-Requisites: None
  • Advisory: None

Transfer Details

  • CSU/UC: Transferable to both UC and CSU
  • WVC GE: B. Natural Sciences
  • CSU GE: Area B - Scientific Inquiry and Quantitative Reasoning: B2- Life Sciences
  • UC/IGETC GE: Area 5 - Physical and Biological Sciences: 5B- Biological Sciences
Last Updated 7/19/23