Biology 30 Syllabus

Biology 30 – Lab Report Guidelines

LIFE AND EVOLUTION UNIT (LE)

Life and Evolution Unit – Required Knowledge Components

Notes/Handouts

  1. Characteristics of Life Criteria
  2. Understanding Life Research Assignment – Answers
  3. How Views of Life Have Changed
  4. Evidence of Evolution Notes
  5. Principles and Processes of Evolution Notes
  6. Cladogram Examples

Assignments

  1. Are Viruses Alive?
    1. Are Viruses Alive Website
  2. Understanding Life Research Assignment
  3. Lab: Is Yeast Alive?
  4. Misconception Assignment

 

ORGANIZATION OF LIFE UNIT (OL)

Notes/Handouts

  1. Classification System
  2. Cell Component Basics
  3. Energy in Cells
    1. Photosynthesis Video
  4. Basic Locomotion in Basic Life
    1. Amoeba Movement/Amoeba Eating
    2. Paramecium Movement
    3. Dinoflagellate Movement
    4. Euglena 1/Euglena 2
  5. Homeostasis and Transport
    1. Homeostasis – Extras
  6. Transport in Organisms
  7. Defence Strategies
  8. Reproductive Strategies

Assignments

  1. Cell Review Assignment
  2. Researching Archaeans
  3. Using a Dichotomous Key
  4. Cladogram Analysis Assignment
  5. Ethics of Animal Research Assignment
    1. Top Five Reasons to Stop Animal Testing
    2. Forty Reasons Why We Need Animals in Research
  6. Earthworm Dissection Guide
    1. Anatomy Terms
  7. Outcome 3 Review Qs – Part 1
  8. Dissection Assignment
  9. Transport Model Assignment