Grade Level: 10-12            No. Semesters: 2

    Fee: None                          Credit: 1-Science


    Prerequisites: 80% in Honors Physical Science OR 90% in Physical Science and satisfactory score on placement test (contingent upon availability). Students must maintain at least an 80% average to remain in this course 2nd semester.


    Topics include cellular function, genetics, ecology, and classification schemes. This class is designed to be a higher level, inquiry-based study of biology. Students will utilize technology and be involved in extensive laboratory work. Problem solving and critical-thinking skills will be an essential part of the course. Enrolled students will be required to complete projects and formal lab write-ups. Students will take the EOC exam. Students taking Honors Biology I may not take Biology I.


    NCAA Approved Course