SC 214 Cell Biology

This course provides students with a detailed understanding of the smallest unit of life - the cell. Topics covered include: membrane structure, organelle function, cell cycle regulation and cancer development. The laboratory component of this course will be used to reinforce concepts learned in the classroom, and will offer students the opportunity to employ techniques used in current cell biology research. Prerequisites: SC 141 or for LAS: Science Majors, SC 155 and SC 156. or SC 253. Contact Hours: (3,3)