Kate St Onge


Fall Term 2023 (1850)

BIOL 107 - Introduction to Cell Biology

★ 3 (fi 6)(EITHER, 3-0-3)

An introduction to cell structure and function. Major topics include the molecules and structures that comprise prokaryotic and eukaryotic cells, the mechanisms by which energy is harvested and used by cells, how cells reproduce, and how information is stored and used within a cell via the processes of DNA replication, transcription, and translation. Prerequisites: Biology 30 and Chemistry 30. Note: BIOL 107 is not a prerequisite for BIOL 108. BIOL 107 and 108 can be taken in either term.

LECTURE A3 (81527)

2023-09-05 - 2023-12-08
TH 11:00 - 12:20 (CCIS 1-430)

Winter Term 2024 (1860)

BIOL 221 - Mechanisms of Evolution

★ 3 (fi 6)(SECOND, 3-0-0)

Discusses the major features of the evolutionary process, including the fossil record, basic population genetics, variation, natural selection, adaptation, and speciation. Prerequisites: BIOL 107 and 108, or SCI 100. Credit cannot be obtained for both BIOL 221 and 321.

LECTURE B1 (14047)

2024-01-08 - 2024-04-12
TH 12:30 - 13:50 (CCIS L2-190)

GENET 424 - Ethical Issues in Genetics

★ 3 (fi 6)(SECOND, 0-3S-0)

A seminar and discussion course where students will use their existing knowledge of genetics to investigate, evaluate, and discuss how the field of genetics affects society. Students participate in classroom presentations, written submissions and discussions that may include medical research ethics, genetically modified organisms (GMOs), gene patenting, and other current topics. Enrollment is limited and is by permission of the instructor(s). Prerequisite: Any two GENET 300-level lecture courses.

SEMINAR B1 (16668)

2024-01-08 - 2024-04-12
H 14:00 - 16:50 (C E5-36)