FOUNDATIONS OF BIOLOGY: This introductory course focuses on concepts considered central to understanding biology, including the nature of science, inheritance, gene expression, descent with modification and evolution by natural selection. This course is designed to provide potential biology majors with the fundamental concepts required for the study of biology. The course serves as a prerequisite for all biology courses number higher than 20000. Three class hours weekly. The course is also open to non-majors. (1.0 course credit). Annually. Fall and Spring. [MNS]