Course: Biology 11

 

Print or Online

Online

Prerequisites

Science 10

Description

Students of Biology 11 focus on gaining an understanding of the living world in this course.

They will explore the major themes of Biology:  unity and diversity; evolution; ecology; reproduction; relationship of structure to function; and homeostasis are explored while learning about the cell and surveying the five Kingdoms of Biology.

Course Topics/Modules

Module 1:

Introduction to Biology

Basic Biochemistry

Genetics

Evolution

 

Module 2:

Microbiology (viruses and bacteria)

 

Module 3:

Protists, Fungi, Algae

 

Module 4:

Plants

 

Module 5:

Animals (I)

 

Module 6:

Animals (II) and Ecology

 

Assessment

StartUp Assignment (5%)
6 Assignments (5% each)
6 Quizzes (5% each)
Midterm Exam (15%)
Final Exam (20%)

Resources

All are online.

 

Students have the option to pick up the textbook: Biology by Miller and Levine (2002)

 

Deposit

$150.00

Teacher Support

Students have access to the course teacher through email, phone and in-person.

 

Credits

4

Prescribed Learning Outcomes

The Ministry-prescribed full curriculum for this course can be found here: http://www.bced.gov.bc.ca/irp/course.php?lang=en&subject=Sciences&course=Biology_11_and_12&year=2006

 

Teacher

Once you are in the active course you will be able to see who your teacher is by going to the Classlist tab and then clicking on Teacher.

 

Completion Date

Go to our school website http://vlns.ca and click on Students and then the Enroll tab to see the exact dates of each Session offered at the VLN.