Cell Struct & Function

Semester: 
Spring
Year: 
2013
Subject Name: 

Biology

Course Number: 
291
Institution: 
Amherst College

(Offered  as BIOL 291 and BCBP 291)  An analysis of the structure and function of cells in plants, animals, and bacteria. Topics to be discussed include the cell surface and membranes, cytoskeletal elements and motility, cytoplasmic organelles and bioenergetics, the interphase nucleus and chromosomes, mitosis, meiosis, and cell cycle regulation. Four classroom hours and three hours of laboratory per week.

Requisite: BIOL 191 and completion of, or concurrent registration in, CHEM 161.  Limited to 24 students. Spring semester. Professor Poccia.

Linked Course: 
Y
Linked Course Comments: 

You must take one section for each of the following coreqs : BIOL-291F,BIOL-291L

Instructor Permission Required: 
N
Crosslisted Section ID: 
BIOL-291-01,BCBP-291-01
Schedule #: 
BIOL-291-01-1213S

Course Sections

Cell Struct & Function
Sect # Credits Instructor(s) Instructor Email Meeting Times Location
01 4.0

Dominic Poccia

dlpoccia@amherst.edu

MWF 12:00PM-12:50PM

MERR 4