Course title

Biology 1 honors



Course description

Explore the structure; function; diversity; and evolution of living matter by taking an in-depth look at the fundamental characteristics of living organisms. You will have the opportunity to perform hands-on lab activities and develop relationships through collaborative learning.

Pre-Requisites: Recommended for advanced 8th grade students. Credits: 1 Semesters: 2

This course is also available in Honors.

Labs are approximately 1 hour per week.

School country

United States

School state


High school

Florida Virtual School

School / district Address

2145 Metrocenter Blvd. Suite 100

School zip code


Requested competency code

Lab Science

Date submitted



Approved competency code

  • LBIO
  • Biology

Approved date

Deferred Reason

In order to be reviewed as a laboratory science; we will need a list of physical laboratory experiments completed for this course and number of hours students spend doing laboratory assignments each week.

Online / Virtual