Course title

Biology (Lab Science)



Course description

Biology is the study of life ? the basic characteristics and functions of living organisms and their place in our environment. Laboratory and field investigations are the primary means for developing problem-solving skills and for developing knowledge and understanding of biological concepts. Topics include the history of biology; the cell and cell processes; genetics and heredity; cycles in nature; photosynthesis and respiration; ecology; plants; animals; and microorganisms; continuity of life; and the interaction of science; technology; and society. This course meets the Natural Science credit requirement for graduation.

School country

United States

School state


School city


High school

Whitmore School

School / district Address

235 High St. Suite 508 Morgantown, WV

School zip code


Requested competency code

Lab Science

Date submitted



Deferred 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