Course title

Marine Science 1


Biology 1

Course description

Delve deeply into Earth?s bodies of water and study geologic structures and how they impact the oceans. Investigate characteristics of various populations of aquatic life; patterns of distribution; and ongoing changes occurring in our ecosystem.

Pre-Requisites: Biology 1. Credits: 1 Semesters: 2

This course is also available in Honors.

Lab are approximately 1 hour per week

School country

United States

School state


High school

Florida Virtual School

School / district Address

2145 Metrocenter Boulevard, Suite 100

School zip code


Requested competency code

Lab Science

Date submitted



Approved competency code

  • LINT
  • Integrated science

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