Course name: Biology Course code: (SBI4U)

Grade 12    1.0 Credit

Course type:    University Preparation

Course description: This course provides you with the opportunity for in-depth study of the concepts and processes that occur in biological systems. You will study theory and conduct investigations in the areas of biochemistry, metabolic processes, molecular genetics, homeostasis, and population dynamics. Emphasis will be placed on the achievement of detailed knowledge and the refinement of skills needed for further study in various branches of the life sciences and related fields.
SBI4UJ: Biology
Course description: This course provides you with the opportunity for in-depth study of the concepts and processes that occur in biological systems. You will study theory and conduct investigations in the areas of biochemistry, metabolic processes, molecular genetics, homeostasis, and population dynamics. Emphasis will be placed on the achievement of detailed knowledge and the refinement of skills needed for further study in various branches of the life sciences and related fields.

Course Lessons

This course is designed for independent study.
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26 Lessons

5 Lessons

1.1   Exploring human populations

1.2   Understanding characteristics of populations

1.3   Investigating population growth

1.4   Analyzing interactions among species

1.5   Assessment for Feedback

5 Lessons

2.1   Introducing chemistry for biologists

2.2   Understanding macromolecules

2.3   Exploring enzymes

2.4   Investigating cell transport

2.5   Assessment for Grading

6 Lessons

3.1   Exploring energy for living organisms

3.2   Investigating cellular respiration

3.3   Understanding photosynthesis

3.4   Interconnectedness of living things

3.5   Assessment for grading

3.6   Assessment for feedback – Final project Part B

5 Lessons

4.1   Understanding DNA

4.2   Investigating DNA replication

4.3   Exploring protein synthesis

4.4   Investigating biotechnology and bioethics

4.5   Assessment for feedback

5 Lessons

5.1   Introducing homeostasis

5.2   Understanding the urinary system

5.3   Discovering the endocrine system

5.4   Exploring the nervous system

5.5   Journal Study – Assessment for Grading