University Course Planner The University of Adelaide Australia

BIOLOGY 1101 - Biology I: Molecules, Genes and Cells

Career: Undergraduate
Units: 3
Term: Semester 1
Campus: North Terrace
Contact: Up to 5.5 hours per week
Restriction: Available to students in the Bachelor of Food and Nutrition Science, BSc (Biomedical Science), BSc (Biotechnology) and students in other Programs who meet the pre-requisite requirements
Available for Study Abroad and Exchange: Yes
Available for Non-Award Study: Yes
Pre-Requisite: SACE Stage 2 Chemistry with Subject Achievement grade of at least C+ or equivalent
Incompatible: BIOLOGY 1101ND, BIOLOGY 1101BR, BIOLOGY 1401, BIOLOGY 1510
Assessment: End of Semester exam, MCQ and theory tests, practical assessment and tutorial assessment
Syllabus:

The study of biology covers an incredibly wide range of themes; from simple molecules, cells, organelles and tissues to whole organisms and their interaction with the environment and their ability to evolve. The aim of this course is to introduce many of these concepts, thereby providing the foundation for further studies in semester 2 courses and more specialist level II/III courses. Topics to be covered include the chemicals of life, macromolecules, the role of nucleic acids in genetic information transfer, protein synthesis, lipid membranes and the structure of cells, storage and utilisation of energy, meiosis and mitosis.

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Units
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Amount
3
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Course Outline

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Critical Dates

Term Last Day to Add Online Census Date Last Day to WNF Last Day to WF
Semester 1 Mon 15/03/2021 Thu 25/03/2021 Fri 07/05/2021 Fri 11/06/2021


Class Details

Enrolment Class: Lecture
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
14402 LE01 700 181 1 Mar - 1 Mar Monday 11am - 12pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
5 Mar - 26 Mar Friday 11am - 12pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
15 Mar - 29 Mar Monday 11am - 12pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
9 Apr - 9 Apr Friday 11am - 12pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
30 Apr - 4 Jun Friday 11am - 12pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
3 May - 31 May Monday 11am - 12pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
Note: OFFSHORE or INTERSTATE STUDENTS are able to enrol in this course and study remotely, however alternative practical activities will need to be completed in consultation with the Course Coordinator.
Related Class: Practical
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
10490 PR04 68 FULL 3 Mar - 3 Mar Wednesday 2pm - 3pm The Braggs, 440, Laboratory
17 Mar - 17 Mar Wednesday 2pm - 5pm The Braggs, 440, Laboratory
31 Mar - 31 Mar Wednesday 2pm - 5pm The Braggs, 440, Laboratory
28 Apr - 28 Apr Wednesday 2pm - 5pm The Braggs, 440, Laboratory
12 May - 12 May Wednesday 2pm - 5pm The Braggs, 440, Laboratory
26 May - 26 May Wednesday 2pm - 5pm The Braggs, 440, Laboratory
10491 PR05 73 5 2 Mar - 2 Mar Tuesday 4pm - 5pm The Braggs, 440, Laboratory
16 Mar - 16 Mar Tuesday 6pm - 9pm The Braggs, 440, Laboratory
30 Mar - 30 Mar Tuesday 6pm - 9pm The Braggs, 440, Laboratory
27 Apr - 27 Apr Tuesday 6pm - 9pm The Braggs, 440, Laboratory
11 May - 11 May Tuesday 6pm - 9pm The Braggs, 440, Laboratory
25 May - 25 May Tuesday 6pm - 9pm The Braggs, 440, Laboratory
10492 PR06 78 6 4 Mar - 4 Mar Thursday 9am - 10am The Braggs, 440, Laboratory
18 Mar - 18 Mar Thursday 9am - 12pm The Braggs, 440, Laboratory
1 Apr - 1 Apr Thursday 9am - 12pm The Braggs, 440, Laboratory
29 Apr - 29 Apr Thursday 9am - 12pm The Braggs, 440, Laboratory
13 May - 13 May Thursday 9am - 12pm The Braggs, 440, Laboratory
27 May - 27 May Thursday 9am - 12pm The Braggs, 440, Laboratory
13242 PR07 68 5 1 Mar - 1 Mar Monday 2pm - 3pm The Braggs, 440, Laboratory
15 Mar - 15 Mar Monday 2pm - 5pm The Braggs, 440, Laboratory
29 Mar - 29 Mar Monday 2pm - 5pm The Braggs, 440, Laboratory
3 May - 10 May Monday 2pm - 5pm The Braggs, 440, Laboratory
24 May - 24 May Monday 2pm - 5pm The Braggs, 440, Laboratory
14097 PR10 90 47 16 Mar - 16 Mar Tuesday 6pm - 9pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
30 Mar - 30 Mar Tuesday 6pm - 9pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
27 Apr - 27 Apr Tuesday 6pm - 9pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
11 May - 11 May Tuesday 6pm - 9pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
25 May - 25 May Tuesday 6pm - 9pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
Note: This class is for offshore/interstate students only. Please refer to MyUni for details once enrolled.
14403 PR01 73 5 2 Mar - 2 Mar Tuesday 10am - 11am The Braggs, 440, Laboratory
16 Mar - 16 Mar Tuesday 10am - 1pm The Braggs, 440, Laboratory
30 Mar - 30 Mar Tuesday 10am - 1pm The Braggs, 440, Laboratory
27 Apr - 27 Apr Tuesday 10am - 1pm The Braggs, 440, Laboratory
11 May - 11 May Tuesday 10am - 1pm The Braggs, 440, Laboratory
25 May - 25 May Tuesday 10am - 1pm The Braggs, 440, Laboratory
14404 PR02 68 2 2 Mar - 2 Mar Tuesday 2pm - 3pm The Braggs, 440, Laboratory
16 Mar - 16 Mar Tuesday 2pm - 5pm The Braggs, 440, Laboratory
30 Mar - 30 Mar Tuesday 2pm - 5pm The Braggs, 440, Laboratory
27 Apr - 27 Apr Tuesday 2pm - 5pm The Braggs, 440, Laboratory
11 May - 11 May Tuesday 2pm - 5pm The Braggs, 440, Laboratory
25 May - 25 May Tuesday 2pm - 5pm The Braggs, 440, Laboratory
14405 PR03 68 5 3 Mar - 3 Mar Wednesday 10am - 11am The Braggs, 440, Laboratory
17 Mar - 17 Mar Wednesday 10am - 1pm The Braggs, 440, Laboratory
31 Mar - 31 Mar Wednesday 10am - 1pm The Braggs, 440, Laboratory
28 Apr - 28 Apr Wednesday 10am - 1pm The Braggs, 440, Laboratory
12 May - 12 May Wednesday 10am - 1pm The Braggs, 440, Laboratory
26 May - 26 May Wednesday 10am - 1pm The Braggs, 440, Laboratory
19851 PR11 1 FULL 1 Mar - 1 Mar Monday 9pm - 10pm  
Note: Students who have been granted practical exemptions by Course Coordinator, will be placed in this class. The prac exemption request form is available on MyUni.
Related Class: Workshop
Class Nbr Section Size Available Dates Days Time Location
11991 WR06 78 12 2 Mar - 2 Mar Tuesday 5pm - 6pm Mawson, 134, Sprigg Room
16 Mar - 23 Mar Tuesday 5pm - 6pm Mawson, 134, Sprigg Room
4 May - 1 Jun Tuesday 5pm - 6pm Mawson, 134, Sprigg Room
12083 WR08 82 41 1 Mar - 1 Mar Monday 1pm - 2pm Mawson, 134, Sprigg Room
15 Mar - 22 Mar Monday 1pm - 2pm Mawson, 134, Sprigg Room
3 May - 31 May Monday 1pm - 2pm Mawson, 134, Sprigg Room
12401 WR01 85 4 1 Mar - 1 Mar Monday 9am - 10am Barr Smith South, 2032, Teaching Room
15 Mar - 22 Mar Monday 9am - 10am Barr Smith South, 2032, Teaching Room
3 May - 31 May Monday 9am - 10am Barr Smith South, 2032, Teaching Room
12402 WR02 81 8 3 Mar - 3 Mar Wednesday 1pm - 2pm Barr Smith South, 2040, Teaching Room
17 Mar - 24 Mar Wednesday 1pm - 2pm Barr Smith South, 2040, Teaching Room
5 May - 2 Jun Wednesday 1pm - 2pm Barr Smith South, 2040, Teaching Room
12403 WR03 76 9 1 Mar - 1 Mar Monday 12pm - 1pm Barr Smith South, 2040, Teaching Room
15 Mar - 22 Mar Monday 12pm - 1pm Barr Smith South, 2040, Teaching Room
3 May - 31 May Monday 12pm - 1pm Barr Smith South, 2040, Teaching Room
12404 WR04 82 8 2 Mar - 2 Mar Tuesday 1pm - 2pm Barr Smith South, 2040, Teaching Room
16 Mar - 23 Mar Tuesday 1pm - 2pm Barr Smith South, 2040, Teaching Room
4 May - 1 Jun Tuesday 1pm - 2pm Barr Smith South, 2040, Teaching Room
14098 WR09 100 45 2 Mar - 2 Mar Tuesday 5pm - 6pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
16 Mar - 23 Mar Tuesday 5pm - 6pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
4 May - 1 Jun Tuesday 5pm - 6pm MyUni, OL, Online Class
Note: This class is for offshore/interstate students only. Please refer to MyUni for details once enrolled.
14229 WR07 77 15 2 Mar - 2 Mar Tuesday 9am - 10am Mawson, 134, Sprigg Room
16 Mar - 23 Mar Tuesday 9am - 10am Mawson, 134, Sprigg Room
4 May - 1 Jun Tuesday 9am - 10am Mawson, 134, Sprigg Room