This course is a 2-credit laboratory experience that allows you to apply the biological concepts covered in Biology 151 and 152 Introductory Biology in laboratory and field settings. For many of you, this is  the first biology laboratory of your college career. You will develop and practice basic lab safety skills, teamwork skills, and scientific research skills while exploring the areas of genetics, cell and molecular  biology, evolution, and ecology. This lab will prepare you to succeed in upper-division science labs and in undergraduate research experiences. Students taking this course must be co-enrolled in Biology 152  (Introductory Biology II) or have completed the 2 semester Introductory Biology Sequence (Biology 151 and 152).