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Biology Department

Department Chair: Dr. M. Stephen Ailstock, smailstock@aacc.edu

Science office: DRGN 238, 410.777.2260

e-mailsciencedepartment@aacc.edu


COURSES OFFERED

LABORATORY COURES

  • BIO 101       Fundamentals of Biology*
  • BIO101LB   Fundamentals of Biology Laboratory*
  • BIO 103       General Botany*
  • BIO 105       General Zoology*
  • BIO 107       Environmental Science*
  • BIO 112       Garden Management
  • BIO 113       Introduction to Horticulture*
  • BIO 121       Indoor Gardening 
  • BIO 136       Principles of Nutrition and Laboratory*
  • BIO 201       Plant Taxonomy
  • BIO 204       Woody Plants for the Nursery
  • BIO 207       Plant Propagation 
  • BIO 208       Landscape Composition 
  • BIO 210       Ecological Principles and Environmental Assessment
  • BIO 211       Estuarine Biology*
  • BIO 213       General Ichthyology
  • BIO 220       Genetics*
  • BIO 221       Fundamentals of Molecular Biology 
  • BIO 223       General Microbiology*
  • BIO 223LB  General Microbiology Laboratory*
  • BIO 230       Structure and Function of the Human Body (4 cr hrs)
  • BIO 231       Human Biology 1*
  • BIO 231LB  Human Biology 1 Laboratory*
  • BIO 232       Human Biology 2*
  • BIO 233       Anatomy and Physiology 1*
  • BIO 234       Anatomy and Physiology 2*

NON-LABORATORY COURSES

  • BIO 102  Biology for the 21st Century*
  • BIO 108  Ecosystems and the Environment*
  • BIO 109  Economic Botany
  • BIO 116  Introduction to Landscaping
  • BIO 135  Principles of Nutrition*
  • BIO 137  Weight Management:  Utilizing Healthy Approaches to Diet and Physical Activity
  • BIO 138  Nutrition for Fitness and Sports
  • BIO 152  Biology of Aging
  • BIO 205  Science Laboratory Management
  • BIO 214  Ecology
  • BIO 215  Restoration Ecology

*meets general education requirements for biological and physical sciences