BIO 100 Human Biology

Introduces non-biology majors to the basic concepts and principles of biology through studies of the human organism. Laboratory dissections, correlated with lectures and the textbook, provide firsthand observations of organisms and their processes. Conducting experiments and analyzing the data collected ensures experience in the scientific process. Prerequisite:minimum grade of "C" in ENG 5, MAT 9, and REA 8 or appropriate scores on the UMA placement test, and ENG 101.

Augusta
26917 W 09:00AM-11:45AM Gronros 4
26918 LAB W 01:00PM-03:00PM Gronros 0

Bangor
24963 MW 09:00AM-10:20AM Abramova 4
24962 MW 04:00PM-05:20PM Holden 4
24964 LAB TH 09:30AM-11:30AM Abramova 0
24965 LAB F 09:30AM-11:30AM Naber 0

WEB
25654 Bennett 4
25656 LAB Bennett 0
25657 LAB Bennett 0
25658 LAB Bennett 0

BIO 104 Introduction to Human Nutrition

Presents the biology of human nutrition principles including study of the digestive system, metabolism, nutrients and nutrient needs through the life cycle, and the relationship between diet and health.Prerequisite:minimum grade of "C" in ENG 5, MAT 9, and REA 8 or appropriate scores on the UMA placement test.

WEB
25054 Haggard 3
25057 Haggard 3
25059 VanKirk 3

BIO 110 General Biology I

Examines the underlying unity of all living things at the molecular and cellular level. Topics include the chemical composition of living matter, cellular organization, metabolism, classic and molecular genetics, and evolution. Prerequisite: Recent chemistry course highly recommended.Prerequisite:minimum grade of "C" in ENG 5, MAT 9, and REA 8 or appropriate scores on the UMA placement test.

Augusta
27046 Lage 4 *This BIO 100 lecture section is online.  Students who register for this section must attend one of the onsite lab sections.
27047 T 01:00PM-03:45PM Baker 4
27050 LAB M 04:00PM-06:00PM Heidtman 0
27048 LAB T 10:00AM-12:00PM Heidtman 0
27049 LAB T 04:00PM-06:00PM Heidtman 0

Bangor
24966 MW 09:00AM-10:20AM Klose 4
24967 LAB M 01:00PM-03:00PM Klose 0
24978 LAB T 11:30AM-01:20PM Klose 0

Bath/Brunswick
24708 M 04:00PM-06:45PM Robbins 4
24709 LAB M 07:00PM-09:00PM Robbins 0

Rockland
24823 TH 04:00PM-06:45PM Gerard 4
24827 LAB TH 07:00PM-09:00PM Frazer 0

Rumford/Mexico
24957 M 04:00PM-06:45PM Morin 4
24958 LAB M 07:00PM-09:00PM Morin 0

 

BIO 115 Mammalian Anatomy & Physiology I

This is a descriptive course on basic genetics, and the structure of function of various tissues and organ systems. The laboratory presents dissection of a typical mammalian representative.Prerequisite:minimum grade of "C" in ENG 5, MAT 9, and REA 8 or appropriate scores on the UMA placement test, and admission in the Veterinary Technician program.

Bangor
24981 MW 10:30AM-11:50AM Hayes-Grillo 4
24985 LAB W 01:00PM-03:00PM Hayes-Grillo 0
24984 LAB W 03:45PM-05:45PM Hayes-Grillo 0

BIO 210 Anatomy and Physiology

A study of the structural and functional relationships of the human body systems including concepts of the regulatory process that integrate body cells, tissues, and organs. This course assumes a basic understanding of cellular physiology. Prerequisite: BIO 110 or recent biology course and a minimum grade of "C" in ENG 5, MAT 9, and REA 8 or appropriate scores on the UMA placement test.

Augusta
28939 T 09:00AM-11:45AM Shore 4
28940 TH 01:00PM-03:45PM Lane 4
28943 LAB T 01:00PM-03:00PM Shore 0
28941 LAB TH 10:00AM-12:00PM Lane 0
28942 LAB TH 04:00PM-06:00PM Staff 0

Bangor
24986 TTH 10:30AM-11:50AM Hayes-Grillo 4
24987 LAB T 01:30PM-03:30PM Hayes-Grillo 0
24989 LAB TH 01:00PM-03:00PM Hayes-Grillo 0

Bath/Brunswick
24710 T 04:00PM-06:45PM Robbins 4
24711 LAB T 07:00PM-09:00PM Robbins 0

Rockland
24830 T 04:00PM-06:45PM Seefahrt 4
24831 LAB W 09:00AM-11:00AM Seefahrt 0

BIO 215 Introduction to Human Genetics

This course introduces students to the subject of human genetics, promotes awareness of the implications of genetic research for society and is a foundation for more advanced studies.Prerequisite:minimum grade of "C" in ENG 5, MAT 9, and REA 8 or appropriate scores on the UMA placement test, and BIO 100, BIO 110, or permission of the instructor.

WEB
25061 Abramova 3

BIO 220 Marine Biology

A non-laboratory course emphasizing the classification, biology, and habits of marine organisms, with special consideration given to the Gulf of Maine ecosystem. Geography and geology of the seas will also be discussed to form a contextual basis for the biological aspects of oceanography.Prerequisite:minimum grade of "C" in ENG 5, MAT 9, and REA 8 or appropriate scores on the UMA placement test.

Bangor
24992 TTH 09:00AM-10:20AM Klose 3

BIO 265 Veterinary Microbiology

Cell structure, metabolism, microbial control, infection, immunity, and host parasite relations, infectious disease common to companion pets, large animals and laboratory species. Laboratory study includes microbial culture and properties, techniques, and means of identification. Prerequisite: CHY108 and BIO115, or permission of instructor,and a minimum grade of "C" in ENG 5, MAT 9, and REA 8 or appropriate scores on the UMA placement test.

Bangor
24993 TTH 09:00AM-10:20AM Naber 4
24994 LAB TTH 10:30AM-12:00PM Naber 0
24995 LAB TTH 01:00PM-02:30PM Naber 0

BIO 320 Principles of Genetics

The study of inheritance, the nature of hereditary factors and the mechanisms by which genes are transmitted and expressed. Prerequisite: BIO110 and a minimum grade of "C" in ENG 5, MAT 9, and REA 8 or appropriate scores on the UMA placement test.

Augusta

26923 W 01:00PM-03:45PM Lage 3

BIO 321 Microbiology

Biological principles as illustrated by microorganisms, in particular bacteria and viruses. Consideration is given to microbial structure, metabolism, the role of microorganisms in disease including microbial control, infection, immunity, host-parasite relations, and epidemiology. Laboratory emphasis is on the properties of bacteria, techniques, and identification. Prerequisite: BIO 110 or BIO 210, recent chemistry course highly recommended and a minimum grade of "C" in ENG 5, MAT 9, and REA 8 or appropriate scores on the UMA placement test.

Augusta
26919 F 09:00AM-11:45AM Milligan 4
26920 LAB W 09:00AM-12:00PM Milligan 0
26921 LAB W 01:00PM-04:00PM Milligan 0
26922 LAB W 04:30PM-07:30PM Heidtman 0

Ellsworth/Hancock
24774 M 06:00PM-08:45PM Bubier 4
24775 LAB W 06:00PM-08:00PM Bubier 0

 

BIO 324 Cell Biology

An analysis of the structure and function of microbial, plant, and animal cells. Focus on the cells, membranes, organelles, and cytoskeleton, and discusses transport movement metabolism cell growth and cell division. Prerequisite: BIO 210 and a minimum grade of "C" in ENG 5, MAT 9, and REA 8 or appropriate scores on the UMA placement test.

Augusta
26924 T 01:00PM-03:45PM Bennett 3

BIO 345 Pathophysiology

This course will examine the physiological basis of diseases including the related cellular dysfunction, the resulting tissue, organ, and system damage and interactions between the damaged organ and other systems.The course will also consider the body's defense systems, compensation mechanisms, and the rationale for treatment. Prerequisite: BIO 210 and BIO 321 and a minimum grade of "C" in ENG 5, MAT 9, and REA 8 or appropriate scores on the UMA placement test.

Augusta
26925 F 09:00AM-11:45AM Shore 3