Integrate by discussion the properties of life, basic chemical terminology, and molecules and compounds of a cell necessary for life. Include the basic anatomy and physiology of a cell and describe how cell respiration, photosynthesis, and cell reproduction occur in a succinct manner. Include a brief discussion about Mendel’s Laws and an overview of DNA structure and function. Conclude with a discussion of cancer and the mechanisms of gene control.
Discuss the applications of each of following in biology today and include three examples of each with a brief description.
DNA in forensic science
Population evolution and microbial life
Biological diversity evolution
Plant and animal evolution
Biomes and ecosystems