This course is designed to provide a college-level experience and prepare students for the AP exam in early May. Students will be provided with a foundation for developing an understanding for biological concepts through scientific inquiry, investigations, interactive experiences, higher-order thinking, real-world applications, writing analytical essays, statistical analysis, interpreting and collecting data. The key big ideas of the AP Biology course are system interactions, evolution, energetics, information storage, and transmission. Students will participate in a variety of engaging activities that enhance their mastery of biology concepts.
Module 01—Chemistry of Life
Module 02—Cell Structure and Function
Module 03—Cellular Energetics
Module 04—Cell Communication and Cell Cycle
Module 06—Gene Expression and Regulation
Module 07—Natural Selection