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Advanced Biology 1


Advanced Biology 1
Advanced Biology 1

Improve your knowledge of biology subjects, including molecular, gene, cell biology and much more


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Course Description

This comprehensive biology course introduces a broad range of biology subjects including molecular biology, gene, cell biology, organic and inorganic compounds, experimental methods and designs, regulatory mechanisms in plants and animals, pathogens and parasites and more. This free online course builds on our Introductory Biology course. It is particularly suitable for any student of biology at second level, or anyone who wants to gain more knowledge and understanding of the biological world around us.

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Learning Outcomes

By completing this course you will improve your knowledge of the meaning and principles of cell theory. You will be more familiar with different kinds of cells such as eukaryotic and prokaryotic cells. You will understand cellular, aerobic and anaerobic respiration. You will learn the ADP/ATP system and its advantages. This course will help you understand the molecules found in cells such as vitamins, nucleic acids, lipids, proteins, organic compounds and carbohydrates. You will gain a good knowledge of enzymes, the life cycle, basal metabolic rate, homeostasis, photosynthesis, disease, the nervous system and many more intesting concepts of biology.


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Module Title
Cell theory
Main activities and principles of cells
Types of Cells
Cellular Respiration
Molecules found in cells
Enzymes
Inorganic material
Passage Through Membranes
Life Cycle
Basal Metabolic Rate
Regulation of Body Temperature in Animals
Responses to Environmental Effects
Surface Area to Volume Ratio
Homeostasis - Feedback Mechanisms
Photosynthesis
Disease
Transmission of Pathogens and Parasites in Animals and Plants
Nervous System
Plant Hormones and Their Actions
Experimental Method and Design
Biology: Exam Techniques
Assessment

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Course Rating (By Learners): 4 stars based on 197 reviews
Course Title: Advanced Biology 1
Course #: 191
Course Publisher: XSIQ
Course Category: 85
Content Origin: Australian School Curriculum
Course Description: This comprehensive biology course introduces a broad range of biology subjects including molecular biology, gene, cell biology, organic and inorganic compounds, experimental methods and designs, regulatory mechanisms in plants and animals, pathogens and parasites and more. This free online course builds on our Introductory Biology course. It is particularly suitable for any student of biology at second level, or anyone who wants to gain more knowledge and understanding of the biological world around us.
License:
Release Date: 30 May 2011
Content  
Course Duration (Avg Learner): 2-3 Hours
Video/Audio: None
Audio Only: Low
Animation: Low
Assessments: Yes
Education Level
Age appropriateness: 16+ Years
Minimum Grade/Class Level: Post-Secondary
Validation: Level 5
ALISON Testing: Yes
Certification Availability
PDF Download: Yes
Parchment: Yes
Framed Certification: Yes

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    Jane Rocilem Philippines My opinion about the advanced biology 1 is that it is not easy to memorize all those weird names but its very very interesting to know about all the internal environments in our body 2015-03-16 12:03:50
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    Cesar Ruiz United States of America Great summary, fast reading. Some videos were difficult to see (using Mac). 2015-02-24 02:02:54
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    Anita Scott United States of America This course was very well done and very informative. 2015-02-22 16:02:38
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    Javier Senosiain Diez Canada Is a nice review of the biology classes in high-school during the A levels... I've remembered things I had forgotten 2015-02-12 14:02:28
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    Junessa Lumbres Philippines The course has detailed discussion of a variety of topics in Biology. 2015-02-11 04:02:15
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    Jennifer Johnson Canada Great Course, relevant material, but the videos would not operate on my system so I feel I missed out on some learning opportunities. 2015-02-04 02:02:34
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    Pierre-michel Annecie United States of America I am so happy to find this course online free, I am proud of ALISON,thank you so much,I think it is the best way to study. 2014-12-24 18:12:53
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    Hyrul Ilmahttp://alison.com/user/edit.php?id=3065388&course=1# Sri Lanka i learned many important things about science and i will be glad if u can give my certificate 2014-12-23 09:12:34
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    Haimil joshi India that was superb 2014-12-19 13:12:23
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    Hallie Fike United States of America I love science and enjoyed taking this course. 2014-11-25 05:11:34
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