2021 - 2022 MCPS High School Course Bulletin

SCI2080A/SCI2080B IB Biology A DP

1.0 credit per semester

IB Biology offers extensive laboratory experiences and emphasizes critical analysis of scientific information, evaluation of biological knowledge with respect to those problems facing mankind at present, and synthesis of biological information from different areas of the field. Some topics included are biochemistry, cytology, molecular genetics, and heredity and variation. Students prepare for the higher-level IB Biology examination.

Honors or MCPSPIB Biology and Honors or MCPSPIB Chemistry
9 - 10 - 11 - 12
No repeats for credit
Double period

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IB Biology A DP

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