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Lecture 1 - September 1 2011 Biology 101 Email...

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September 1, 2011 Biology 101 Email: [email protected] - Course policy: Sakai - Critical thinkers, problem solvers Path dependence Emergence: The whole is more than the sum of its parts Nephron: Has emergent properties in the kidney Introduction: Chapter 1 Fig. 1.6: Hierarchy of biological organization o Hierarchy is a series of ordered groupings within a system o Ex. Individual level -> General Biology level -> Schedule -> Campus -> RU Chemical level o Atom Smallest unit of element o Subatomic particles Protons Neutrons Electrons o Ex. Quarks & Leptons Molecules Cellular o Basic unit Multicellular o Tissues Association of cells Connective tissue: Cells separated by nonliving material Blood Bone Epithelial Cells cover organ surfaces Muscle Nervous o Organs: Structures comprised of tissues o Organ systems Organism o Population: Individuals of a species living in the same place at same time Ex. Squirrels on Busch Campus o Community: Population of different species living in the same place at the same time
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