Anne Allison

Anne Allison
Associate Professor of Biology
Health & Life Sciences

Office Hours: 

Monday: 11:00 am-3:00 pm
Tuesday: 10:30 am-11:30 am
Thursday: 10:30 am-11:30 am
Appointments also available.
Keats Science Building: K221

Courses: 

  • BIO 206 - Cell Biology
    Introduces the ultrastructure and functions of cells. Emphasizes cell metabolism, cell division, and control of gene expression. Prerequisite one year of college biology or one year of college chemistry. Prerequisite: Completed BIO 101 AND one semester of college chemistry; corequisite: BIO 206 lab . Lecture 3 hours. Recitation and laboratory 3 hours. Total 6 hours per week.
  • CHM 299 - Course recommended for 2nd year students
    Assignment of problems for independent study incorporating previous instruction and supervised by the instructor. May be repeated for credit. Prerequisite: Completed CHM 112. Variable hours.
  • SDV 101 - First Year Success: Open to All Degrees
    Introduces students to the skills which are necessary to achieve their academic goals, to the services offered at the college and to the discipline in which they are enrolled. Covers topics such as services offered at the college including the learning resources center; counseling, and advising; listening, test taking, and study skills; and topical areas which are applicable to their particular discipline.
  • SDV 101 - First Year Success: Physical and Natural Sciences
    Introduces students to the skills which are necessary to achieve their academic goals, to the services offered at the college and to the discipline in which they are enrolled. Covers topics such as services offered at the college including the learning resources center; counseling, and advising; listening, test taking, and study skills; and topical areas which are applicable to their particular discipline.
  • NAS 2 - Foundations of Life Sciences
    Presents elementary biological and chemical principles for allied health students whose high school preparation is deficient in the biological sciences. Lecture 3 hours.
  • BIO 101 - General Biology I
    Explores fundamental characteristics of living matter from the molecular level to the ecological community with emphasis on general biological principles. Introduces the diversity of living organisms, their structure, function and evolution. Prerequisite: Completed MTE 1 to 9 or math SAT score greater than or equal to 520 or math ACT score greater than or equal to 22 AND placement into ENF3/ENG 111. Lecture 3 hours. Recitation and laboratory 3 hours. Total 6 hours per week. Intended for AS of Physical & Natural Science majors. Credit will NOT be given for both BIO 101 and BIO 106.
  • BIO 180 - Introduction To Careers in Biotechnology
    Provides an understanding of the many careers in biotechnology and the Central Dogma of Biology on which these careers are based. Lecture 1 hour. Total 1 hour per week.
  • BIO 106 - Life Science
    Provides a topical approach to basic biological principles. Includes the scientific process, characteristics of living organisms, molecular aspects of cells, bioenergetics, cellular and organismal reproduction genetics, evolution, some animal and plant systems, and ecology. Designed for the non-science major. This course will NOT meet science with lab requirement for the AS of Physical and Natural Science degree. Prerequisite: Placement into ENF 3 /ENG 111 AND completed MTE 1-5 or placement score equivalent within 2 years of enrollment; corequisite: BIO 106 lab. Credit toward graduation cannot be awarded for both Biology 106 and Biology 101. Lecture 3 hours. Laboratory 3 hours. Total 6 hours per week.
  • BIO 299 - Supervised Study
    Assignment of problems for independent study incorporating previous instruction and supervised by the instructor. Prerequisite: Completed BIO 102. Variable hours per week.