Official course description: Introduces basic molecular and cellular biology principles and concepts. Offers students an opportunity to begin to apply chemical and engineering principles to further an understanding of selected physiological processes and biological systems. Topics include protein structure and function, cellular organization, energetics, information management, molecular transport, signaling, and motility. • Prerequisite: Engineering students only. • Corequisite: BIOL 1116. • NU Core: Science/technology level 1. • Equivalent: BIOL 1101 and BIOL 1111.