Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2020


BIOS 341 9S1 (CRN: 15188)


Department: Biosciences
Instructor: McNew, James A.
Meeting: 11:20AM - 12:40PM TR FULLY ONLINE (24-AUG-2020 - 4-DEC-2020) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Distribution Group: Distribution Group III
Method of Instruction: Online
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Prerequisites: BIOC 201 OR BIOS 201
Section Max Enrollment: 240
Section Enrolled: 140
Enrollment data as of: 28-NOV-2023 11:17PM
Additional Fees: None
Final Exam: Scheduled Final Exam-OTR Room
Final Exam Time:
9:00AM - 12:00PM W TBA TBA
Description: Molecular mechanisms of eukaryotic cell function. Structure, function, and biogenesis of all subcellular organelles. Cell-cell communication, cytoskeleton assembly and function, cell cycle control, and cell-cell adhesions. Emphasis will be on cytoplasmic events; molecular studies of transcription are taught in BIOS 302 and BIOS 344. RECOMMENDATION: BIOS 300 is recommended for students using advanced placement credit for BIOS 201 and students preferring additional foundational background prior to enrollment in BIOS 341.