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AP Biology

AP Biology

AP Biology is an introductory college-level biology course. Students cultivate their understanding of biology through inquiry-based investigations by exploring topics in the following areas:

  • Evolution Drives the Diversity and Unity of Life
  • Water Potential
  • Cell Structure
  • Cellular Respiration
  • Pigments and Photosynthesis
  • The Cell Cycle
  • Mitosis and Meiosis
  • History of Genetics
  • Human Genetics
  • Chromosomal Alterations
  • DNA and Genes
  • Viruses and Bacteria
  • Classifications
  • Animalia
  • Ecosystems, Population Growth, and Interaction

It is recommended that students complete Honors Biology and Honors Chemistry prior to taking AP Biology.

AP Biology has been audited and approved by the College Board.

AP Biology is A-G Approved through the University of California.