Online High School Honors Biology Course
Embark on an enlightening journey into the realm of life sciences with Excel High School's Honors Biology course. Crafted to provide students with a comprehensive grasp of the subject, this course delves into the complexities of life and the organisms that inhabit our world. Through our course, learners will traverse topics ranging from biochemistry and cellular biology to the broader perspectives of evolution and ecology. Rich, interactive lessons that reflect real-world applications empower students to probe deeper into the myriad facets of biology, forging connections between what they learn and the living world around them.
Our thoughtfully designed curriculum, encapsulated in an in-depth textbook, artfully marries time-tested biological principles with the cutting-edge discoveries that continue to reshape our understanding of life. Students will become adept at discerning the intricate processes controlling cellular activities, comprehend breakthroughs in DNA and genetics technology, and gain insights into the vast tapestry of life through taxonomy. This course ensures that learners not only amass valuable knowledge but also foster a deep-seated appreciation for the delicate balance and interplay between organisms and their environments. By the culmination of their studies, students will possess a profound understanding of biology, enriching their perspective of the world and its myriad lifeforms.
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In, Honors Biology, students engage in the study of life and living organisms and examine biology and biochemistry in the real world. This course encompasses traditional concepts in biology and encourages exploration of new discoveries in this field of science. The components include biochemistry, cell biology, heredity and reproduction, the evolution of life, classification and the first four kingdoms, plant and animal kingdoms, human body systems, and ecology. Students will also complete 10 Honors Biology Case Studies that will challenge them to analyze, interpret, and synthesize various biology topics.
Textbook: Biology – © Excel Education Systems, Inc. – 2019
- Understand the relationships among living organisms
- Describe the functions and processes that control cellular activities.
- Trace the discoveries and scientific thought that increase the application of new technology in the field of DNA and genetics.
- Examine the taxonomy that organizes all organisms.
- Recognize the structures and functions of systems of the human body.
- Relate the interdependence of ecosystems and environmental issues.
- Unit 1: Cell Biology: An Overview (Ch. 1-7)
- Unit 2: Genetics and Biology (Ch. 8-12)
- Unit 3: Theory and Study of Evolution (Ch. 13-15)
- Unit 4: Ecology in Practice (Ch. 16-19)
- Unit 5: Diversity in the Biological World (Ch. 20-23)
- Unit 6: Characteristics of Plants (Ch. 24-27)
- Unit 7: Invertebrates and Their Traits (Ch. 28-32)
- Unit 8: The World of Vertebrates (Ch.33-37)
- Unit 9: Human Biology: An Overview (Ch. 38-44)
A = 90-100%
B = 80-89%
C = 70-79%
D = 60-69%
F = under 59%
How Much Does It Cost?
Standard high school courses are priced at an affordable $225 each. This cost-effective rate makes quality education accessible for every student.
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Single course options at Excel High School range in price depending on their difficulty. Single course prices are below:
- Standard High School Courses: $225
- Honors High School Courses: $325
- (AP) High School Courses: $599
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