Books for Fall 2012

BIO-104 Introductory Biology w/lab

Required Textbooks & ISBN

         What is Life? A Guide to Biology, 2nd ed. Jay Phelan. WH Freeman, 2013

ISBN: 978-1-4641-3030-4

This package consists of the following required components:

         Phelan, What is Life 2nd edition Loose Leaf

         What is Life Reader 2e

         Mean Genes

         BioPortal (BioPortal includes both the eBook and Prep-U)

         Intro Biology Lab Manual by Julie Gonzalez. DMACC Bookstore, 2012

Required Materials

Sharpie marker, 3 ring binder, Basic Calculator (no cell phones)

Software Applications

         Blackboard https://dmacc.blackboard.com/webapps/login/

         Microsoft Office 2007 (or newer)

Available through the DMACC bookstores for aprox. $12

         PDF Reader

Available free at http://get.adobe.com/reader/

BIO-146 Genetics

Required Textbooks & ISBN

         Genetics: A Conceptual Approach, 4th Ed. B.Pierce. Freeman and Company, 2012.

ISBN: 978-1-4292-3251-7

         Mastering Genetics Access Code

Course ID: MGENGONZALEZ12402

Required Materials

3 ring binder, Basic Calculator (no cell phones)

Software Applications

         Blackboard https://dmacc.blackboard.com/webapps/login/

         Microsoft Office 2007 (or newer)

Available through the DMACC bookstores for aprox. $12

         PDF Reader

         Available free at http://get.adobe.com/reader/

BIO-250 Cell & Molecular Biology Nucleic Acids

and BIO-251 Cell & Molecular Biology Proteins

Required Textbooks & ISBN

         Essential Cell Biology, 3rd  ed. by Alberts. Garland Science, 2010

ISBN:  9780815341291

         Basic Laboratory Methods for Biotechnology: Textbook and Laboratory Manual, 2nd ed. by Seidman and Moore, Pearson, 2009

ISBN:  9780321570147

Required Materials

Bound Composition Book (Quad 4x4 Rule), Three ring binder, Fine point Sharpie marker, blue or black non-erasable pen, Basic Calculator (no cell phones)

Software Applications

         Blackboard https://dmacc.blackboard.com/webapps/login/

         Microsoft Office 2007 (or newer)

Available through the DMACC bookstores for aprox. $12

         PDF Reader

         Available free at http://get.adobe.com/reader/