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Biology

Cells

Cells are tiny yet complex units of life that give rise to each other and function with tiny internal structures called Organelles. This Biology course unveils a wide range of concepts, levels and skills developed to prepare you for more advanced areas within the discipline of Biology. Mastery of Cytoplasm, Chloroplast and Cell Membrane are necessary foundational concepts that establish strong critical thinking skills required for higher level development. Basic introductory concepts such as Discovery of Cells and Cell Wall will provide proficiency at the basic level. Compare and contrast cells in Eukaryotic vs. Prokaryotic Cells and explore what key aspects differentiates them We combine Biology and Life Science to intensify focus on the granular level of the study of living things.

Next Generation Science Standards-Aligned Tutorials and Pathways

We want to make it simple for you to begin integrating Next Generation Science-Aligned Lessons into your classroom. Our Science Pathways feature in-depth, relevant content that aligns to these new standards. As an added benefit, these Pathways use Sophia’s Many Ways To Learn, an innovative approach that features multiple instructors and teaching techniques to connect with all kinds of learning styles.

Sciences Courses for College Credit

Sophia College Courses are low-cost, self-paced, credit-carrying courses eligible for transfer to many different colleges and universities.*

Human Biology

Examine the molecular and cellular basis of life as well as genetics and organ systems.

Pathways that Teach Cells

Pathways are a sequence of tutorials that help you learn a whole subject area, one concept at a time. Choose from multiple teachers and teaching styles.
Cells Pathway
Concepts: 17
Quiz Points: 255
Parts of a Cell
Concepts: 13
Quiz Points: 195
The American Council on Education's College Credit Recommendation Service (ACE Credit®) has evaluated and recommended college credit for 25 of Sophia's online courses for college credit. These courses are eligible to transfer to many different colleges and universities.