Peter Brown

Full Time Faculty - Biology

Life Science

480-461-7034

Classes Taught

Spring 2022

BIO181 General Biology (Majors) I 4 Credits
The study and principles of structure and function of organisms at the molecular and cellular levels. A detailed exploration of the chemistry of life, the cell, and genetics.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in RDG100, or RDG100LL, or higher, or eligibility for CRE101. One year of high school or one semester of college-level biology and chemistry is strongly recommended.
General Education Designations: Natural Sciences Quantitative [SQ] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
28278
Dobson Campus
In Person
Lecture
01/18/2022 - 05/13/2022
TuTh
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

Class Ended

Lab Notes: Students registering for class 28278 must also register for .

35793
Dobson Campus
In Person
Lecture
01/19/2022 - 05/13/2022
MoWe
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

Class Ended

Lab Notes: Students registering for class 35793 must also register for one of .

28257
Dobson Campus
In Person
Lecture
01/19/2022 - 05/13/2022
MoWe
12:00 PM - 1:15 PM

Class Ended

Notes: Class 28257 This course is half of a partially integrated learning community with ENG101 section 28014, with which it shares some topics and assignments. Students must enroll in this course and its co-requisite.

Lab Notes: Students registering for class 28257 must also register for one of .

28279
Dobson Campus
In Person
Lab
01/18/2022 - 05/13/2022
Tu
7:30 AM - 10:20 AM

Class Ended

Lecture Notes: Students registering for class 28279 must also register for .
28259
Dobson Campus
In Person
Lab
01/19/2022 - 05/13/2022
We
9:00 AM - 11:50 AM

Class Ended

Lecture Notes: Students registering for class 28259 must also register for .
35795
Dobson Campus
In Person
Lab
01/19/2022 - 05/13/2022
We
9:00 AM - 11:50 AM

Class Ended

Lecture Notes: Students registering for class 35795 must also register for .

Spring Flex Start 2022

BIO181 General Biology (Majors) I 4 Credits
The study and principles of structure and function of organisms at the molecular and cellular levels. A detailed exploration of the chemistry of life, the cell, and genetics.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in RDG100, or RDG100LL, or higher, or eligibility for CRE101. One year of high school or one semester of college-level biology and chemistry is strongly recommended.
General Education Designations: Natural Sciences Quantitative [SQ] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
28258
Dobson Campus
In Person
Lab
01/24/2022 - 05/13/2022
Mo
9:00 AM - 11:50 AM

Class Ended

Lecture Notes: Students registering for class 28258 must also register for .
35794
Dobson Campus
In Person
Lab
01/24/2022 - 05/13/2022
Mo
9:00 AM - 11:50 AM

Class Ended

Lecture Notes: Students registering for class 35794 must also register for .

Fall 2022

BIO108 Plants and Society 4 Credits
A global study of plants in relation to humans; as a source of food, fiber, drugs, and other products; for aesthetic value, survival, and energy. Prerequisites: None.
General Education Designations: Natural Sciences Quantitative [SQ] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
31027
Dobson Campus
In Person
Lecture
08/22/2022 - 12/16/2022
MoWe
9:00 AM - 10:15 AM

Open

33 of 36
Seats Available

Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Lab Notes: Students registering for class 31027 must also register for one of .
31028
Dobson Campus
In Person
Lab
08/22/2022 - 12/16/2022
Mo
10:30 AM - 1:20 PM

Open

17 of 18
Seats Available

Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Lecture Notes: Students registering for class 31028 must also register for .
36108
Dobson Campus
In Person
Lab
08/24/2022 - 12/16/2022
We
10:30 AM - 1:20 PM

Open

16 of 18
Seats Available

Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Lecture Notes: Students registering for class 36108 must also register for .
BIO181 General Biology (Majors) I 4 Credits
The study and principles of structure and function of organisms at the molecular and cellular levels. A detailed exploration of the chemistry of life, the cell, and genetics.
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in RDG100, or RDG100LL, or higher, or eligibility for CRE101. One year of high school or one semester of college-level biology and chemistry is strongly recommended.
It is highly encouraged that you attend the FREE MCC Biology Boot Camp that occurs prior to the beginning of the semester. Participants will review key skills necessary for success; participants will be better prepared for their course. Visit https://www.mesacc.edu/students/foundations-student-success/boot-camps for more information and to register.
General Education Designations: Natural Sciences Quantitative [SQ] 
Section Location Delivery Dates Days Times Availability
31041
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lecture
08/22/2022 - 12/16/2022

Open

22 of 24
Seats Available

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 31041 Students may contact instructor at: peter.brown@mesacc.edu

Class 31041 Lab kits are required. These can be purchased in the bookstore.

All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Lab Notes: Students registering for class 31041 must also register for .
28930
Dobson Campus
In Person
Lecture
08/23/2022 - 12/16/2022
TuTh
10:30 AM - 11:45 AM

Open

9 of 36
Seats Available

Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Lab Notes: Students registering for class 28930 must also register for one of .
31042
Online Course
Online (On Your Time)
Lab
08/22/2022 - 12/16/2022

Open

22 of 24
Seats Available

Notes: This is an Online class that does not meet at specific class times. Students are required to have access to a computer or mobile device, and Internet access, unless otherwise specified. Before enrolling in their first online class at MCC, students need to view the online orientation and complete the readiness survey on https://www.mesacc.edu/online/get-started for additional information.

Class 31042 Students may contact instructor at: peter.brown@mesacc.edu

All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Lecture Notes: Students registering for class 31042 must also register for .
28931
Dobson Campus
In Person
Lab
08/23/2022 - 12/16/2022
Tu
7:30 AM - 10:20 AM

Closed

Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Lecture Notes: Students registering for class 28931 must also register for .
28932
Dobson Campus
In Person
Lab
08/25/2022 - 12/16/2022
Th
7:30 AM - 10:20 AM

Open

9 of 18
Seats Available

Notes: All textbook and course materials available at no or low cost (<$40) - may include OER (Open Educational Resources).

Lecture Notes: Students registering for class 28932 must also register for .

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