"All nature is perverse and will not do as I wish it"

Charles Darwin


Pat Farris
Professor of Life Science

Phone: (818) 710-4140
Office: Center For Science, room 91087


S. Mark Taper Life Science
Botanical Garden

Fall 2017 Classes:

Biology 3  Introduction to Biology      
  Lecture Section 20987 meets in CFS 91120 on Tues/Thurs 8:00 - 9:30 a.m.
  Lab Section 26520 is "TBA" which meets in CFS room 91003 by computer log-in (open access throughout the week).

Required texts:  "Campbell Essential Biology with Physiology" - 5th edition, by Simon, Dickey, Hogan and Reece
                          "Biological Patterns" - 12th edition, by Farris, Koller and Beavers

Biology 10  Natural History   
  Lecture Section 22026 meets in CFS 91008 on Mon/Wed 9:35 - 11:00 a.m.
  Lab Section 22030 meets in the same room on Friday 9:35 a.m. - 12:45 p.m. 
                (you must enroll and attend both lecture and lab sections)

Required texts: "Natural History Lecture Notes" by P. A. Farris
                         "Natural History Lab Guide" by P. A. Farris