Biology: God’s Living Creation

High School Biology Course

Take an accredited high school Biology course entirely online. Get started today for only $225!

Northgate Academy’s Biology course, “Biology: God’s Living Creation,” offers a non-evolutionary approach to studying life from a tangible, natural perspective to the intricate designs at the cellular and chemical levels. This course is designed to lay a solid foundation for future studies in chemistry, physics, and other scientific fields, connecting abstract concepts to concrete examples. It not only imparts academic knowledge but also aims to cultivate a deeper appreciation for God’s creation and an increased interest in science. Covering basic topics such as botany, zoology, microbiology, human anatomy and physiology, cytology, genetics, and ecology, the course is a perfect introduction into biology. 

Students are expected to understand and show their grasp of the material through written assignments, quizzes, and a final exam. The course structure encourages a comprehensive understanding of biology’s fundamental aspects within a Christian worldview, highlighting the marvels of God’s living creation. By the end of the course, students will have a thorough appreciation and understanding of the living world around them, prepared for advanced studies in the sciences.

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High School Biology Course Syllabus

This course intertwines scientific inquiry with Christian theology, offering students a comprehensive exploration of biological sciences through the lens of faith. The course covers various topics, from fundamental biological processes to complex areas such as genetics, cell biology, and biochemistry, all presented to examine the intricate design of God’s creation. The course materials discuss various life forms, from plants to humans, emphasizing their divine intricacies and humans’ stewardship role within the ecosystem. This course solidifies foundational biological knowledge and deepens students’ appreciation of life’s complexity from a Christian viewpoint, making it ideal for those who seek to integrate their faith with their academic pursuits in science.

Textbook: Biology. (2024). Excel Education Systems.

Course Objectives:

Throughout the course, you will meet the following goals:

  • Gain a thorough grounding in basic biological concepts, including cell structure and genetic mechanisms, framed within the context
    of God’s creation.
  • Emphasize the intricate and divinely orchestrated systems within various life forms, from single-celled organisms to complex
    multicellular organisms.
  • Develop the ability to critically engage with scientific topics through the lens of Christian theology, fostering an appreciation for the
    relationship between faith and scientific understanding.
Semester A
Chapter 1 – Flowering Seed Plants
Chapter 2 – Structure and Function of Leaves
Chapter 3 – Flowers, Fruits and Seeds
Chapter 4 – Stems & Roots
Chapter 5 – Variety in the World of Plants
Chapter 6 – Fearfully and Wonderfully Made
Chapter 7 – Bones & Muscles
Chapter 8 – The Nervous System
Chapter 9 – Nutrition & Digestion
Chapter 10 – Circulation & Respiration
Chapter 11 – Integumentary, Excretory, Endocrine & Reproductive Systems
Chapter 12 – Disease & the Immune System
Semester B
Chapter 13 – Natural History and Scientific Investigation
Chapter 14 – Evolution: A Retreat from Science
Chapter 15 – Introduction to Ecology
Chapter 16 – Mammals
Chapter 17 – Birds
Chapter 18 – Reptiles and Amphibians
Chapter 19 – Fish
Chapter 20 - Arthropods: Invertebrates with Jointed Feet
Chapter 21 – Variety in the World of Invertebrates
Chapter 22 – Cytology: The Design & Function of Cells
Chapter 23 – Heredity: The Continuity of Life
Chapter 24 – DNA: The Regulation of Life

Grading Scale

A = 90-100%
B = 80-89%
C = 70-79%
D = 60-69%
F = under 59%

Grade Weighting

Unit Quizzes……………………70%
Mid-Term/Final Exams……..30%
Total……………………………………100%

Affordable Monthly Payments

Standard high school courses are priced at an affordable $225 each. This cost-effective rate makes quality accredited education available for everyone.

Getting Started At Northgate Academy Is Easy!

Step 1: Begin The Enrollment Process

Interested students 14 years or older can enroll online and start immediately.

Click the enroll now button below or in the top right corner of our website to head to our Student Information System, called Learn Stage. 

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Step 3: Submit Payment

Single course options at Northgate Academy are priced at an affordable $225 each. This gives students the flexibility needed to make our programs work for them.

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High School Biology Course

Take an accredited high school Biology course entirely online. Get started today for only $225!