Afternoon Session of FE Exam -
Other Disciplines (Formerly General Engineering)

Biology Topic Area



The following subtopics are covered in the Biology portion of the afternoon, Other Disciplines examination:

A. Cellular biology (e.g., structure, growth, cell organization)
B. Toxicology (e.g., human, environmental)
C. Industrial hygiene [e.g., personnel protection equipment (PPE), carcinogens]
D. Bioprocessing (e.g., fermentation, waste treatment, digestion)

The Biology portion covers approximately 5% of the afternoon session test content.