Outcome: Kinds of Transport

Distinguish between passive and active transport; explain how substances are directly transported across a membrane.

In this outcome we’ll learn about passive and active transport; this includes diffusion and osmosis.

What You’ll Learn to Do

  • Define and describe passive transport.
  • Define and describe active transport.

Learning Activities

The learning activities for this section include the following:

  • Reading: Passive Transport
  • Reading: Active Transport
  • Video: In Da Club—Membranes & Transport
  • Self Check: Kinds of Transport