Jul 05, 2020  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog 
    
2019-2020 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Suggested Four-Year Program of Study: BIOL-BS (Secondary Education Track)


 

Biology Major, B.S. (Secondary Education Track)

 
FRESHMAN YEAR (32-35 credits)
Fall Semester Credits Spring Semester Credits
BIOL 1110 - Biology for Science Majors Lecture I   4 BIOL 1120 - Biology for Science Majors Lecture II   4
BIOL 1111 - Biology for Science Majors Laboratory I   0 BIOL 1121 - Biology for Science Majors Laboratory II   0
CHEM 1110 - General Chemistry Lecture I   4 CHEM 1120 - General Chemistry Lecture II   4
CHEM 1111 - General Chemistry Laboratory I     0 CHEM 1121 - General Chemistry Laboratory II   0
ENGL 1020 - Critical Thinking and Argumentation   3 MATH 1530 - Probability and Statistics - Noncalculus                  3
MATH 1910 - Calculus I   4 ENGL 1020 - Critical Thinking and Argumentation   3
CSCI 1100 - Using Information Technology  or Proficiency exam * 0-3 COMM 2055 - Argumentation and Debate   3
Fall Total 15-18 Spring Total 17

 

SOPHOMORE YEAR (31 credits)
Fall Semester Credits Spring Semester Credits
BIOL 1130 - Biology for Science Majors Lecture III   4 BIOL 3100 - General Genetics   3
BIOL 1131 - Biology for Science Majors Laboratory III   0 GEOL 1050 - Geosciences: Earth through Time Lecture   3
GEOL 1040 - Geosciences: Earth and Society Lecture   3 GEOL 1051 - Geosciences: Earth through Time Laboratory   1
GEOL 1041 - Geosciences: Earth and Society Laboratory   1 PHYS 2020 - General Physics II-Noncalculus   3
PHYS 2010 - General Physics I-Noncalculus   3 PHYS 2021 - General Physics Laboratory II-Noncalculus   1
PHYS 2011 - General Physics Laboratory I-Noncalculus          1 PHIL 2640 - Science and the Modern World   3
Social & Behavioral Science Course 3    
Fall Total 16 Spring Total 15

 

JUNIOR YEAR (27-31 credits)
Fall Semester Credits Spring Semester Credits
Molecular Menu Courses 3-6 Organismal Menu Course 3-4
Minor Courses 6 Minor Courses 6
HIST 2010 - The United States to 1877             3 Social & Behavioral Science Course 3
    HIST 2020 - The United States since 1877   3
Fall Total 12-15 Spring Total 15-16

 

SENIOR YEAR (30-35 credits)
Fall Semester Credits Spring Semester Credits
Biodiversity Menu Courses 6-8 Population Menu Course                                         3-4
Minor Courses 6 BIOL Elective Course 2-6
Fine Arts Course 3 Minor Courses 6
BIOL 4995 - Capstone: Review of Biology Concepts   1 Literature Courses 3
Fall Total 16 Spring Total 14-19

TOTAL = 120 credits

Note:


Proficiency exam may be taken for 0 credit in lieu of CSCI 1100 . Must be completed to meet Graduation requirements. Those students who complete the proficiency exam and are short credits towards their total degree requirements may be required to take additional electives.