Biology Major (46 Hours) Check List
 
 

Biology Major Requirements:

BIOL

BIOL 111 (Organismal Biology I) and 107 (lab) = 4 hours ________ (4)

BIOL 112 (Organismal Biology II) and 107 (lab) = 4 hours ________ (4)

BIOL 226 (Intro. to Cell & Molecular Biology) = 3 hours ________ (3)

BIOL 306 (Genetics) = 4 hours ________ (4)

BIOL 308 (General Ecology) = 4 hours ________ (4)

BIOL 336 (Cell Physiology) = 4 hours ________ (4)

BIOL 420 Senior Seminar _________ (3) (taken in the Jr. or Sr. year)

CHEM

CHEM 111 General Chemistry I (4)  _________

CHEM 112 General Chemistry II (4) _________


ELECTIVES: 
121, 122 (Anatomy & Physiology I, II; both these courses may be counted towards the major); 213 (Functional Histology); 221 (Vascular Plant Systematics); 232 (Vertebrate Natural History);  304 (Evolution); 312 (Microbiology); 321 (Advanced Botany); 346 (Pathophysiology); 368 (Advanced Neuroscience); 373 (Comparative Vertebrate Anatomy); 375 (Molecular Biology); 421-422 (Biological Research); Conservation Science 331; Neuroscience 386.  In addition, one course may be selected from Environmental Science 121, 421; Molecular Biology 211, 411; Conservation Science 231, 431; or Neuroscience 201.  LAE issues courses (the 105 group) count as two credit hours toward the major.

Note: If you choose to do biological research (421-422), biology 420 (senior seminar) must be completed during the spring semester of your junior year.

Minor (19 hours)

Requirements
: 111, 112, 107 (twice), 226 and a minimum of eight additional credit hours from courses at the 200 level or higher.  Only biology courses will count for the minor.

Teacher Licensure - life sciences or integrated science, grades 7-12. Contact the education department for specific course requirements.

 Last Update--- 21 October, 2010