2011-2013 Undergraduate Catalog

The Department of Biological and Physical Sciences, cont'd

Bachelor of Science Degree
Major in Broadfield Science

Courses Credits
General Education Requirements
Note:  10 credits will be filled from below – 7 Natural Science and 3 Mathematics – leaving 27 needed here.
31
Biology
*BIOB 160 Principles of Living Systems 3
*BIOB 161 Principles of Living Systems Laboratory 1
BIOB 170 Principles of Biological Diversity 3
BIOB 171 Principles of Biological Diversity Laboratory 1
BIOB 260 Cellular and Molecular Biology 3
BIOB 261 Cellular and Molecular Biology Laboratory 1
BIOB 375 General Genetics 3
BIOB 376 General Genetics Lab 1
BIOE 370 General Ecology 3
BIOE 371 General Ecology Laboratory 1
Total Biology 20
Chemistry
*CHMY 141 College Chemistry I 3
*CHMY 142 College Chemistry Laboratory I 1
CHMY 143 College Chemistry II 3
CHMY 144 College Chemistry Laboratory II 1
CHMY 321 Organic Chemistry I 3
CHMY 322 Organic Chemistry Laboratory I 1
CHMY 323 Organic Chemistry II 3
CHMY 324 Organic Chemistry Laboratory II 1
BCH 380 Biochemistry 3
BCH 381 Biochemistry Lab 1
Total Chemistry 20
Earth Science
*GEO 101 Introduction to Physical Geology 3
*GEO 102 Introduction to Physical Geology Laboratory 1
GEO 205 Mineralogy 4
GEO 211 Earth History and Evolution 3
GEO 212 Earth History and Evolution Laboratory 1
GEO 309 Sedimentation and Stratigraphy 3
Choose one course from the following:
ERTH 303 Weather and Climate 4
ERTH 401 Geologic Field Methods 3
ERTH 491 Special Topics 3
Total Earth Science 18
Physics
*ASTR 110 Introduction to Astronomy 3
*ASTR 111 Introduction to Astronomy Lab 1
PHSX 220 Physics I 3
PHSX 221 Physics I Laboratory 1
PHSX 232 Physics II and Thermo 3
PHSX 233 Physics II and Thermo Laboratory 1
PHSX 343 Modern Physics 3
PHSX 391 Special Topics 3
PHSX 491 Special Topics 3
Total Physics 21
Electives in Biological or Physical Sciences.
At least 3 credit must be upper division
6
Total Science Credits 85
Mathematics
*M 171 Calculus I 4
M 172 Calculus II 4
Total Mathematics credits 8
Restricted electives selected with advisor approval 6
Total minimum credits required for degree 120

*May satisfy General Education requirements.

Certain courses in this program have prerequisites; students should check course descriptions for required prerequisites.

 

Suggested Plan of Study

Bachelor of Science Degree in Broadfield Science

First Year F S
BIOB 160/161 4  
BIOB 170/171     4
CHMY 141/142 4  
CHMY 143/144    4
M 171 4  
M 172   4
General Education   V V
Totals 15 15
Second Year F S
BIOB 260/261 4  
BIOB 375/376   4
CHMY 321/322 4  
CHMY 323/324   4
GEO 101/102 4  
GEO 211/212    4
General Education V V
Totals 15 15
Third Year F S
BIOE 370/371 4  
GEO 205   4  
PHSX 220/221 4  
PHSX 232/233   4
PHSX 343 3  
General Education   V
Elective    3
Totals 15 16
Fourth Year F S
ASTR 110/111   4
BCH 380/381 4  
GEO 309 3  
Earth Science Elective   3
PHSX 391 3  
PHSX 491   3
General Education V  
Elective   3
Totals 13-16 14

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