Biology Major — B.A.

Summary

Biology B.A. Major Requirements56-59
Integrative Core Curriculum Requirements 129-41
Electives20-35
Total Credits120
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 See Integrative Core Curriculum requirements, with information about the H&S CLA requirement.

 Degree Requirements

BIOLOGY
BIOL 12100Principles of Biology I, Cell and Molecular4
BIOL 12200Principles of Biology II, Ecology and Evolution4
BIOL 22700Genetics4
BIOL 27100General Ecology4
BIOL 20700Communicating Biology3
BIOL 30200Research in Biology3
BIOL 41100Biology Seminar0.5
BIOL 41200Biology: Seminar0.5
Evolutionary Perspective
Select one of the following courses:3
Biology of Oceanic Islands
The Evolution of Adaptations
Wonderful Life: Genes, Evolution, and Biodiversity
Cellular/Molecular Perspective
Select one of the following courses:4
Neurobiology
Developmental Biology
Microbiology
Cell Biology
Plant Physiology
Biology Electives
BIOL xxxxxFour elective courses in biology 113-16
COURSES OUTSIDE THE DEPARTMENT
CHEM 12100
CHEM 12200
Principles of Chemistry
and Principles of Chemistry Laboratory
4
or CHEM 12300 Principles of Chemistry - Enriched Section
CHEM 12400Experimental Chemistry I2
CHEM 22100Organic Chemistry I3
MATH 14500Statistics for the Health, Life, and Social Sciences4
Total Credits56
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One must be at level 3 or level 4. Courses that do not count as biology electives include any courses listed as required; any level-1 courses; BIOL 20000; BIOL 20500; BIOL 21000; BIOL 30000; BIOL 40000, BIOL 40100; BIOL 40200. BIOC 35300, BIOC 35400, and BIOC 48100 may count as biology electives. Those courses in the Evolutionary or Cellular/Molecular Perspectives not used to fulfill the perspective requirement may count as a Biology Elective.