Biology (B.A.) (2003)

Department of Biological and Allied Health Sciences, College of Science and Technology

Effective Fall, 2003

Biology majors may substitute 50.290 Writing in Biology for the second English writing course (20.201). In addition to general education requirements, additional free elective hours are required to meet the university requirement of 120 hours for a baccalaureate degree.

Students may choose an option in marine biology

Required courses

50.114 Concepts in Biology I

50.115 Concepts in Biology II

50.242 Biology of Microorganisms

50.271 Cell Biology

50.332 Genetics

50.351 General Ecology

50.479 Integrated Physiology Laboratory

Choose one of the following physiology lecture courses:

50.472 Animal Cell Physiology
50.474 Vertebrate Systems Physiology
50.477 Plant Physiology
50.478 Microbial Physiology
And 17 additional biology (minimum of 9 credits in biology) and other science electives to total 43 total credits for the major.

Biology and Other Science Electives - choose from the following:


53.141 Introduction to Statistics or 53.123 Essentials of Calculus


52.115 Fundamentals of Inorganic Chemistry

52.116 Chemical Principles and Measurements