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  Dec 14, 2017
 
University Catalog 2016-2017 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Biochemistry, B.S. (Biology Minor)


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Freshman Year


Semester Hours: 16


Semester Hours: 18


Sophomore Year


Junior Year


Senior Year


Semester Hours: 16


Second Semester


Semester Hours: 15


1 MATH 3010 /STAT 3010  (Biostatistics) or MATH 1020 /STAT 2010  (Basic Statistics I) must be taken as the natural sciences expansive core, and CMST 3250 (Scientific Communication) is recommended for the second expansive core course

2 3 hours should come from PHIL 3250  (Philosophy of Science) or PHIL 3400  (Responsible Conduct in Research)

3 BIOL electives must be chosen from the following courses, one lecture must be taken with lab: BIOL 3070 /BIOL 3070L  (Immunology), BIOL 3110 /BIOL 3110L  (Genetics), BIOL 3091 /BIOL 3091L  (Cell Biology), BIOL 3350 /BIOL 3350L  (Anatomy and Physiology), or BIOL 4250 /BIOL 4250L  (Molecular Genetics).

Summary: Program in Biochemistry (Biology Minor)


Fundamental Core: 18


English Composition (6, ENGL 1000 /ENGL 1010 , ENGL 1020 ), Mathematics (3 of 4, MATH 1030 ), Natural Science (3 of 4, CHEM 1010 /CHEM 1010D /CHEM 1011L  or CHEM 1110 / CHEM 1110D / CHEM 1111L  ), World Language (6)

Essential Core: 36


Freshman Seminar (2), African American and Diaspora Studies (3), Communication (3), Fine Arts (3), History (3), Natural Science (3 of 4, CHEM 1020 /CHEM 1120D /CHEM 1121L  ), Philosophy (6), Physical Education (1, activity course), Social Science (3), Theology (6), World Literature (3, ENGL 2010 )

Expansive Core: 6


Total Hours: 125


*Includes hours already counted in core and/or required courses from other disciplines.

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