Earth Science/Life Science: Bachelor of Science in Education

Required Courses:

CHM 141, 144 College Chemistry and Lab (3, 2)

CHM 142, 145 College Chemistry and Lab (3, 2)

CHM 231 Fundamentals of Organic Chemistry (4)

STA 261 Statistics (4)

GEO 121 Earth's Physical Environment (4)

GEO 421 Climatology (3)

PHY 111 Astronomy and Space Physics (3)

PHY 171 College Physics (3)

PHY 183 Physics Lab (1)

BOT/ZOO 203 and 203L Cell and Molecular Biology and Lab (3,1)

BOT/ZOO 342 Genetics

STA 261 Statistics (4)

Introductory biology series, choose ONE:

BOT/MBI/ZOO 115 Biological Concepts: Ecology, Evolution, Genetics, and Diversity (4)

BOT/MBI/ZOO 116 Biological Concepts: Structure, Function, Cellular, and Molecular Biology (4)

ZOO 113 Animal Diversity (4)

ZOO 114 Principles of Biology (4)

Evolution course, choose ONE:

ATH 255 Foundations of Biological Anthropology (4)

GLG 205 Evolution and Earth Systems (3)

ZOO 206 Evolutionary Biology (3)

Field course, choose ONE:

BOT 155 Field Botany (2)

BOT/ZOO/MBI 333 Field Ecology (2)

BOT 499A Tropical Flora of the Bahamas (4)

EDT 498F Experience South Africa! (3-6)

GLG 411 Field Geology (6)

GLG/GEO/IES/LAS 412 Tropical Ecology of Costa Rica (5)

GLG/GEO/LAS 413/IES 423 Tropical Marine Ecology (5)

GLG 414 Coatal Ecology of the Bahamas (5)

GLG/IES/LAS 415 Coral Reef Ecology (5)

GLG 499 Geology Field Workshops (5)

Physiology course, choose ONE:

BOT 425 Environmental Plant Physiology (4)

ZOO 161 Principles of Human Physiology (4)

ZOO 305 Human Physiology (4)

Ecology course, choose ONE:

BOT 171 Ecology of North America (3)

BOT 401 Plant Ecology (3)

IES 275 Principles of Environmental Science (3)

MBI 475 Microbial Ecology: Exploration of the Diverse Roles of Microorganisms in Earth's Ecology (4)

ZOO/BOT 209 Fundamentals of Ecology (3)

Inquiry course, choose ONE:

EDT 415 Inquiry Into Life Science (3)

PHY 215 Physics by Inquiry (3)

Introductory geology course plus lab, choose ONE:

GLG 111,115L The Dynamic Earth/Understanding the Earth (4) (MPF IVB, LAB)

GLG 121,115L Environmental Geology/Understanding the Earth (4) (MPF IVB, LAB)

GLG 141,115L Geology of the U.S. National Parks/Understanding the Earth (4) (MPF IVB, LAB)

Earth science electives, choose TWO:

GLG 201 Mineralogy (4)

GLG 205 Evolution and Earth Systems (3)

GLG 211 Chemistry of Earth Systems (4)

GLG 244 Oceanography (3)

GLG 301 Sedimentology (4)

GLG 307 Water and Society (3)

GLG 322 Structural Geology (4)

GLG 335 Ice Age Earth (3)

GLG 357 Igneous/Metamorphic Petrology (4)

GLG 401 Climate Change (4)

GLG 402 Geo Microbiology (4)

GLG 408 Hydrogeology (4)

GLG 436 Paleoclimatology (3)

Science/Science Education Research to be determined with Advisor (3-6)- EDT, BOT, CHM, ZOO, PHY , x77 (x= first, second, third, fourth year), ZOO 419R, CHM 490

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