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)

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

BOT/ZOO 342 Genetics (3)

PHY 111 Astronomy and Space Physics (3)

PHY 171 College Physics (3)

PHY 173 Physics Lab (1)

STA 261 Statistics (4)

Introductory biology series, choose ONE:

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

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

ZOO 113 Animal Diversity (4) and

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 (3)

BOT/MBI/ZOO 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)

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

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

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