Life Science/Chemistry: Bachelor of Science in Education

Required Courses:

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

BOT/ZOO 342 Genetics (3)

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)

CHM 363 Analytical Chemistry (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:

(Please note—you need TWO courses—ZOO 115+116 or 113+114 to meet pre-requisites for upper-level BOT/ZOO courses)

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)

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)

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

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)

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)

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

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