Organismal Biology-Conservation and Biodiversity Option

Freshman
FallHoursSpringHours
BIOL 1020 Principles of Biology3BIOL 1030 Organismal Biology3
BIOL 1021 Principles of Biology Laboratory1BIOL 1031 Organismal Biology Laboratory1
CHEM 1030 Fundamentals Chemistry I3CHEM 1040 Fundamental Chemistry II3
CHEM 1031 Fundamental Chemistry I Laboratory1CHEM 1041 Fundamental Chemistry II Laboratory1
ENGL 1100 English Composition I3ENGL 1120 English Composition II3
MATH 1610 Calculus I4Core History3
 Core Social Science23
 15 17
Sophomore
FallHoursSpringHours
Core Fine Arts3Core Social Science or Humanities33
Core Social Science23Core History or Literature13
Core Humanities 3BIOL 3060 Ecology4
Core Literature3BIOL 3030 Evolution and Systematics3
BIOL 3000 Genetics4CHEM 2030 Survey of Organic Chemistry3
 16 16
Junior
FallHoursSpringHours
BIOL 4020 Vertebrate Biodiversity4BIOL 5240 Animal Physiology4
WILD 3280 Wildlife Ecology, Conservation, and Management3Eco/Evo/Diversity Elective43
BIOL 3100 Plant Biology4BIOL 4100 Cell Biology3
ENTM 3040 General Entomology4PHYS 1000 Foundations of Physics4
 15 14
Senior
FallHoursSpringHours
Biology Elective44BIOL 5120 Systematic Botany4
BIOL 5090 Conservation Biology3Eco/Evo/Diversity Elective44
BIOL 4010 Invertebrate Biodiversity4Biology Elective 44
Free Elective2BIOL 4950 Senior Seminar1
 STAT 2510 Statistics for Biological and Health Sciences3
 UNIV 4AA0 University Graduation50
 13 16
Total Hours: 122
1

Students must complete a two-course sequence in either HIST or LIT (for example, World History 1 and 2 or American Lit 1 and 2). For complete HIST and LIT sequence options, see the Bulletin.

2

Students who choose a HIST sequence other than HIST 1010 and HIST 1020 should talk to an advisor about CORE SOC SCI choices.

3

If a LIT sequence is chosen, this course must be a CORE SOC SCI. If a HIST sequence is chosen, this course must be a CORE HUMANITIES.

4

A list of approved Biology electives is available from the COSAM Student Services webpage.

5

This course must be taken the semester of graduation.