Organismal Biology - Ecology, Evolution, and Behavorial 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 I4MATH 1620 Calculus II4
 15 15
Sophomore
FallHoursSpringHours
Core Social Science23Core History13
PHYS 1000 Foundations of Physics4Core Social Science23
Core Fine Arts3CHEM 2030 Survey of Organic Chemistry3
Core Literature3BIOL 3030 Evolution and Systematics3
BIOL 3000 Genetics4BIOL 3060 Ecology4
 17 16
Junior
FallHoursSpringHours
BIOL 3200 General Microbiology, 4010 Invertebrate Biodiversity, 4020 Vertebrate Biodiversity, or 3100 Plant Biology44BIOL 5130 Advanced Plant Physiology, 5131 Advanced Plant Physiology Laboratory, 5210 Microbial Physiology, or 5240 Animal Physiology4
Biology Elective54Core Social Science or Humanities33
Core Humanities3Free Elective3
Core Literature or History13STAT 2510 Statistics for Biological and Health Sciences3
BIOL 4100 Cell Biology3BIOL 5370 Molecular Ecology3
 17 16
Senior
FallHoursSpringHours
Cell/Mol/Micro Elective or Physiology Elective58Eco/Evo/Diversity Electives53
Eco/Evo/Diversity Elective56Biology Elective54
 BIOL 5650 Ethology4
 BIOL 4950 Senior Seminar1
 UNIV 4AA0 University Graduation60
 14 12
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

This elective in the junior year should be chosen with consideration of the electives courses to be taken in the senior year. Consult your faculty advisor.

5

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

6

This course must be taken the semester of graduation.