Checksheet

for B. S. in

Marine Biology

 

Becton College of

Arts & Sciences

CORE REQUIREMENTS (61 credits)
Basic Skills (23 credits)
ENGW 1101 Freshman Writing Workshop (3)
ENGW 1102 Freshman Writing Workshop (3)
MATH 1107 Precalculus (4)
MATH 1132 Applied Statistics (3)
SPCH 1107 Public Speaking (3)
Modern language
L__ 1101, __________________________ (3)
L__ 1102, __________________________ (3)
Physical education
PHED 1___, __________________________ (1)

University Core (12 credits)
CORE 1001 Perspectives on the Individual (3)
CORE 2002 American Experience (3)
CORE 2003 Cross-Cultural Perspectives (3)
CORE 3004 Global Issues (3)

Social & Behavioral Sciences (9 credits)
[Three courses in at least two disciplines.
Click on heading for a list of introductory
courses in this area.]
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Humanities (9 credits)
[Three courses in at least two disciplines.
Click on heading for a list of introductory
courses in this area.]
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Laboratory Sciences (8 credits)
CHEM 1201 General Chemistry (3)
CHEM 1203 General Chemistry Lab (1)
CHEM 1202 General Chemistry (3)
CHEM 1204 General Chemistry Lab (1)


MAJOR COURSES (2.33 GPA Required)
Required Biology
(20 credits)
BIOL 1201 Intro. Biological Science I (4)
BIOL 1202 Intro. Biological Science II (4)
BIOL 2003 Cell Biology (4)
BIOL 2049 Ecology (4)
BIOL 2256 Genetics (4)

Marine Biology (19 credits)
BIOL 2009 Introduction to Marine Biology (4)

Marine Biology Specialty courses (15 credits)
[Field courses at marine laboratories
off campus, as approved by advisor.]
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Cognate Requirements (23 credits)
Chemistry (8 credits)
CHEM 2261 Organic Chem. Lec. (3)
CHEM 2263 Organic Chem. Lab. (1)
CHEM 2262 Organic Chem. Lec. (3)
CHEM 2264 Organic Chem. Lab. (1)
Geology (3 credits)
GEOL 1101 Introductory Geology (3)
or
GEOL 1102 History of the Earth (3)
Mathematics (4 credits)
MATH 1201 Calculus (4)
Physics (8 credits)
PHYS 2101 General Physics (4)*
PHYS 2102 General Physics (4)*
* or PHYS 2201/2202 Physics with Calculus

FREE ELECTIVES (5 credits)
[NOTE: MATH 2202 Calculus II is
recommended for students placed
into MATH 1201.]

[Waivers.]


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