Biology - Ecology & Field Biology

Major: Biology - Ecology & Field Biology

Catalog: 2012-2013

*See MyGFU Academic Requirements for correct list of classes to meet requirements
**Class offered on alternate years. Adjust schedule as necessary. See department advisor for additional information.
Recommended Course Schedule Guide
First Year
Fall Semester Spring Semester
BIOL 211 General Biology I 4 BIOL 212 General Biology II 4
CHEM 211 General Chemistry I 4 CHEM 212 General Chemistry II 4
MATH 201 or 240 Calculus I or Statistics 4/3 BIBL 100 Bible Survey 4
GEED 130 First Year Seminar 1 HHPA 120 Lifelong Fitness 2
WRIT 110 College Writing 3   *COMM GE Requirement 3
Total Semester Credits 15/16 Total Semester Credits 17
Cumulative Credits 16 Cumulative Credits 33
Second Year
Fall Semester Spring Semester
CHEM 331 Organic Chemistry I 4 BIOL 360 Ecology 4
BIOL 322 Comparative Vertebrate Anatomy 4 CHEM 332 Organic Chemistry II 4
BIOL 350 Genetics 4 MATH 240 Statistics (strongly recommended) 3
  *Fine Arts GE Requirement 3   *LITR GE Requirement 3
        *Global and Cultural Understanding GE Requirement 3
           
Total Semester Credits 15 Total Semester Credits 17
Cumulative Credits 48 Cumulative Credits 65
Third Year
Fall Semester Spring Semester
BIOL 490 Biological Exploration 2   Restricted Upper Division Biology Elective 4
  Biology Group 4 Elective 4   *Humanities GE Elective Requirement 2-3
RELI 300 Christian Foundations 3   *BIBL/RELI GE Requirement 3
  *HIST GE Requirement 3   *Global and Cultural Understanding GE Requirement 3
  *Social Science GE Requirement (6 sem credit hours) 3   *HHPA GE Requirement (activities class) 1
        *Social Science GE Requirement (6 sem credit hours) 3
Total Semester Credits 15 Total Semester Credits 16
Cumulative Credits 80 Cumulative Credits 96
Fourth Year
Fall Semester Spring Semester
  Restricted Upper Division Biology Elective 4 GEED 490 Senior Capstone 3
  Electives 11   Electives 12
           
           
Total Semester Credits 15 Total Semester Credits 15
Cumulative Credits 111 Cumulative Credits 126
    Total Credits for Degree 126.0

NOTES:

WRIT 110 may be waived with a verbal SAT score of 670 or higher. Math requirement may be waived with a math SAT score of 600 or higher.

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