Biology - Systems & Structural Biology

Major: Biology - Systems & Structural Biology

Catalog: 2010-2011

*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 190 or higher Precalculus Mathematics 4 BIBL 100 Bible Survey 4
GEED 130 First Year Seminar 1   *COMM GE Requirement 3
WRIT 110 College Writing 3      
Total Semester Credits 16 Total Semester Credits 15
Cumulative Credits 16 Cumulative Credits 31
Second Year
Fall Semester Spring Semester
CHEM 331 Organic Chemistry I 4   Biology Group 1 Elective 4
BIOL 350 Genetics (Group 4 Elective - strongly recommended) 4 CHEM 332 Organic Chemistry II 4
HHPA 120 Lifelong Fitness 2   *LITR GE Requirement 3
  *Fine Arts GE Requirement 3   *Global and Cultural Understanding GE Requirement 3
  *Social Science GE Requirement (6 sem credit hours) 3   *Humanities GE Elective Requirement 2-3
Total Semester Credits 16 Total Semester Credits 16
Cumulative Credits 47 Cumulative Credits 63
Third Year
Fall Semester Spring Semester
BIOL 490 Biological Exploration 2 BIOL 440 or 332 Advanced Human Anatomy/Comparative Vertebrate Anatomy (Fall) 4
BIOL 420 Cell Biology 4 BIOL 340 or 310 Plant Physiology/Developmental Biology (Fall) 4
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
  Elective 2      
Total Semester Credits 17 Total Semester Credits 15
Cumulative Credits 80 Cumulative Credits 95
Fourth Year
Fall Semester Spring Semester
BIOL 330 Advanced Physiology 4 GEED 490 Senior Capstone 3
  Electives 12   Electives 12
Total Semester Credits 16 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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