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Biology Education Curriculum

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Area A Essential Skills (10 hours)
ENGL 1101 Composition I (3)
ENGL 1102 Composition II (3)
MATH 1113 Pre-calculus (4)

Area B Institutional Options (4 hours)
STS 2400 Science, Technology, and Society (2)
COMM 2400 Public Speaking (2)

Area C Humanities/Fine Arts (6 hours)
Take one from each of the following two groups:
1) Literature of the World
ENGL 2111 World Literature I (3)

ENGL 2112 World Literature II (3)

ENGL 2120 British Literature (3)
ENGL 2130 American Literature (3)
ENGL 2141 Western Literature I (3)
ENGL 2142 Western Literature II (3)

2) Art and Culture of the World
ARTS 2001 Art Appreciation (3)
ARTS 2002 Drama Appreciation (3)
ARTS 2003 Music Appreciation (3)
FREN 1002 Elementary French II (3)
GRMN 1002 Elementary German II (3)
SPAN 1002 Elementary Spanish II (3)

Area D Science, Mathematics, and Technology (11 hours)

Take one of these courses:
MATH 2253 Calculus I (4)

MATH 2254 Calculus II (4)
Take any two courses from the following for a total of 8 hours:
CHEM 1211K General Chemistry I (4)
CHEM 1212K General Chemistry II (4)

Area E Social Sciences (12 hours)
Take one from each of the following four groups:
American Context:
HIST 2111 U.S History I (3)
HIST 2112 U.S History II (3)
POLS 1101 American Government (3)
World History:
HIST 1111 World Civ: Pre 1500 (3)
HIST 1112 World Civ: Post 1500 (3)


Behavioral Sciences:
ECON 1101 Introduction to Economics (3)
SOCI 1101 Introduction to Sociology (3)
PSYC 1101 Introduction to General Psychology (3)
Cultures and Societies:

ANTH 1102 Intro to Anthropology (3)
ES 1101 Ethnic Studies (3)
GEOG 1101 Introduction to Human Geography (3)
POLS 2401 Global Issues (3)
RELG 1200 World Religion (3)

Area F (18 Hours)

BIOL 2107K Biological Principles I (4)
BIOL 2108K Biological Principles II (4)
PHYS 1111K Introductory Physics I (4)
CHEM 2511K Organic Chemistry I (4)

Biology Courses (31 Hours)
MATH 2260 Probability & Statistics I (3)

CHEM 2512K Organic Chemistry II (4)

BIOC 3111K Biochemistry I (4)

BIOL 3000K Genetics (4)

BIOL 3300K Ecology (4)

BIOL 3400K Cell Physiology (4)

BIOL 4200K Zoology (4)

BIOL 4440K Botany (4)

BIOL 4480 Evolution (3)

Choose any two of the following.

BIOL 3310K Molecular Biology (4

BIOL 4400K Human Physiology I (4)

BIOL 4460K Human Anatomy (4

BIOL 4600K Biotechnology (4)

Education Courses (24 hours)
EDUC 1101 Step 1 (1)
EDUC 1102 Step 2 (1)
EDUC 2010 Knowing and Learning (3)
EDUC 2020 Classroom Interactions (3)
EDUC 4030 Project-based Instruction (3)
RSCH 3610 Research Methods (3)
STS 3347 Perspectives on Science and Math (3)
EDUC 4401 Apprentice Teaching Seminar (1)
EDUC 4406 Apprentice Teaching (6)

126 Hours required