Biology: Biodiversity, Ecology and Evolution

General

Program Title

Biology: Biodiversity, Ecology and Evolution

Degree Designation

BS

Program Level

Undergraduate

Instruction Mode

On Campus

Program Description

This program provides a framework of courses and field experiences in the areas of evolution, ecology, conservation and management.

Department(s)

College/School

College of Science and Engineering

Status

Active

Requirements

Credits: 71-84

Program Requirements

Core in Biology (33 credits): course, course, course, course, course, course, course, course, course.

Chemistry (8 credits): course, course.

Quantitative and Technical courses (10-15 credits): course, course and course (to be taken concurrently), plus two of the following: course, course, course, course, course, course, course, course, course.

Electives

Select a total of seven courses from the following two elective areas, including at least two courses from each area (20-28 credits).

Evolution and Biodiversity elective area: course, course, course, course, course, course, course, course, course, course, course, course, course, course, course.

Ecology, Conservation and Management elective area: course, course, course, course, course, course, course, course, course, course, course, course, course, course.

Students can replace one of the seven elective courses with a total of 3 credits from course, course, and course.

Students fulfill the University's Upper Division Writing requirement by successfully completing course or course with a 'C' or better.

Notes

It is essential to see a biology advisor during the first semester you are enrolled in biology courses.

See program website for additional information.

Learning Outcomes

Objective

Ability to understand the relationship between science and society

Objective

Ability to apply the process of science

Objective

Ability to tap into the interdisciplinary nature of science

Objective

Ability to communicate and collaborate with other disciplines

Objective

Ability to use quantitative reasoning; Evolution core concept

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