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Program Sample Plan

Program name: Biology, Society, and Environment B.A.
Sample Plan: BSE with Evolution and Culture Interest (No advanced placement (AP) in Language, Chemistry or Math)
Total Credits: 120.0
The sample plan below shows you one of several possible ways to complete this degree. Your academic plan may look different if you have already fulfilled some requirements, if you have multiple course options to choose from in your major, or if courses don't fit your schedule in a given term. Use Graduation Planner to make your customized plan, and work with your academic adviser to ensure that you are on track to graduate on time.
Year 1 - Fall Semester: 14.0 cr
Language :5.0 cr
MATH 1051 : Precalculus I 3.0 cr
CHEM 1015 : Introductory Chemistry 4.0 cr
Freshman Seminar 1.0 cr
CLA 1001 : First Year Experience I 1.0 cr
Year 1 - Spring Semester: 17.0 cr
Language :5.0 cr
MATH 1151 : Precalculus II 3.0 cr
CHEM 1061 - Chemical Principles I : 3.0 cr : PHYS
CHEM 1065 - Chemical Principles I Laboratory : 1.0 cr : PHYS
Freshman Composition :4.0 cr
CLA 1002 : CLA First Year Experience II 1.0 cr
Year 2 - Fall Semester: 17.0 cr
Language :5.0 cr
MATH 1271 - Calculus I : 4.0 cr : MATH
CHEM 1062 - Chemical Principles II : 3.0 cr : PHYS
CHEM 1066 - Chemical Principles II Laboratory : 1.0 cr : PHYS
ANTH 1003W - Understanding Cultures : 4.0 cr : SOCS, GP, WI
Or take a different Disciplinary Perspectives course with LE
Year 2 - Spring Semester: 17.0 cr
Language :5.0 cr
CHEM 2301 - Organic Chemistry I : 3.0 cr
BIOL 1009 - General Biology : 4.0 cr : BIOL
BSE 2001 - An Introduction to Biology, Society, and Environment : 2.0 cr
HSCI 3401 - Ethics in Science and Technology : 3.0 cr : HIS, CIV
Or take a different Science & Society Required Methods course
Year 3 - Fall Semester: 14.0 cr
PHYS 1201W - Introductory Physics for Biology and Pre-medicine I : 5.0 cr : PHYS, WI
BIOC 3021 - Biochemistry : 3.0 cr
GEOG 3381W - Population in an Interacting World : 4.0 cr : SOCS, GP, WI
Or take a different Science & Society Elective course with LE
Elective :2.0 cr
Year 3 - Spring Semester: 13.0 cr
ANTH 1001 - Human Evolution : 4.0 cr : BIOL
Or take a different Biosciences Elective course with Lab option
EEB 3409 - Evolution : 3.0 cr
Or take a different Biosciences Required course
CSCL 3331 - Science and Culture : 3.0 cr : AH
Or take a different Science & Society Required course with LE
GEOG 3388 - Going Places: Geographies of Travel and Tourism : 3.0 cr : CIV
Or take a different Science & Society Elective course with LE
Year 4 - Fall Semester: 15.0 cr
Or complete Senior Project by another Method or with a different course
EEB 3407 - Ecology : 3.0 cr
Or take a different Biosciences Required course
Or take a different Biosciences Elective course
AFRO 4231 - Color of Public Policy: African Americans, American Indians, Asian Americans & Chicanos in the U.S. : 3.0 cr
Or take a different Science & Society Electives course 3.0 cr
SOC 4305 - Environment & Society: An Enduring Conflict : 3.0 cr : ENV
Or take a different Science & Society Required course with LE
ANTH 4329 - Primate Ecology and Social Behavior : 3.0 cr
Year 4 - Spring Semester: 13.0 cr
GEOG 3401 - Geography of Environmental Systems and Global Change : 4.0 cr : ENV
Or take a different Science & Society Elective course with LE
LE (Diversity and Soc Justice US) :3.0 cr
BSE 3996 - Senior Project Directed Research : 3.0 cr
LE (Literature, Writing Intensive - Upper Division) :3.0 cr