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Program name: Fisheries, Wildlife, and Conservation Biology B.S.
Sub-plan: Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences
Sample Plan: Fisheries and Aquatic Sciences
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
CHEM 1061 - Chemical Principles I : 3.0 cr : PHYS
CHEM 1065 - Chemical Principles I Laboratory : 1.0 cr : PHYS
FW 1001 - Orientation in Fisheries, Wildlife, and Conservation Biology : 1.0 cr
Elective :2.0 cr
MATH 1271 - Calculus I : 4.0 cr : MATH
AECM 2421W - Professional and Oral Communication for Agriculture, Food & the Environment : 3.0 cr : WI
Year 1 - Spring Semester: 14.0 cr
CHEM 1062 - Chemical Principles II : 3.0 cr : PHYS
CHEM 1066 - Chemical Principles II Laboratory : 1.0 cr : PHYS
Elective :3.0 cr
LE (Arts/Humanities) :3.0 cr
BIOL 1009 - General Biology : 4.0 cr : BIOL
Year 2 - Fall Semester: 16.0 cr
BIOC 2011 - Biochemistry for the Agricultural and Health Sciences : 3.0 cr
FW 2001W - Introduction to Fisheries, Wildlife, and Conservation Biology : 3.0 cr : ENV, WI
FW 2001W also fulfills Interdisciplinary Learning Requirement
PHYS 1101W - Introductory College Physics I : 4.0 cr : PHYS, WI
LE (Global Perspectives) :3.0 cr
ESPM 3245 - Sustainable Land Use Planning and Policy : 3.0 cr : ENV
Year 2 - Spring Semester: 13.0 cr
BIOL 2012 - General Zoology : 4.0 cr
FW 3925 - Human Dimensions of Fisheries and Wildlife Management : 3.0 cr
LE (Historical Perspectives) :3.0 cr
FW 2003 - Introduction to Marine Biology : 3.0 cr
Year 3 - Fall Semester: 13.0 cr
FW 4001 - Biometry : 4.0 cr
ESPM 3011W - Ethics in Natural Resources : 3.0 cr : CIV, WI
FW 4136 - Ichthyology : 4.0 cr
Elective :2.0 cr
Year 3 - Spring Semester: 16.0 cr
EEB 3603 - Science, Protection, and Management of Aquatic Environments : 3.0 cr
ESPM 3131 - Environmental Physics : 3.0 cr
EEB 3408W - Ecology : 4.0 cr : WI
FW 4107 - Principles of Fisheries Science and Management : 3.0 cr
LE (Technology and Society) :3.0 cr
Year 3 - Summer Semester: 6.0 cr
FW 3104 - Skills for Field Techniques in Habitat Assessment, Research, and Conservation : 2.0 cr
FW 3106 - Vegetation Sampling for Habitat Assessments : 1.0 cr
FW 3108 - Field Methods in Research and Conservation of Vertebrate Populations : 3.0 cr
Year 4 - Fall Semester: 13.0 cr
FW 5459 - Stream and River Ecology : 3.0 cr
FW 4401 - Fish Physiology and Behavior : 3.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
ESPM 4096 - Professional Experience Program: Internship : 1.0 cr
ESPM 4096 also fulfills Experiential Learning Requirement
LE (Literature) :3.0 cr
Year 4 - Spring Semester: 15.0 cr
FW 4301 - Conservation Genetics : 3.0 cr
LE (Environment) :3.0 cr
LE (Social Sciences) :3.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr
Elective :3.0 cr