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College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics

Undergraduate Degree Roadmaps

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Bachelor of Science in Biology (BIOLBS07) - Option in Zoology

Four Year Plan - 123 Units Required

Course
Units
Course
Units
Semester 1
Semester 2
Composition or Oral Communication
MATH 119A or 122 (GE B.2)
CHEM 111A (GE B.1.b)
UNIV 100
BIOL 111 & 111L
3
3-4
5
1
4
Oral Communication or Composition
MATH 119B or 123
CHEM 111B
Critical Thinking
3
3-4
5
3
Total Units
16-17
Total Units
14-15
Semester 3
Semester 4

BIOL 2wx & 2wxL
CHEM 322A, 323A
GE Course
GE Course
GE Course

4
4
3
3
3
BIOL 2yz & 2yzL
CHEM 322B, 323B
BIOL 260
GE Course
4
4
3
3
Total Units
17
Total Units
14
Semester 5
Semester 6
PHYS 100A
BIOL 312, 340 or 350
BIOL 419, 421, 423 or 424
GE Course
MICR 211 or GEOL 102 & 104 or 105
4
3
3
3
4-5
PHYS 100B
BIOL 340, 350 or 312
GE Course
GE Course
GE Capstone Course
4
3
3
3
3
Total Units
17-18
Total Units
16
Semester 7
Semester 8
GE Capstone Course
BIOL 350, 312 or 340
BIOL 370 or 345 & 345L
BIOL 313 or 316
Upper Division Major Elective*
3
3
4
4
3

GE Capstone Course
BIOL 312, 340 or 350
BIOL 345 & 345L or 370
BIOL 316 or 313
Upper Division Major Elective*

3
3
4
4
3
Total Units
17
Total Units
17

Students may substitute CHEM 320A-B, but only if taken before declaring this major.

* Upper Division Major Elective:  Complete two courses, at least 6-units, in consultation with your faculty advisor.  CHEM 441A,B or CHEM 448 will count.  BIOL 303, BIOL 304, BIOL 306, BIOL 309I, NSCI 492 will not count towards these 6 units.