Biochemistry/ Molecular Biology, B.A.

I. Major Program Requirements

Biology Courses

BI121Foundations of Cell & Molecular Biology

3

BI122Foundations of Organismal Biology

3

BI131Lab Explorations Cellular &Molecular BI

1

BI132Physiology and Ecology Lab

1

BI281Genetics

3

BI281LGenetics Lab

1

BI329Molecular Biology

3

BMB496Biochemistry Molecular BI SeniorSeminar

1

Plus One Additional Cell and Molecular Biology Course:

BI305Microbiology

3

BI350Developmental Biology

3

BI369Cell and Molecular Neuroscience

3

BI382Cell Biology

3

Plus One Advanced Research Experience (ARE):

BI390Research Experience in Plant Ecology WI

2

BI391Research Exp in Molecular Biology WI

2

BI392Res Exp Cell Moleclular Neuroscience WI

2

BI393Res Exp Cellular Mechanotransduction WI

2

BI394Research Exp in Animal Physiology WI

2

 

Chemistry Courses

CH101General Chemistry I

3

CH101LGeneral Chemistry I Lab

1

CH102General Chemistry II

3

CH102LGeneral Chemistry II Lab

1

CH301Organic Chemistry I

3

CH301LOrganic Chemistry I Lab

1

CH302Organic Chemistry II

3

CH302LOrganic Chemistry II Lab

1

CH353Biochemistry I

4

CH354Biochemistry II

4

CH390Physical Chemistry for Life Sciences

4

II. Other Program Requirements

Required classes:

MA131Calculus of Single Variable Functions

4

or

MA121Differential Calculus

3

and

MA122Integral Calculus

3

 

PHYS205Physics Using Calculus I: Mechanics

4

PHYS206Physics Using Calculus II

4

Note:

  1. Biochemistry/Molecular Biology majors must earn a grade of “C-” or better in all major courses (sections I and II above) and must pass prerequisites with a “C-” or better to advance to subsequent courses.
  2. All degree students should review requirements for graduation as described in this catalog.