BA or BS - Biology with Certification in Unified Science

Common Core: See common core requirements

Required Course from General Education: BI101 General Biology (3) and BI101L (1)

Tier Two: Additional General Education Requirements (21-24 Hours)

Humanities or Fine Arts:

 9 hours (BA)

 6 hours (BS)

Social Sciences (CJ, CT, EC, HI, PY, PS, or SO): See guidelines.

3 hours (BA)

 6 hours (BS)

Science: CH111 General Chemistry (3) and CH111L (1)

3-4 hours

BA Foreign Language (a single language)

BS Analytical Skills: See guidelines.

  • Must include ED122 Education Technology (2) AND CH114 General Chemistry and Qualitative Analysis (3) and CH114L (1).

6-8 hours

 

Unified Science Course Requirements (55-58 Hours)

BI102   General Biology (3) and BI102L (1)

BI107   Human Anatomy (4) and BI107L (1)

BI108   Biodiversity (3) and BI108L (1)

BI301   Ecology (3) and BI301L (1)

BI302   Botany (2) and BI302L (1)

BI305   Microbiology (3) and BI305L (1)

BI306   Genetics (3) and BI306L (1)

BI317   Biochemistry and Cellular Physiology (3) and BI317L (2)

GL105  Exploring Geology (4)

SC103  Introduction to Meteorology (3)

SC225  Interdisciplinary Science Seminar (1)

SC382  History and Philosophy of Science (3)

One (1) from the following:

BI206    Invertebrate Zoology/Parasitology (3) and BI206L (1)

BI300    Ornithology (3) and BI300L (1)

BI304    Mammalogy (3) and BI304L (1)

BI307    Comparative Animal Behavior (3) and BI307L (1)

BI303    Early Vertebrates (3) and BI303L (1)

 

Two (2) from the following (8-10 hours):

PH111 General Physics I (3) with PH111L (1) and PH112 General Physics II (3) with PH112L (1) OR

PH205 Calculus Physics I (3) with PH205L (2) and PH206 Calculus Physics II (3) and PH206L (2)

 

 

Professional Education Requirements (31-33 Hours)

ED101     Introduction to Teaching (2)

ED102     Introduction to Teaching Practicum (1)

ED122     Education Technology (2)
               [if not taken in Tier Two]

ED370SC The Teaching of Science in High School (3)

ED453     General Methods Teaching (2)

ED454     Student Teaching Seminar/Methods (2)         

ED462     Supervised Student Teaching (Capstone) (10)

ED471     Teaching Reading in the Secondary School (2)

PY210     Educational Psychology (3)

PY223     Developmental Psychology (3)

PY342     Psychology of the Exceptional Child (2)

PY343     Psychology of the Exceptional Child
               Practicum (1)

Electives (To Complete Min. 141 Hours)

 
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