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Biology Secondary Education

Biology Secondary Education Courses

Core Classes (30 hrs)

Course #NameHours
BIOL 241       College Biology I/Organization of Life                  4
BIOL 242 College Biology II/ Diversity of Life 4
BIOL 243 College Biology III/ Processes of Life 4
BIOL 252 Modeling the Systems of Life 4
BIOL 356 Genetics 4
Choose 1 BIOL 364: Microbiology and Immunology
or
BIOL 362: Cell and Developmental
4

4
BIOL 3XX Any 300 level Biology lab course 4
BIOL 494 The Integrated Biologist

Required Supporting Courses (20 hrs)

CHEM 231 &
232
General Chemistry I & II 8
CHEM 241 Principles of Organic Chemistry 4
Choose 1 GEOL 201, GEOL 211, GEOL 221, ASTR 305, PHYS 221, or ENVR 221 4
SCI 325 Methods of Middle School Teaching (FALL ONLY) 2
SCI 321 Methods of High School Teaching  (SPRING ONLY) 2
50 Credit Hours

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