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Natural Science:  One Option  7-8 credits

Option I:  Two-semester Laboratory Course Sequence 8 credits

Two courses with laboratories (4 credits each) from the natural science laboratory course list below. These two courses do not have to be taken in sequence.

Option II: One Laboratory plus One Nonlaboratory Course 7 credits

One course with laboratory (4 credits) from the natural science laboratory course list and one course (3 credits) from natural science non-laboratory course list.

Natural Science Laboratory Courses
Course Title Credits
BIOL 103 Life on Earth 4
BIOL 104 Human Biology: How the Human Body Works 4
BIOL 106 Human Genetics and Health 4
CHEM 101 College Chemistry I 4
CHEM 102 College Chemistry II 4
CHEM 111 General Chemistry I 4
CHEM 112 General Chemistry II 4
CHEM 113
Advanced General Chemistry I
4
CHEM 114
Advanced General Chemistry II
4
GEOS 101/102 The Dynamic Earth with lab 4
GEOS 103/104 Oceans and Atmospheres with lab 4
GEOS 105/106 Exploring the Universe with lab 4
GEOS 201
Foundations of Geology
4
GEOS 203
Surficial Processes
4
PHYS 111/121 Physics I with lab 4
PHYS 112/122 Physics II with lab 4
PHYS 131/141 Physics I with lab (calculus) 4
PHYS 132/142 Physics II with lab (calculus) 4
PHYS 151/161
Medical Physics with Lab
4
SCI 101
Fundamentals of Physics
4
SCI 102
Fundamentals of Chemistry
4
SCI 104
Fundamentals of Environmental Biology
4
SCI 105 Physical Science I 4
SCI 107/117 Chemistry for Everyone
4


Natural Science Non-laboratory Courses
Course Title Credits
BIOL 107
Introduction to Forensic Biology
3
BIOL 113 Genetics in Modern Society 3
BIOL 114 Environmental Science 3
BIOL 115 Biotic Diversity of North America 3
BIOL 116 Introduction to Marine Biology 3
BIOL 117 Understanding HIV Biology and AIDS 3
BIOL 118 History of Pain 3
BIOL 119 Emerging Diseases 3
CHEM 105 The Forensic Chemistry of CSI 3
GEOS 101 The Dynamic Earth 3
GEOS 103 Oceans and Atmospheres 3
GEOS 105 Exploring the Universe 3
GEOS 150 Geology of National Parks 3
GEOS 151 The Age of Dinosaurs 3
GEOS 152 Physical Resources of the Earth 3
GEOS 153
Forensic Geology
3
GEOS 154 Exploration of Space 3
PHYS 101 Energy and Our Environment 3
PHYS 105 Physics of Light and Sound 3
PHYS 111 Physics I Lecture 3
PHYS 112 Physics II Lecture 3
PHYS 131 Physics I Lecture (calculus) 3
PHYS 132 Physics II Lecture (calculus) 3
PHYS 151 Medical Physics Lecture 3
SCI 107
Chemistry for Everyone
3
SCI 201 Great Ideas in Science 3
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