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Biology Department

 

SUNY College at Oneonta 

Liberal Arts - Biology Major

CELL & MOLECULAR BIOLOGY TRACK

Effective Fall 2006

A. Major Field Core  Courses
 
BIOL 100 General Biology I  (NL2) First Year 3 s.h.
BIOL 200 General Biology II   First Year 4 s.h.
BIOL 201

General Biology III

Second Year 4 s.h.
BIOL 212 General Genetics Second or Third Year 4 s.h.
BIOL 340 Molecular Biology Third or Fourth Year 4 s.h
BIOL 380 Cell Biology   Third or Fourth Year 3 s.h.
          22 s.h.

                                                                                                     

B. Major Field Elective Courses    12-16 s.h.

 

1.  Select four courses from the list below including at least one laboratory course.
2.  One elective course must be at the 300 - level

3.  The following courses are taken by advisement -- (LA) Courses:  BIOL 294, 298, 394, 398;

     (Non-LA) Courses:  BIOL 295, 299, 395, 397, 399.
4.  Students are encouraged to enroll in BIOL 299 or BIOL 399. In order to count as an elective, at least 3 s.h. must be taken in BIOL 299 or BIOL 399.
 

       

TOTAL:  34 - 39 s.h.

                                    
                                                     LIST OF ELECTIVE BIOLOGY COURSES
BIOL 207 Biology of Cancer BIOL 370  General Physiology
BIOL 216 Evolution BIOL 373 Plant Growth & Development
BIOL 265 Evolution of Biology BIOL 394 Special Topics in Biology
BIOL 282 General Ecology (4 s.h.) BIOL 398 Undergraduate Seminar
BIOL 294 Special Topics in Biology BIOL 399 Independent Study in Biology
BIOL 298 Undergraduate Seminar  
BIOL 299 Independent Study in Biology  
BIOL 311 Human Genetics  
BIOL 350 Immunology  
BIOL 362 Microbiology (4 s.h.)  

C. Related Work
 
CHEM 111-112  General Chemistry I & II First Year          8 s.h.
CHEM 221-322 Organic Chemistry I & II  Second year          8 s.h.
CHEM 331-332 Biochemistry I & II Third Year

8 s.h. 

CHEM 226-330 Elem. Organic Chemistry & lntro. Biochemistry Second year          8 s.h.
      24 s.h.

                                                                                                    

Choose any four courses from the following 

    6-8 s.h.

                       

CSCI   100      Introduction to Computer Technology

CSCI   116      Fundamentals of Programming or other Programming Language   

MATH 173      Calculus

MATH 103      Calculus II

PHYS  103      General Physics I (Non-Calculus)

PHYS  104      General Physics II (Non-Calculus)

PHYS  203      General Physics I (Prereq - MATH 173)

PHYS  204      General Physics II (Prereq - MATH 174)

STAT  101      Introduction to Statistics

STAT  201      Statistical Methods I  or any advanced statistics course

TOTAL:  30 - 32 s.h.

                                                                                                      

D.   Remaining Degree Requirements

Refer to the degree requirements stated in the current College Catalog and in the regularly updated sheets prepared by the Academic Advisement Office.  Other important sources of information are changes posted on the walls of Science Building I and curriculum information sheets in packets on the Biology Curriculum Bulletin Board.  Always consult your Biology Adviser for help and guidance.