Bachelor of Science in Biology: Concentration in Marine Biology and Limnology - Quantitative Reasoning Category III/IV and ENG 114

120 Total Units Required
Minimum Number of Units in the Major: 66 

Plan of Study Grid
First SemesterUnits
BIOL 230 Introductory Biology I (Major Lower-Division Core) 5
ENG 114 Writing the First Year: Finding Your Voice (A2) 1 3
MATH 197 Prelude to Calculus I (Prerequisite for MATH 226) 2,3 3
GE Area A 4 3
GE Area C 3
 Units17
Second Semester
CHEM 115 General Chemistry I: Essential Concepts of Chemistry (Major Lower-Division Core) 5
MATH 198 Prelude to Calculus II (Prerequisite for MATH 226, B4) 2,3 3
PHYS 111
PHYS 112
General Physics I
and General Physics I Laboratory (Major Lower-Division Core, B1, B3)
4
GE Area E 3
 Units15
Third Semester
BIOL 240 Introductory Biology II 5 5
MATH 226 Calculus I (Major Lower-Division Core, B4) 2,3 4
GE Area A 3
GE Area D 3
 Units15
Fourth Semester
CHEM 130 General Organic Chemistry (Major Lower-Division Core) 6 3
Select Two (Major Lower-Division Core): 8-9
General Chemistry II: Quantitative Applications of Chemistry Concepts
and General Chemistry II Laboratory: Quantitative Applications of Chemistry Concepts (Prerequisites for BIOL 580)
 
Calculus II  
General Physics II
and General Physics II Laboratory
 
GE Area D 3
 Units14-15
Fifth Semester
BIOL 355 Genetics 7 3
BIOL 458 Biometry 4
GE Area C - Take Two 6
GE Area D 3
 Units16
Sixth Semester
BIOL 337 Evolution (Major Upper-Division Core) 3
BIOL 525
Plant Physiology (Major Upper-Division Core)
or Animal Physiology
3
Major Upper-Division Electives (14-17 units) - Take One 8 3
GE Area UD-D: Upper-Division Social Sciences (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
SF State Studies or University Elective 3
 Units15
Seventh Semester
Major Upper-Division Core (3-5 units) - Take One 9 3-5
Major Upper-Division Electives (14-17 units) - Take Two 8 7
GE Area UD-C: Upper-Division Arts and/or Humanities (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
 Units13-15
Eighth Semester
Major Upper-Division Electives (14-17 units) - Take Two 8 6
SF State Studies or University Elective - Take Three 9
 Units15
 Total Units120-123