Bachelor of Science in Biology: Concentration in Physiology - Quantitative Reasoning Category I/II and Stretch English

120 Total Units Required
Minimum Number of Units in the Major: 67

Plan of Study Grid
First SemesterUnits
CHEM 115 General Chemistry I: Essential Concepts of Chemistry (Major Lower-Division Core) 5
ENG 104 Writing the First Year: Finding Your Voice Stretch I 1 3
MATH 226 Calculus I (Major Lower-Division Core, B4) 2 4
GE Area A 3 3
 Units15
Second Semester
BIOL 230 Introductory Biology I (Major Lower-Division Core) 5
CHEM 215
CHEM 216
General Chemistry II: Quantitative Applications of Chemistry Concepts
and General Chemistry II Laboratory: Quantitative Applications of Chemistry Concepts (Major Lower-Division Core)
5
ENG 105 Writing the First Year: Finding Your Voice Stretch II (A2) 1 3
GE Area A 3
 Units16
Third Semester
BIOL 240 Introductory Biology II (Major Lower-Division Core) 5
Select One (Major Lower-Division Core): 3-4
Forensic Genetics: Math Matters  
Biometry  
Elementary Statistics (B4) 2  
Calculus II 4  
Select One Set of Courses (Major Lower-Division Core): 5 4
General Physics I
and General Physics I Laboratory (B1, B3)
 
General Physics with Calculus I
and General Physics with Calculus I Laboratory (B1, B3) 4
 
GE Area E 3
 Units15-16
Fourth Semester
CHEM 130 General Organic Chemistry (Major Lower-Division Core) 3
CHEM 233 Organic Chemistry I (Hidden Prerequisite for CHEM 335 and CHEM 340) 3
Select One Set of Courses (Major Lower-Division Core): 5 4
General Physics II
and General Physics II Laboratory
 
General Physics with Calculus II
and General Physics with Calculus II Laboratory
 
GE Area C 3
GE Area D 3
 Units16
Fifth Semester
BIOL 355 Genetics (Major Upper-Division Core) 3
BIOL 612
Human Physiology (Major Physiology Core)
or Animal Physiology
3
CHEM 335 Organic Chemistry II (Hidden Prerequisite for CHEM 340 and CHEM 349) 3
GE Area D - Take Two 6
 Units15
Sixth Semester
BIOL 350 Cell Biology (Major Upper-Division Core) 3
CHEM 340
Biochemistry I (Major Upper-Division Core)
or General Biochemistry
3
Physiology Core Courses (6 Units Total) 6 3
GE Area C - Take Two 6
 Units15
Seventh Semester
Select One (Physiology Lab): 2-4
Plant Molecular Physiology Laboratory  
Human Physiology Laboratory - GWAR 7  
Animal Physiology Laboratory - GWAR 7  
Physiology Core Courses (6 Units Total) 6 3
Major Upper-Division Electives (10-11 Units Total) – Take Two 8 4-7
GE Area UD-C: Upper-Division Arts and/or Humanities (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
 Units15-17
Eighth Semester
Major Upper-Division Electives (10-11 Units Total) – Take Two 8 4-7
GE Area UD-D: Upper-Division Social Sciences (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
SF State Studies or University Elective – Take Two 6
 Units13-16
 Total Units120-126