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

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

Plan of Study Grid
First SemesterUnits
BIOL 230 Introductory Biology I (Major Lower-Division Core) 5
ENG 104 First Year Composition Stretch I 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
ENG 105 First Year Composition Stretch II (A2) 1 3
GE Area A 3
GE Area D 3
 Units17
Third Semester
CHEM 130 General Organic Chemistry (Major Lower-Division Core) 3
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
MATH 226 Calculus I (Major Lower-Division Core, B4) 2,3 4
GE Area E 3
 Units15
Fourth Semester
BIOL 240 Introductory Biology II (Major Lower-Division Core) 5
CHEM 233 Organic Chemistry I (Hidden Prerequisite for CHEM 335 and CHEM 340) 3
Select One (Major Lower-Division Core): 3-4
Forensic Genetics: Math Matters  
Biometry  
Elementary Statistics (B4) 2  
Calculus II 5  
Select One Set of Courses (Major Lower-Division Core): 6 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)
 
 Units15-16
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
Select One Set of Courses (Major Lower-Division Core): 6 4
General Physics II
and General Physics II Laboratory
 
General Physics with Calculus II
or General Physics with Calculus II Laboratory
 
GE Area D 3
 Units16
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) 7 3
GE Area C 3
GE Area D 3
 Units15
Seventh Semester
Select One (Physiology Lab): 2-4
Plant Molecular Physiology Laboratory  
Human Physiology Laboratory - GWAR 8  
Animal Physiology Laboratory - GWAR 8  
Physiology Core Courses (6 Units Total) 7 3
Major Upper-Division Electives (10-11 Units Total) – Take Two 9 4-7
GE Area C 3
 Units15-17
Eighth Semester
Major Upper-Division Electives (10-11 Units Total) – Take Two 9 4-7
GE Area UD-C: Upper-Division Arts and/or Humanities (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
GE Area UD-D: Upper-Division Social Sciences (Consider SF State Studies Course) 3
 Units10-13
 Total Units120-126