Minor in General Biology

General Biology Minor - 23 units

The minor requires a minimum of 23 units in Biology of which at least one-half must be upper-division units.

All courses in the minor must be completed with letter grades (CR/NC is not acceptable). All coursework used to satisfy the requirements of the minor must be completed with a minimum grade point average of 2.0.

Lower-Division Requirements (10 units)

BIOL 230Introductory Biology I5
BIOL 240Introductory Biology II5

Upper-Division Requirements (9-11 units)

Ecology Course
Select one course including fieldwork (3-5 units) from the following:3-5
Plant Ecology - GWAR
Restoration Ecology
Wetland Ecology
Biological Oceanography & Limnology
Marine Ecology
and Marine Ecology Laboratory
Genetics or Evolution Course
BIOL 355Genetics3
or BIOL 337 Evolution
Physiology Course
Select one:3
Microbial Physiology
Plant Physiology
Human Physiology
Animal Physiology

Additional Upper-Division Electives

Select 2-4 units approved by an advisor to reach the 23 total required units for the minor.