Curriculum Summary

Curriculum Summary

The BS in Biological Sciences program is taught over 6 trimesters, with three classes in each trimester. Students will take one class at a time, for five weeks each. The curriculum encapsulates not only biological sciences, but physics, chemistry, and Integrative Health courses.

Term 1
Course Code Course Title Prerequisites
BIO345 Human Biology I BIO116 and BIO116L or equivalent
BIO346 Human Biology II BIO345 and BIO345L or equivalent
BIO321 Anatomy and Physiology I BIO346 and BIO346L or equivalent
Term 2
Course Code Course Title Prerequisites
BIO326 Anatomy and Physiology II BIO321 and BIO321L or equivalent
BIO331 Microbiology BIO346 and BIO346L or equivalent
PHYS311 Physics I MATH111 or equivalent
Term 3
Course Code Course Title Prerequisites
PHYS316 Physics II PHYS311 and PHYS311L or equivalent
CHEM311 General Chemistry I MATH111 or equivalent
CHEM316 General Chemistry II CHEM311 and CHEM311L or equivalent
Term 4
Course Code Course Title Prerequisites
OCHM411 Organic Chemistry I CHEM316 and CHEM316L or equivalent
OCHM416 Organic Chemistry II OCHM411 and OCHM411L or equivalent
BIO422 Biochemistry OCHM416 and OCHM416L or equivalent
Term 5
Course Code Course Title Prerequisites
GEN431 Human Genetics BIO321 and BIO321L or equivalent
BIO440 Biological Psychology Admission Requirements
IH450 Integrative Health: Alternative Medicine & Complementary Care Admission Requirements
Term 6
Course Code Course Title Prerequisites
IH460 Research and Evidence Based Health Care IH450
BIO470 Biological Science Field Practicum (Focused Placement) IH460
BIO480 Biological Science Capstone/Thesis BIO470

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