UNIVERSITY CATALOG: 2019-2020

Biochemistry, B.S. (2016-2017 Archive)

Notice: The General Education requirements prescribed on this Road Map are based on the Plan R Required Pattern of Courses (GE catalog years 2006-2018). See General Education Plan R for more information.

YEAR 1: 1st Semester

Course Units
CHEM 101/L (General Chemistry I with Lab) 5
BIOL 106/L (Biological Principles I with Lab) 4
MATH 255A (Calculus I) 3
GE Basic Subjects: Written Communication 3
Total 15

YEAR 1: 2nd Semester

Course Units
CHEM 102/L (General Chemistry II with Lab) 5
BIOL 107/L (Biological Principles II with Lab) 4
MATH 255B (Calculus II) 3
GE Basic Subjects: Oral Communication 3
Total 15

YEAR 2: 1st Semester

Course Units
CHEM 321/L (Chemical Analysis I) (Fall only) 4
CHEM 333/L /R (Organic Chemistry I with lab and recitation) 5
PHYS 220A and PHYS 220AL (Mechanics with Lab) 4
PHYS 220AR Recitation 1
GE Basic Subjects: Critical Thinking 3
Total 17

YEAR 2: 2nd Semester

Course Units
CHEM 334/L and CHEM 334R (Organic Chemistry II with lab and recitation) 5
PHYS 220B and PHYS 220BL (Electricity and Magnetism with Lab) 4
PHYS 220BR Recitation 1
BIOL 380 (Cell Biology) 3
GE Comparative Cultures 3
Take the Upper Division Writing Proficiency Exam (UDWPE)
Total 16

YEAR 3: 1st Semester

Course Units
CHEM 461/L (Biochemistry I with Lab) (Fall only) 4
CHEM 351 (Physical Chemistry I) (Fall only) 4
CHEM 351L recommended lab (Fall only) 1
GE Arts and Humanities 3
GE Social Sciences 3
Total 15

YEAR 3: 2nd Semester

Course Units
CHEM 462/L (Biochemistry II with Lab) (Spring only) 4
CHEM 352 (Physical Chemistry II with Lab) (Spring only) 4
CHEM 422/L (Chemical Analysis II with Lab) (Spring only) 4
GE Upper Division Arts and Humanities 3
Total 15

YEAR 4: 1st Semester

Course Units
Biology Electives (300 or 400 level) 6
Chemistry Elective 3
Title 5 Requirement 3
GE Comparative Cultures (select course to complete IC part 2 requirement) 3
Total 15

YEAR 4: 2nd Semester

Course Units
CHEM 401 (Inorganic Chemistry) (Spring only) 3
CHEM 465 (Topics in Biochemistry) (Spring only) 3
GE Upper Division Social Sciences 3
GE Upper Division Lifelong Learning 3
Title 5 Requirement 3
Total 15
OVERALL TOTAL UNITS 120