UNIVERSITY CATALOG: 2017-2018

Geology, B.S. Geology Option

YEAR 1: 1st Semester

Course Units
Geology Tier 1 Lecture and Lab 4
GE Basic Skills: Written Communication 3
GE Arts and Humanities 3
Electives 6
Total 16

YEAR 1: 2nd Semester

Course Units
CHEM 101/L (also counts in GE Natural Science with lab) 4
MATH 150A (also counts in GE Mathematics) 5
GE Basic Skills: Oral Communication 3
GE Social Science 3
Total 15

YEAR 2: 1st Semester

Course Units
GEOL 306/L 4
GEOL 314/L 4
MATH 150B or MATH 140 4 or 5
GE Comparative Cultures 3
Total 15 or 16

YEAR 2: 2nd Semester

Course Units
GEOL 303 2
GEOL 309/L 4
GEOL 313 2
PHYS 220AL and PHYS 220A or PHYS 225 (PHYS 220A and 220AL will also meet GE Natural Science and Lab) 4 or 5
Elective 3
Take the Upper Division Writing Proficiency Exam (UDWPE)
Total 15 or 16

YEAR 3: 1st Semester

Course Units
GEOL 310/L 4
GEOL 341/L 4
GE Lifelong Learning 3
Title 5 American History Institutions and Ideals 3
Total 14

YEAR 3: 2nd Semester

Course Units
GEOL 307/L 4
Geology Upper Division Elective 3
GE Social Science 3
GE Upper Division Arts and Humanities 3
Total 13

YEAR 3: Summer Term

Course Units
GEOL 430A/B 4
Total 4

YEAR 4: 1st Semester

Course Units
GEOL 490 Capstone 3
Upper Division Geology Electives 3
Title 5 US Constitution and California State and Local Government 3
GE Upper Division Social Sciences (select course to meet IC part 2 requirement) 3
Elective 3
Total 15

YEAR 4: 2nd Semester

Course Units
Upper Division Geology Electives 6
GE Upper Division Comparative Cultures 3
Electives 7
Total 16
OVERALL TOTAL UNITS 120