Biology, B.S. (2014-2015 Archive)
Biotechnology/Medical Technology Option

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 Catalog Archives for more information.

Lower division GE partially completed (See GE comments below*). Lower division major requirements of BIOL 106/L, BIOL 107/L, CHEM 101/L, CHEM 102/L, MATH 255A, PHYS 100A and PHYS 100AL, PHYS 100B and PHYS 100BL satisfied by the AS-T in Biology.

Transfer Year 1: First Semester

Course Units
BIOL 322 3
BIOL 360 3
CHEM 333/L 4/1
GE Arts and Humanities (If needed to total 9 units including transfer coursework)* 3
GE Social Sciences (If needed to total 9 units including transfer coursework)* 3
Total 17

Transfer Year 1: Second Semester

Course Units
BIOL 315/L 2/2
BIOL 380 3
BIOL 381 1
CHEM 334/L 3/1
GE Upper Division** 3
Total 15

Transfer Year 2: First Semester

Course Units
BIOL 470 3
BIOL 572/L 2/2
CHEM 464/L 3/1
GE Upper Division** 3
Total 14

Transfer Year 2: Second Semester

Course Units
BIOL 577/L 4-5
Biotechnology Selective Program (See list below) 6-8
GE Upper Division** 3
Electives 0-1
Total 14-15
Total units after transfer 60

*The AS-T in Biology requires completion of total 9 lower division units in each of GE Arts and Humanities, and GE Social Sciences, as per CSU GE Breadth for STEM or IGETC for STEM pattern.

**If needed, select UDGE courses that also satisfy: (1) IC: Information Competence, (2) GE Comparative Cultural Studies, and/or (3) Title 5 requirements in American History and/or US/State/Local Government.

Biotechnology Selective Program (6-8 units)

Choose two from the following list:

BIOL 330/L Design and Analysis of Experiments and Lab (2/1)
BIOL 408/L Applied Microbiology and Lab (2/2)
BIOL 417/L Microbial Physiology and Lab (2/2)
BIOL 418/L Bacterial Diversity and Lab (2/2)
BIOL 419/L/BIOL 492C Microbial Ecology and Lab and Field Studies (2/1/1)
BIOL 431/L Food Microbiology and Lab (2/2)
BIOL 437/L/BIOL 492V Biology of Fungi and Field Studies (2/1/1)*
BIOL 468 Human Genetics (3)
BIOL 476 Topics in Stem Cell Biology (3)
BIOL 481/L Plant Physiology and Lab (2/2)
BIOL 482/L Animal Physiology and Lab (2/2)
BIOL 485/L Immunology with Serology Lab (2/2)
BIOL 503/L Bioinformatics and Lab (3/1)
BIOL 542/L Developmental Biology and Lab (3/1)
BIOL 544 Biology of Viruses (3)
BIOL 551/L Computer Modeling in Biology and Lab (2/2)
BIOL 561 The Molecular Genetics of Microorganisms (3)
BIOL 562 Molecular Genetics of Eukaryotic Organisms (3)
BIOL 564 Human Biochemical Genetics (3)
BIOL 566 Genetics of Bacteria and Their Viruses (3)
BIOL 568 Clinical Cytogenetics and Cancer Genetics (3)
BIOL 571 Molecular Diagnostics (3)
BIOL 575/L Biological Imaging and Lab (2/2)
BIOL 580/L Cellular Physiology and Lab (2/2)
BIOL 581 Endocrinology (3)
BIOL 582/L Principles of Neurophysiology and Lab (3/1)
BIOL 585 Mechanisms of Bacterial Pathogenesis (3)
BIOL 589 Cellular Immunology (3)
CHEM 321/L Chemical Analysis I and Lab (2/2)