King's College - Neuroscience

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirements

MAJOR REQUIREMENTS

(20 COURSES — 65-71 CREDITS)

CORE 154 Psychology (3)

BIOL 111 General Biology I (4)

BIOL 112 General Biology II (4)

CHEM 113 General Chemistry I (4)

CHEM 114 General Chemistry II (4)

CHEM 241 Organic Chemistry I (4)

CHEM 242 Organic Chemistry II (4)

MATH 125 Calculus (4)

MATH 128 Introduction to Statistics, Data Analysis, and Applications to Life Science (4)

NEUR 211 Neuroscience I (3)

NEUR 212 Neuroscience II (3)

NEUR 310 Research Methods in Neuroscience (3)

NEUR 480 Senior Seminar (3)

 

In addition to the major sequence requirements, a Neuroscience Major must also complete six elective courses from the following list. At least two (2) courses must include a laboratory component. (Some courses will require the laboratory component, as determined by the instructor).

BIOL 221 Anatomy and Physiology I (4)

BIOL 222 Anatomy and Physiology II (4)

BIOL 223 Genetics (4)

BIOL 224 Biochemistry (4)

BIOL 326I Immunology (4)

BIOL 336 Cell Biology (4)

BIOL 447 Physiology (4)

BIOL 448 MicroBiology (4)

BIOL 450 Molecular Genetics: DNA Science (4)

BIOL 451 Molecular Genetics: RNA Science (4)

BIOL 456 Molecular Neuroscience (4)

NEUR 341 Neuroanatomy (3)

NEUR 342 Drugs and Behavior (3)

NEUR 343 Hormones and Behavior (3)

NEUR 345 Biology of Mental Illness (3)

NEUR 346 Psychopharmacology (3)

NEUR 348 Sensation and Perception (3)

NEUR 349 Animal Behavior (4)

NEUR 390 Special Topics in Neuroscience (3)

NEUR 490 Neuroscience Research (3)

PHYS 111 General Physics I (4)

PHYS 112 General Physics II (4)

In preparation for graduate or professional school, Pre-Healing Arts students should complete the two-semester sequence in Physics.

MINOR REQUIREMENTS

BIOL 111 General Biology I (4)

BIOL 112 General Biology II (4) OR

CHEM 113 General Chemistry I (4)

CHEM 114 General Chemistry II (4) AND

NEUR 211 Neuroscience I (3)

NEUR 212 Neuroscience II (3)

One Neuroscience elective and one additional elective from Natural Science.

 

 

 

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