King's College - General Science

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirements

GENERAL SCIENCE MAJOR SEQUENCE REQUIREMENTS
BIOL 111 General Biology I (4)
BIOL 112 General Biology II (4)
CHEM 113 General Chemistry I (4)
CHEM 114 General Chemistry II (4)
PHYS 111 General Physics I (4)
PHYS 112 General Physics II (4)

One of the following groups:
1. MATH 125 Calculus (4)
MATH 128 Introduction to Statistics, Data Analysis and
Applications to Life Science (4)

Or

2. MATH 129 Analytic Geometry and Calculus I (4)
MATH 130 Analytic Geometry and Calculus II (4)

The Sophomore/Junior Diagnostic Project and Senior Integrated Assessment in the area of chosen minor concentration, or in an alternative area, approved by the Chair of the Department of the area of minor concentration and by the Program Director may be required. If a student completes the requirements for more than one minor, only one Sophomore/Junior project and one Senior Integrated Assessment need be completed. The choice may be made by the student in consultation with his/her advisor(s).

Select one of the following minor concentrations:
1. Biology
A minimum of four (4) Biology electives approved by the departmental advisor
BIOL 370 Biology Seminar (2) S/JDP
BIOL 490 Biological Research (4)SIA
Elective courses in Science and/or Math to accumulate a minimum of 60 credits in Science and Math.

2. Chemistry
CHEM 241 Organic Chemistry I (4)
CHEM 242 Organic Chemistry II (4)
CHEM 243 Analytical Chemistry (4)
CHEM 493, 494 Senior Colloquium (1,1) SIA
One Chemistry elective, excluding CHEM 197 and CHEM 351
Elective courses in Science and/or Math to accumulate a minimum of 60 credits in Science and Math.

3. Mathematics
MATH 127 Logic and Axiomatics (3)
MATH 128 Introduction to Statistics and Data Analysis (4)
MATH 129 Analytic Geometry and Calculus I (4)
MATH 130 Analytic Geometry and Calculus II (4)
MATH 250 Linear Algebra (4) SIA
MATH 490 Junior Seminar (1) S/JDP
Elective courses in Science and/or Math to accumulate a minimum of 60 credits in Science and Math.

4. Neuroscience
CORE 154 Psychological Foundations (3)
NEUR 211 Neuroscience I (3)
NEUR 212 Neuroscience II (3) S/JDP
NEUR 310 Neuroscience Methods (3) SIA
NEUR 480 Senior Seminar (3) SIA
Two of the following:
NEUR/PSYC 342 Drugs and Behavior (3)
NEUR/PSYC 346 Psychopharmacology (3)
NEUR/PSYC 348 Sensation and Perception (3)
NEUR/PSYC 349 Animal Behavior (4)
NEUR 390 Topical Seminar in Neuroscience
Elective courses in Science and/or Math to accumulate a minimum of 60 credits in Science and Math.

5. Environmental Studies
ENST 201 Environmental Studies I (4)
ENST 202 Environmental Studies II (4)
One of the following:
ENST 490 Independent Study in Environmental Issues (3)
ENST 499 Environmental Internship (3)
Three of the following:
CORE 265 Christian Environmental Ethics (3)
ENST 200 Earth and Space Science (3)
ECON 491 Economics of Women, Poverty, and the Environment (3)
HCA 211 Principles of Epidemiology (3)
ENST 452 Environmental Policy (3)
ENST 401 Special Environmental Topics A-F (3 or 4)
See Environmental Program section of catalog.
Elective courses in Science and/or Math to accumulate a minimum of 60 credits in Science and Math.

6. Molecular Biology
BIOL 450 DNA Science (4)
BIOL 451 RNA Science (4)
BIOL 453 Systems Biology (4)
Two of the following:
BIOL 326 Immunology (4)
BIOL 330 Evolutionary Analysis and Bioinformatics (3)
BIOL 336 Cell Biology (4)
BIOL 448 Microbiology (4)
Elective courses in Science and/or Math to accumulate a minimum of 60 credits in Science and Math.

7. Physics
PHYS 231 Modern Physics (4)
Three PHYS elective courses numbered 233 or higher (6-8)
One of the following mathematics sequences:
MATH 129 Analytic Geometry and Calculus I (4)
MATH 130 Analytic Geometry and Calculus II (4)
MATH 231 Analytic Geometry and Calculus III (4)

OR

MATH 125 Calculus (4)
MATH 237 Mathematics for the Physical Sciences I (3)
MATH 238 Mathematics for the Physical Sciences II (3)


*Some courses required for certain minor programs will have prerequisites that must be fulfilled.

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