Biology - Ecology, Evolution and Behavior Emphasis Requirements (BA/BS)

Major Requirements - 40 units
BIOLOGY 141INTRODUCTORY BIOLOGY I (GL)5
BIOLOGY 142INTRODUCTORY BIOLOGY II (GL)5
BIOLOGY 251INTRODUCTION TO GENETICS4
Select 0-3 units of0-3
INTRODUCTION TO CELL BIOLOGY
BIOLOGY 257INTRODUCTION TO ECOLOGY3
BIOLOGY 446ORGANIC EVOLUTION4
At least two units of the following:2
BIOTECHNOLOGY LABORATORY METHODS I
FIELD EXPERIENCE
BIOLOGY 390BIOLOGY COLLOQUIUM0.5
BIOLOGY 400SENIOR BIOLOGY COLLOQUIUM0.5
Select 1-6 units from the following:1-6
FIELD BOTANY
NATURAL HISTORY OF YELLOWSTONE NP AND THE UPPER GREAT PLAINS
TRAVEL STUDY
INTERNSHIP IN BIOLOGY
INDEPENDENT STUDY
INDEPENDENT STUDY - UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH
At least three units of the following:3
BIRDING IN SOUTHERN WISCONSIN
THE PLANT KINGDOM
PLANT TAXONOMY
INVERTEBRATE ZOOLOGY
INTRODUCTORY ENTOMOLOGY
At least one course from the following:2-4
INTRODUCTION TO BEHAVIORAL NEUROSCIENCE
BIRDING IN SOUTHERN WISCONSIN
COMPARATIVE VERTEBRATE ANATOMY
THE PLANT KINGDOM
PLANT TAXONOMY
AQUATIC BIOLOGY
INVERTEBRATE ZOOLOGY
ANIMAL BEHAVIOR
ENVIRONMENTAL TOXICOLOGY
BIOINFORMATICS
INTRODUCTORY ENTOMOLOGY
GENERAL ECOLOGY
Select additional units of Biology electives above 300 except for BIOLOGY 303, BIOLOGY 493, BIOLOGY 498 and BIOLOGY 498R to total 40 units in the major1-12
Total Units41
Unique and Writing Requirements - 20-25 units
Select one of the following:3-5
ELEMENTARY FUNCTIONS (GM)
SHORT CALCULUS FOR BUSINESS AND SOCIAL SCIENCES (GM)
APPLIED CALCULUS SURVEY FOR BUSINESS AND SOCIAL SCIENCES (GM)
BIOLOGY 303BIOSTATISTICS3-4
or PSYCH 215 BASIC STATISTICAL METHODS
CHEM 102INTRODUCTORY CHEMISTRY (GL)5
CHEM 104INTRODUCTORY CHEMISTRY (GL)5
Select one additional Chemistry course numbered above 200
Select one of the following:3
WRITING IN BIOLOGY
WRITING IN THE SCIENCES
One of the following is highly recommended:
PRINCIPLES OF PHYSICS I (GL)
PRINCIPLES OF PHYSICS II (GL)
OR
PHYSICS FOR SCIENTISTS AND ENGINEERS I (GL)
PHYSICS FOR SCIENTISTS AND ENGINEERS II (GL)
Total Units20-25

An approved minor is required for this major.