Biology - Honors Emphasis Requirements (BA/BS)

Major Requirements - 54 units
(3.40 UW-W cumulative GPA; 3.40 UW-W GPA within the major)
BIOLOGY 303BIOSTATISTICS4
BIOLOGY 141INTRODUCTORY BIOLOGY I (GL)5
BIOLOGY 142INTRODUCTORY BIOLOGY II (GL)5
BIOLOGY 251INTRODUCTION TO GENETICS4
BIOLOGY 253INTRODUCTION TO CELL BIOLOGY3
BIOLOGY 254BIOTECHNOLOGY LABORATORY METHODS I2
BIOLOGY 257INTRODUCTION TO ECOLOGY3
BIOLOGY 446ORGANIC EVOLUTION4
BIOLOGY 390BIOLOGY COLLOQUIUM0.5
BIOLOGY 400SENIOR BIOLOGY COLLOQUIUM0.5
Select one of the following:10
PRINCIPLES OF PHYSICS I (GL)
and PRINCIPLES OF PHYSICS II (GL)
PHYSICS FOR SCIENTISTS AND ENGINEERS I (GL)
and PHYSICS FOR SCIENTISTS AND ENGINEERS II (GL)
BIOLOGY 499BIOLOGY THESIS (first semester)2
BIOLOGY 499BIOLOGY THESIS (second semester)3
Select additional units of Biology electives numbered above 250 except for BIOLOGY 303, BIOLOGY 498R and BIOLOGY 499, to total 54 units in the major1-12
Total Units55
Unique and Writing Requirements
BIOLOGY 200WRITING IN BIOLOGY3
or ENGLISH 371 WRITING IN THE SCIENCES
MATH 253CALCULUS AND ANALYTIC GEOMETRY I (GM)5
CHEM 102GENERAL CHEMISTRY I (GL)5
CHEM 104GENERAL CHEMISTRY II (GL)5
Select 5 additional units of Chemistry numbered above 2005
Total Units23

No minor is required