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Biomedical Sciences BS - Curricular Plan

(HEGIS: 04.00 BIOLOGICAL SCI UNCLASSFD, CIP: 26.0102 Biomedical Sciences, General)

Department of Biomedical Sciences

40 Biomedical Education Building
South Campus
Buffalo, NY 14214-3078

JacobsSchoolUndergrad@buffalo.edu

David Shubert Ph.D
Assistant Dean and Program Director

Kelli Hickey
Director, Biomedical Undergraduate Education

Shannon Brown
Assistant Director, Biomedical Undergraduate Education

Associated Programs

Curricular Plan

A Curricular Plan provides a roadmap for completing this academic program and the UB Curriculum on time. Your actual plan may vary depending on point of entry to the university, course placement and/or waivers based on standardized test scores, earned alternative credit and/or college transfer credit.

All students are encouraged to use this plan in conjunction with other academic planning resources such as your academic advisor, the hUB Academic Advisement Report, My Planner and Path Finder tool.

In addition to following this course roadmap, all other admission and academic requirements of this major as listed in the Undergraduate Catalog must be met in order to successfully complete this degree.

Freshman Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
UB Seminar UBS 3
BIO 200LLB Evolutionary Biology M/SLI1 5
CHE 101LLR General Chemistry & CHE 113 Lab M/SLI2 5
MTH 121LR Surv Calculus & Appl 1 or MTH 141LR College Calculus 1 M or MQR 4 or 4
Total Credits: 17
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
BIO 201LLB Cell Biology M 4
CHE 102LLR General Chemistry & CHE 114 Lab M 5
MTH 122LR Surv Calculus & Appl 2 or MTH 142LR College Calculus 2 M or M 4 or 4
ENG 105LEC Writing and Rhetoric CL1 4
Total Credits: 17

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
CHE 201LLR Organic Chemistry I M 5
PHY 101LR College Physics or PHY 107LR General Physics 1 M or M 4 or 4
PHY 151LAB College Physics Lab 1 M 1
Pathway P 3
Pathway P 3
Total Credits: 16
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
CHE 202LLR Organic Chemistry II M 5
PHY 102LR College Physics or PHY 108LR General Physics 2 M or M 4 or 4
PHY 152LAB College Physics Lab 2 or PHY 158LAB General Physics Lab 2 M or M 1 or 1
Pathway P 3
Pathway P 3
Total Credits: 16

Junior Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
STA 119REC Statistical Methods M 4
BCH 403LEC Biochemical Principles M 4
Pathway P 3
Pathway P 3
Total Credits: 14
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
PGY 300LEC Human Physiology M 4
PAS 113LLB Human Anatomy M 4
Diversity Learning DL 3
Communication Literacy CL2 3
UBC 399 UB Capstone CAP 1
Total Credits: 15

Senior Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
PGY 412LEC Applied Physiology M 2
BMS Elective M 3
BMS Elective M 3
Elective E 1
BMS Elective M 3
Total Credits: 12
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
MIC 401LEC Biomedical Microbiology M 4
BMS Elective M 3
BMS Elective M 3
BMS Elective M 3
Total Credits: 13
Total Credits Required for Degree:
120
Curricular Category Key
Category Description
M Course required for major (including pre-requisites needed for admission to major)
E Elective (course not required for major or UB Curriculum)
UB Curriculum
CAP UB Capstone
CL1/CL2 Communication Literacy (2 required)
DL Diversity Learning
MQR Math and Quantitative Reasoning
P Pathway Course (6 required: 3 Global, 3 Thematic)
SLI1/SLI2 Scientific Literacy and Inquiry (2 required)
UBS UB Seminar
Note: Some classes may count toward both a major (M) and UB Curriculum (UBC) requirement. Courses that count toward more than one requirement are indicated by a "/" (slash) in the category column, indicating which categories the course will satisfy.
 
Published: Mar 25, 2019 16:07:18