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Social Science Interdisciplinary BA - Cognitive Science Concentration - Curricular Plan

(HEGIS: 49.03 HUMANITIES & SOCIAL SCI, CIP: 45.0101 Social Sciences, General)

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
Pathway or ENG 105LEC Writing and Rhetoric P or CL1 3 or 4
PSY 101LEC Introductory Psychology M 3
Pathway P 3
Pathway P 3
Total Credits: 15 or 16
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
PSY 207LLB Psychological Statistics M/MQR 4
Pathway or ENG 105LEC Writing and Rhetoric P or CL1 3 or 4
PSY 342LEC Intro Cognitive Science M 3
Diversity Learning (Approved Diversity Learning course if not met through approved major, elective, or UBC course.) DL 3
Pathway P 2
Total Credits: 15 or 16

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
Scientific Literacy SLI1 3
Pathway P 3
Pathway P 3
Methods Course M 3
Content Course M 3
Total Credits: 15
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
Scientific Literacy SLI2 4
Communication Literacy CL2 3
UBC 399 UB Capstone CAP 1
Methods Course M 3
Focus Area Course M 3
Total Credits: 14

Junior Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
Elective E 3
Elective E 3
Content Course M 3
Focus Area Course M 3
SSC 391LEC Cog Sci Colloquium M 1
Elective E 3
Total Credits: 16
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
Elective E 3
Content Course M 3
Methods Course M 3
Focus Area Course M 3
Focus Area Course M 3
SSC 391LEC Cog Sci Colloquium M 1
Total Credits: 16

Senior Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
Focus Area Course M 3
SSC 391LEC Cog Sci Colloquium M 1
Elective E 3
Elective E 3
Elective E 3
Total Credits: 13
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
Focus Area Course M 3
Elective E 3
Elective E 3
Elective E 3
Elective E 3
Total Credits: 15
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: Aug 16, 2019 13:21:07