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Biological Sciences BA/Biology Adolescence Education EdM - Curricular Plan

(HEGIS: 04.01 BIOLOGY GENERAL, CIP: 26.0101 Biology/Biological Sciences, General)

Department of Biological Sciences

109 Cooke Hall
North Campus
Buffalo, NY 14260-1300

Paul Gollnick
Professor and Chair

Lara Hutson
Director of Undergraduate Studies

Department of Learning and Instruction

Office of Educator Preparation
375 Baldy Hall
North Campus
Buffalo, NY 14260-4610

Louise Lalli
Academic Advisor

Associated Programs

Associated Subjects

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
BIO 200LLB Evolutionary Biology M/SLI1 5
CHE 101LLR General Chemistry M/SLI2 4
CHE 113LAB General Chemistry Lab M/SLI2 1
MTH 121LR Surv Calculus & Appl 1 M/MQR 4
UB Seminar UBS 3
Total Credits: 17
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
BIO 201LEC Cell Biology M 3
BIO 211LAB Cell Biology Lab M 1
CHE 102LLR General Chemistry M 4
CHE 114LAB General Chemistry Lab M 1
MTH 122LR Surv Calculus & Appl 2 M 4
ENG 105LEC Writing and Rhetoric CL1 4
Total Credits: 17

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
BIO 303LEC General Physiology Lec M 3
BIO 313LBR General Physiology Lab M 2
CHE 201LLR Organic Chemistry I M 5
Pathway (Recommend UB Area Languages) P 3
LAI 350LEC Introduction to Education M 4
Total Credits: 17
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
BIO 305LEC Fund of Bio Chemistry M/P 3
BIO 315LLB Fund of Bio Chemistry Lab M 2
CHE 202LLR Organic Chemistry II M 5
Pathway/Diversity Learning (Recommend UB Area Civ/His or SS) DIV/P 3
ELP 405 Sociology of Education (Dual-listed with ELP 548) M 3
Total Credits: 16

Junior Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
BIO 309LEC Ecology M 3
BIO 319LEC Genetics M 3
PHY 101LR College Physics M 4
PHY 151LAB College Physics Lab 1 M 1
Pathway (Recommend UB Area Arts) P 3
Pathway P 3
Total Credits: 17
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
PHY 102LR College Physics M 4
Communications Literacy 2 (Recommend LAI 301) CL2 3
PHY 152LAB College Physics Lab 2 M 1
Pathway (Recommend UB Area Humanities) P 3
CEP 501LEC Psych Foundations of Educ (Dual-listed with CEP 400) M 3
UBC 399 UB Curriculum Capstone CAP 1
Total Credits: 15

Senior Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
BIO 329LLB Genetics Laboratory M 2
500-level Biology Elective M 4
LAI 533 Science Instruction M 3
LAI 574SEM Tchng Exceptional Learner (Dual-listed with LAI 474) M 3
LAI 552LEC Mid Chld/Adoles Ltrcy Mtd M 3
Total Credits: 15
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
500-level Biology Elective M 4
500-level Biology Elective M 4
LAI 534LEC Meas & Eval of STEM Instr M 3
LAI 414LEC Adolesnt Wrtng Across Cur (Dual-listed with LAI 514) E 3
LAI 603LEC Devel Curr Emerg Adolsc 1 M 3
Total Credits: 17

Fifth Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
LAI 619LEC Teaching Science Grades 7-12 M 3
LAI 667TUT Field Experience M 3
LAI 668TUT Supervised Teaching I M 3
LAI 698SEM Instructl Stratgs Inc Cls M 3
Total Credits: 12
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
LAI 531LEC Sci Curr: Current Apprchs M 3
LAI 595TUT Supervised Teaching II M 6
LAI 674TUT Seminar in Teaching M 3
LAI 700TUT Indiv Guidnc Capstn Event M 1
Total Credits: 13
Total Credits Required for Degree:
156
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)
DIV Diversity in the United States
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: Oct 13, 2020 13:05:30