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KINGSBOROUGH COMMUNITY COLLEGE

The City University of New York

 

A.S. BIOLOGY •

 
Requirements for Matriculants

Total credits: 60-64

COLLEGE REQUIREMENTS 

Successful completion of CUNY/ACT Tests in Reading and Writing and the COMPASS Math Skills Test with passing examination scores or developmental courses may be required.

ENGLISH 01200
4 credits
ENGLISH 02400
3
HPE 01200
3
                                                                   
DEPARTMENT REQUIREMENTS credits
+ General Biology I and II (BIO 01300-01400)
8             
      Biology Laboratory Courses (excluding BIO 0070 - 01100-01200,BIO 03300 and BIO      05100)
8           
General Chemistry I and II (CHM 01100-01200)
8               
+ Analytic Geometry and Pre-Calculus Math (MAT 01400)
4              
     Introductory Computer Applications course (BA 06000 or CP 01100 or TEC 02500)
3-4
Concentration in Marine Biology
Please note that for this concentration, HE 03600 is required, not HPE 01200
 
+ General Biology I and II (BIO 01300-01400)               8 credits
Marine Biology (BIO 05200 ) and any one of the following Biology major electives (BIO 02100, 02200, 05000, 05300, 05400, 05500 or 05900) 8
General Chemistry I and II (CHM 01100-01200)               8
Analytic Geometry and Pre-Calculus Math (MAT 01400)               4
Introductory computer applications course (BA 06000 or CP 01100 or TEC 02500) 3-4
Concentration in Biotechnology
+ General Biology I and II (BIO 01300-01400)               8 credits
General Microbiology (BIO 05000) and Genetics (BIO 05900)                8
General Chemistry I and II (CHM 01100-01200)               8
Analytic Geometry and Pre-Calculus Math (MAT 01400)               4
Introductory computer applications course (BA 06000 or CP 01100 or TEC 02500) 3-4
Recommended electives:  
Biotechnology: Cell Culture and Cloning (BIO 05700) 4
Recombinant DNA Technology (BIO 05800) 4

TRANSFER OPTION TO B.S. IN HEALTH AND NUTRITION SCIENCE ( BROOKLYN COLLEGE)

+ General Biology I and II (BIO 01300-01400)               8 credits
+Research Methods in Nutrition Science (BIO 06100) 1
+Research Methods in Nutrition Science (BIO 08269 ) 4
+Chemistry for Nutritional Sciences (CHM 00500) 5
Introduction to Community Health Services (COH 01100) 3
Critical Issues in Community Health (COH 01200) 3
Analytic Geometry and Pre-Calculus Math (MAT 01400)               4
Introductory computer applications course (BA 06000 or CP 01100 or TEC 02500) 3

+ General Microbiology (BIO 05000)

4

Introductory Foods: Principles and Preparation (COH 08210)

3
Choose from the following to satisfy Groups II, III and IV  
ENG 03000 or 04000 or PHI 07100 or 07200 3
Introduction to Anthropology (ANT 03700) or General Psychology (PSY 01100) 3
Europe:Napoleon to Hitler, 1789 to 1945 (HIS 03100) or The Ancient World (HIS 05100) 3
   
Occupational Therapy Transfer Option
Human Anatomy and Physiology I and II (BIO 01100-01200) 8 credits
+General Biology I and II (BIO 01300-01400)               8 credits
General Chemistry I (CHM 01100) 4
Elements of Statistics (MAT 02000) 3
Plus Completion of 40 hours of volunteer or paid experience in an occupational therapy facility approved, in advance, by the Program Coordinator.
PHARMACY TRANSFER OPTION
Human Anatomy and Physiology I and II (BIO 01100-01200)               8 credits
General Biology I and II (BIO 01300-01400)               8
General Chemistry I and II (CHM 01100-01200)               8
Organic Chemistry I and II (CHM 03100-03200)               10
+Calculus (MAT 01500)               4
Recommended:
General Physics I (PHY 01100)               4
Physician Assistant Transfer Option
Biology (BIO 01300-01400), Chemistry (CHM 01100-01200), Mathematics (MAT 01400) 20 credits
Human Anatomy and Physiology (BIO 01100-01200) 8
Microbiology in Health and Disease (BIO 05100) 4
General Psychology (PSY 11) 3
Human Growth and Development (PSY 03200) 3
Elements of Statistics (MAT 02000) 3
3 Recommended Electives
Science of Nutrition (BIO 07000) 3
Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (HE 02000) 1
Emergency Health Care (NUR 04100) 2
Organic Chemistry I and II (CHM 03100-03200)   10

Plus, completion of Volunteer Program concerned with Direct Patient Care at least one year before transfer to a Senior College offering a Program Leading to Certification as a Physician Assistant

SECONDARY EDUCATION
+ General Biology I and II (BIO 01300-01400) 8 credits
Educational Psychology    ( PSY 03500) 3
Biology Laboratory Courses (excluding BIO 00700-01100-01200 ,BIO 03300 and BIO 05100) 8
General Chemistry I and II (CHM 01100-01200) 8
+ Analytic Geometry and Pre-Calculus Math (MAT 01400) 4
Introductory computer applications course (BA 06000 or CP 01100 or TEC 02500)
3-4

Courses must be discussed in advance with Department Advisor. Specific recommendations for group distribution courses or electives are dependent upon the requirements of particular occupational therapy or pharmacy programs to which the student may wish to apply for transfer.


§Consultation with the Department Advisor is required.
+Prerequisites must be satisfied or additional credits may be required.

GROUP REQUIREMENTS **9 CREDITS
I. Performing and Visual Arts
(Excluded are Art & Music Studio, Theatre Production & Technique courses)
Art-Music-Speech-Theatre Arts
II. Language and Literature
Foreign Language-Literature-Philosophy
III. Social Sciences
Economics-History-Political Science
IV. Behavioral Sciences
Anthropology-Psychology-Sociology
V. Mathematics and Sciences (Met by Department Requirements)
Biological Sciences - Mathematics & Computer Science - Physical Sciences
ELECTIVES---Sufficient to meet required total of . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 60-64 credits
 
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