2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog


Neuroscience BS

Requirements

The program of study requires a minimum of 81 hours, on a 124-hour degree, consisting of:

Biology (20 hours)

A. Required courses (8 hours):

BIOL 10501Introductory Biology Lab I

1

BIOL 10503Introductory Biology I

3

BIOL 10511Introductory Biology Lab II

1

BIOL 10513Introductory Biology II

3

B. Minimum of 12 hours selected from:

BIOL 30304Microbiology

4

BIOL 30404Comparative Vertebrate Anatomy

4

BIOL 30603Cellular, Molecular, and Developmental Biology

3

BIOL 40123Genetics

3

BIOL 40203Histology

3

BIOL 40403Mammalian Physiology

3

Chemistry (24 hours)

A. Required courses (18 hours):

CHEM 10113General Chemistry I

3

CHEM 10123General Chemistry II

3

CHEM 10122General Chemistry II Laboratory

2

OR

CHEM 20123Quantitative Analysis

3

 

CHEM 30121Organic Chemistry I Laboratory

1

CHEM 30123Organic Chemistry I

3

CHEM 30133Organic Chemistry II

3

CHEM 30143Organic Qualitative Analysis

3

B. Minimum of 6 hours selected from:

CHEM 50133Biochemistry I

3

CHEM 50143Biochemistry II

3

CHEM 50502Biochemistry Laboratory

2

CHEM 50993Neurochemistry

3

Psychology (23 hours)

A. Required courses (8 hours):

PSYC 10514Principles of Behavior I

4

PSYC 10524Principles of Behavior II

4

B. Minimum of 6 hours selected from:

PSYC 30363Abnormal Psychology

3

PSYC 30414Experimental Psychology: Learning

4

PSYC 30423Experimental Psychology: Perception

3

PSYC 30433Experimental Psychology: Motivation

3

PSYC 30503Behavioral Research

3

C. Minimum of 9 hours selected from:

PSYC 30463Introductory Neuroscience

3

PSYC 30483Human Neuropsychology

3

PSYC 50463Functional Neuroanatomy

3

PSYC 50472Laboratory in Physiological Psychology and Neuroscience

2

PSYC 50482Laboratory in Physiological Psychology and Neuroscience

2

PSYC 50513Psychopharmacology

3

Physics (8 hours)

PHYS 10154General Physics I with Laboratory

4

PHYS 10164General Physics II with Laboratory

4

Mathematics and Computer Science (minimum of 6 hours):

MATH 10043Elementary Statistics

3

MATH 10524Calculus I

4

COSC 10403Introduction to Programming

3