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BIO Curriculum Updates

Updates to 17-19 Catalog

 

Blanket Substitutions and Curriculum Changes
Date Approved

Program

Catalog Years Old Requirement New Requirement
5/18/17 BIO - Anatomy & Physiology Concentration 17-19

A&P Core Electives (16 units)

A&P Approved Electives (3 units)

A&P Additional Electives (11 units)

Add BIO 432 (5 units) and BIO 433 (5 units)


Note: These courses were deactivated on the 2015-17 catalog, but this will help continuing students who switch to the 17-19 catalog

4/6/17 BIO

17-19,

15-17,

13-15,

11-13

Ecology Topic (List including BIo 327, BIO 401, BOT 326, MSCI 328) Add BIO 442
2/22/17 BIO - General Curriculum

17-19,

15-17

Approved Electives: STAT 324 Approved Electives: STAT 334 or STAT 324
2/22/17

BIO - Wildlife & Biodiversity Conservation Concentration

17-19,

15-17

Approved Electives: STAT 324 Approved Electives: STAT 334 or STAT 324
2/22/17 MSCI

17-19,

15-17

Approved Electives: STAT 324 Approved Electives: STAT 334 or STAT 324

Updates to 15-17 Catalog

 

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Date Approved

Program

Catalog Years Old Requirement New Requirement
11/7/16 BIO - Marine Biology and Conservation Concentration 15-17

Marine Approved Electives (excess units go to Additional Electives) section;

Marine Additional Electives

Add MSCI 428
4/27/16 BIO - Wildlife & Biodiversity Conservation concentration

15-17,

13-15,

11-13,

09-11

NR 218 (formerly LA/NR 318), 3 Units

LA/NR 218 (3 Units)

or

GEOG 318 (4 Units, with extra unit directed to approved electives in concentration)

4/27/16 BIO - Ecology Concentration

15-17,

13-15,

11-13,

09-11

NR 218 (formerly LA/NR 318), 3 Units LA/NR 218 (3 units) 
-or-
GEOG 318 Applications in GIS
3/17/16

BIO - Ecology Concentration, Wildlife & Biodiversity Conservation Concentration

15-17,

13-15,

11-13,

09-11

Approved Electives (List that includes NR 418) Add GEOG 440

Updates to 13-15 Catalog

 

Blanket Substitutions and Curriculum Changes
Date Approved

Program

Catalog Years Old Requirement New Requirement
7/31/17

BIO - General Curriculum

13-15,

11-13,

09-11

Anatomy/Physiology, 4-5 units

BIO 406, BIO 407, BIO 408, BIO 409, BIO 410, BIO 426 

(Note: BIO 432 and BIO 433 are no longer offered)

7/31/17

BIO - Molecular and Cellular Biology Concentration

13-15,

11-13,

09-11

BIO 432

 

BIO 433

BIO 432 or BIO 406 or BIO 407 or BIO 409 or BIO 410 

 

BIO 433 or BIO 407 or BIO 408 or BIO 410 or BIO 426

7/31/17 MCRO

13-15,

11-13,

09-11

BIO 432

 

BIO 433

BIO 432 or BIO 406 or BIO 407 or BIO 409 or BIO 410 

 

BIO 433 or BIO 407 or BIO 408 or BIO 410 or BIO 426

4/22/16 BIO Minor 13-15 Approved Electives (16) Upper-division 
electives (300-400 
level): 
Select at least 4 
courses from the 
following: 
BIO, BOT, MCRO, 
MSCI or ZOO, "with 
the exception of BIO 450, BIO 485, BIO 495 and MSCI 401"
12/28/15 MCRO

13-15

11-13

09-11

Approved Electives: Medical and Public Health Microbiology Add BIO 406, BIO 407, BIO 408, BIO 409, BIO 410
6/24/14

BIO

05-2015 Biodiversity: 1 Course Biodiversity: 4 units (enable splitting of excess units)
3/13/13

BIO - Marine & Fish/Marine Biology Concentration

13-15 AAE: Select no more than 8 units Add SCM 302, AAE: Select no more than 8 units
3/13/13

MCRO

 

13-15, 11-13, 09-11, 07-09, 05-07 AAE: Other electives for other Microbiology Majors Add SCM 302, AAE: Other electives for other Microbiology Majors
11/21/11

BIO

13-15, 11-13, 09-11
BIO 160
BIO 161
BIO 162
BIO 160 or 152 or 153;
BIO 161 or 151;
BIO 162 or 152 or 153

Updates to 11-13 Catalog

 

Blanket Substitutions and Curriculum Changes
Date Approved

Program

Catalog Years Old Requirement New Requirement
4/22/16 BIO Minor 11-13 Approved Electives (15-16) Upper-division 
electives (300-400 
level): 
Select at least 4 
courses from the 
following: 
BIO, BOT, MCRO, 
MSCI or ZOO, "with the exception of BIO 400, BIO 450, BIO 485, BIO 495 
and MSCI 401"
12/28/15 MCRO

11-13,

09-11

Approved Electives: "Other Electives" Add CHEM 223
3/6/14

BIO - Marine Biology & Fisheries Concentration

11-13 Approved Electives in "at least 8 units from" list Add BIO 325, 327, 440, 442, 445, 446, and ZOO 324
3/6/14

BIO - Ecology Concentration

05-13 Approved Electives Add BIO 361, BIO 327, NR 311, NR 421, SS 121, SS 421, and SS 422
3/6/14

BIO - Field and Wildlife Concentration

05-13  Approved Electives Add BIO 445, BIO 446, BIO 462, and BIO 463
12/3/13 BIO 11-13 Research, Projects, and Seminars

Add BIO 440

12/3/13

BIO - General Curriculum

11-13 Advisor Approved Electives (AAE) Add BIO 428, BIO 445, and BIO 446
5/14/13

BIO

11-13 and all prior catalogs Ecology topic in major Add BIO 445 and BIO 446 as an Ecology topic in major
9/24/12
BIO Minor
11-13, 09-11, 09-07, 05-07
Track 2 (13 units)
BIO 162 (5 units)
&
Approved electives (15-16 units)
 
Track 1 (13-14 units)
BIO 162 (5 units)
&
Approved electives (15-16 units)
Track 2 (12-13 units)
BIO 162 (4-5 units)
&
Approved electives (15-16 units)
 
*the additional unit will be made up in approved electives
 
Total minor units must be at least 28 units.
 
Track 1 (12-14 units)
BIO 162 (4-5 units)
&
Approved electives (15-16 units)
5/30/2012
BIO - Support Coursework
11-13, 09-11,
07-09, 05-07
 
CHEM 316 (5 units)
 
 
CHEM 216* (5 units) or CHEM 316 (5 units)
 
*not for upper division credit
5/30/2012
BIO - Marine and Fisheries Concentration
11-13, 09-11, 07-09, 05-07
 
CHEM 317 (5 units)
 
 
CHEM 217* (4 units) or CHEM 317 (5 units)
 
*not for upper division credit
12/2/2011
ALL
ALL

Choice of Catalog form required if a student breaks enrollment for three consecutive quarters or more.

NO Choice of Catalog form required IF a student's most recent catalog is not more than 10 years old.

11/17/2011
ALL
ALL

 

Choice of Catalog form required if a student breaks enrollment for three consecutive quarters or more.

NO Choice of Catalog form required IF a student's most recent catalog is not more than 10 years old.

Updates to 09-11 Catalog

 

Blanket Substitutions and Curriculum Changes
Date Approved

Program

Catalog Years Old Requirement New Requirement
4/22/16 BIO Minor 09-11 Approved Electives (15-16) No exceptions listed
6/26/14

BIO - Anatomy and Physiology Concentration

09-11 and prior Approved Electives Add CHEM 219 and 319
3/6/14

BIO - Marine Biology & Fisheries Concentration

05-11 Approved Electives in "at least 8 units from" list Add BIO 325, 327, 440, 445, 446, and ZOO 324
3/6/14

BIO - Anatomy & Physiology Concentration

05-11 Approved Electives Add BIO 462
1/31/14 BIO 09-11 and all prior catalogs Ecology topic in major or minor Add BIO 327
1/13/14

BIO - General Curriculum

09-11 and all prior catalogs Advisor Approved Electives (AAE) Add SCM 302 to the list of "Select From" approved electives
3/13/13

BIO - Molecular & Cell Concentration

 

09-11 AAE: List B (only one course from List B) ADD SCM 302, AAE: List B (only one course from List B)
3/13/13

BIO - Field & Wildlife Concentration

09-11

AAE

ADD SCM 302, AAE
3/13/13

BIO - 

Anatomy & Physiology Concentration

 

Molecular & Cell Concentration

09-11

AAE: Section under "8 units max from"

ADD SCM 302, AAE: Section under "8 units max from"
9/21/12
BIO - General Concentration
09-11 CHEM 317 (5 units)
CHEM 217* (4 units) or CHEM 317 (5 units)
*Not for upper division credit
5/1/2012
BIO - Marine and Fisheries Concentration
 
09-11, 07-09, 05-07
 
 
 

09-11

07-09, 05-07
BIO 328 (5)
 
 
 
 
 
AAE units = 15
 
 
AAE units = 16
BIO 328 (4) Split excess units when taken as 5 and allow unit in the AAE section of concentration. Also, add 1 unit of BIO 328 to the AAE section of the concentration.
 
 
 
 
AAE units = 15
 
 
AAE units = 16
  BIO 09-11 and all previous catalogs Ecology choices in Major Core: Bio 318, 325, 328; Bot 326; Mcro 436 For enrollment through Winter 2011 quarter only: Add the following courses to the Ecology area: Bio 401
  BIO 09-11 and all previous catalogs Evolution: Bio 414 Biogeography: Bio 415 or Bio 414 for Winter 2011 only
  BIO 09-11 and all previous catalogs Ecology choices in major core (currently BIO 318, 325, BOT 326, MCRO 436) Add BIO 328 to the choices
  BIO - General Concentration 09-11 and all previous catalogs Current designated list of courses in General Biology concentration for Anatomy Physiology Add BIO 361 to Anatomy and Physiology designated electives in General Biology concentration
  BIO Minor 09-11 and 07-09 BIO 160 BIO 160 (4), MCRO 221 (4), or MCRO 224 (5)
  BIO - All Concentrations 09-11 and all previous catalogs List of AAE's Add Bio 400 (1-4) (4 units max.)
  BIO - General Concentration 09-11 and all previous catalogs Current designation list of Botany electives in concentration Add BOT 326 to Botany Designated electives in concetration
  BIO - General Concentration 09-11 and all previous catalogs CHEM 313 CHEM 313 or CHEM 371
  MCRO Minor 09-11 Current designated list of emphasis area courses

Add MCRO 423 to Medical/Health Sciences emphasis area courses;
Add MCRO 424 to Applied and Environmenal Sciences emphasis area courses

Updates to 07-09 Catalog

 

Blanket Substitutions and Curriculum Changes
Date Approved

Program

Catalog Years Old Requirement New Requirement
3/13/13

BIO - Ecology Concentration

07-09, 05-07

AAE

 

ADD SCM 302, AAE
 

BIO -

Molecular and Cellular Concentration

 

Marine Biology and Fisheries Concentration

07-09 and all previous catalogs Current designated list of electives in these concentrations Add the excess unit from BIO/CHEM 375 to Advisor Approved electives in concentration
  BIO-Marine Concentration ONLY 07-09 and all previous catalogs ZOO 336 ZOO 336 or any of the following through Fall 2010 only: ZOO 335, ZOO 425, BIO 434, ZOO 437, BIO 438, BIO 439, ZOO 321, ZOO 323, ZOO 341.
  BIO 07-09 and all previous catalogs BIO 414 BIO 414 or BIO 415 for Fall 2009 term only.
  BIO 07-09 and all previous catalogs Ecology area: BIO 318, 325; BOT 326; MCRO 436 For enrollment through Spring 2009 quarter only: Add the following courses to the Ecology area:
Bio 328, Bio 401, Bio 427
  MCRO 07-09 MCRO 461 or BIO 462 MCRO 461, BIO 461 or BIO 462
  MCRO 07-09 MCRO 461 or BIO 462 MCRO 461, Bio 461 or Bio 462
3/6/14

BIO - General Biology Concentration

05-09 Approved Electives Add BIO 200, 325, 327, 330, 361, 419, 427, 428, 438, 439, 440, 441, 442, 443, 444, 445, 446, 450, 452, 462, 470, 471, 375/475, and 476

Updates to 05-07 Catalog

 

Blanket Substitutions and Curriculum Changes
Date Approved

Program

Catalog Years Old Requirement New Requirement
  BIO 05-07 (and all previous catalogs) Ecology topic course in core BIO 318, 325; BOT 326; MCRO 436
  BIO 05-07 BIO 151, 152, 153 BIO 160, 161, 162
  BIO 05-07 (and all previous catalogs) BIO 151, 152, 153 & MCRO 224 BIO 160, 161, 162, 263
  BIO 05-07 (and all previous catalogs) BIO 151 BIO 161
  BIO 05-07 (and all previous catalogs) BIO 152 or BIO 153 BIO 160 or BIO 162
  BIO 05-07 (and all previous catalogs) BIO 461 (3 units) BIO 461 (2 units) or BIO 462 (2 units). The extra unit can be made up from free electives.

Updates to 03-05 Catalog

 

Blanket Substitutions and Curriculum Changes

Program

Catalog Years Old Requirement New Requirement
BIO 03-05 (and all previous catalogs) MCRO 224 MCRO 224 or MCRO 221 for those students who took 221 prior to a change of major into BIO or MCRO.
BIO 03-05, 01-03, 00-01 186 total units needed 180 total units needed , reduce free electives.
BIO 03-05, 01-03 MATH 118 & 119 or MATH 161 & 162 MATH 118 & 119 or MATH 161 & 162 or MATH 118 & 161 or MATH 119 & 161
BIO 03-05, 01-03 CHEM 312 or CHEM 316 & 317 CHEM 312 or CHEM 316 or CHEM 317
BIO 03-05, 01-03 CHEM 313 or CHEM 371 & 372 CHEM 313 or CHEM 371
ESB 03-05 BIO 391 BIO 328, BIO 418, BOT 326 or MCRO 436
ESB 03-05 BIO 392 BOT 333/433 or BOT 437
ESB 03-05 BIO 393 ZOO 321, ZOO 322, ZOO 323, ZOO 329, ZOO 335, ZOO 336, ZOO 341 or ZOO 425
ESB 03-05 BIO 400 (2 units) BIO 400 (2 units) Or any course from the BIO 391, 392, or 393 course sub lists.
ESB 03-05, 01-03, 00-01 186 total units needed 180 total units needed , reduce free electives.
MCRO 03-05 (and all previous catalogs) BIO 461 BIO 461 or MCRO 461
MCRO 03-05 MCRO 433 (5 units) MCRO 433 (3 units) & increase advisor approved electives by 2 units.
MCRO 03-05 (and all previous catalogs) MCRO 224 MCRO 224 or MCRO 221 for those students who took 221 prior to a change of major into BIO or MCRO.
MCRO 03-05, 01-03, 00-01 186 total units needed 180 total units needed , reduce free electives.
BIO 03-05 and previous catalogs Math 161 & 162
or

Math 118 & 119
Any of the of the following scenarios are acceptable:
Math 161 & 162
Math 118 & 119
Math 120 & 161
Math 118 & 161
Math 119 & 161
Math 141 & 142
Math 118 & 141
Math 119 & 141
Math 120 & 141

Updates to 01-03 Catalog

 

Blanket Substitutions and Curriculum Changes

Program

Catalog Years Old Requirement New Requirement
MCRO 01-03 MCRO 404 Increase advisor approved electives by 4 units.

Updates to Catalogs Prior to 01-03

Catalog Changes Prior to 01-03 Catalog

Program

Catalog Years Old Requirement New Requirement
MCRO 99-00, 98-99 Chem 374 CHEM 374 or CHEM 377 or CHEM 474
MCRO 99-00, 98-99 CHEM 318 (5 units) - Applied Mcro, Biotech, pre-health professions track CHEM 318 and 2 units of free elective
MCRO 97-98, 98-99 STAT 218 STAT 211 (if completed prior to fall 98)
ESB 97-98, 98-99 STAT 218 STAT 211 (if completed prior to fall 98)
ESB 97-98 (and all previous catalogs) BIO 431/361 BIO 431/361 or 434 or 435
ESB 98-99 through 01-03 BIO 228 (1 unit) in Wildlife Bio concentration Remove BIO 228 and increase advisor approved electives
BIO 98-99, 97-98, 94-97 Technology Requirement in major Delete requirement and increase number of free electives
BIO 98-99, 97-98 STAT 218 STAT 211 (if completed prior to fall 98)
BIO 97-98 (and all previous catalogs) BOT 322 BIO 435
BIO 97-98 (and all previous catalogs) BIO 431/361 BIO 431/361 or 434 or 435
MCRO 94-97 (and all previous catalogs) STAT 211 STAT 218 or 218
BIO 94-97 CHEM 331(A&P Concentration) Remove from concentration and increase free electives by 5 units
BIO 94-97 (and all previous catalogs) STAT 211 STAT 218 or 218
ESB 94-97 BIO 442 STAT 313
ESB 94-97 STAT 211 and STAT 212 STAT 218 or 218
ESB

94-97, 92-94, 90-92, 88-90, 86-88

ENGL 318 ENGL 302/311/318

 

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