*Note: The CHEM 121 and CH/BI 125 classes make use of the Interim, which is incompatible with most conversation programs.
**Note: Calculus is a prerequisite for CHEM 126 and CH/BI 126 (taken during Interim).
CREDIT FOR PREVIOUS COURSEWORK/PLACEMENT
- 100-level elective credit toward the major is given for: AP score of 4 or 5, IB HL score of 5-7, or Cambridge A-level score of A (unless other credit is arranged).
- Credit for transfer courses are done in consultation with the Registrar and the Biology Department Chair.
The first biology course in the major is BIO 150 for all students. Rare exceptions include certain transfer courses or a score of A on Cambridge A-level Biology.
For chemistry, students should follow their placement recommendation found in the Student Information System (SIS).
Chair, Department of Biology – Eric Cole (email@example.com)
Associate Professor of Biology – Jean Porterfield (firstname.lastname@example.org)