Biological Sciences Minor

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To minor in Biological Sciences, students need to complete 10 credits of the Required courses and 18 credits of the Elective courses. Sixteen (16) credits are permitted to overlap with the Major courses.

Required courses  10 credits

ICBI 101
Biology
4 (4-0-8)
ICBI 102
Integrated Laboratory in Biological Sciences I
2 (0-4-2)
ICBI 103
Biology II
4 (4-0-8)

Students can take any ICBI 3xx and ICBI 4xx courses to fulfill elective courses requirement of 18 credits, except ICBI 465 Internship in Biological Sciences and ICBI 499 Research and Seminar in Biological Sciences. The following ICBI 2xx courses can also be counted toward elective courses.
Note: some ICBI 3xx and ICBI 4xx elective courses require additional pre-requisites that students are needed to take into consideration.

ICBI 2xx courses

ICBI 207
Ethics for Bioscience
4 (4-0-8)
ICBI 211
Genetics and Molecular Biology I
4 (4-0-8)
ICBI 214
General Microbiology
4 (4-0-8)
ICBI 271
General Microbiology Laboratory
2 (0-4-2)
ICBI 215
General Biochemistry
4 (4-0-8)
ICBI 272
General Biochemistry Laboratory
2 (0-4-2)
ICBI 216
Cell Biology
4 (4-0-8)
ICBI 221
Animal Biology
4 (3-2-7)
ICBI 231
Plant Biology
4 (3-2-7)
ICBI 262
Practical Field Ecology and Conservation
4 (3-2-7)

Total Credits Required 28 credits