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Natural Sciences

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Natural Sciences Minor

13 credits (Total does not include prerequisite courses)

Course Course Title Credits

MINOR REQUIREMENTS

A total of at least 13 credits to include at least one lab course and the following:

Math Courses

MAT-111 or
Higher

Contemporary Mathematics or higher level math course
(excludes MAT-221 and MAT-222)

3-4

Physical Sciences

Complete at least 3 credits from the following:

CHE-141

General Chemistry I and Laboratory

4

ENV-160

Environmental Science I and Laboratory

4

GOL-101

Physical Geology and Laboratory

4

GOG-150

Physical Geography

3

PHY-100

The Universe

3

PHY-231

General Physics and Laboratory

4

Life Sciences

Complete at least 3 credits from the following:

BIO-102

Biology of Human Disease and Laboratory

4

BIO-104

Introduction to Human Anatomy

3

BIO-109

Biology of Reproduction

3-4

BIO-129

Murder, Medicine, and Magic

3-4

BIO-140

Idaho Natural History and Laboratory

4

BIO-145

Drugs, Brains and Behavior

3-4

BIO-201 or
BIO-210

Molecules to Cells and Laboratory or
Molecules to Cells with Integrated Laboratory Research

4

CHE-124

Forensic Science and Laboratory

3

ENV-260

Environmental Science II and Laboratory

4

Science and Knowledge, Culture, or Society Relationships

Complete at least 1 course from the following:

ATH-309

Cross-Cultural Approaches to the Environment

3

ENG-239

Visions of Environment

3

ENV-200

Nature and Culture

3

PHI-202

Bioethics

3

PHI-210 Human Nature and the Scientific World-View

3

PHI-340

Environmental Philosophy

3

POE-339

Environmental Policy Analysis

3

POE-389

Ecological Economics

3

REL-348 Religion and Science

3

Notes

Students must complete at least one lab course.