Revised Health Sciences Major (HHP)

health Sciences Major (proposed)

Core curriculum

  • BIO 201 + Bio 202 (8 cr)  OR Cellular Basis of Human Physiology (BIO 159; new course) (4 cr)
  • Human A&P I (224; requires B201-202 or 159)  (4 cr)
  • Human A&P II (225; requires 224)  (4 cr)
  • Health and Nutrition (2xx; New Course) (3 cr)
  • Statistics or Applied Calculus (3-4 cr)

Total core units: 18 to 23, including math course

Health Sciences is one of three majors based on this core. Some course options below have stringent pre-requisites

* = New course. HHP prefix replaces KIN.


Above lower division Core, plus:

  • Capstone Seminar in Health Sciences (HHP 499) (3 cr)  AND
  • Microbiology (BIO 360) (4 cr)    OR
  • Pathobiology (BIO 361) (3 cr)

At least 9 units of the following courses:

  • Health, Fitness and Exercise Prescription (HHP 312) (3 cr)
  • Genetics (BIO 316) (3 cr)
  • Applied Nutrition* (BIO/HHP 318; new course) (3 cr)
  • Cell Biology(BIO 330) (4 cr)
  • Exercise Physiology I (HHP 343) (4 cr)
  • Selected Topics, Human Anatomy (BIO/ HHP 354) (2-3 cr)
  • Microbiology (BIO 360) (4 cr)     if not taken in the Core
  • Pathobiology (BIO 361) (4 cr)     if not taken in the Core
  • Immunology (BIO 365) (3 or 4 cr)
  • Endocrinology (BIO 371) (3 cr)
  • Neurophysiology (BIO 376) (3 cr)
  • Metabolism (HHP 410) (3 cr)
  • Biochemistry (CHE 412) (3 cr)

Total units: 33 to 38, not including prerequisites. Some graduate and professional programs have additional course requirements.

 


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