CELLULAR AND ORGANISMAL BIOLOGYECOLOGY, EVOLUTION AND BIODIVERSITY

Curriculum Map of the B.S. in Biology (CELLULAR AND ORGANISMAL BIOLOGY)

Effectivity: First semester, S.Y. 2018-2019

First Year Second Year
First Sem Second Sem First Sem Second Sem
Subject Title # of Units Subject Title # of Units Subject Title # of Units Subject Title # of Units
 Fil 40  3  Eng 13  3 ARTS 1  3 Philo 1 3
 Kas 1  Speech 30 Chem 31 Chem 40 3
 Math 21a  Chem 26 Chem 31.1 3 Chem 40.1 2
 Chem 16  Chem 26.1 Physics 71 4 BIO 101 3
Chem 16.1 2 Math 22 4 Physics 71.1 1 BIO 102 3
Geol 11 3 BIO 11 3 BIO 12 3 BIO 102.1 2
PE (2) BIO 11.1 2 BIO 12.1 2 BIO 120 4
NSTP (3) PE (2) BIO 100 3 PE (2)
NSTP (3) PE (2)
 Total Credits 18   Total Credits 20    Total Credits  22 Total Credits 20
Third Year     Fourth Year 
First Sem  Second Sem  First Sem  Second Sem
Subject Title # of Units Subject Title # of Units Subject Title  # of Units Subject Title # of Units
Soc Sci 1 3 Soc Sci 2 BIO 132 3 PI 100 3
BIO 122 STS 1/DRMAPS 3 BIO 132.1 2 BIO 134 3
BIO 122.1 2 BIO 121 4 BIO 151 3 BIO 142
BIO 140 3 BIO 131 4 BIO 196 1 BIO 200 1
BIO 140.1 2 BIO 160 3 BIO 200 2 Free Electived 3
BIO 150 3 BIO 160.1 2 Any Taxonomy Electiveb 4 Science Electivee 3-5
BIO 150.1 2 BIO 200 1 Biology Specialty Electivec 3-5    
BIO 191 3    
Total Credits 21  Total Credits 20 Total Credits 18-20 Total Credits 16-18

aAll students required to take Math 21 must have passed any of the following: (1) Pre-Calculus from the STEM or equivalent strand of K-12; (2) the Validation Examination for Math 20 (Pre-Calculus: Functions and their Graphs) administered by the UPD Institute of Mathematics; or (3) Math 20 as a non-credit course

bAny of the following: BIO 111 (Phycology), BIO 112 (Mycology), BIO 114 (Mosses, Hepatics and Ferns), BIO 115 (Taxonomy of Angiosperms), BIO 116 (Invertebrate Biology), BIO 117 (Vertebrate Biology), BIO 118 (Insect Biology), BIO 119 (Fish Biology), BIO 172 (Systematics and Ecology of Animal Parasites)

cAny of the following: BIO 111 (Phycology), BIO 112 (Mycology), BIO 113 (Fundamentals of Virology), BIO 114 (Mosses, Hepatics and Ferns), BIO 115 (Taxonomy of Angiosperms), BIO 116 (Invertebrate Biology), BIO 117 (Vertebrate Biology), BIO 118 (Insect Biology), BIO 119 (Fish Biology), BIO 123 (Fundamentals of Microbial Physiology), BIO 125 (Medical Microbiology), BIO 141 (Fundamentals of Microbial Genetics), BIO 161 (Field Biology), BIO 162 (Limnology), BIO 163 (Fundamentals of Microbial Ecology), BIO 164 (Biodiversity and Conservation Biology), BIO 165 (Biogeography), BIO 166 (Restoration Ecology), BIO 170 (Animal Behavior), BIO 171 (General Parasitology), BIO 172 (Systematics and Ecology of Animal Parasites), BIO 193 (Evolutionary Ecology)

d Any course except College of Science GE courses

eAny of the following: Math 23 (Elementary Analysis III), Physics 72 (Elementary Physics II), Physics 72.1 (Elementary Physics II Laboratory), MS 102 (The Marine Sciences), MBB 100 ( Introduction to Scientific Writing in MBB), Psych 101 (Introduction to Psychology), CS 197 (Special Topics in Computer Science), Stat 102 (Intermediate Statistical Methods for Research), all courses listed in c

Curriculum Map of the B.S. in Biology (ECOLOGY, EVOLUTION AND BIODIVERSITY)

Effectivity: First semester, S.Y. 2018-2019

First Year Second Year
First Sem Second Sem First Sem Second Sem
Subject Title # of Units Subject Title # of Units Subject Title # of Units Subject Title # of Units
Fil 40 3 Eng 13 3 ARTS 1 3 Philo 1 3
Kas 1 3 Speech 30 3 Chem 31 3 Chem 40 3
Math 21a 4 Chem 26 3 Chem 31.1 2 Chem 40.1 2
Chem 16 3 Chem 26.1 2 Physics 71 4 BIO 101 3
Chem 16.1 2 Math 22 4 Physics 71.1 1 BIO 102 3
Geol 11 3 BIO 11 3 BIO 12 3 BIO 102.1 2
PE (2) BIO 11.1 2 BIO 12.1 2 BIO 120 4
NSTP (3) PE (2) BIO 100 3 PE (2)
NSTP (3) PE (2)
Total Credits 18 Total Credits 20 Total Credits 21 Total Credits 20
 Mid Year 
BIO 161 5
Third Year     Fourth Year 
First Sem  Second Sem  First Sem  Second Sem 
Subject Title # of Units Subject Title # of Units Subject Title  # of Units Subject Title # of Units
Soc Sci 1 3 Soc Sci 2 Free Electiveb 3 PI 100 3
BIO 121/BIO 122 & BIO 122.1 4-5 STS 1/DRMAPS 3 BIO 116/BIO 117/BIO 118/BIO 119/BIO 172 4 BIO 162/BIO 166 4
BIO 140 3 BIO 111/BIO 112/BIO 114/BIO 115 4 BIO 164 3 BIO 193
BIO 140.1 2 BIO 131/BIO 132 & BIO 132.1 4-5 BIO 165 3 BIO 200 1
BIO 150 3 BIO 160 3 BIO 196 1 Science Electivec 3-5
BIO 150.1 2 BIO 160.1 2 BIO 200 2
BIO 191 3 BIO 200 1    
Total Credits 20-21  Total Credits 20-21 Total Credits 16 Total Credits 14-16

aAll students required to take Math 21 must have passed any of the following: (1) Pre-Calculus from the STEM or equivalent strand of K-12; (2) the Validation Examination for Math 20 (Pre-Calculus: Functions and their Graphs) administered by the UPD Institute of Mathematics; or (3) Math 20 as a non-credit course

bAny course except College of Science GE courses

cAny of the following: BIO 111 (Phycology), BIO 112 (Mycology), BIO 113 (Fundamentals of Virology), BIO 114 (Mosses, Hepatics and Ferns), BIO 115 (Taxonomy of Angiosperms), BIO 116 (Invertebrate Biology), BIO 117 (Vertebrate Biology), BIO 118 (Insect Biology), BIO 119 (Fish Biology), BIO 121 (Plant Physiology), BIO 122 (Animal Physiology) and BIO 122.1 (Animal Physiology Lab), BIO 123 (Fundamentals of Microbial Physiology), BIO 125 (Medical Microbiology), BIO 131 (Plant Developmental Biology), BIO 132 (Animal Developmental Biology) and BIO 132.1 (Animal Developmental Biology Laboratory), BIO 134 (General Animal Histology), BIO 141 (Fundamentals of Microbial Genetics), BIO 142 (Fundamentals of Cytogenetics), BIO 151 (Fundamentals of Immunobiology), BIO 162 (Limnology), BIO 163 (Fundamentals of Microbial Ecology), BIO 166 (Restoration Ecology), BIO 170 (Animal Behavior), BIO 171 (General Parasitology), BIO 172 (Systematics and Ecology of Animal Parasites), Math 23 (Elementary Analysis III), Physics 72 (Elementary Physics II), Physics 72.1 (Elementary Physics II Laboratory), MS 102 (The Marine Sciences), MBB 100 ( Introduction to Scientific Writing in MBB), Psych 101 (Introduction to Psychology), CS 197 (Special Topics in Computer Science), Stat 102 (Intermediate Statistical Methods for Research)