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Bachelor of Arts, Music Major (B.A.)

The Bachelor of Arts with a music major requires approximately 60 credit hours in music studies and completion of the following components. No minor is required.

A. General Education Requirements

 

B. Required Music Courses (34 cr.)

MUS 123                       3 cr.            Written Theory I
MUS 124                       3 cr.            Written Theory II
MUS 233                       3 cr.         Written Theory III
MUS 234                       3 cr.            Written Theory IV
MUS 123A                    1 cr.            Ear Training I
MUS 124B                    1 cr.            Ear Training II
MUS 233A                    1 cr.            Ear Training III
MUS 234B                    1 cr.            Ear Training IV
MUS 305                       3 cr.            Music History I
MUS 306                       3 cr.         Music History II
MUS 309                       3 cr.            Introduction to Computer Assisted Music     
MUS 399A                    3 cr.            Conducting I
MUS 450R                    1 cr.            Guided Field Experience in Research
MUS 496                       4 cr.            Senior Seminar (Capstone)

6 ensemble credits selected from following:

MUS 202/302                 1 cr.            Marygrove College Chorale
MUS 204/404                 1 cr.            Foundations of Ringing I, II
MUS 205                       1 cr.            Community Band 

      Voice Concentration  (30 cr.)

  •   Minimum 16 credits of Private Voice Lessons (MUS 110-423V)
  •   Minimum 6 cred­its of Piano Study (MUS 110-220P)
    • MUS 107                       1 cr.            Introduction to Diction
    • MUS 301                       1 cr.            Lyric Theatre (2 credits total)
    • MUS 365                       3 cr.            Vocal Literature           
    • DAN 254                       2 cr.            Movement for Actors and Singers (or other dance course)

      OTHER B.A. CONCENTRATIONS (e.g. piano, organ) ARE UNDER REVISION –

      PLEASE CONTACT THE MUSIC DEPARTMENT CHAIR FOR MORE INFORMATION.

 

Bachelor of Arts, Political Science Major (B.A.)

 

The Bachelor of Arts with a political science major re­quires a minimum of 30 credit hours of political science and completion of the following components:

A. General Education Requirements

B. Required Core Courses

POL 149        American Political Systems
POL 203        Political Reality and Public Policy
POL 377        Transnational Politics
POL 395        Comparative Politics
POL 496        Senior Seminar

C. Minor

D. Electives

 

BACHELOR OF ARTS, PSYCHOLOGY MAJOR (B.A.)

 

The Bachelor of Arts with a major in psychology requires a minimum of 30 credit hours in psychology and completion of the following components:

A. General Education Requirements

 

B. Required Psychology Courses

PSY 205             Introductory Psychology
PSY 225             Methods in Psychology
PSY 240             Developmental Psychology
PSY 301             Experimental Psychology
PSY 305             Introductory Statistics
PSY 340             Abnormal Psychology
PSY 360             Social Psychology
PSY 365             Group Dynamics              
PSY 496             Department Research: Senior Seminar

C. Psychology Electives

PSY 300             Modules in Psychology
PSY 320             Psychology of Women
PSY 343             Adolescent Psychology
PSY 346             Aging Individual in Society
PSY 348             Death and Dying
PSY 390             Special Topics in Psychology
PSY 491             Independent Study

 

BACHELOR OF ARTS, IN ART THERAPY (B.A.)

 

Please refer to ART THERAPY section of this catalog.

 

BACHELOR OF ARTS DEGREE, INTERDISCIPLINARY ART THERAPY MAJOR (B.A.)

The Bachelor of Arts degree program in Art Therapy is an interdisciplinary major combining art and psychology. This major prepares you for the field of art therapy and fulfills the prerequisite for graduate study. A master’s degree is required for accreditation by the American Art Therapy Association (A.A.T.A.) and professional registration as an art therapist.  Marygrove’s art therapy faculty members are regis­tered art therapists (A.T.R.) through the A.A.T.A. Students in this major take courses that will be appropriate for acceptance into Wayne State University's Art Therapy certification program (two levels).

 

The Bachelor of Arts, Interdisciplinary Art Therapy major requires 44 studio hours and 20 hours of Psychology, including the completion of the following components:

A. General Education Requirements

 

B. Studio Art Requirements
ART 111 Two-Dimensional Design and Color
ART 115 Drawing: Skills and Concepts
ART 210   Three-Dimensional Design
ART 211 Introduction to Computer Graphics: Computer Imaging
ART 221 Introduction to Computer Graphics: Graphic Design
ART 215 Life Drawing I
ART 300 or 400 level courses (at least 6 additional hours)
ART 496   Senior Workshop

C. Art Therapy Requirements
ART 235  Introduction to Art Therapy
ART 237 Readings in Art Therapy I
ART 238  Readings in Art Therapy II
ART 392 Observations in Art Therapy
ART 492 Practicum in Art Therapy

D. Psychology Requirements (20 hours)
PSY 205   Introduction to Psychology
PSY 330      Psychology of Adjustment
PSY 321      Introduction to Life-span Psychology
PSY 340   Abnormal Psychology

         and  two (2) of the following courses

PSY 240   Developmental Psychology
PSY 343      Adolescent Psychology
PSY 346      Aging Individual in Society  

E. Art History Requirements
AH 101      Looking At Art
AH 202      Wonders of World Art: Ancient to Modern
One additional Art History Course (total of 9 hours)

F. Major Interview with Portfolio must be passed after the completion of three of the core requirement courses in order for student to remain in the program as a major.

 

 

BACHELOR OF MUSIC WITH A CONCENTRATION IN PERFORMANCE (BM)

The Bachelor of Music in Performance requires approximately 74-80 credit hours in music and completion of the following components. No minor is required.

A. General Education Requirements

 

B. Required Music Courses

MUS 123                       3 cr.            Written Theory I
MUS 124                       3 cr.            Written Theory II
MUS 233                       3 cr.            Written Theory III
MUS 234                       3 cr.            Written Theory IV
MUS 123A                    1 cr.            Ear Training I
MUS 124B                    1 cr.            Ear Training II
MUS 233A                    1 cr.            Ear Training III
MUS 234B                    1 cr.            Ear Training IV
MUS 305                       3 cr.            Music History I
MUS 306                       3 cr.            Music History II
MUS 309                       3 cr.            Introduction to Computer Assisted Music
MUS 399A                    3 cr.            Conducting I
MUS 450R                    1-3 crs.      Guided Field Experience in Research

8 ensemble credits from the following:

MUS 202/302                 1 cr.            Marygrove College Chorale
MUS 204A,B                  1 cr.            Foundations of Ringing I, II
MUS 205                        1 cr.            Community Band

C. Applied Music

Students are required to select an applied music emphasis within each concentration.  Details regarding required number of private study within each applied music emphasis may be found below.

D. Concentration

Additional requirements are specified for each area of concentration within music. Details regarding required courses within each applied music emphasis may be found below.

ORGAN PERFORMANCE

  •   Minimum 21 credits of Private Organ Lessons (MUS 110-423O)  
  •   Minimum 16 credits of Private Piano Lessons (MUS 110-423P)   
  •   Minimum 21credits of Private Piano Lessons (MUS 110-423P)
  •   Minimum 20 credits of Private Voice Lessons (MUS 110-423V)*
  •   Minimum 8 cred­its of Piano Study (MUS100A, MUS110B or MUS 110-120P)

MUS 401                       3 cr.            Orchestration
MUS 410                       2 cr.            Hymn Playing, Anthem and Soloist Accompaniment
MUS 333                       2 cr.            Organ Improvisation
MUS 491                       1-3 cr.         Independent Study in Organ Repertoire                                           

*Organ performance majors must complete MUS 421O prior to the senior recital (MUS 496)

**Junior Recital may take place during any 300-400 level applied lesson course, as determined by instructor.

PIANO PEDAGOGY

MUS 351                       3 cr             Piano Pedagogy I
MUS 352                       3 cr             Piano Pedagogy II
MUS 445                       3 cr             Keyboard Literature
MUS 450P                     3 cr             Practicum in Teaching Piano

*Piano Pedagogy majors must complete MUS 321P in order to fulfill graduation requirements.

PIANO PERFORMANCE

MUS 308 or 309           3 cr.            Accompanying or Piano Ensemble
MUS 351                      3 cr.            Piano Pedagogy I
MUS 401                      3 cr.            Orchestration
MUS 443A                    3 cr.            Analytical Techniques
MUS 445                      3 cr.            Keyboard Literature

*Piano performance majors must complete MUS 421P prior to the senior recital (MUS 496)

**Junior Recital may take place during any 300-400 level applied lesson course, as determined by instructor.

VOICE PERFORMANCE

MUS 107                       1 cr.            Introduction to Diction
MUS 207                       2 cr.            Advanced Diction for Singers I
MUS 301                       1 cr.            Lyric Theatre (2 credits total)
MUS 365                       3 cr.            Vocal Literature
FRE 151**                     3 cr.            Elementary French II
DAN 254                       2 cr.            Movement for Actors and Singers (or other dance course)                                              

MUS 491, Independent Study in Vocal Pedagogy (2 cr.) is recommended as an elective with the permission of the instructor. The course provides in-depth understanding of the physiology and psychology of the vocal instrument, and an introduction to vocal instruction.

*Voice performance majors must complete proficiency level MUS 421V prior to the senior recital (MUS 496)

** Elementary French I (FRE 150) is the prerequisite for this course and may be taken as a GenEd option

***Junior Recital may take place during any 300-400 level applied lesson course, as determined by instructor.

BACHELOR OF MUSIC WITH A CONCENTRATION IN SACRED MUSIC

A Bachelor of Music in Sacred Music requires approximately 83 credit hours in music and completion of the following components. No minor is required.

A. General Education Requirements

 

B. Required Music Courses

MUS 123                       3 cr.            Written Theory I
MUS 124                       3 cr.            Written Theory II
MUS 233                       3 cr.            Written Theory III
MUS 234                       3 cr.            Written Theory IV
MUS 123A                    1 cr.            Ear Training I
MUS 124B                    1 cr.            Ear Training II
MUS 233A                    1 cr.            Ear Training III
MUS 234B                    1 cr.            Ear Training IV
MUS 305                       3 cr.            Music History I
MUS 306                       3 cr.           Music History II
MUS 309                       3 cr.            Introduction to Computer Assisted Music
MUS 399A                    3 cr.            Conducting I
MUS 450R                    3 cr.            Guided Field Experience in Research

*8 ensemble credits from the following:

MUS 202/302                 1 cr.            Marygrove College Chorale
MUS 204A/B; 404 A/B    1 cr.            Foundations of Ringing I, II
MUS 205                        1 cr.            Community Band
MUS 350                        3 cr.               Choral Literature
MUS 401                        3 cr.               Orchestration
MUS 399A                      3 cr.               Conducting I
MUS 399B                      3 cr.               Conducting  II
MUS 410                        2 cr.               Hymn Playing, Anthem and Solo Accompanying
MUS 424                        1 cr.               Congregational Music of the Christian Church

RS 150 is recommended and will count toward General Education requirements.

* 2 ensemble credits must be in Foundations in Ringing (MUS 204A, 204B, 404A, 404B) as appropriate                          

C. Concentration

Additional requirements are specified for each area of concentration (organ, choral or piano) within the Sacred Music major.  

Choral Emphasis

Principal Instrument – 12 credits of Voice

Secondary Instrument – 6 credits of Keyboard

MUS 450              3 cr.               Guided Field Experience in Choral Conducting*
MUS 496              4 cr.               Senior Recital/Seminar (Full)*

Organ Emphasis

Principal Instrument – 16 credits of Organ

MUS 106A           3 cr.               Voice Class I
MUS 450              2-3 cr.            Guided Field Experience in Service Playing*
MUS 496              4 cr.               Senior Recital/Seminar (Full)*

Piano Emphasis

Principal Instrument – 12 credits of piano

Secondary Instrument – 4 credits of organ

MUS 106A           3 cr.               Voice Class I
MUS 450              3 cr.               Guided Field Experience in Service Playing*
MUS 496              4 cr.               Senior Recital/Seminar (Full)

*During the semester of the senior recital/seminar the student must be registered for a minimum level of MUS

      3210, or MUS 321P or MUS 321V.

BACHELOR OF MUSIC WITH A CONCENTRATION IN MUSIC EDUCATION (BM)

 

CURRICULUM IS UNDER REVISION – PLEASE CONTACT THE MUSIC DEPARTMENT CHAIR FOR INFORMATION REGARDING MUSIC EDUCATION

 

BACHELOR OF ARTS, PHILOSOPHY MAJOR (B.A.)

 

Marygrove College offers the Bachelor of Arts in philosophy via consortium arrangement with the philosophy department of the University of Detroit Mercy.  Students who choose to major in philosophy at Marygrove College are required to take at least some classes from the University of Detroit Mercy. 

The Bachelor of Arts with a major in philosophy requires a minimum of 30 credit hours in philosophy and completion of the following components:

A. General Education Requirements

 

B. Required Philosophy Courses

Introductory Course
PHL 126

Logic and Argumentation (both are required)
PHL 276
PHL 250 (at U of D Mercy)

History of Philosophy (choose one)
PHL 201
PHL 202

Value Theory (choose one)
PHL 215
PHL 225
PHL 228
PHL 370

Metaphysics and Epistemology (choose one)
PHL 406 (at U of D Mercy)
PHL 407 (at U of D Mercy)

Senior Seminar
PHL 496

In addition to the above, students must take at least 9 credit hours in philosophy at the 300 level or above in order to complete the Major.  To fulfill this requirement, students may take any philosophy course at the 300 level or higher either at Marygrove or at the University of Detroit Mercy.  A student’s total number of credits from the University of Detroit Mercy, including those courses designated as required above, may not exceed 12.

C. Minor

D. Electives

 

Bachelor of Arts, Interdisciplinary Major in Art/Psychology (B.A.)

The Bachelor of Arts degree program in Art Therapy is an interdisciplinary major combining art and psychology. This major prepares you for the field of art therapy and fulfills the prerequisite for graduate study. A master’s degree is required for accreditation by the American Art Therapy Association (A.A.T.A.) and professional registration as an art therapist. Marygrove’s art therapy faculty members are regis­tered art therapists (A.T.R.) through the A.A.T.A.

The Bachelor of Arts with an interdisciplinary major in art therapy requires a total of 70 credits and comple­tion of the components named below. A minor is not required with an interdisciplinary major. Students admitted into the art therapy interdisciplinary major must complete the basic requirements of an art major. Formal acceptance as an art therapy major occurs after an interview with the faculty.

A. General Education Requirements.

B. Studio Art Requirements
ART 111   Two-Dimensional Design and Color
ART 115   Drawing: Skills and Concepts
ART 211   Introduction to Computer Graphics: Computer Imaging
ART 221   Introduction to Computer Graphics: Graphic Design
ART 215   Life Drawing I
ART 287   Ceramics: Handbuilding
ART 311   Crafts
ART 352   Painting I

C. Art Therapy Requirements
ART 235   Introduction to Art Therapy
ART 237   Readings in Art Therapy
ART 392   Observations in Art Therapy
ART 492   Practicum in Art Therapy

D. Psychology Requirements
PSY 205 Introduction to Psychology
PSY 240 Developmental Psychology
PSY 305 Introductory Statistics for Behavioral Sciences
PSY 330 Psychology of Human Adjustment
PSY 335 Psychology of Personality
PSY 343 Adolescent Psycholog 
               -OR-
PSY 346 Aging Individual in Society
PSY 360 Social Psychology
PSY 365 Group Dynamics
PSY 435 Abnormal Psychology
PSY 436 Clinical Perspectives

E.   ART 496 Senior Workshop

 

Bachelor of Arts, Chemistry Major (B.A.)

The requirements for a Bachelor of Arts degree with chemistry major are a minimum of 37 credit hours in chemistry and completion of the following components:

A. General Education Requirements

       See page 48.

B. Required Core Courses

CHM 140       General Chemistry I: Atoms and molecules
CHM 241       General Chemistry II: Equilibrium
CHM 325       Organic Chemistry I: Structure and Nomenclature
CHM 326       Organic Chemistry II: Reactions and Mechanisms
CHM 341       Physical Chemistry
CHM 360       Biochemistry
CHM 401       Inorganic Chemistry
ISC 312        Junior Seminar
ISC 496A      Science Senior Seminar: Library Research
ISC 496B      Science Senior Seminar: Laboratory Research

In addition, you must select a minimum of three credit hours from any of the following:

CHM 252       Intermediate Analytical Chemistry
CHM 350       Environmental Chemistry
CHM 390       Laboratory Analysis
CHM 410       Special Topics

C. Related Discipline Requirements

BIO 150              Biology I: From  Molecules to Cells
MTH 251       Calculus I
PHY 252        College Physics I
PHY 253        College Physics II

 

Bachelor of Arts, Teacher Certification Early Childhood Education Minor

ZS ENDORSEMENT

The Early Childhood Education minor (ZS Endorsement) program prepares elementary teacher certification students for the early childhood special education (ZS) specialty endorsement. The Early Childhood Education minor (ZS Endorsement) is done in conjunction with the Teacher Certification Program. The Early Childhood Education program minor (ZS Endorsement) requires the fulfillment of all Elementary Teacher Certification program requirements (elementary major courses, elementary minor courses, and professional education courses). Specifically, the Early Childhood Education minor is additional coursework added to your elementary teaching major (Language Arts, Integrated Science, Math, or Social Studies), elementary teaching minor, and professional sequence courses. The Early Childhood Education minor (ZS Endorsement) requires that the student have a double minor (in Early Childhood Education AND Elementary Education). The successful graduate will qualify for the endorsement in Early Childhood Education being added to an Elementary Level (K-8) teaching certificate. Those students who pass the Michigan Test for ZS Endorsement will be highly qualified to teach both general and special education students in the early childhood period and work with children ages birth through age 8, grades K-3. The Early Childhood Education minor (ZS Endorsement) program has a specific set of required courses in addition to the teacher certification courses. You must apply separately to the Elementary Level Teacher Certification Program in the Education Department.  Students in the Teacher Certification Program are required to maintain a minimum 2.7 GPA. Please see the Teacher Certification Program section of the catalog, the Teacher Certification Program Student Handbook, and an advisor in the Education Department for current information.

A. Required Courses for Early Childhood Education Minor (ZS Endorsement)

ECE 223 Professional Partnerships in Early Childhood Education: Child, Family, School, and Community
ECE 241 Developmentally Appropriate Practice in Early Childhood Education
ECE 320 Literacy, Language, and the Social World in Early Childhood Education
ECE 333 Math/Science Methods for Early Childhood
ECE 350 Play Theory and Aesthetics
ECE 375 Language and Literacy in Early Childhood Education
ECE 420 The Exceptional Child in Early Childhood Education
ECE 499 Student Teaching: Preschool

 

Bachelor of Fine Arts/Dance Performance (B.F.A.)

The Bachelor of Fine Arts/ Dance Performance requires completion of 66 credit hours in dance tech­nique courses and completion of the following components:

A. General Education Requirements

See the general education requirements page

B. Required Technique Courses: 66 credit hours

Ballet – 24 cr. hours (8 semesters)

DAN 250                                        3 cr.         Ballet I                                  

DAN 251                                        3 cr.         Ballet II 

DAN 350                                        3 cr.         Ballet III

DAN 351                                        3 cr.         Ballet IV

DAN 380                                        3 cr.         Ballet V        

DAN 381                                        3 cr.         Ballet VI        

DAN 450                                        3 cr.         Ballet VII

DAN 451                                        3 cr.         Ballet VIII

Modern – 16 cr. hours (8 semesters)

DAN 270                                        2 cr.         Modern I

DAN 271                                        2 cr.         Modern II

DAN 370                                        2 cr.         Modern III

DAN 371                                        2 cr.         Modern IV

DAN 390                                        2 cr.         Modern V

DAN 391                                        2 cr.         Modern VI

DAN 470                                        2 cr.         Modern VII

DAN 471                                        2 cr.         Modern VIII    

 

Jazz – 4 cr. hours  

DAN 377                                        1 cr.         Jazz

Including – 22 cr. hours      

DAN 201                                        2 cr.         Dance/Theatre/Performance I         

DAN 202                                        2 cr.         Dance/Theatre/Performance II

DAN 301                                        2 cr.         Dance/Theatre/Performance III

DAN 302                                        2 cr.         Dance/Theatre/Performance IV               

DAN 252                                        1 cr.         Contemporary Partnering I

DAN 352                                        1 cr.         Contemporary Partnering II

DAN 272                                        1 cr.         Dance Improvisation

DAN 273                                        2 cr.         Dance Composition I

DAN 400                                        2 cr.         Dance Composition II 

DAN 190 or 376                             1 cr.         Elementary or Intermediate/Advanced Tap

DAN 346                                        1 cr.         Teaching Theory

DAN 307 or 310                             1 cr.         Pointe/Variations or Men’s Technique

DAN 379                                        1 cr.         Ethnic/World Dance Forms                          

DAN 496                                        3 cr.         Senior Seminar

C. Related Required Courses: 23 credit hours

DAN 275                                        2 cr.        History of Dance I

DAN 276                                        3 cr.         History of Dance II

MUS101                                         3 cr.         Fundamentals of Music

DAN 161                                        3 cr.         Fundamentals of Acting

DAN 266                                        3 cr.         Production Technology

BIO 141                                         3 cr.         Nutrition thru the Life Cycle

BIO 257                                         4 cr.         Anatomy and Physiology  

ART 211  or                                   2 cr.         Introduction to Computer Graphics: Imaging

ART 221                                                        Introduction to Computer Graphics: Graphic Design

D. Electives

8 credit hours of elective studies

 

 

Bachelor of Arts/Dance (B.A.)

The Bachelor of Arts/ Dance requires completion of 53 credit hours in dance technique courses and completion of the following components:

A. General Education Requirements

See the general education requirements page

B. Required Technique Courses:   53 credit hours

Ballet – 18 cr. hours (6 semesters)

DAN 250                                        3 cr.         Ballet I                                  

DAN 251                                        3 cr.         Ballet II 

DAN 350                                        3 cr.         Ballet III

DAN 351                                        3 cr.         Ballet IV

DAN 380                                        3 cr.         Ballet V        

DAN 381                                        3 cr.         Ballet VI        

 

Modern – 12 cr. hours (6 semesters)

DAN 270                                        2 cr.         Modern I

DAN 271                                        2 cr.         Modern II

DAN 370                                        2 cr.         Modern III

DAN 371                                        2 cr.         Modern IV

DAN 390                                        2 cr.         Modern V

DAN 391                                        2 cr.         Modern VI

 

Jazz – 2 cr. hours  

DAN 377                                       

 

Including – 21 cr. hours 

DAN 201                                        2 cr.         Dance/Theatre/Performance    I          

DAN 202                                        2 cr.         Dance/Theatre/Performance II

DAN 301                                        2 cr.         Dance/Theatre/Performance III

DAN 302                                        2 cr.         Dance/Theatre/Performance IV

DAN 272                                        1 cr.         Dance Improvisation

DAN 273                                        2 cr.         Dance Composition I

DAN 400                                        2 cr.         Dance Composition II

DAN 252                                        1 cr.         Contemporary Partnering I

DAN 190 or 376                             1 cr.         Elementary or Intermediate/Advanced Tap

DAN 346                                        1 cr.         Teaching Theory

DAN 307 or 310                             1 cr.         Pointe/Variations or Men’s Technique

DAN 379                                        1 cr.         Ethnic/World Dance Forms                               

DAN 496                                        3 cr.         Senior Seminar

 

C. Related Required Courses: 23 credit hours

DAN 275                                        2 cr.         History of Dance I

DAN 276                                        3 cr.         History of Dance II

MUS101                                        3 cr.          Fundamentals of Music

DAN 161                                        3 cr.         Fundamentals of Acting

DAN 266                                        3 cr.         Production Technology

BIO 141                                         3 cr.          Nutrition thru the Life Cycle

BIO 257                                         4 cr.          Anatomy and Physiology  

ART 211  or                                   2 cr.          Introduction to Computer Graphics: Imaging

ART 221                                                         Introduction to Computer Graphics: Graphic Design

 

D. Required Minor

20 credit hours of minor studies

 

E. Electives

1 credit hour of elective studies

Bachelor of Science, Forensic Major (B.S.)

Forensic science is an interdisciplinary major and does not require an additional minor to be completed. The requirements for a Bachelor of Science degree with forensic major are a minimum of 59 credit hours in forensic science and related courses and completion of the following components:

A. General Education Requirements

See page 56.

B. Required Core Courses

FSC 140    Introduction to Forensic Science
FSC 220    Crime Scene Investigation and Evidence Collection 
FSC 385    Forensic Biology or 440 Forensic Chemistry
FSC 410     Special Topics in Forensic Science
ISC 312        Junior Seminar
ISC 496A      Senior Seminar: Library Research
ISC 496B      Senior Seminar: Laboratory Research

C. Related Discipline Requirement

CJ 110             Introduction to Criminal Justice
PSY/SOC 305     Introductory Statistics
CJ 330             Criminal Behavior
CJ 380             Criminal Law

D.  Area of Concentration
Students completing a Forensic Science major must concen­trate in a specific area by selecting at least twenty four hours from one of the following areas.

Forensic Biology:

BIO 150     Biology I: From Molecules to Cells
BIO 267     Clinical Anatomy and Physiology
BIO/CHM 360 Biochemistry
CHM 140      General Chemistry 1*: Atoms and Molecules
CHM 241      General Chemistry 2: Equilibrium
CHM 325      Organic Chemistry 1: Structure and Nomenclature

Forensic Chemistry:

CHM 140      General Chemistry 1*: Atoms and Molecules
CHM 241      General Chemistry 2: Equilibrium
CHM 252     Analytical Chemistry
CHM 325      Organic Chemistry 1: Structure and Nomenclature
CHM 326     Organic Chemistry 2:
PHY 252      College Physics 1

Recommended courses:

BIO 321          Microbiology
BIO 490       Cell Biology
MTH 251      Calculus 1
PHY 253    College Physics 2

 

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