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2013-2014 Catalog 
    
2013-2014 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Biology Emphasis, AS


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Requirements:


  • Core Curriculum  42 semester hours
    • Composition 6 semester hours
    • Speech 3 semester hours
    • History 6 semester hours
    • Political Science 6 semester hours
    • Social/Behavioral Science 3 semester hours
    • Mathematics 3 semester hours
    • Natural Science 8 semester hours
    • Humanities 3 semester hours
    • Visual/Performing Arts 3 semester hours
    • Learning Framework 1 semester hour
  • Electives 15 semester hours 1
  • Computer Science 3 semester hours 2

Total: 60


1 Students are encouraged to select courses from their chosen area of emphasis.  Electives may include Physical Education courses as approved by advisor.
2 The Computer Science requirement may be replaced by an elective course if the student meets one of the following:

  1. A student passed a high school computer course within five years of enrollment (students may be required to provide course description from high school).
  2. A student has documentation of computer proficiency from another college or institution.
  3. A student passes a Howard College/SWCID computer proficiency exam (see Admissions Office for more information).
  4. Proficiency is demonstrated by successful completion (grade of C or better) of a college course with a significant computer component as determined by college advisor, course syllabus, and/or course instructor (students may be required to provide course syllabus and/or course description) with final approval by the campus instructional dean.

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