UT Dallas 2014 Undergraduate Catalog

School of Natural Sciences and Mathematics

Bachelor of Arts in Biology and Criminology (Double Major)

I. Core Curriculum Requirements: 42 hours2

Communication: 6 semester credit hours

COMM 1311 Survey of Oral and Technology-based Communication

RHET 1302 Rhetoric

Mathematics: 3 semester credit hours

One of the following:

MATH 1325 Applied Calculus I3

MATH 2413 Differential Calculus3, 4, 5

Life and Physical Sciences: 6 semester credit hours

CHEM 1311 General Chemistry I3

CHEM 1312 General Chemistry II3

Language, Philosophy and Culture: 3 semester credit hours

Select any 3 semester credit hours from Language, Philosophy, and Culture core courses (see advisor)

Creative Arts: 3 semester credit hours

Select any 3 semester credit hours from Creative Arts core courses (see advisor)

American History: 6 semester credit hours

HIST 1301 U.S. History Survey to Civil War

HIST 1302 U.S. History Survey from Civil War

Or select any 6 semester credit hours from American history core courses (see advisor)

Government / Political Science: 6 semester credit hours

GOVT 2305 American National Government

GOVT 2306 State and Local Government

Social and Behavioral Sciences: 3 semester credit hours

One of the following:

CRIM 1301 Introduction to Criminal Justice3, 6

CRIM 1307 Introduction to Crime and Criminology3, 6

ECON 2301 Principles of Macroeconomics3

SOC 1301 Introduction to Sociology

Or select any 6 semester credit hours from Social and Behavioral Sciences core courses (see advisor)

Component Area Option: 6 semester credit hours

MATH 2414 Integral Calculus3, 4, 5

or STAT 2332 Statistics for Life Sciences3

or EPPS 2302 Methods of Quantitative Analysis in the Social and Policy Sciences3

or EPPS 2303 Descriptive and Inferential Statistics for the Social and Policy Sciences3

ECON 2302 Principles of Microeconomics3

II. Major Requirements: 71-73 semester credit hours

Biology Major Preparatory Courses: 18-20 semester credit hours beyond Core Curriculum

CHEM 1111 General Chemistry Laboratory I

CHEM 1112 General Chemistry Laboratory II

CHEM 1311 General Chemistry I3

CHEM 1312 General Chemistry II3

CHEM 2123 Introductory Organic Chemistry Laboratory I6

CHEM 2125 Introductory Organic Chemistry Laboratory II6

CHEM 2323 Introductory Organic Chemistry I6

CHEM 2325 Introductory Organic Chemistry II6

MATH 2413 Differential Calculus and MATH 2414 Integral Calculus3, 4, 5

or MATH 1325 Applied Calculus I and either STAT 2332 Statistics for Life Sciences or EPPS 2302 Methods of Quantitative Analysis in the Social and Policy Sciences3

PHYS 2325 Mechanics and PHYS 2125 Physics Laboratory I

or PHYS 1301 College Physics I and PHYS 2125 Physics Laboratory II

PHYS 2326 Electromagnetism and Waves and PHYS 2126 Physics Laboratory II

or PHYS 1302 College Physics II and PHYS 2126 Physics Laboratory II

NATS 1101 Natural Sciences and Mathematics Freshman Seminar

UNIV 2010 Freshman Seminar

Biology Major Core Courses: 32 semester credit hours

BIOL 2111 Introduction to Modern Biology Workshop I6

BIOL 2112 Introduction to Modern Biology Workshop II6

BIOL 2281 Introductory Biology Laboratory6

BIOL 2311 Introduction to Modern Biology I6

BIOL 2312 Introduction to Modern Biology II6

BIOL 3101 Classical and Molecular Genetics Workshop

BIOL 3102 Eukaryotic Molecular and Cell Biology Workshop

BIOL 3161 Biochemistry Workshop I

BIOL 3162 Biochemistry Workshop II

BIOL 3301 Classical and Molecular Genetics

BIOL 3302 Eukaryotic Molecular and Cell Biology

BIOL 3318 Forensic Biology

BIOL 3361 Biochemistry I

BIOL 3362 Biochemistry II

or BIOL 3335 Microbial Physiology

BIOL 3380 Biochemistry Laboratory

Criminology Major Preparatory Course: No semester credit hours beyond Core Curriculum

CRIM 1301 Introduction to Criminal Justice3, 6

CRIM 1307 Introduction to Crime and Criminology3, 6

ECON 2301 Principles of Macroeconomics3

or ECON 2302 Principles of Microeconomics3

Criminology Core Courses: 21 semester credit hours

CRIM 3300 Crime and Civil Liberties

CRIM 3301 Theories of Justice

CRIM 3302 Advanced Criminology

CRIM 3303 Advanced Criminal Justice

CRIM 3319 Comparative Justice Systems

CRIM 4311 Crime and Justice Policy

CRIM 4322 Senior Research Seminar

III. Elective Requirements: 15 semester credit hours

Guided Electives: 15 semester credit hours

Biology (6 semester credit hours):

BIOL 4380 Cell and Molecular Biology Laboratory

Criminology Related Electives: 9 semester credit hours

All students must complete at least 51 semester credit hours of upper-division courses to graduate.

1. Incoming freshmen must complete and pass UNIV 1010 Freshman Seminar and the corresponding school-related freshman seminar course. Students, including transfer students, who complete their core curriculum at UT Dallas must take UNIV 2020.

2. Curriculum Requirements can be fulfilled by other approved courses from accredited institutions of higher education. The courses listed are recommended as the most efficient way to satisfy both Core Curriculum and Major requirements at UT Dallas

3. A required Major course that also fulfills a Core Curriculum requirement. Hours are counted in Core Curriculum.

4. Six semester credit hours of Calculus are counted under Mathematics Core and Component Area Option Core, and 2 semester credit hours of Calculus are counted as Major Preparatory Courses.

5. Students may substitute MATH 2413 and MATH 2414 by taking MATH 2417 and MATH 2419.

6. Indicates a prerequisite class to be completed before enrolling for upper-division classes.

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