BS BIOlogy COURSE CURRICULUM

 

The B.S. Biology curriculum is divided into four parts:  

I General Education                                                     78  IV Physical Education                                                 (8) 
II Professional Courses                                               65   *  Citizens Military Training or its equivalent            (6)  
III Other Related courses                                            15 Professional courses are concentrated on the sophomore and junior years of the course.  An undergraduate research/thesis as a requirement of the course is Biological Research 2.
  * STS  
* Introduction to Community Health  
* Education courses    
First Year  

1st  Semester  

2nd Semester  

Subject

Units

Subject

Units

* English 1 (Communication Skills 1)       3 * Computer 3
* Pilipino 1 (Sining ng Pakikipagtalastasan) 3 * ENGLISH 2 (Communication Skills II) 3
* Math 1 (College Algebra) 3 * Pilipino 2 (Panitikang Filipino) 3
* General Psychology 3 * Modern Plane Trigonometry 3
* General and Inorganic Chemistry 5 * Socio Anthropology 5
* Principles of Economics with ART 3 * Analytical Chemistry 3
* P.E. 1 2 * P.E. 2 2
* ROTC 11 1.5 * ROTC 12 1.5
Total

20

Total

20

   
Second Year  

1st  Semester  

2nd Semester  

Subject

Units

Subject

Units

* English 3 (Communication Skills III) 3 * Expository Writing & Research Paper  3
* Math 21 (Elementary Analysis) 3 * Philippine Government & Constitution  3
* Philippine History & Culture 3 * Statistical Methods in Biology 3
* General Botany 5 * General Zoology  5
* General Physics 5 * Organic Chemistry  5
* P.E. 3 2 * P.E. 4 2
* ROTC 21 1.5 * ROTC 22 1.5
Total 19

Total

19
   
Third Year  

1st  Semester  

2nd Semester  

Subject

Units

Subject

Units

* Logic 3 * Biochemistry 3
* Intro. to Education & the Phil. Education System 3 * General Microbiology  4
* Introduction to Cellular & Molecular Biology 3 * Animal Physiology 4
* Comparative Anatomy of Vertebrates 5 * Plant Taxonomy (Elective)  4
* Animal Taxonomy (Elective) 4 * Elementary Genetics  3
* Biology Research 1 2 * Biology Research 2  2

Total

20

Total

20
   
Fourth Year  

1st  Semester  

2nd Semester  

Subject

Units

Subject

Units

* Introduction to Literature 3 * Philippines Literature 3
* General Ethics 3 * Introduction to Community Health  3
* Art & Literature Appreciation  3 * Rizal & His Writings 3
* Biotechnique 3 * Fundamental of Ecology & Field Biology 3
* Plant Physiology 3 * Undergraduate Seminar 2
* Science, Technology and Society 3 * Test, Measurement & Evaluation 
  Principles & Methods of Teaching  3      

Total

21

Total

19