2018-19 Academic Catalog
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Biology Teaching, B.A.

Biology Teaching, B.A.

Plan of Study Grid
Freshman
FallHour
Science Math or Liberal Arts Core Math (Based on ALEKS score) 3-4
CHEM 1110 (860:044) General Chemistry I (Based on ALEKS score) 4
ENGLISH 1005 (620:005) College Writing and Research 3
BIOL 2051 or BIOL 2052 4
 Hours14-15
Spring
Liberal Arts Core 3
Liberal Arts Core or Science Math, if needed 3-4
CHEM 1120 (860:048) General Chemistry II 4
COMM 1000 (48C:001) Oral Communication 3
BIOL 2052 or BIOL 2051 4
 Hours17-18
Sophomore
Fall
Liberal Arts Core 3
BIOL 3100 or BIOL 3140 3-4
EARTHSCI 1320 (870:035) Earth History 4
TEACHING 2017 Level 1 Field Experience: Exploring Teaching 1
EDPSYCH 2030 (200:030) Dynamics of Human Development 3
 Hours14-15
Spring
Liberal Arts Core 6
BIOL 3140 or BIOL 3100 3-4
CHEM 2040 Applied Organic and Biochemistry 4
 Hours13-14
Junior
Fall
Liberal Arts Core 3
Biology Group choice 4
TEACHING 3128 Level 2 Field Experience: Teacher as a Change Agent 1
EDPSYCH 3148 (200:148) Learning and Motivation in Classroom Contexts 3
MEASRES 3150 (250:150) Classroom Assessment 2
PHYSICS 1511 (880:054) General Physics I 4
 Hours17
Spring
Liberal Arts Core 3
Biology Group choice 4
Biology Major Elective 4
SPED 3150 (220:150) Meeting the Needs of Diverse Learners in Classrooms 2
 Hours13
Senior
Fall
Liberal Arts Core 3
BIOL 4142/5142 (840:142g) Evolutionary Biology 3
Biology Group choice 4
TEACHING 3129 Secondary and Special-Area Classroom Management 1
SCI ED 3300/5300 (820:190g) Orientation to Science Teaching 4
 Hours15
Spring
Capstone Experience 2-3
Liberal Arts Core 3
BIOL 3197 (840:197) Undergraduate Practicum in Biology Teaching 1
BIOL 4193/5193 (840:193g) Methods for Teaching Life Science 3
SOCFOUND 3119 (260:119) Schools and American Society 3
TEACHING 4170/5170 (280:170g) Human Relations: Awareness and Application 3
 Hours15-16
Fifth Year
Fall
TEACHING 3138 (280:138) Secondary School Teaching 12
 Hours12
 Total Hours130-135
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To graduate from UNI with a biology major, students must have both a cumulative and a major UNI GPA of 2.50 or higher, with a grade of C- (1.67) or higher in all courses that are applied to the major.