Biological Sciences
Sample Six Year Degree Plan for Freshmen
Bachelor of Science (186 Units)* 
Year 1 Fall Winter Spring Summer  
Courses Units Courses Units Courses Units Courses Units Total
ENGl 101 4 ENGL 102 4 UNIV 400 (WPE) 0     36 Units
MATH 102 4 MATH 103 4 MATH 206 4    
NSS 101 2 BIOL 100A 5 PHIL 160 or PHIL 250 or POLS 155 or COMM 176 4    
        BIOL 100B 5    
               
Total 10 Total 13 Total 13 Total  
Year 2 Fall Winter Spring Summer  
Courses Units Courses Units Courses Units Courses Units Total
CHEM 101 5 COMM 150a 4 Block D #1 4     36 Units
BIOL 100C 5 CHEM 102 5 CHEM 103 5    
    Block C #1 4 MATH 230 4    
               
Total 10 Total 13 Total 13 Total  
Year 3 Fall Winter Spring Summer  
Courses Units Courses Units Courses Units Courses Units Total
Block AM1 4 BIOL 320 4 BIOL 340 4     37 Units
CHEM 201 5 CHEM 301A 3 CHEM 301B 3    
BIOL 300 4 Block C #2 4 CHEM 302A 2    
        Block D #2 4    
Total 13 Total 11 Total 13 Total  
Year 4 Fall Winter Spring Summer  
Courses Units Courses Units Courses Units Courses Units Total
CHEM 301C 3 POLS 150 4 BIOL 380 4     25 Units
CHEM 302B 2 BIOL 360 4 BIOL Elective 4    
Block C #3 4            
               
Total 9 Total 8 Total 8 Total  
Year 5 Fall Winter Spring Summer  
Courses Units Courses Units Courses Units Courses Units Total
PHYSICS 101 4 PHYSICS 102 4 BIOL Electives 4     24 Units
Block E 4 Block D #3 4 PHYSICS 103 4    
               
               
Total 8 Total 8 Total 8 Total 4
Year 6 Fall Winter Spring Summer  
Courses Units Courses Units Courses Units Courses Units Total
BIOL Electives 8 BIOL Electives 8 BIOL Electives 8     36 Units
Theme Course #1 4 Theme Course #2 4 Theme Course #3 4    
Total 12 Total 12 Total 12 Total  
NOTE: Students must take 2 diversity (d) Courses as part of General Education for Blocks C, D, E or Upper Division Themes.
aCal State L.A.: ALL BASIC SUBJECTS [Block A] MUST BE COMPLETED WITHIN THE FIRST 45 QTR Units… PG 82 SCHEDULE OF CLASSES