3.0 Scientific Reasoning and Discovery

Students will develop the ability to:

  1. Apply the scientific method as used in the traditional sciences
  2. Use basic scientific information as the foundation for the analysis of evidence and the methodology of scientific inquiry
  3. Analyze critically science-based issues in contemporary society (scientific literacy)

These courses fulfill General Competency Requirements

Courses

AST 111Introduction to Astronomy: The Solar System

4 credits

AST 112Introduction to Astronomy: Stars, Galaxies, and the Universe

4 credits

BIO 110Biology of Human Reproduction

3 credits

BIO 111General Biology I

4 credits

BIO 115Survey of Human Anatomy and Physiology

4 credits

BIO 116Physical Anthropology

3 credits

BIO 117Physiology of Wellness

3 credits

BIO 121Fundamentals of Biological Science I

4 credits

BIO 122Fundamentals of Biological Science II

4 credits

BIO 126Introduction to Biotechnology

3 credits

BIO 129Field Biology

4 credits

BIO 130The Biology and Behavior of Birds

4 credits

BIO 154Human Physiology

4 credits

BIO 220Introduction to Nutrition

3 credits

BIO 232Marine Biology

4 credits

BIO 233Human Anatomy and Physiology I

4 credits

BIO 234Human Anatomy and Physiology II

4 credits

BIO 239Elements of Microbiology

4 credits

BIO 240Cell Biology

4 credits

BIO 241Pathophysiology

3 credits

CHM 111General College Chemistry I

4 credits

CHM 113Fundamentals of Chemistry I

4 credits

CHM 114Fundamentals of Chemistry II

4 credits

CHM 115Health Science Chemistry I

4 credits

CHM 116Health Science Chemistry II

4 credits

CHM 120Environmental Chemistry

4 credits

CHM 155Directed Studies in Chemistry

1 credit

CHM 225Biochemistry

4 credits

CHM 226Chemistry of Nucleic Acids

4 credits

OFP 114Organic Farming Practices I

4 credits

PHY 101Technical Physics I

4 credits

PHY 102Technical Physics II

4 credits

PHY 211General Physics I

4 credits

PHY 212General Physics II

4 credits

SCI 112Principles of Ecology

4 credits

SCI 113Physical Science

4 credits

SCI 115Science and Care of Plants

4 credits

SCI 116Science, Technology, and Society: The Chemistry of Hazardous Toxic Materials

4 credits

SCI 117History and Philosophy of Science

3 credits

SCI 118Science, Technology, and Society: A Chemical Perspective

4 credits

SCI 119Coastal Science

4 credits

SCI 132Aquaculture: Introduction to Principles and Practices

4 credits

SCI 240Introduction to Oceanography

4 credits

EGR 141Introduction to Environment

3 credits

EGR 172Material Science

4 credits

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