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  • Chemistry Comprehensive Forensic Track Program Requirements

    Degree programs within the Department of Biological and Environmental Sciences and the Department of Physical Sciences in the College of Natural Sciences and Mathematics share a common core of courses. Students in these programs must complete the Basic Curriculum, the appropriate core curriculum for their major as listed below and the major curriculum. 

  • I. Written Composition: 6 hours
    A. Six semester hours from one of the following sequences:

    • EH 101. Written English I (3)
    • EH 102. Written English II (3)
      OR
    • EH 103. Honors English I (3)
    • EH 104. Honors English II (3)

    II. Humanities and Fine Arts: 12 hours
    A. Choose one of the following sequences:

    • EH 221. British Literature I (3)
    • EH 222. British Literature II (3)
    • EH 231. American Literature I (3)
    • EH 232. American Literature II (3)
    • EH 213. Honors Literature I (3)
    • EH 214. Honors Literature II (3)
      OR
      Choose one of the following:
    • EH 221. British Literature I (3)
    • EH 222. British Literature II (3)
    • EH 231. American Literature I (3)
    • EH 232. American Literature II (3)
      AND
    • SP 102. Introductory Spanish II (3) (or higher)
      OR
    • FR 102. Introductory French II (3) (or higher)
      OR
    • PL 100. An Introduction to Philosophy: Humans and Society (3)
      OR
    • PL 204. Medical Ethics (3)

    B. Any one of the following:

    • AT 100. Introduction to Art (3)
    • MU 100. Introduction to Music (3)
    • TH 100. Introduction to Theatre (3)
      OR
      For Honors students, the following:
    • HR 100. Honors Forum (1)
    • HR 200. Honors Special Topics: Interdisciplinary (2)

    C. Three semester hours from the following:

    • SH 100. Principles of Public Speaking (3)
    • SH 150. Professional Speaking (3)
    III. Natural Sciences and Mathematics: 11 hours
    • BY 101. Introductory Biology I (4) (Math majors only)
      OR
    • BY 103. Honors Biology (4)
      OR
    • BY 104. Principles of Biology (4)
      AND
    • MH 114. Precalculus Trigonometry (3) or higher math

    For majors in Chemistry, Biological or Environmental Sciences:

    • CH 111. General Chemistry I (4)

    IV. History, Social, and Behavioral Sciences: 12 hours
    A. Six semester hours from one of the following sequences:

    • HY 101. History of Western Civilization I (3)
    • HY 102. History of Western Civilization II (3)
      OR
    • HY 103. Honors Western Civilization (3)
    • HY 104. Honors Western Civilization II (3)
      OR
    • HY 211. American History I (3)
    • HY 212. American History II (3)

    B. Six semester hours from the following:

    • AN 100. Introduction to Anthropology (3)
    • EC 202. Principles of Macroeconomics (3) 
    • EC 201. Principles of Microeconomics (3) 
    • PS 110. American Government (3)
    • PY 100. General Psychology (3)
    • SY 100. Principles of Sociology (3)
      OR
    • SY 110. Social Problems (3)


    V. UWA Experience: 2 hours

    A. Two semester hours from the following:

    • UWA 101. Freshman Seminar (2)

    Chemistry Major Basic Curriculum: 24 hours

    • CH 112. General Chemistry II (4)
    • MH 121. Calculus I (4)
    • MH 122. Calculus II (4)
    • MH 246. Introduction to Biostatistics (4)
    • PH 201. College Physics I (4)
    • PH 202. College Physics II (4)
      OR
    • PH 211. Technical Physics I (4)
    • PH 212. Technical Physics II (4)
  • Chemistry Comprehensive Forensic Track Program Requirements

    Core Curriculum for Chemistry, Pre-Pharmacy, and Forensic Chemistry Majors: 25 hours

    • CH 241. Organic Chemistry I (4)
    • CH 242. Organic Chemistry II (4)
    • CH 308. Seminar in Chemistry (1)
    • CH 321. Analytical Chemistry (4)
    • CH 351. Physical Chemistry I (4)
    • CH 352. Physical Chemistry II (4)
    • CH 471. Biochemistry I (4)

    Chemistry Comprehensive (Forensic): 57 hours

    • Core Curriculum (25)
    • BY 222. General Zoology (4)
    • BY 380. Genetics (4)
    • BY 472. Cell Biology (4)
    • CH 422. Instrumental Analysis (4)
    • CH 480. Forensic Chemistry (4)
    • CH 472. Biochemistry II (3)
    • CJ 200. Introduction to Criminal Justice (3)
    • SY 381. Introduction to Criminology (3)
    • Approved elective in chemistry from the 300-400 level (3)