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The Biology Minor

The Biology Minor is available for students who wish to major in another field of study but who also would like to explore the field of biology in depth and have those explorations recognized on thier official record. Requirements for the minor are shown below.

Credit hours for each course are shown in parenteses.

Please note that these requirements apply to students who begin study at Wilmington College in the Fall of 2013 or later. Students who began study at Wilmington prior to Fall 2013 should consult their governing catalog.

Required courses:
BI230 Biological Sciences I (4)
BI231 Biological Sciences II (4)
MT131 Introduction to Statistics (4)

Required: 12 hours from the following:
BI330G-NS Animal Diversity   (4)
BI333 Plant Biology  (4)
BI336 Evolution (4)
BI338 Vertebrate Anatomy (4)
BI340 Vertebrate Physiology (4)
BI343 Microbiology and Immunology (4)
BI346 Genetics (4)
BI349 Parasitology (4)
BI350 Advanced Topics for Biology Majors (4)
BIO422 Molecular Biology (4)
ES332 Ecology and Conservation Biology (4)
ES350 Advanced Topics in Field Biology (4)
(repeatable for a total of 8 hours)
ES350G-NS-1 Advanced Topics in Field Biology: Tropical Ecology and Conservation (4)
ES350G-NS-2 Advanced Topics in Field Biology:Marine Ecology (4)

Proficiency Exam during sophomore and senior year.


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