Natural Science and Pre-Med
12 credits for 20 students. Coordinator: R. Ewy
**Resides in First-Year Experience, Bowman West.
Are you interested in a career in a medical profession? Or are you interested in attending graduate programs in biology or biochemistry? Then this FIG is for you! The Natural Science and Pre-Med FIG is for students interested in majoring in Biology or Biochemistry. It includes the required classes for entering careers in the sciences and medical fields. Perfect for first semester pre-Med, pre-Vet, pre-PT, or other pre-health professions as well as those interested in going into graduate programs in the natural sciences.
95121 BIOL 151-F04 General Biology-LEC 3 Cr. MWF 9-9:50am Plague, G.
94934 BIOL 151-F04 General Biology-REC 1 Cr. Th 6-7:00pm Yurgartis, T.
94976 BIOL 151-F40 General Biology-LAB 1 Cr. Th 9-11:50am Burdick, P.
Cell structure, function, and regulation of homeostasis. Topics include cell anatomy, photosynthesis, respiration, cell division, introduction to molecular biology, genetics, and mechanisms of evolution. Lab fee $25. Lab required. Satisfies General Education SB and LB requirements.
94936 CHEM 105-F04 General Chemistry I-LEC 3 Cr. MWF 1-1:50pm Kraske-French, P.
94937 CHEM 105-F04 General Chemistry I-REC 1 Cr. Th 4:30-5:20pm Kraske-French, P.
94938 CHEM 105-F40 General Chemistry I-LAB 1 Cr. Tu 9-11:50am Kraske-French, P.
An introductory chemistry course for students majoring in a science curriculum or for students who wish to study additional science. Experience in high school science and mathematics is recommended. Lab fee $35. Laboratory required. Satisfies General Education SP and LB requirements.
93592 FY 100-F04 @First Year Success Seminar 2 Cr. Tu 1:30-2:45pm Ewy, R.
The First-Year Success Seminar (FYSS) is a two-credit course designed to accelerate students' transition to SUNY Potsdam. FYSS provides students with the opportunity to become integrated into the life of the campus by exploring their academic and social development. A strong emphasis is placed on critical inquiry – enhancing reading and writing, time management, and study skills. In addition, the course provides an orientation to campus resources and services and encourages self-exploration and personal development.