Palm Beach State College

College Catalog 2016-2017

Palm Beach State College
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Biotechnology  (2158)
Term One - Fall (Year One) Credits: 14
ENC1101 College Composition 1 (AA) 3
MAC1105 College Algebra (AA) 3
BSC1010 Principles of Biology 1 (AA) 3
BSC1010L Principles of Biology 1 Lab (AA) 1
CHM1045 General Chemistry 1 (AA) 3
CHM1045L General Chemistry 1 Lab (AA) 1
Term Two - Spring (Year One) Credits: 16
BSC2421 Introduction to Biotechnology (AA) 3
  Any course from Humanities - Area II 3
  and  
BSC2421L Introduction to Biotechnology Lab (AA) 2
  -or-  
BSC1404C Introduction to Biotechnological Methods (AS)* 5
CHM1046 General Chemistry 2 (AA) 3
CHM1046L General Chemistry 2 Lab (AA) 1
MCB2010 Microbiology (AA) 3
MCB2010L Microbiology Lab (AA) 1
Term One - Fall (Year Two) Credits: 16
  Any course from Social Science - Area V 3
BSC2420 Biotechnology 1 (AA) 3
BSC2420L Biotechnology 1 Lab (AA) 2
BSC2416C Introduction to Tissue Culture Lab (AA) 2
BSC2426C Introduction to Biotechnology Instrumentation Lab (AA) 2
CHM2210 Organic Chemistry 1 (AA) 3
CHM2210L Organic Chemistry 1 Lab (AA) 1
Term Two - Spring (Year Two) Credits: 13
BSC2427 Biotechnology 2, Molecular Biology, Cell & Immunobiology (AA) 3
BSC2427L Biotechnology 2, Molecular Biology, Cell and Immunobiology Lab (AA) 2
BSC2432 Introduction to Bioinformatics (AA) 1
CHM2211 Organic Chemistry 2 (AA) 3
CHM2211L Organic Chemistry 2 Lab (AA) 1
STA2023 Statistics (AA) 3
Term Three - Summer (Year Two) Credits: 2
BSC2945C Biotechnology Internship (AA) 2
Total Program Credits: 61
*A challenge exam is available for those students who qualify to take this course. Those who do not pass the exam will be advised to take BSC 2421 and BSC 2421L. See Program Director for details.