|BI 332||General Ecology|
|BI 348||Marine Biology|
|BI 434||Marine Ecology and Conservation|
|ZO 310||Animal Biology|
|ZO 430||Invertebrate Zoology|
|For this option, the additional math course should be chosen from MA 139, MA 140 or MA 223.|
*Fulfills General Education requirements
|PH 106||Physical Concepts*|
|CH 186||Foundation of Inorganic Chemistry|
|CH 187||Inorganic Chemistry & Qualitative Analysis Lab|
|CH 341 / CH 342||Foundations of Organic Chemistry and Lab|
Choose 6-8 hours from Biology Electives.
A minimum of 3 hours must be taken from the following courses from the Gulf Coast Research Laboratory (http://gcrl.usm.edu/) or comparable institution. See Gulf Coast Research Laboratory Field Program (http://gcrl.usm.edu/) for course lists and dates.
You may substitute the corresponding lecture / laboratory summer courses* from the Gulf Coast Research Laboratory or from another comparable institution. Marine Biology is a prerequisite for most other courses at the GCRL.
BI 352/353 Marine Science II: Marine Biology (5 credit hours) for BI 3XX.
ZO 562/561 Marine Ecology (5 credit hours) for BI 4XX.
ZO 500/502 Marine Invertebrate Zoology (6 credit hours) for BI 4XX.
*Not all courses are available every summer. Similar courses taken at another marine laboratory may be substituted for the GCRL requirement. Contact the Biology Department or a Marine Biology advisor for more information.