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Natural Science Distribution Requirement

Natural Science (S)

The following courses meet the general university requirements (GURs) or distribution requirements, for Associate degrees and certificates, as specified in the degree requirements listed in the program summaries. Your advisor has a current list of distribution and elective courses. A current list is also available from the counseling center.

Natural Science  
ANTH& 215 Bioanthropology 5 credits
ANTH& 236 Forensic Anthropology w/lab 5 credits
ASTR 125 The Solar System 3 credits
ASTR 126 Stars and Galaxies 3 credits
ASTR 127 Solar System & Universe 5 credits
ASTR 128 Observation Astronomy 2 credits
BIOL& 100 Survey of Biology w/lab 5 credits
BIOL& 170 Human Biology 5 credits
BIOL 175 Microbes and Society 5 credits
BIOL& 221 Majors Ecology/Evolution w/lab 5 credits
BIOL& 222 Majors Cell/Molecular w/lab 5 credits
BIOL& 223 Majors Organismal Phys w/lab 5 credits
BIOL& 241 Human A & P 1 w/lab 5 credits
BIOL& 242 Human A & P 2 w/lab 5 credits
BIOL 243 Adv Topics Human A & P 5 credits
BIOL 250 Intro to Marine Biology w/lab 5 credits
BIOL& 260 Microbiology w/lab 5 credits
BOTA 110 Survey of Botany w/lab 5 credits
BOTA 113 Plant Identification w/lab 5 credits
BOTA 150 Dendrology-Trees in our Environment w/lab 5 credits
CHEM& 121 Intro to Chemistry w/lab 5 credits
CHEM& 131 Intro to Organic/Biochem w/lab 5 credits
CHEM& 161 General Chem w/lab I 6 credits
CHEM& 162 General Chem w/lab II 6 credits
CHEM& 163 General Chem w/lab III 6 credits
CHEM& 261 Organic Chem w/lab I 6 credits
ENVS& 100 Survey of Env Science 5 credits
ENVS 100L Intro to Environmental Science Lab 1 credit
ENVS& 101 Intro to Env Science 5 credit
ENVS 120 Connecting Mountains to the Sea 5 credits
ENVS 170 Intro to Natural Resources 5 credits
GEOG 201 Physical Geography w/lab 5 credits
GEOL 100 Geology: Engineers & Environ. Studies w/lab 3 credits
GEOL& 101 Intro to Physical Geology w/lab 5 credits
GEOL 102 Earth Evolution and Global Change w/lab 5 credits
GEOL 108 Natural Hazards  & Catastrophe 5 credits
GEOL 180 Cascade/Plateau  Geology 3 credits
GEOL& 208 Geology of Pacific NW w/lab 5 credits
NUTR& 101 Nutrition 5 credits
NUTR 203 Issues in Nutrition 5 credits
OCEA& 101 Intro to Oceanography w/lab 5 credits
PHYS& 110 Physics: Non Science Major w/lab 5 credits
PHYS& 114 General Phys I w/lab 5 credits
PHYS& 115 General Phys II w/lab 5 credits
PHYS& 116 General Phys III w/lab 5 credits
PHYS& 221 Engineering Physics I w/lab 5 credits
PHYS& 222 Engineering Physics II w/lab 5 credits
PHYS& 223 Engineering Physics III w/lab 5 credits
SCIE 104 Intro to Physical Science 5 credits
SCIE 115 Weather and Climate w/lab 5 credits

 (Updated 2013)