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A.B. Major Requirements:

 
UNITS
Preparatory Subject Matter
44-56
Biological Sciences 2A-2B-2C 14
Chemistry 2A-2B 10
Chemistry 8A-8B or 118A-118B-118C 6-12
Mathematics 17A-17B or 21A-21B 8
Physics 1A-1B or 7A-7B-7C 6-12
Depth Subject Matter
36
Biological Sciences 101, 105 (or 102+103) 7-10
Microbiology 104, 104L, 105, 105L 13
Select at least one course from each of the areas of study below.
Areas of Study:
1. Molecular Microbiology: Microbiology 115, 150, 170 3
2. Medical Microbiology: Microbiology 162; Medical Microbiology and Immunology 188; Pathology, Microbiology and Immunology 126, 128 3-4
Restricted electives 6-10
Select from:
Upper division Microbiology courses not used in satisfaction of any other requirement; or Biological Sciences 104, 181, 183; Food Science and Technology 104; Molecular Cellular Biology 120L, 121, 160L, 182; Plant Pathology 120, 130, 148, 150; Plant Sciences 174; Pathology Microbiology and Immunology 126L, 127; Soil Science 111
Note: Although a course may be listed in more than one category, that course may satisfy only one requirement in the entire major.
Total Units for the Major
80-92

B.S. Major Requirements:

 
UNITS
Preparatory Subject Matter
55-65
Biological Sciences 2A-2B-2C 14
Chemistry 2A-2B-2C 15
Chemistry 8A-8B or 118A-118B-118C 6-12
Mathematics 17A-17B-17C or 21A-21B (21C recommended) 8-12
Physics 7A-7B-7C 12
Microbiology 91 or 191 1
Depth Subject Matter
45
Biological Sciences 101, 105 (or 102+103), 104 10-13
Statistics* 100 or 102 4
*Transfer students admitted prior to Fall 2013 and current students admitted prior to Fall 2010 may also use STA 13, 13V, or 32 to satisfy this requirement.
Microbiology 104, 104L, 105, 105L 13
Select at least one course from each of the areas of study below.
Areas of Study:
1. Molecular Microbiology: Microbiology 115, 150, 170 3
2. Medical Microbiology: Microbiology 162; Medical Microbiology and Immunology 188; Pathology Microbiology and Immunology 126, 128 4
Restricted electives 8-12
Select from:
Upper division Microbiology courses not used in the satisfaction of any other requirement; or Biological Sciences 180L, 181, 183; Food Science and Technology 104; Molecular Cellular Biology 120L, 121, 160L, 182; Plant Pathology 120, 130, 148, 150; Plant Sciences 174; Pathology Microbiology and Immunology 126L, 127; Soil Science 111
Note: Although a course may be listed in more than one category, that course may satisfy only one requirement in the entire major.
Total Units for the Major
101-111
Master Adviser. Su-Ju Lin, Ph.D.
Advising. Biology Academic Success Center (BASC); 1023 Sciences Laboratory Building; 530-752-0410; http://basc.ucdavis.edu/.
Honors and Honors Program. Su-Ju Lin, Ph.D.
Teaching Credential Subject Representative. Su-Ju Lin, Ph.D; see the Teaching Credential/M.A. Program.
Graduate Study. The Graduate Group in Microbiology offers programs of study and research leading to the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees.
Strong preference is given to doctoral applicants. The group offers study in general microbiology, microbial physiology, microbial genetics, molecular mechanisms of microbial regulation, molecular mechanisms of microbial pathogenesis, immunology, virology, and recombinant DNA technology. For information on the graduate study and undergraduate preparation for the program contact a graduate adviser or the Chairperson of the Group.
Related Courses. The offerings of the Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics are augmented by courses in Food Science and Technology; Medical Microbiology; Molecular and Cellular Biology; Pathology, Microbiology, and Immunology; Plant Pathology; and Soil Science.
Faculty of the Department of Microbiology and Molecular Genetics also teach or participate in the following courses: Biological Sciences 2A, 101 104 and 181.
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