Cognitive Science: Neuroscience

Catalog Year 2019-2020

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Major Requirement

Must be taken to fulfill major requirements.

Major Elective

Must be taken to fulfill major requirements, or replaced with an equivalent course.

Gen-Ed Requirement

Must be taken to fulfill general education requirements.

Elective

Can be chosen from a selection of courses.

See MyGFU for detailed academic requirements.

First Year

Fall Semester

General Psychology (PSYC 150) 3 credits
MATH GE Requirement (MATH 190 PreCalculus or higher needed to take CHEM 211) 4 credits
I Believe (THEO 101) 3 credits
Knowing and Being Known (LIBA 100) 3 credits
Elective Credit 3 credits
Semester Total 16 credits
Cumulative Total 16 credits

Spring Semester

Psychology Statistics (PSYC 240) 3 credits
I Believe (THEO 102) 3 credits
Communication GE Requirement (COMM 100) 3 credits
Lifelong Fitness (HHPA 120) 2 credits
History/Politics/International Studies GE Requirement 3 credits
Elective credit 3 credits
Semester Total 17 credits
Cumulative Total 33 credits

Second Year

Fall Semester

Neuroscience Biology Requirement (BIOL 221 or BIOL 211) 4 credits
Cognition (PSYC 370) 3 credits
HUMA 205 or Philosophy & Literature GE Requirement 3 credits
Elective Credit 6 credits
Semester Total 16 credits
Cumulative Total 49 credits

Spring Semester

Neuroscience Biology Requirement (BIOL 222 or BIOL 212) 4 credits
BIBL Elective GE Requirement 3 credits
HUMA 290 or Fine Arts GE Requirement 3 credits
Elective Credits 6 credits
Semester Total 16 credits
Cumulative Total 65 credits

Third Year

Fall Semester

General Chemistry I (CHEM 211) 4 credits
Research Methods (PSYC 391) 3 credits
Neuroscience Elective 3 credits
Elective Credit 6 credits
Semester Total 16 credits
Cumulative Total 81 credits

Spring Semester

General Chemistry II (CHEM 212) 4 credits
Advanced Research Methods (PSYC 392) 4 credits
Intercultural GE Requirement 3 credits
Elective Credit 4 credits
Semester Total 15 credits
Cumulative Total 96 credits

Fourth Year

Fall Semester

Senior Seminar (PSYC 490) 1 credits
Neuroscience (BIOL 335) 4 credits
Engaging Christ in Transition (LIBA 400) 3 credits
Elective Credits 7 credits
Semester Total 15 credits
Cumulative Total 111 credits

Spring Semester

Neuroscience (PSYC 320) 3 credits
Elective Credits 12 credits
Semester Total 15 credits
Cumulative Total 126 credits