Recommended Academic Plan for Food Science (FD SC) at University Park

Effective Date: Fall 2015

Semester 1

Course DetailsCredits
CHEM 110 (GN) Chemical Principles INotes for: CHEM 110

CHEM 110

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
CHEM 111 (GN) Experimental Chemistry INotes for: CHEM 111

CHEM 111

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
1
BIOL 110 (GN) Biology: Basic Concepts and BiodiversityNotes for: BIOL 110

BIOL 110

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
4
ENGL 015 (GWS) Rhetoric and CompositionNotes for: ENGL 015

ENGL 015

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or ENGL 030 (GWS) Honors Freshman CompositionNotes for: ENGL 030

ENGL 030

Effective Fall 2012, all incoming Schreyer Honors College freshmen at University Park will take ENGL/CAS 137H in the fall semester and ENGL/CAS 138T in the spring semester. These courses carry GWS designation and replace both ENGL 030 and CAS 100. Each course is 3 credits. At the discretion of the college, ENGL/CAS 138T satisfies the first-year seminar requirement.
Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
2
3
Total credits 16

Semester 2

Course DetailsCredits
MATH 110 (GQ) Techniques of Calculus I Notes for: MATH 110

MATH 110

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or MATH 140 (GQ) Calculus With Analytic Geometry INotes for: MATH 140

MATH 140

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
4
CHEM 112 (GN) Chemical Principles IINotes for: CHEM 112

CHEM 112

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
1
3
3
Total credits 14

Semester 3

Course DetailsCredits
CHEM 202 Fundamentals of Organic Chemistry INotes for: CHEM 202

CHEM 202

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
FD SC 200 Introductory Food ScienceNotes for: FD SC 200

FD SC 200

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
FD SC 201 Introductory Food Science PracticumNotes for: FD SC 201

FD SC 201

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
1
3
MICRB 202 Introductory Microbiology LaboratoryNotes for: MICRB 202

MICRB 202

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
2
3
Total credits 15

Semester 4

Course DetailsCredits
or CHEM 212 Organic Chemistry II AND CHEM 213 Laboratory in Organic ChemistryNotes for: CHEM 212

CHEM 212

CHEM 213 must also be completed if taking the CHEM 210 and CHEM 212 series
3-5
3
4
3
STAT 250 (GQ) Introduction to BiostatisticsNotes for: STAT 250

STAT 250

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Total credits 16-18

Semester 5

Course DetailsCredits
4
3
2
1
3
CAS 100A (GWS) Effective Speech Notes for: CAS 100A

CAS 100A

Effective Fall 2012, all incoming Schreyer Honors College freshmen at University Park will take ENGL/CAS 137H in the fall semester and ENGL/CAS 138T in the spring semester. These courses carry GWS designation and replace both ENGL 030 and CAS 100. Each course is 3 credits. At the discretion of the college, ENGL/CAS 138T satisfies the first-year seminar requirement.
Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Total credits 16

Semester 6

Course DetailsCredits
FD SC 405 Food Engineering PrinciplesNotes for: FD SC 405

FD SC 405

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
3
3
3
Career Interest CourseNotes for: Career Interest Course

Career Interest Course

Consult with your academic adviser to select an appropriate career interest course
0-2
Total credits 12-14

Semester 7

Course DetailsCredits
3
3
Career Interest CourseNotes for: Career Interest Course

Career Interest Course

Consult with your academic adviser to select an appropriate career interest course
3
Career Interest CourseNotes for: Career Interest Course

Career Interest Course

Consult with your academic adviser to select an appropriate career interest course
3
ENGL 202C (GWS) Effective Writing: Technical WritingNotes for: ENGL 202C

ENGL 202C

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or ENGL 202D (GWS) Effective Writing: Business Writing Notes for: ENGL 202D

ENGL 202D

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Total credits 15

Semester 8

Course DetailsCredits
3
3
3
Career Interest CourseNotes for: Career Interest Course

Career Interest Course

Consult with your academic adviser to select an appropriate career interest course
3
Career Interest CourseNotes for: Career Interest Course

Career Interest Course

Consult with your academic adviser to select an appropriate career interest course
3
Total credits 15

Additional Notes

NOTE: Be wary of adjusting the sequence of FDSC courses!  FDSC courses are generally only offered in the semester (fall or spring) in which they appear on the Recommended Academic Plan.

 

Three credits of each of United States Cultures (US) and International Cultures (IL) are needed for graduation.  Can be taken in combination with any GA, GH, or GS course.

Legend

# Course is an Entrance-to-Major requirement.
* Course requires a grade of 'C' or better.
† Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.

Footnotes

ENGL 030
Effective Fall 2012, all incoming Schreyer Honors College freshmen at University Park will take ENGL/CAS 137H in the fall semester and ENGL/CAS 138T in the spring semester. These courses carry GWS designation and replace both ENGL 030 and CAS 100. Each course is 3 credits. At the discretion of the college, ENGL/CAS 138T satisfies the first-year seminar requirement.
CHEM 212
CHEM 213 must also be completed if taking the CHEM 210 and CHEM 212 series
CAS 100A
Effective Fall 2012, all incoming Schreyer Honors College freshmen at University Park will take ENGL/CAS 137H in the fall semester and ENGL/CAS 138T in the spring semester. These courses carry GWS designation and replace both ENGL 030 and CAS 100. Each course is 3 credits. At the discretion of the college, ENGL/CAS 138T satisfies the first-year seminar requirement.
FD SC 406
Writing intensive course
Career Interest Course
Consult with your academic adviser to select an appropriate career interest course
Career Interest Course
Consult with your academic adviser to select an appropriate career interest course
Career Interest Course
Consult with your academic adviser to select an appropriate career interest course
Career Interest Course
Consult with your academic adviser to select an appropriate career interest course
Career Interest Course
Consult with your academic adviser to select an appropriate career interest course