Recommended Academic Plan for Turfgrass Science (TURF) at Berks Campus

Effective Date: Fall 2012

Semester 1

ENGL 015 Rhetoric and CompositionNotes for: ENGL 015

ENGL 015

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

ENGL 030

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
CHEM 101 Introductory ChemistryNotes for: CHEM 101

CHEM 101

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
MATH 021 (GQ) College Algebra INotes for: MATH 021

MATH 021

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
General Education CourseNotes for: General Education Course

General Education Course

Arts (GA), Humanities (GH), or Social and Behavioral Sciences (GS)
3
1
Total credits 13

Semester 2

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
SOILS 101 (GN) Introductory Soil ScienceNotes for: SOILS 101

SOILS 101

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
METEO 101 (GN) Understanding Weather ForecastingNotes for: METEO 101

METEO 101

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
or METEO 003 (GN) Introductory MeteorologyNotes for: METEO 003

METEO 003

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
General Education CourseNotes for: General Education Course

General Education Course

Arts (GA), Humanities (GH), or Social and Behavioral Sciences (GS)
3
Supporting CourseNotes for: Supporting Course

Supporting Course

see adviser for supporting course list
3
Total credits 16

Semester 3

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
TURF 235 The TurfgrassNotes for: TURF 235

TURF 235

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
General Education CourseNotes for: General Education Course

General Education Course

Arts (GA), Humanities (GH), or Social and Behavioral Sciences (GS)
3
Supporting CourseNotes for: Supporting Course

Supporting Course

see adviser for course list
3
1.5
Total credits 13.5

Semester 4

TURF 230 Turfgrass PesticidesNotes for: TURF 230

TURF 230

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
1
CAS 100 (GWS) Effective SpeechNotes for: CAS 100

CAS 100

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
CMPSC 203 (GQ) Introduction to Spreadsheets and DatabasesNotes for: CMPSC 203

CMPSC 203

Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
General Education CourseNotes for: General Education Course

General Education Course

Arts (GA), Humanities (GH), or Social and Behavioral Sciences (GS)
3
Supporting CourseNotes for: Supporting Course

Supporting Course

See adviser for supporting course list
3
1.5
Total credits 15.5

Semester 5

TURF 238 Turf and Ornamental Weed ControlNotes for: TURF 238

TURF 238

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
3
BIOL 127 (GN) Introduction to Plant BiologyNotes for: BIOL 127

BIOL 127

Students should schedule BIOL 127 their first fall semester at UP.
Requirements for this course
  • † Course satisfies General Education and degree requirements.
3
Supporting CourseNotes for: Supporting Course

Supporting Course

See adviser for supporting course list
3
General Education CourseNotes for: General Education Course

General Education Course

Arts (GA), Humanities (GH), or Social and Behavioral Sciences (GS)
3
Total credits 15

Semester 6

TURF 435 Turfgrass NutritionNotes for: TURF 435

TURF 435

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
4
ENT 317 Turfgrass Insect Pest ManagementNotes for: ENT 317

ENT 317

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
Supporting CoursesNotes for: Supporting Courses

Supporting Courses

see adviser for course list
6
Electivesee adviser for course list
3
TURF 495 InternshipNotes for: TURF 495

TURF 495

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
1
Total credits 17

Summer Term

TURF 495 InternshipNotes for: TURF 495

TURF 495

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
1
Total credits 1

Semester 7

PPEM 412 Turfgrass Disease ManagementNotes for: PPEM 412

PPEM 412

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
3
3
TURF 425 Turfgrass Cultural SystemsNotes for: TURF 425

TURF 425

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

Supporting Course

see adviser for course list
3
TURF 495 InternshipNotes for: TURF 495

TURF 495

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
1
Total credits 16

Semester 8

TURF 436W Case Studies in Turfgrass ManagementNotes for: TURF 436W

TURF 436W

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

General Education Course

Arts (GA), Humanities (GH), or Social and Behavioral Sciences (GS)
3
Supporting CoursesNotes for: Supporting Courses

Supporting Courses

see adviser for course list
6
TURF 490 SeminarNotes for: TURF 490

TURF 490

Requirements for this course
  • * Course requires a grade of 'C' of better.*
1
Elective
1
Total credits 14

Additional Notes

W is the code used to designate courses that satisfy University Writing Across the Curriculum requirements.

 

 

Legend

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

Footnotes

General Education Course
Arts (GA), Humanities (GH), or Social and Behavioral Sciences (GS)
General Education Course
Arts (GA), Humanities (GH), or Social and Behavioral Sciences (GS)
Supporting Course
see adviser for supporting course list
General Education Course
Arts (GA), Humanities (GH), or Social and Behavioral Sciences (GS)
Supporting Course
see adviser for course list
General Education Course
Arts (GA), Humanities (GH), or Social and Behavioral Sciences (GS)
Supporting Course
See adviser for supporting course list
BIOL 127
Students should schedule BIOL 127 their first fall semester at UP.
Supporting Course
See adviser for supporting course list
General Education Course
Arts (GA), Humanities (GH), or Social and Behavioral Sciences (GS)
Supporting Courses
see adviser for course list
see adviser for course list
Supporting Course
see adviser for course list
General Education Course
Arts (GA), Humanities (GH), or Social and Behavioral Sciences (GS)
Supporting Courses
see adviser for course list