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Agriculture, B.S. - Tropical Horticulture Specialty

Four-Year Academic Map 2019-2020

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This is a sample academic plan for students entering on the 2019-2020 catalog. Students should meet with an academic advisor prior to registration to formulate their own plan. Please tap the button following each course to view course description and prerequisites or see the UH Hilo Catalog for more course information.

Year 1: Fall Semester

Course Credit
HORT 262 WI (DB: Biological Science, GE GCC) 3
ANSC 141 3
FGA, FGB or FGC: Global Multicultural Perspectives I 3
DS: Social Science I 3
MATH 115 , MATH 125 , MATH 135 or Higher (FQ: Quantitative Reasoning) 3
Credits 15

Year 1: Spring Semester

Course Credit
AGBU 110 (GQR: Quantitative Reasoning) 3
HORT Elective 3
AG 200 WI 3
BIOL 171 3
BIOL 171L 1
ENG 100 (FW: Written Communication) 3
Credits 16

Year 2: Fall Semester

Course Credit
AGEC 201 or ECON 130 See note 1 3
HORT 264 3
CHEM 151 or CHEM 161 See note 2 (DP: Physical Science) 3
CHEM 151L or CHEM 161L See note 2 (DY: Science Laboratory) 1
DA, DH or DL: Arts, Humanities, Literature I 3
FGA, FGB or FGC: Global Multicultural Perspectives II 3
Credits 16

Year 2: Spring Semester

Course Credit
AGEN 231 3
HORT Elective 3
CHEM 162 or CHEM 141 See note 2 3
CHEM 162L See note 2 1
DA, DH or DL: Arts, Humanities, Literature II 3
DS: Social Science II 3
Credits 16

Year 3: Fall Semester

Course Credit
AG 291 3
SOIL 304 3
PPTH 301 3
ENG 225 WI 3
HORT Upper Elective 3
Credits 15

Year 3: Spring Semester

Course Credit
ENTO 304 3
AGEC 330 or AGBU 320 3
HORT Upper Elective 3
Elective (Rec: BIOL 172 -BIOL 172L ) 4
GL: Language Arts 3
Credits 16

Year 4: Fall Semester

Course Credit
PPHY 310 3
AG 375 3
HORT Upper Elective 3
GE HPP 3
AG Elective 3
Credits 15

Year 4: Spring Semester

Course Credit
HORT 481 3
AG 496 1
HORT Upper Elective 3
AG Elective 3
WI Upper Elective 3
Elective 2
Credits 15

Notes

  1. ECON 130 counts as DS: Social Science Area Elective.
  2. Chemistry (Choose one sequence from the following three sequences):
    • CHEM 151-151L (4) Introductory Chemistry and Lab and CHEM 141 (3) Survey of Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry
    • CHEM 161-161L (4) General Chemistry I and Lab and CHEM 162-162L (4) General Chemistry II and Lab
    • CHEM 161-161L (4) General Chemistry I and Lab and CHEM 141 (3) Survey of Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry