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Agriculture, B.S. - Tropical Plant Science and Agroecology 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
DA, DH or DL: Arts, Humanities, Literature I 3
HORT 262 WI (DB: Biological Science, GE GCC) 3
MATH 115 , MATH 125 , MATH 135 or Higher See note 1 (FQ: Quantitative Reasoning) 3
DS: Social Science I 3
AG 230 (FGB: Global Multicultural Perspectives) 3
Credits 15

Year 1: Spring Semester

Course Credit
AGBU 110 (GQR: Quantitative Reasoning) 3
ANSC 141 3
BIOL 171 3
BIOL 171L 1
ENG 100 (FW: Written Communication) 3
AG 200 WI 3
Credits 16

Year 2: Fall Semester

Course Credit
AGEN 231 3
CHEM 151 or CHEM 161 See note 3 (DP: Physical Science) 3
CHEM 151L or CHEM 161L See note 3 (DY: Science Laboratory) 1
HORT 264 3
AGEC 201 or ECON 130 See note 2 3
FGA or FGC: Global Multicultural Perspectives 3
Credits 16

Year 2: Spring Semester

Course Credit
CHEM 162 or CHEM 141 See note 3 3
CHEM 162L See note 3 1
AG 375 3
AGBU 320 or AGEC 330 3
AG Elective 3
GL: Language Arts 3
Credits 16

Year 3: Fall Semester

Course Credit
SOIL 304 3
PPHY 310 3
GE HPP 3
AG Elective 3
AG Elective 3
Credits 15

Year 3: Spring Semester

Course Credit
ENTO 304 3
PPTH 301 3
DS: Social Science II 3
AG Upper Elective 3
DA, DH or DL: Arts, Humanities, Literature II 3
Credits 15

Year 4: Fall Semester

Course Credit
AG 291 3
AG 496 1
AG Upper Elective 3
AG Upper Elective 3
Elective 3
Elective 3
Credits 16

Year 4: Spring Semester

Course Credit
AG Upper Elective 3
WI Upper Elective 3
Elective 3
Elective 3
HORT 481 3
Credits 15

Notes

  1. Depends on placement.
  2. ECON 130 counts as DS: Social Science Area Elective.
  3. 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