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Pre-Professional Phase Coursework

First Year

Fall Semester - 16 credits  

101 *Thinking & Writing Across the Curriculum (3 cr.)
030 Research & Information Skills (1 cr.)
111/L Biology I: Cells, Genetics, and Development/Lab 4/0 cr.
131/L Fundamentals of Chemistry 1/Lab (5/0 cr.)
 xxx *Creative Arts Core (3 cr.)

Spring Semester - 15 credits

101 *Introduction to Psychology (3 cr.)
102 *Imaginative Literature & Critical Writing (3 cr.)
122 Etymology of Scientific Terms (3 cr.)
 xxx *Social Justice Core (3 cr.)
 xxx *Global Diversity Core (3 cr.)

*NOTE: Core Curriculum courses may be interchanged


Second Year

Fall Semester - 17 credits 

201/L/R Physics for Life Sciences I/Lab/Recitation (3/1/0 cr.)
201/L Essential Concepts & Techniques in AthleticTraining1/Lab (3/0 cr.)
207 Anatomy and Physiology I (3 cr.)
208 Anatomy and Physiology I Lab (1 cr.)
253 or 254 Health Care Ethics or Health Care Ethics: Philosophy (3 cr.)
132 *Basic Philosophical Questions (3 cr.)

Spring Semester - 16 credits 

209 Anatomy and Physiology II (3 cr.)
210 Anatomy and Physiology II Lab (1 cr.)
202/L Essential Concepts & Tech in Athletic Training II /Lab (3/0 cr.)
225 Introduction to Biostatistics (3 cr.)
102 **Faith & Reason Core - Public Speaking (3 cr.)
xxx *Theology Core (3 cr.)

* Core Curriculum courses may be interchanged.
**NOTE: If Public Speaking is taken at Duquesne, it will also meet the Faith & Reason core requirement.

The course curriculum sequences listed here applies to those students entering the program in 2013.