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Curriculum

Masters of Arts in Biomedical Sciences Program

Sample curriculum, course credits, and sequencing
Not all electives are offered every year.

MWU/CHS Biomedical Sciences Program reserves the right to alter its curriculum, however and whenever it deems appropriate.

Fall Quarter

Total Minimum Quarter Credit Hours Required 15
Required Courses
ANAT 0503 Human Anatomy 4
BMED 500 Introduction to Capstone Course 1
BMED  550 Biochemistry 3
BMED  554 Molecular Cell Biology 3
PHYS  1571 Human Physiology I 4
Total 15
Elective Course Options
BMED  805 Medical Terminology 2
BMED  808 Learning Styles and Assessment 1
BMED  821 Emerging Infectious Diseases 1
BMED  834 Embryology 3
BMED  845 Oncology 3
BMED  871 Medicinal Chemistry I 1.5
Total -

Winter Quarter

Total Minimum Quarter Credit Hours Required 15
Required Courses
BMED  516 Introduction to Medical Ethics 2
BMED 524 Immunology 2
BMED 525 Microbiology I 2
BMED  574 Pharmacology I 3
HIST  502 Histology 2
PHYS  1582 Human Physiology II 4
Total 15
Elective Course Options
BIOC  850 Nutritional Biochemistry 3
BMED  511 Research Design and Statistics 3
BMED 830 Topics in Cardiovascular Sciences 3
BMED  834 Embryology 3
BMED  870 Drug Literature Evaluation 1.5
BMED  872 Medicinal Chemistry II 1.5
BMED  876 Pharmacognosy 2
BMED  878 Drugs of Addiction 2
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Spring Quarter

Total Minimum Quarter Credit Hours Required 15
Required Courses
BMED 526 Microbiology II 4
BMED  541 Genetics 3
BMED 575 Pharmacology II 4
BMED 590 Capstone Course 2
Total 13
Elective Course Options: 2 Elective Credits Required
BMED  801 Health Career Planning 2
BMED 828 Public Health and Epidemiology 3
BMED  863 Neuroscience 3
BMED 865 Pathophysiology 2
BMED  873 Medicinal Chemistry III 1.5
PSCI  1306 Dangerous Plants and Animals 1.5
Total -