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BA in Human Biology and Society University of California, Los Angeles

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Summary

Learning Outcomes

The Human Biology and Society major has the following learning outcomes:

Demonstrated strong foundation of knowledge in social science and evolutionary biology and genetics

Skills to critically analyze and evaluate qualitative and quantitative data and social biological theories

Formulation of effective and convincing written and oral arguments that integrate biological and social evidence

Work well in multidisciplinary teams

Skills at communicating across disciplines and leveraging knowledge from multiple perspectives

Demonstrated proficiency in at least one area of concentration at the interface between biology and society

Integration of ethical, legal, and societal concerns in planning, conducting, and assessing research

Use of societal and biological information to critically assess complex real-world problems and to employ interdisciplinary skills to help solve them

The Major

Required: Society and Genetics 101, 105A, 105B, 108; 4 units from course 195CE, 196, or 199; and five courses (at least one of which must be a society and genetics course) from one of the following concentration areas:

Bioethics and Public Science Policy: Anthropology 100, 131, 143, 145S, M148, Asian American Studies 113, Bioengineering 165EW, Communication 101, Disability Studies 101 or 101W, M121, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology 176, Epidemiology 100, Gender Studies M114, 125, 134, M162, M164, 171A, Geography M109, M115, Global Studies 102, 104, History 180A, 180C, Honors Collegium 177, Life Sciences 107, Philosophy 124, 125, 137, 150, 153A, 154, 154B, 155A, C156, 157A, 157B, 170, Psychology 187C, Social Welfare 162, Society and Genetics 102, 120, 121, 130, 131, M133, M140, M144, 160, 161, 162, 163, 164, 165, 175, 180, 188, 195CE, 197, 199, Sociology 143, 154, 156, 170. See below for additional course options in the sub focus areas of cell development, microbiology and immunology, molecular biology and genomics, physiology, and psychology and mental health.

Evolutionary Biology, Culture, and Behavior: Anthropology 124P, 124Q, 124S, 126Q, 128P, M128Q, M145P, M148, Communication 112, 116, M123W, 126, 148, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology 120, 121, C126, 129, C135, 175, 176, Gender Studies M114, M159, M162, M165, M167, Life Sciences 107, Linguistics C135, Molecular, Cell, and Developmental Biology CM156, Philosophy 137, M187, Psychology 110, 112A, 112B, 115, 160, Society and Genetics 102, 120, 121, 130, 131, M133, M140, M144, 160, 161, 162, 163, 164, 165, 175, 180, 188, 195CE, 197, 199, Sociology 156. See below for additional course options in the sub focus areas of ecology and evolutionary biology, and psychology and mental health.

Historical and Social Studies of Science: Anthropology 100, 131, 143, Asian American Studies 105, Bioengineering 165EW, Disability Studies 101 or 101W, M121, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology 100, 120, C126, 130, 175, Environmental Health Sciences 100, C185A, C185B, Epidemiology 100, Gender Studies 134, M162, M164, M180B, Geography M109, M115, Global Studies 102, 104, History M151C, 179A, 179B, 180A, 180C, Honors Collegium 177, Human Genetics C144, Life Sciences 107, Neurobiology M169, Philosophy 124, 125, 129, 130, 137, 155A, Society and Genetics 102, 120, 121, 130, 131, M133, M140, M144, 160, 161, 162, 163, 164, 165, 175, 180, 188, 195CE, 197, 199, Sociology M138, 143, M148, 154, 156, 170. See below for additional course options in the sub focus areas of cell development, microbiology and immunology, molecular biology and genomics, physiology, and psychology and mental health.

Course options

Here are the different ways in which you can study BA in Human Biology and Society.

Full Time (4 years)

Tuition fees

$29,754.00 (21,80,950) per year

Given fee is for nonresident supplemental tuition; University Fees: USD $13,239

From

28 Sep

Venue

College of Letters and Science

2300 Murphy Hall,

LOS ANGELES,

California,

90095, United States

Entry requirement for international students

To be considered for admission to UCLA, international students must have completed secondary school with a superior average in academic subjects and have earned a certificate of completion which enables the student to be admitted to a university in the home country.

English language proficiency is critical to your success at UCLA. Applicants, whose first language, or language of instruction for at least the last three years, is not English, are required to take the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or the International English Language Testing Service (IELTS).

Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL): A competitive score is above 100 (with sub-scores above 22)

International English Language Testing System (IELTS): A competitive score is 7 or higher.

* Please check with your chosen school for the exact entry requirements for your programme.

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