Chemistry & Biology Majors

Expand Your Scientific Knowledge and Critical Science Inquiry Skills.

The biological and chemical sciences provide a foundation in the fundamental areas of biology, the study of life, and chemistry, the study of matter. Touch on ideas to society's global challenges and understand what make a difference to our world, from saving habitats to contributions to medical advances.

Natural Sciences - Option #3 Learning Outcomes. You will:
  • Enable students to acquire a body of knowledge and develop an understanding of biological and chemistry concepts and principles.
  • Facilitate the development of the ability to communicate scientific information in a logical and structured manner.
  • Develop an understanding of the scientific method and the ability to apply it to solving problems.
  • Assist in the development of critical thinking, analytical, and practical skills.
  • Appreciate the impact of scientific knowledge on society and its relevance to ethical, economic, environmental, and technological issues.
Career Opportunities
01. Biochemistry
02. Public Health
03. Pharmacology
04. Chemical Engineering
05. Food Science
06. Forensic Science
07. Toxicology
08. Epidemiology
Course Overview
General Requirements Major courses Adjunct Courses Elective

Caribbean Studies

Communication Studies

Integrated Math

Physics Unit 1

Physics Unit 2

Chemistry Unit 1

Chemistry Unit 2

History Unit 1 or Unit 2 /
Literature Unit 1 or Unit 2

Environmental Science Unit 1 or Chemistry Unit 1, or Sociology Unit 1 or Information Technology Unit 1

Choose one unit from any other CAPE syllabus
30 credits 40 credits 20 credits 10 credits
About Transfers

Lead Institute has a long history of successfully preparing students for transfer to four-year institutions. We articulation agreements with a variety of institutions and programs to assist our students with transferring to a university. Your Lead Institute Advisor can assist you with a personalized plan for your specific transfer based on university and program. We remain committed and ready to support you on that journey to continuing your studies.


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