BIOL: Molecular Cell & Dev Biology

BIOL: Enrollment Update
BIOL: Class Schedule
BIOL: Course Catalog & Prerequisites
BIOL: Course Offerings 2017-18

Spring 2018 ENROLLMENT UPDATE! Check back frequently for updates!

PLEASE READ THE Spring 2018 ENROLLMENT ENEWS: Coming Soon!

 Last UPDATE: 02/28/2018:

Spring 2018 ENROLLMENT INFORMATION:

If the MCD course you are seeking enrollment in is full, please do the following:

1. Waitlist the course during your second pass enrollment (see below for more information).
Spring Second-Pass Enrollment and Wait List Begins: March 7, 2018.
Please waitlist the course you are seeking a seat in during your second pass enrollment appointment. You can see your wait list appointment by clicking on "details" under "Enrollment Dates" in MyUCSC.

2. Attend the first day of class and sign in.
All students enrolled, waitlisted or seeking a seat in MCD-BIOL courses MUST attend the first class meeting and students seeking a seat must sign-In with the instructor.

Unless noted below, all courses that fill will have a wait list during 2nd-Pass Enrollment.

All students enrolled, waitlisted or seeking a seat in courses MUST attend the first class meeting.

Spring 2018 Course Enrollment Updates:

BIOL 20A Cell & Molecular Biology: Please waitlist the course you are seeking a seat in during your second pass enrollment appointment. You can see your wait list appointment by clicking on "details" under "Enrollment Dates" in MyUCSC.

BIOL 20L Experimental Biology Laboratory:  For Spring 2018 Priority enrollment is restricted to declared Human Biology majors.  Students from other majors or who are proposed Human BIOL must attend first class meeting to request enrollment in the course. Priority given to senior Human Biology BS Majors.  Enrollment will open 9am on February 27 for prioty enrollment appointments and on February 28, will only to seniors on 1st-pass, then opened to other class-levels for 2nd-pass.

BIOL 20L: ONLY current first years who entered in Fall 2017 will need to complete BIOL 20L to qualify to declare for the MCD-BIOL majors. Enrollment Information Coming Soon...

BIOL 80A Female Physiology: If the Class is full please waitlist and attend the first day of class.

BIOL 86 Research Deconstruct: Enrollment is restricted to first-year, sophomore, and junior students. Enrollment is by permission of the instructor. Please email Profressor Grant Hartzog: hartzog@ucsc.edu

BIOL 88 Studies in Medicine: If the Class is full please waitlist and attend the first day of class. 

BIOL 101 Molecular Biology: If the Class is full please waitlist and attend the first day of class. 

BIOL 101L Molecular Bio Lab: If the Class is full please waitlist and attend the first day of class. 

BIOL 102L Toxic RNA Lab I: Pease check the schedule of classes to review the prerequisites. More information coming soon...Two offerings: M 04:00PM-05:05PM or F 04:00PM-05:05PM

BIOL 105 Genetics: If the Class is full please waitlist and attend the first day of class. BIOL 105-02 Genetics is a section of BIOL 105 Genetics that stresses interactive learning through peer discussions and problem solving during class sessions. Interested students should be willing to work in groups and participate in class discussions and activities. Enrollment in lecture and an associated discussion section is mandatory.  If the class fills up, students may request permission to enroll from the instructor.

BIOL 105L Eukaryotc Genet Lab: If the Class is full please waitlist and attend the first day of class. Priority given to graduating seniors. 

BIOL 109L Yeast Molecular Gen: If the Class is full please waitlist and attend the first day of class. Priority given to graduating seniors. 

BIOL 110 Cell Biology: Prerequisites will rarely be waived by the instuctor.  Beginning Fall 2017 the prerequisites for BIOL 110 are: BIOL 100 and BIOL 101 OR BIOC 100A and BIOL 105 and BIOL 101L or 20L If the Class is full please waitlist and attend the first day of class.  Priority given to Spring 2018 graduating seniors. 

Students who are seeking a spot in BIOL 110 but do not meet the prerequisites may complete this form:https://goo.gl/forms/Osq8iSc07Z0Ya0I02

The form will not be vetted until the start of Spring 2018. All students are still expected to attend the first day of class. Prerequisites are rarely waived. Filling out this form does not guarantee enrollment in BIOL 110. 

BIOL 114 Cancer Cell Biology: If the Class is full please waitlist and attend the first day of class.

BIOL 115 Eukaryotc Molec Bio: If the Class is full please waitlist and attend the first day of class.

BIOL 115L Eukaryotc Molec Lab: If the Class is full please waitlist and attend the first day of class. Priority given to graduating seniors. Two Offerings: TuTh 09:00AM-01:00PM or TuTh 01:30PM-05:30PM.

BIOL 116 Cell Biology Topics: If the Class is full please waitlist and attend the first day of class.

BIOL 121L Enviro Phage Bio Lab: If the Class is full please waitlist and attend the first day of class.

BIOL 125 Intro to Neurosci: If the Class is full please waitlist and attend the first day of class.

BIOL 126 Adv Molec Neurosci: If the Class is full please waitlist and attend the first day of class. Enrollment is restricted to neuroscience majors and proposed majors. Priority given to graduating seniors.

BIOL 186F and BIOL 186R: Each enrolled student must have a committed MCD faculty sponsor by the first class meeting. Enrollment restricted to biology and affiliated majors.

BIOL 186L Undergraduate Research in MCD Biology:  Students must obtain a faculty sponsor, complete an application, and bring completed application to the first class meeting.

BIOL 189/W Health Sciences Internship:  The Health Sciences Internship Program is only available to declared Human Biology majors.  Students wishing to participate in the internship program should bring a completed application to the internship information meeting, which is offered early each quarter, or contact the Health Sciences Internship Coordinator.  

IMPORTANT NOTICE FOR STUDENTS ENROLLING IN UPPER DIVISION BIOE COURSES FALL ‘17: https://www.eeb.ucsc.edu/academics/courses/proposed-curr-plan.html

NOTE BIOL 110 Prerequisites Changing: Prerequisites will rarely be waived by the instuctor.  Beginning Fall 2017 the prerequisites for BIOL 110 are: BIOL 100 and BIOL 101 OR BIOC 100A and BIOL 105 and BIOL 101L or 20L If the Class is full please waitlist and attend the first day of class.  Priority given to Spring 2018 graduating seniors. 

Students who are seeking a spot in BIOL 110 but do not meet the prerequisites may complete this form:https://goo.gl/forms/Osq8iSc07Z0Ya0I02

The form will not be vetted until the start of Spring 2018. All students are still expected to attend the first day of class. Prerequisites are rarely waived. Filling out this form does not guarantee enrollment in BIOL 110. 

Have questions about the new Coastal Science Campus?  Check our Coastal Biology Building informational page.  This document will be updated as new information becomes available.  Last updated 5/29/2017

QUESTIONS??? See our Enrollment Basics for more information and help trouble-shooting your enrollment, or email: mcdadvising@ucsc.edu