Graduate students must first remedy any deficiencies in undergraduate training in the physical and biological sciences. The following is a list of undergraduate course requirements. In parentheses are courses at UC Berkeley which fulfill these requirements.

Mathematics Differential and Integral Calculus (Math 1A, 1B) 2 Semesters
Physics General Physics, Lecture and Lab (Physics 8A, 8B or 7A, 7B, 7C) 2 Semesters
Chemistry General Chemistry (Chem 1A, 1B or 4A, 4B) 1-2 Semesters
Organic Chemistry Lecture and Lab (Chem 3A, 3B; 112A, 112B; or 210A, 210B) 2 Semesters
Physical Chemistry (Chem 130A, 130B, 120A, 120B) 2 Semesters
Biology (Bio 1A, 1B or introductory courses in Genetics, Microbiology, Nutrition, Physiology, Plant Biology or Zoology) 2 Semesters
Biochemistry General Biochemistry, Lecture and Lab (MCB 100, 110, 110L) 3 Semesters
For further information on these courses, please go to the UC Berkeley CatalogFor further information on when these courses are offered, please go to the UC Berkeley Schedule
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