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Undergraduate Programs

Approved Allied Field Electives

Note: Courses not on this list may be approved with consent of a student's advisor and the director of undergraduate studies.

Audio & Music Engineering
  • AME 191: Art & Tech of Recording
  • AME 192: Listening & Audio Production
Biology
  • BIO 111: Principles of Biology II
  • BIO 113: Perspectives in Biology II
  • BIO 115: Intro to Organismal Evolutionary Biology
  • BIO 190: Genetics and the Human Genome
  • BIO 198: Principles of Genetics
  • BIO 202: Molecular Biology
  • BIO 204: Mammalian Physiology
  • BIO 208: Intro to Programming for Bio*
  • BIO 210: Cell Biology
  • BIO 217: Mammalian Anatomy
  • BIO 220: Advanced Cell Biology
  • BIO 222: Biology of Aging
  • BIO 226: Developmental Biology
  • BIO 243: Eukaryotic Gene Regulation
  • BIO 250: Biochemistry
  • BIO 252: Principles of Biochemistry
  • BIO 253: Computational Biology
  • BIO 260: Animal Behavior
  • BIO 268: Laboratory in Molecular, Cell, and Developmental Biology
Biomedical Engineering
  • BME 101: Introduction to Biomedical Engineering
  • BME 201: Fundamentals of Biomechanics (201P: Matlab1 credit)
  • BME 218: Intro to Neuroengineering
  • BME 221: Biomedical Computation and Statistics
  • BME 230: Biomedical Signals, Systems, and Imaging
  • BME 258: Human Anatomy
  • BME 260: Biological Systems Fundamentals
Chemistry
  • CHM 131: Chem Concepts, Systems & Pract. I
  • CHM 132: Chem Concepts, Systems & Pract. II
  • CHM 137: Chemical Principles for Engineers
  • CHM 171: Freshman Organic Chemistry I
  • CHM 172: Freshman Organic Chemistry II
  • CHM 203: Organic Chemistry I
  • CHM 204: Organic Chemistry II
Computer Science
  • CSC 160: Engineering Computing*
  • CSC 161: The Art of Programming*
  • CSC 171: The Science of Programming*
  • CSC 172: The Science of Data Structures
  • CSC 173: Computation and Formal Systems*
  • CSC 191: Machines and Consciousness
  • CSC 212: Human Computer Interaction
  • CSC 242: Artificial Intelligence**
  • CSC 244: Logical Foundations of Artificial Intelligence
  • CSC 246: Machine Learning
  • CSC 247: Natural Language Processing**
  • CSC 248: Statistical Speech and Language Processing**
  • CSC 249: Machine Vision**
  • CSC 263: Computational Models of Music

Data Science

  • DSC 262: Computational Intro to Statistics
  • DSC 265: Intermediate Statistical & Computational Methods
Economics
  • ECO 288: Introduction to Game Theory
Electrical and Computer Engineering
  • ECE 113: Circuits and Signals
  • ECE 114: Introduction to Computers and Programming*
  • ECE 210: Circuits and Microcontrollers for Engineers
  • ECE 241: Signals
  • ECE 242: Communications Systems
Linguistics
  • LIN 110: Introduction to Linguistic Analysis*
  • LIN 210: Introduction to Language Sound Systems
  • LIN 220: Introduction to Grammatical Systems
  • LIN 226: Morphology
  • LIN 227: Topics in Phonetics and Phonology
  • LIN 250: Data Science for Linguistics
  • LIN 265: Formal Semantics
  • LIN 266: Pragmatics
  • LIN 268: Computational Semantics
Mathematics
  • MTH 142: Calculus II
  • MTH 143: Calculus III
  • MTH 150: Discrete Mathematics
  • MTH 162: Calculus IIA
  • MTH 164: Multidimensional Calculus
  • MTH 165: Linear Algebra with Differential Equations
  • MTH 201: Introduction to Probability
  • MTH 202: Introduction to Stochastic Process
  • MTH 215: Fractals and Chaotic Dynamics
  • MTH 235: Linear Algebra
Music

For students in the music cognition track only

  • MUR 110: Introduction to Music Theory
  • MUR 111: Theory I
  • MUR 112: Theory II
  • MUR 211: Theory III
  • MUR 212: Theory IV
  • TH 101: Model Composition and Tonal Analysis I (w/TH 161 Aural Musicianship I)
  • TH 102: Model Composition and Tonal Analysis II (w/TH 162 Aural Musicianship II)
  • TH 201: Model Composition and Tonal Analysis III (w/TH 261 Aural Musicianship III)
  • TH 202: Model Composition and Tonal Analysis IV (w/TH 262 Aural Musicianship IV)
  • TH 212: Acoustics
Optics
  • OPT 101: Introduction to Optics
  • OPT 241: Geometrical Optics
  • OPT 261: Interference & Diffraction
  • OPT 262: Electromagnetic Theory
Physics
  • PHY 113: General Physics I
  • PHY 114: General Physics II
  • PHY 121: Mechanics
  • PHY 122: Electricity & Magnetism
  • PHY 123: Waves and Modern Physics
  • PHY 141: Mechanics (Honors)
  • PHY 142: Electricity & Magnetism (Honors)
  • PHY 143: Modern Physics (Honors)
Philosophy
  • PHL 110: Introduction to Logic
  • PHL 152: Science and Reason
  • PHL 214: Logical Methods
  • PHL 216: Mathematical Logic
  • PHL 243: Theory of Knowledge
  • PHL 244: Philosophy of Mind
  • PHL 247: Philosophy of Language
  • PHL 252: Philosophy of Science
  • PHL 312: Neuroethics
Statistics
  • STT 203: Introduction to Mathematical Statistics
  • STT 216: Applied Statistics II
  • STT 226W: Introduction to Linear Models
  • STT 241: Applied Multivariate Analysis
  • STT 277: Intro to Statistical Software and Exploratory Data Analysis

* This course may be used as an allied field only if it is not being counted as part of the general science foundation requirement.

** This course is cross-listed with BCS. It may be used either as an elective for the BCS track, or as an allied field, but cannot satisfy both requirements.