Currículo

Como parte del adiestramiento los estudiantes deben tomar un seminario de investigación semestral mientras estén en el Programa.  Este seminario cuenta como electivas libres, en ciencias sociales o en psicología, dependiendo la concentración a la que pertenezca el estudiante.  

Adicional estos seminarios, se sugiere que los estudiantes tomen cursos que le ayuden en su formación investigativa.  Para esto el proceso de consejería es fundamental.  

Los siguientes son ejemplos de currículos sugeridos para los estudiantes del Programa, tomando como base los bachilleratos en Psicología, Antropología, Sociología y Biología.

Primeros dos años - Educación general

Psicología

Sociología

Antropología

Biología

 

 

Currículo de los primeros dos años

Table 1

Standard Curricula for the first two years of undergraduate studies at UPR-RP and additional requirements for COR scholars.  

Standard Curricula

Credits

Standard Curricula

Credits

Year 01

 

Year 02

 

August-December

 

August-December

 

Basic Spanish I

3

Basic Spanish III

3

Basic English I

3

Basic English III

3

Fundamentals of Biology I

3

Intro. Physical Sciences I

3

Intro. Social Sciences I

3

Intro. Mathematics

3

Intro. Western Culture I

3

Intro. Western Culture

3

Semester Total

15

Semester Total

15

 

 

 

 

January-May

 

January-May

 

Basic Spanish II

3

Basic Spanish IV

3

Basic English II

3

Basic English IV

3

Fundamentals of Biology II

3

Intro. Physical Sciences II

3

Intro. Social Science II

3

Intro. Western Culture IV

3

Intro. Western Culture II

3

Intro. General Psychology

4

Semester Total

15

         Sociology

3

 

 

         Anthropology

3

 

 

Semester Total

15 /16

Additional COR Requirements

 

 

 

Summer Year 02-03

 

 

 

COR Research Practicum

3

 

 

Workshop on Word Processing

1

 

 

 

 

Currículo de Psicología

Table 2.

Standard and COR curricula for Psychology majors:  Third and fourth years.

Standard Curricula

Credits

COR Curricula

Credits

Year 03

 

Year 03

 

August-December

 

August-December

 

Introductory Social Science Course*

3

Introductory Social Science Course*

3

Statistics

3

Statistics

3

Social Psychology

3

Social Psychology

3

History of Psychology

3

History of Psychology

3

Elective in Social Science

3

Computers in Social Res.

3

 

 

COR Honors ResSeminar

3

 

 

COR Research Practicum

0

 

 

COR Colloquium

0

Semester Total

15

Semester Total

18

 

 

 

 

January-May

 

January-May

 

Introductory Social Science Course*

3

Introductory Social Science Course*

3

Res Methods in Psych I

3

Res Methods in Psych I

3

Human Development

3

Human Development

3

Elective in Social Science

3

Statistics II

3

Electives

6

Elective

3

 

 

COR Honors ResSeminar

3

 

 

COR Research Practicum

0

 

 

COR Colloquium

0

Semester Total

18

Semester Total

18

 

 

 

 

Summer Year 03-04

 

Summer Year 03-04

 

 

 

COR Research Practicum

6

 

 

Workshop Training GRE

0

 

 

Workshop: Grad. School App.

0

 

 

 

 

Year 04

 

Year 04

 

August-December

 

August-December

 

Introductory Social Science Course*

3

Introductory Social Science Course*

3

Res Methods in Psych II

3

Res Methods in Psych II

3

History of Puerto Rico

3

History of Puerto Rico

3

Elective

3

Scientific Writing

3

Elective in  Psychology

3

Physiological Psychology

3

Elective in Psychology

3

COR Honors Thesis

3

 

 

COR Research Practicum

0

 

 

COR Colloquium

0

Semester Total

18

Semester Total

18

 

 

 

 

January-May

 

January-May

 

Introductory Social Science Course*

3

Introductory Social Science Course*

3

Electives

6

Electives

6

Elective in Social Science

3

Elective in Social Science

3

Electives in Psychology

6

COR Honors Thesis

3

 

 

COR Research Practicum

0

 

 

COR Colloquium

0

Semester Total

18

Semester Total

18

 

 

 

 

*Four Introductory in: Political Science, Sociology, Economics, Geography, or Anthropology


 

Currículo de Sociología

Table 3.

Standard and COR curricula Sociology majors:  Third and fourth years.

Standard Curricula

Credits

COR Curricula

Credits

Year 03

 

Year 03

 

August-December

 

August-December

 

Statistics

3

Statistics I

3

Introduction to Social Science (Economics, Political Science, Psychology or Geography)

9

Introduction to Social Science (Economics, Political Science, Psychology or Geography)

6

Anthropology of Culture

3

Anthropology of Culture

3

Elective in Sociology

3

Computers in Social Research

3

 

 

COR Research Practicum

0

 

 

COR Colloquium

0

 

 

COR Honors Res.Seminar

0

Semester Total

15

Semester Total

15

 

 

 

 

January-May

 

January-May

 

Sociological Theory

3

Sociological Theory

3

Techniques of Social Research

3

Techniques of Social Research

3

Elective in Social Science

3

Statistics II

3

Free Elective

3

Philosophy of Science

3

 

 

COR Research Practicum

3

 

 

COR Colloquium

0

 

 

COR Honors Res.Seminar

0

Semester Total

15

Semester Total

15

 

 

 

 

Summer Year 03-04

 

 

 

 

 

COR Research Practicum

6

 

 

Workshop Training for GRE

0

 

 

Workshop: Grad. School App.

0

Year 04

 

 

 

August-December

 

August-December

 

Social  and Cultural Change

3

Social  and Cultural Change

3

Elective in Sociology

6

Elective in Sociology

6

Elective in Sociology

3

Intro. Social Science

3

Free Elective

3

Free Elective

3

 

 

COR Research Practicum

0

 

 

COR Colloquium

0

 

 

COR Honors Thesis

3

Semester Total

15

Semester Total

18

 

 

 

 

January-May

 

January-May

 

Elective in Sociology

6

Elective in Sociology

6

Elective in Social Sciences

3

Elective in Social Sciences

6

Free Electives

3

Free Electives

3

 

 

COR Research Practicum

0

 

 

COR Colloquium

0

 

 

COR Honors Thesis

3

Semester Total

15

Semester Total

18

 

 

 

 

 

 

Currículo de Antropología

Table 4.

Standard and COR curricula Anthropology majors:  Third and fourth years.

Standard Curricula

Credits

COR Curricula

Credits

Year 03

 

Year 03

 

August-December

 

August-December

 

Intro. to: Political Science, Sociology, Economics, Geography, Psychology

9

Intro. to: Political Science, Sociology, Economics, Geography, Psychology

9

Elective in Social Science

3

Computers in Social Res.

3

Free Elective

3

Scientific Writing

3

 

 

COR Honors ResSeminar

3

 

 

COR Research Practicum

0

 

 

COR Colloquium

0

Semester Total

15

Semester Total

18

 

 

 

 

January-May

 

January-May

 

Physical Anthropology

3

Physical Anthropology

3

Ethnographic Methods

3

Ethnographic Methods

3

Social Organization

3

Social Organization

3

Electives in Social Science

6

Statistics I

3

 

 

COR Honors ResSeminar

3

 

 

COR Research Practicum

0

 

 

COR Colloquium

0

Semester Total

15

Semester Total

15

 

 

 

 

Summer Year 03-04

 

 

 

 

 

COR Research Practicum

6

 

 

Workshop Training for GRE

0

 

 

Workshop: Grad. School App.

0

 

 

 

 

Year 04

 

Year 04

 

August-December

 

August-December

 

Ethnographic Area

3

Ethnographic Area

3

Advn. Seminar in Anthropology

3

Advn. Seminar in Anthropology

3

Electives in Anthropology

6

Electives in Anthropology

6

Free Elective

3

Philosophy of Science

3

 

 

COR Research Practicum

0

 

 

COR Colloquium

0

 

 

COR Honors Thesis

3

Semester Total

15

Semester Total

18

 

 

 

 

January-May

 

January-May

 

Electives in Anthropology

6

Electives in Anthropology

6

Elective in Social Sciences

3

Electives in Social Sciences

6

Free Electives

6

Free Electives

3

 

 

COR Research Practicum

0

 

 

COR Colloquium

0

 

 

COR Honors Thesis

3

Semester Total

15

Semester Total

18

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Currículo de Biología

Table 5.

Standard and COR curricula for Biology majors:  Third and fourth years.

Standard Curricula

Credits

COR Curricula

Credits

Year 03

 

Year 03

 

August-December

 

August-December

 

General Physics I

3

General Physics I

3

General Physics Laboratory

1

General Physics Laboratory

1

General Chemistry

4

General Chemistry

4

General Biology I

3

General Biology I

3

General Calculus and Geometry

4

General Calculus and Geometry

4

 

 

COR Research Practicum

0

 

 

COR Colloquium

0

 

 

COR Honors Res.Seminar

3

Semester Total

15

Semester Total

18

 

 

 

 

January-May

 

January-May

 

General Physics II

3

General Physics II

3

General Physics Laboratory

1

General Physics Laboratory

1

General Chemistry II

3

General Chemistry II

3

General Biology II

4

General Biology II

4

Calculus for Biomedical Science

5

Calculus for Biomedical Science

5

Introduction to Statistics

3

Introduction to Statistics

3

 

 

COR Research Practicum

0

 

 

COR Colloquium

0

 

 

COR Honors Res.Seminar

3

Semester Total

19

Semester Total

22

 

 

 

 

Summer Year 03-04

 

 

 

 

 

COR Research Practicum

6

 

 

Workshop Training for GRE

0

 

 

Workshop: Grad. School App.

0

 

 

 

 

Year 04

 

Year 04

 

August-December

 

August-December

 

Organic Chemistry

4

Organic Chemistry

4

Specialty Biology Courses (Organic, Environ., Dev., Cell. & Mol., Genetics)

12

Specialty Biology Courses (Organic, Environ., Dev., Cell. & Mol., Genetics)

12

Elective in Biology

3

Scientific Writing

3

 

 

COR Research Practicum

0

 

 

COR Colloquium

0

 

 

COR Honors Thesis

3

Semester Total

19

Semester Total

22

 

 

 

 

January-May

 

January-May

 

Specialty Biology Courses

12

Specialty Biology Courses

4

Free Electives

7

Free Electives

7

 

 

Biochemistry

3

 

 

Biochemistry Laboratory

1

 

 

Honors Genetics Laboratory

1

 

 

COR Research Practicum

0

 

 

COR Colloquium

0

 

 

COR Honors Thesis

3

Semester Total

19

Semester Total

19