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    Hofstra University
  Dec 15, 2017
2013 Summer Sessions Bulletin [ARCHIVED BULLETIN]

Pre-professional Studies

Premedical/Prehealth Studies Program

The Premedical/Prehealth Studies Program at Hofstra prepares students for graduate-level work in health profession schools, including medicine, dentistry, osteopathy, podiatry, veterinary medicine and optometry. Generally, health profession schools seek students with a broad educational background, a strong foundation in the natural sciences, highly developed communication skills, and a solid background in the social sciences and humanities. For more information call Prehealth Adviser Ellen C. Miller at 516-463-6770.

Hofstra offers the following courses during the summer sessions:

Biology BIO 011: (NS) Introductory Cell Biology and Genetics 
  BIO 012: (NS) Animal Form and Function 
  BIO 103: Human Anatomy and Physiology I 
  BIO 105: Human Anatomy and Physiology II 
Chemistry CHEM 003A: (NS) General Chemistry I  or
CHEM 004A: (NS) General Chemistry II 
  CHEM 003B: (NS) General Chemistry Laboratory I  or
CHEM 004B: (NS) General Chemistry Laboratory II 
Physics PHYS 001A: (NS) Elementary Physics  or
PHYS 002A: (NS) Elementary Physics 
  PHYS 001B: (NS) Elementary Physics Laboratory  or
PHYS 002B: (NS) Elementary Physics Laboratory 
  PHYS 011A: (NS) General Physics  or
PHYS 012A: (NS) General Physics 
  PHYS 011B: (NS) General Physics Laboratory   or
PHYS 012B: (NS) General Physics Laboratory 

Prelaw Program

The Prelaw Program at Hofstra is designed to provide students with the background and training needed for admission to law school. Students considering the legal profession as a career may be interested in these courses available over the summer in the following departments: Accounting; Economics; English; History; Legal Studies in Business; Philosophy; Political Science; Psychology; Sociology; Speech Communication, Rhetoric and Performance Studies.