The Minor in Health and Industry comprises four courses related to health and its applications to individuals, society or industries. This minor may help students acquire a deeper understanding of their personal health, the biological basis of health and disease, and the psychological contribution to physical well-being.
|Select four of the following (must be in addition to the NASC requirement in the general education core; at least one must be designated as NASE/C and one must be designated as PS):||12|
|Evolution, Human Genetics and Behavior|
|Elements of Living Systems|
|Chemistry of Sustainable Products|
|Experimental course in NS 1|
|Health of Nations: Anatomy and Function of Health Systems in the United States and Around the World|
|The Science and Business of Biotechnology|
|Human Nutrition: From Science to Life|
|Human Health and Disease in Today's World|
|Biology of Mind|
|Global Health Challenges|
|Experimental Course in NS 1|
|Pioneers in Psychology|
|Dynamics of Personality|
|Special Topics in Psychology 1|
|Nonverbal Behavior and Judging Others|
|Psychology of Self|
If the topic is appropriate
Policies Related to Minors
- Some major/minor combinations are prohibited. See the major/minor exclusions list for more information.
- Courses taken to fulfill a minor can be applied as business-related electives, arts and sciences electives, unrestricted electives, the humanities/social science elective or the mathematics/natural sciences elective.
- The electives guide defines all classes as either arts and sciences or business. Students are strongly encouraged to maintain an awareness of where courses taken for a minor apply to their degree requirements.
- Courses fulfilling General Education requirements (except the humanities/social science elective and the math/natural science elective) may not be applied to a minor.
- Courses used to fulfill the modern language requirement for BA students cannot be applied to a minor.
- Courses fulfilling Business Core requirements may not be applied to a minor (except for the Business Studies Minor).
- A course taken under the Pass/Fail/D policy may be applied to the minor.
- Major courses (including courses applied to the Liberal Studies Major or Business Studies Major) may not be applied to a minor.
- Students may apply only one course not taken at Bentley (from sources such as transfer, IB, AP, course away, non-Bentley study abroad program, etc.) to the minor.
- Students may only complete a maximum of two minors.
- Students must achieve a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.0 in the minor.