Honours BSc in Biology with a Research Focus (120 units)

Academic year 2018-2019

 

Fall

Winter

1st year (30 units)

  • BIO1109 (register to this course if 4U Biology not completed)*
  • BIO1130
  • CHM1311 (or CHM1301 if 4U Chemistry not completed)
  • MAT1330
  • PHY1321 (or PHY1331 if 4U Physics not completed)
  • 3 course units in English (ENG) at the 1000 or 2000 level
  • BIO1140
  • CHM1321
  • GEO1111
  • MAT1332
  • 3 elective course units**

2nd year (30 units)

  • BIO2129
  • BIO2137
  • CHM2120
  • MAT2379
  • 3 elective course units**
  • BCH2333
  • BIO2133
  • BIO2135
  • 6 elective course units **

3rd year (30 units)

  • BIO30091
  • 3 optional course units in biology (BIO), biopharmaceutical science (BPS), environmental science (EVS), ITI1120, BCH3120, BCH3125, BCH3356, BCH4122, BCH4125 or BCH4188.
  • 3 optional course units in biology (BIO), biopharmaceutical science (BPS) or environmental science (EVS) at the 3000 or 4000 level, BCH3120, BCH3125, BCH3356, BCH4122, BCH4125 or BCH4188
  • 6 elective course units **
  • BIO30092
  • 6 optional course units in biology (BIO), biopharmaceutical science (BPS), environmental science (EVS), ITI1120, BCH3120, BCH3125, BCH3356, BCH4122, BCH4125 or BCH4188.
  • 3 optional course units in biology (BIO), biopharmaceutical science (BPS) or environmental science (EVS) at the 3000 or 4000 level, BCH3120, BCH3125, BCH3356, BCH4122, BCH4125 or BCH4188
  • 3 elective course units **

4th year (30 units)

  • BIO40091
  • BIO4920
  • BIO4158
  • 3 optional course units in biology (BIO), biopharmaceutical science (BPS) or environmental science (EVS) at the 3000 or 4000 level, BCH3120, BCH3125, BCH3356, BCH4122, BCH4125 or BCH4188
  • 3 elective course units **
  • BIO40092
  • BIO4921
  • 6 optional course units in biology (BIO), biopharmaceutical science (BPS) or environmental science (EVS) at the 3000 or 4000 level, BCH3120, BCH3125, BCH3356, BCH4122, BCH4125 or BCH4188
  • 3 elective course units **

 

Notes

* This course is beyond the requirements of the programs in science.
** Minimum of 9 units must be from the Faculty of Arts, Faculty of Education, Faculty of Law, Faculty of Social Sciences or the Telfer School of Management.

In addition to the regular honours with specialization program, three other honours with specialization options are available: 1) Cellular and Molecular Option; 2) Ecology, Evolution and Behavior Option; 3) Physiology Option. Please consult the relevant table for each of these options.

Co-operative education is not available with this program.
A minor may not be added to this program.
The extended French stream is available with this program.
The minimum CGPA required to be in good academic standing is 5.0

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