4-year Double Major Degree in Biology and another Science Discipline

A 4-year Double Major Degree in Biology and another Science Discipline requires:

 1.  Core Courses – 18 credits

2.  Biology Major – 54 credits

3.  Area of Second Major – 36 credits

  •  All from one science other than Biology (CHEM, GEOL, MATH, MSIT, NUTR, PHYS, or PSYC). If Math, then 6 credits of MATH in the core will be replaced by 6 credits of science electives.

*Must include at least 9 credits above the 2000 level, with at least 3 of these at the 4000 level.

4.  Free electives – 12 credits

5.  An average of 65% in courses in area of first major in last three years of program.

6.  An average of 60% in courses in area of second major in last three years of program

7.  An average of 60% over the entire 120 credit program.

8.  3 credits of Organic Chemistry must be included in one of the following categories:  area of second major or free electives.

9.  3 credits of Statistics (one of MATH1109MATH2106, or PSYC2101) must be included.

A degree with honours in the area of the first major and major in the area of the second major may be awarded where the additional requirements for the 4-year BSc degree with honours have been met.


Degree Worksheet

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