Jan 17, 2019  
Undergraduate Calendar 2018-2019 
    
Undergraduate Calendar 2018-2019

Honours Biochemistry - Biomedical Research Specialization (B.Sc.)


Admission Note


PHYSICS 1A03  or 1C03  is required for admission.

Admission


Enrolment in this program is limited and possession of the published minimum requirements does not guarantee admission. Admission is by selection but requires, as a minimum, completion of any Level I program with a Grade Point Average of at least 5.0 including:

Program Notes


  1. There are Level II and III prerequisites for many Level III and IV courses. The prerequisites should be considered when choosing Level II and III courses.
  2. Completion of one of BIOCHEM 4F09 A/B , 4T15 A/B  or 4Z03  is required in Level IV.
  3. A ‘research intensive’ option, available to students registered in this Specialization, offers additional laboratory research experience through completion of BIOCHEM 3R06 A/B S  and 4T15 A/B . This option is intended for students planning to pursue graduate studies or a career in research and development. Enrolment in the courses is limited and admission is by selection.
  4. Both CHEMBIO 2A03  and 2P03  are highly recommended for students interested in pursuing an undergraduate thesis or graduate studies in biophysical chemistry.

Requirements


120 units total (Levels I to IV), of which no more than 48 units may be Level I

Level I: 30 Units


30 units


  • (See Admission above.)

Level II: 30 Units


Level III: 30 Units


15 units


from

  • the Biochemistry Course List (See Program Note 4 above.)

3-6 units


  • Electives

Level IV: 30 Units


9 units


from

  • the Biochemistry Course List (See Program Note 4 above.)

3-6 units


  • Electives