Completion of first-year requirements with no failures. Students must have an average of at least 70% in 3.0 principal courses, with a minimum of 60% in each of the 3.0 principal courses taken, including:
3.5 courses: Earth Sciences 2200A/B, 2206A/B, 2250Y, 2260A/B, 2265A/B, 2266F/G, 3314A/B.
1.0 course from: Earth Sciences 2240F/G, 2241A/B, 3340A/B, 3369A/B, 4400A/B, 4460A/B, 4461A/B, 4462A/B.
0.5 course: Biochemistry 2280A.
2.5 courses: Biology 2290F/G, 2382B, 2483A, 2486A, 2581B.
0.5 course from: Chemistry 2213A/B or Earth Sciences 2230A/B.
1.0 courses from: Biology 2240F/G, 2244A/B, 2471A/B, 2484A, 3404F/G, the former 2660A/B, 3651A/B, Microbiology and Immunology 2100A. Note: Biology 2244A/B is recommended.
1.0 or 1.5 courses from: Earth Sciences 4490E (1.0 course) or Biology 4999E (1.5 courses), with a mark of at least 70%.
Note: If Biology 4999E is chosen the module will consist of 10.5 courses.