This module leads to a Bachelor of Medical Sciences (BMSc) degree. See BACHELOR OF MEDICAL SCIENCES (BMSc) PROGRAM for more information.
Students entering Year 2 in September 2013 should see the Admission Requirements in the 2012/13 Academic Calendar.
Students will not be admitted to Year 2 of the Specialization module beginning in September, 2014.
Admission Requirements, effective September 1, 2015 (for students admitted to Year 1 in September, 2013):
Admission to this Specialization module occurs in Year 3 and requires admission to Year 3 of the Bachelor of Medical Sciences (BMSc) Program. Students will usually complete the MEDICAL SCIENCES FIRST ENTRY PROGRAM (Medical Sciences 1 and 2) prior to admission to the Specialization module.
The 1000-level half courses listed below must each be completed with a mark of at least 60%:
1.0 course: Biology 1001A* and Biology 1002B** Biology 1201A with a mark of at least 70% may be used in place of Biology 1001A, and Biology 1202B with a mark of at least 70% may be used in place of Biology 1002B.
1.0 course: Chemistry 1301A/B and 1302A/B
0.5 course from: Calculus 1000A/B or 1100A/B or 1500A/B
0.5 course from: Calculus 1301A/B or 1501A/B, Mathematics 1600A/B, Applied Mathematics 1201A/B.
0.5 course from: Physics 1028A/B, 1301A/B, 1501A/B
0.5 course from: Physics 1029A/B, 1302A/B, 1502A/B.
The courses below must be completed with a minimum mark of 60% in each (unless otherwise indicated) prior to admission to the Specialization module in Year 3. These courses will also be used towards the Module requirements. See ADMISSION TO THE BACHELOR OF MEDICAL SCIENCES (BMSc) PROGRAM and MODULES OFFERED IN THE BMSc PROGRAM for additional requirements (averages, course load, etc.).
0.5 course: Biochemistry 2280A with a mark of at least 65%Module
0.5 course: Biology 2581B
0.5 course from: Biology 2244A/B or Statistical Sciences 2244A/B.
0.5 course from: Chemistry 2213A/B with a mark of at least 65% or Chemistry 2273A
0.5 course from: Chemistry 2223B with a mark of at least 65% or Chemistry 2283G
1.0 course from: Biology 2290F/G, 2382B, Chemistry 2211A/B, 2214A/B, 2374A, 2384B
0.5 course: Biochemistry 2280A.
0.5 course: Biology 2581B.
0.5 course from: Biology 2244A/B or Statistical Sciences 2244A/B, or the former Statistical Sciences 2122A/B.
0.5 course from: Chemistry 2213A/B or 2273A.
0.5 course from: Chemistry 2223B or 2283G.
1.0 course from: Biology 2290F/G, 2382B, Chemistry 2211A/B, 2214A/B, 2374A or the former 2274A, Chemistry 2384B or the former 2284B.
1.5 courses: Biochemistry 3380G, 3381A and 3382B.
0.5 course at the 2000- or 3000- level (with a lab component) from: Microbiology and Immunology 2100A, Medical Biophysics 3330F/G or from the Department of Biology or Chemistry.
1.0 course: Biochemistry 4410A, 4420A or the former 4420B.
2.5 courses from: Biochemistry 3385A, 3386B, and courses in Biochemistry at the 4000-level (with the exception of Biochemistry 4483E, 4485E and 4999E).