Academic Calendar - 2019

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2019

Western Main Campus

Minor MINOR IN MEDICAL SCIENCES
Faculty of Science/Schulich School of Medicine & Dentistry; including BMSc and Neuroscience - Medical Sciences



A Minor in Medical Sciences may not be completed in a degree containing a module in Interdisciplinary Medical Science (IMS)

Admission Requirements


Completion of first-year requirements, including the following courses with a mark of at least 60% in each (full or half) course:

1.0 course: Biology 1001A and Biology 1002B.
1.0 course: Chemistry 1301A/B and Chemistry 1302A/B.

Note for Admission Requirements:

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.

Module/Program Information


Module
4.0 courses:

0.5 course: Biochemistry 2280A.
0.5 course: Chemistry 2213A/B.
1.0 course from: Biology 2290F/G, Biology 2382A/B, Biology 2581A/B.
2.0 courses from: Groups 1 and 2 (see below), with at least 1.0 course selected from Group 1 and no more than 1.5 courses from one subject area.

Group 1: Anatomy and Cell Biology 2200A/B, Anatomy and Cell Biology 3309, Biochemistry 3381A, Biochemistry 3382A, Biostatistics 3100A, Biostatistics 3110B, Epidemiology 2200A/B, Epidemiology 3200A, Medical Biophysics 3330F/G, Medical Biophysics 3336F/G, Medical Biophysics 3501A, Medical Biophysics 3503G, Medical Biophysics 3505F, Medical Biophysics 3507G, Microbiology and Immunology 2500A/B, Microbiology and Immunology 3100A, Microbiology and Immunology 3300B, Pathology 3500, Pharmacology 3620, Physiology 3120, Physiology 3140A, the former Pathology 3240A, the former Pathology 3245B.

Group 2: Anatomy and Cell Biology 3200A/B, Biochemistry 3385A, Biochemistry 3386B, Biochemistry 3390B, Epidemiology 3210B, Epidemiology 3315B, Epidemiology 3330F/G, Microbiology and Immunology 3500B, Pharmacology 2060A/B, the former Anatomy and Cell Biology 3319.

Notes:
1. See UNDERGRADUATE COURSE INFORMATION for the course requisites and the BMSc website for information about constraints (priority and restricted access) for all basic medical science courses.
2. A maximum of 0.5 course from Group 3 in the Honors Specialization in IMS may be used in place of a half course from Group 2 in the Minor in Medical Sciences.