Academic Calendar - 2021 ARCHIVE

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2021ARCHIVE

Western Main Campus

Faculty of Science - Biology

Admission Requirements

Completion of first year requirements, including Biology 1001A or Biology 1201A and Biology 1002B or Biology 1202B with a mark of at least 60% in each.
0.5 course from: Physics 1201A/B, Physics 1401A/B, Physics 1501A/B; the former Physics 1028A/B, the former Physics 1301A/B.
1.0 course from: Calculus 1000A/B, or Calculus 1500A/B, Calculus 1301A/B or Calculus 1501A/B, Mathematics 1225A/B, Mathematics 1228A/B, Mathematics 1229A/B or Mathematics 1600A/B, Applied Mathematics 1201A/B, Numerical and Mathematical Methods 1411A/B, Numerical and Mathematical Methods 1412A/B, Numerical and Mathematical Methods 1414A/B; the former Applied Mathematics 1411A/B, the former Applied Mathematics 1412A/B, the former Applied Mathematics 1414A/B, the former Applied Mathematics 1413. If not completed in Year 1, the Mathematics requirement must be completed by the end of Year 2.   
Highly recommended: Environmental Science 1021F/G.
Note: Physics 1101A/B with a minimum mark of 80% can be used to replace Physics 1201A/B.

Module/Program Information

6.0 courses:

2.0 courses: Biology 2290F/G, Biology 2483A/B, Biology 2485A/B, Biology 3484A/B, Biology 4218A/B.
0.5 course from: Biology 2244A/B, Statistical Sciences 2244A/B.
1.0 courses from: Biology 3442F/G, Chemistry 2210A/B, Environmental Science 3300F/G.
1.0 courses from: Biology 4223F/G, Geography 2133A/B, Microbiology and Immunology 2500A/B, Microbiology and Immunology 3500B.
0.5 course from: Geography 2430A/B, Geography 3431A/B, Pathology 3500*, Pathology 4400A/B, Sociology 2246A/B, the former Biology 4243F/G.
1.0 course: Biology 4230A/B, Biology 4405A/B.

*If students take Pathology 3500, the module becomes 6.5 courses.

Note: At least 3.5 courses taken in the module must be from the Faculty of Science.