Registering for courses in the Integrative Biology theme

Theme requirements

All of the following (note a student will have completed 3 of these as part of the basic core requirements in Biological Sciences

  • BIOL 2200 The Invertebrates
  • BIOL 2210 The Chordates
  • BIOL 2240 The Non-Flowering plants
  • BIOL 2242 The Flowering Plants
  • MBIO 2100 General Microbiology A


18 credit hours of upper level (3000/4000) Biological Sciences Courses and 12 credit hours of upper level (3000/4000) Microbiology courses.

Note: A maximum of 15 credit hours of Biological Sciences and Microbiology courses at the 2000 level are permitted in years 3 and 4. For the Integrative Biology Theme only these 2000 level courses may be used towards the upper (3000/4000) level requirements in the degree.

Integrative Biology course chart

For Majors or Honours approval in this theme please contact the Associate Head (undergraduate programs: Dr. Mark Belmonte ) or the Chair o f the Integrative Biology theme (Dr. Kevin Scott ) .

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Important Dates

December 10 – December 21: Fall Term Exam Period

December 22 – January 2: Winter Holiday (University Closed)

Upcoming Seminars

General seminar: Adam Bewick: “Understanding epigenetics through the lens of molecular evolution” — Wednesday, December 12 at 10:30 a.m., 201 Biological Sciences Bldg..

General seminar: Edward Jenkins, M.Sc. Defense: “Seabird dietary niche dynamics during breeding in coastal Newfoundland” — Tuesday, December 18 at 10 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Saeedeh Bani, PhD Proposal: “"The development and maintenance of migratory timing programs in a songbird"” — Tuesday, December 18 at 2 p.m., 304 Biological Sciences.