Undergraduate Programs

Biological Sciences offers studies in a wide variety of areas leading to one of three possible degrees:

There are several common requirements in the Biological Sciences Program:

We offer specialization as well as flexibility in Biology, Botany, Ecology, Genetics and Zoology. Students in these programs can follow one or more of several themes (credited on their transcripts): * Biological Sciences Program Chart

The department of biological Sciences also offers a Majors and Honours program in Genetics (both with Co-op option)

There are many diverse career opportunities opened through by studies in Biological Sciences. Take a moment to explore your future in Biological Sciences .

A list of course for the current, and next semester can be found by following the Courses link on the navigation bar to the left. Before completing your registration, please consult the current academic calendar, which is the final authority for all registration issues.

Upcoming Seminars

General seminar: Angela Young, MSc Defense: “Anadromy versus non-anadromy in the Canadian Arctic: variation in the lake ecology and life history of two allopatric Arctic Charr (Salvelinus alpinus) populations in Cumberland Sound on South Baffin” — Thursday, November 22 at 1:30 p.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Dr. Peter Bubenik — Friday, November 23 at 3 p.m..

General seminar: Madiha Khan: “Dissecting the structure and dynamics of plant immunity networks” — Monday, November 26 at 2:30 p.m., 201 BSB.

General seminar: Dr. Christopher Lortie — Friday, November 30 at 3 p.m., 207 Buller.