Bachelor of Health Sciences: program planning page


See notes section listed below the chart.

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Course Number 1 Credits   Course
     
Year 1
   
CHEM 1300 3 Chemistry: Structure & Modeling in Chemistry
CHEM 1310 3 Chemistry: An Introduction to Physical Chemistry
BIOL 1020 3 Biology 1 Principles and Themes
BIOL 1030 3 Biology 2 Biological Diversity, Function and Interaction
STAT 1000 3 Basic Statistical Analysis
PSYC 1200 6 Introduction to Psychology
BIOL 1410 3 Anatomy of the Human Body
BIOL 1412 3 Physiology of the Human Body
Free Elective2 3 Course Title:

Year 2

   
PHIL 1290  3 Critical Thinking
HMEC 2000 OR  3 Research Methods and Presentation
PSYC 2250  3 Introduction to Psychological Research
HNSC 1210  3 Nutrition for Health and Changing Lifestyles
FMLY 3780 OR  3 Introduction to Children & Families Development of Programs
FMLY 3790  3 Introduction to Children & Families Evaluation of Programs
ECON 1210  3 Introduction to Canadian Economic Issues and Policies
NATV 1220 OR  3 Native Peoples of Canada Part 1
NATV 1240  3 Native Peoples of Canada Part 2
HEAL 2600  3 Integration of Health Determinants of Individuals
Program Elective3  3 Course Title:
Program Elective3  3 Course Title:
Free Elective2  3 Course Title:

Year 3

   
PHIL 2740  3 *Ethics and Biomedicine
GEOG 4290  3 *Geographies of Health and Health Care
SOC 2490  3 *Sociology of Health and Illness
   *Choose any 6 cr. hours of 9 credit hours from the above
HMEC 3000  3 Introduction to Social Epidemiology
HEAL 3600  3 Integration of Health Determinants for Communities
GMGT 1010 OR  3 Business and Society
GMGT 2070  3 Organizational Behaviour
Program Elective3  3 Course Title:
Program Elective3  3 Course Title:
Program Elective3  3 Course Title:
Program Elective3  3 Course Title:
Program Elective3 3 Course Title:

Year 4

 3  
HEAL 4620  3 Health Sciences Capstone
HEAL 4600  3 Integration: Canada & World Focus
Program Elective3  3 Course Title:
Program Elective3  3 Course Title:
Program Elective3  3 Course Title:
Program Elective3  3 Course Title:
Program Elective3   Course Title:
Free Elective2  3 Course Title:
Free Elective2  3 Course Title:
Free Elective2  3 Course Title:

Notes:

1. Check and consult the University Calendar for former course numbers, other equivalents, and for prerequisites.

2. Free electives are the students’ choice. To graduate, the student must include: 15 credit hours of free electives. However, students may need to use a free elective as a prerequisite before completing a program elective.

For further information see the Academic Advisor.

To graduate, the student must include 36 credit hours of program electives from an approved list.

This includes:

Minimum Science courses: 21 from 36 credit hours
Minimum Social Science: 12 from 36 credit hours
Minimum 3000 & 4000 level courses: 24 from 36 credit hours

It is advisable to thoroughly plan your four year program and speak to a Academic Advisor for guidance in choosing courses.

Program electives should be planned strategically and upon entering the Interdisciplinary Health Program. Additional prerequisites may be required for higher level courses. The table below is for course planning.

36 Credit Hours of Program Electives: of which 24 credit hours must be from the 3000 or 4000 level

Example: 3 Credits (science course) _____MATH 3800___ - 3000/4000 Level

3 Credits (science course) ____________________________ - 3000/4000 Level

3 Credits (science course) ____________________________ - 3000/4000 Level

3 Credits (science course) ____________________________ - 3000/4000 Level

3 Credits (science course) ____________________________ - 3000/4000 Level

3 Credits (science course) ____________________________ - 3000/4000 Level

3 Credits (science course) ____________________________ - 3000/4000 Level

3 Credits (science course) ____________________________ - 3000/4000 Level

3 Credits (social science course) _______________________ - 3000/4000 Level

3 Credits (social science course) _______________________ - 3000/4000 Level

3 Credits (social science course) _______________________ - 3000/4000 Level

3 Credits (social science course) _______________________ - 3000/4000 Level

3 Credits (from either approved list)____________________ - 3000/4000 Level

Remaining electives from the Approved List (If required):

Completed Course Name Science/ Social Science

__________ ___________________

__________ ___________________

__________ ___________________

__________ ___________________

__________ ___________________


4. The Integration courses: HEAL 2600, HEAL 3600, & HEAL 4600 are offered in case-study format in years 2, 3 and 4.d

*In the event of discrepancies with this document and the General Calendar, the General Calendar will prevail.

*You must have the prerequisites for any course you take. We will not override prerequisites in order to allow you to progress more quickly.