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.

Important Dates

July 1: Canada Day (University Closed)

July 2: Canada Day observed (University Closed)

Upcoming Seminars

General seminar: Amber Hiebert, MSc. Defense: “Lake Sturgeon (Acipenser fulvescens) Myotome Development: The Proliferation of Satellite Cells in the Developing Sturgeon” — Tuesday, June 26 at 1 p.m., 304 Biological Sciences.

General seminar: Madison Earhart, MSc Defense: “The development of the stress response in larval Lake Sturgeon, Acipenser fulvescens” — Thursday, June 28 at 10 a.m., 304 Biological Sciences.