Major In Anatomy & Cell Biology

(to be replaced by New Module - Major in Medical Cell Biology - starting September 2009)

Admission Requirements

Completion of first-year requirements, including the following 3.0 courses with a minimum of 65% in each:

1.0 course from: Biology 1222, 1223
1.0 course from: Chemistry 1050
1.0 course from: Calculus 1000A/B, 1201A/B, 1301A/B, 1501A/B, Linear Algebra 1600A/B, Mathematics 1228A/B, Statistical Sciences 1024A/B, Applied Mathematics 1413
1.0 course from: Physics 1020, 1024, 1028A/B and 1029A/B


6.0 courses:

0.5 course:    Biochemistry 2280A (Biochemistry and Molecular Biology)
0.5 course:    Chemistry 2213A/B (Organic Chemistry), and
1.0 course from:    Biology 2290F/G (Scientific Methods in Biology)
      Biology 2382B (Cell Biology)
      Biology 2581B (Genetics)
0.5 course from:    Biology 2244A/B (Analysis and Interpretation of Biological Data)
   OR Statistical Science 2122A/B (Methods of Statistical Analysis)
0.5 course:    Biology 3316A (Advanced Cell Biology)
0.5 course from:    Biology 2471A (Vertebrate Biology)
      Biology 2672B (Comparative Animal Physiology)
      Chemistry 2223B (Organic Chemistry of Biological Molecules)
2.5 courses:    Anatomy & Cell Biology 3309 (Mammalian Histology)
      Anatomy & Cell Biology 3319 (Systemic Human Anatomy)
      Anatomy & Cell Biology 4429A (Medical Cell Biology)


  • Enrolment in this module is limited. Meeting the minimum requirements does not guarantee that students wishing to transfer into this module will be offered enrolment

  • Enrolment in several 3000 and 4000 level courses require minimum averages in pre-requisite courses

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