Faculty of Science

Welcome to Science at Western

We strongly recomend that you come to Summer Academic Orientation (or arrange for a phone appointment).  See the SAO web site for information on how to book your spot. 

Here are some resources to help you with your course selection in advance of your SAO appointment - or afterwards if you needed additional time to reflect on the advice given by your faculty or SAO advisor:

First-year course requirements for all areas of study within Science and the Basic Medical Sciences

Biological Sciences (Animal Behaviour, Biology, Environmental Science, Genetics)

Mathematical and Computational Sciences (Actuarial Science, Applied Mathematics, Computer Science, Mathematics, Statistics)

Medical Sciences First Entry and Neuroscience

Physical Sciences (Astrophysics, Chemistry, Earth Sciences, Physics)

High School requirements for first year courses in Science (Ontario Grade 12 courses)

Frequently Asked Questions about First-Year Course Selection

Mathematics Requirements for Programs in Science

Choosing first-year Physics Courses (see second page of this document)

Using Advanced Standing Credits (International Baccelaureate or Advanced Placement courses)

For Medical Sciences First Entry

For Science and Biological Sciences programs

See you in September!