Graduate Courses

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2022 - 2023 Graduate Courses Offered

Fall 2022 Half Courses - Note: Unless otherwise noted, all 2022-2023 graduate courses will be offered in person and are equivalent to 0.5 credits each. Course registration starts Tuesday August 2, 2022.

Fall 2022 Graduate Half Courses
Course Number Title
Instructor Notes Format
Biology 9443A Fundamentals of Soil Ecology
Lindo Maximum Enrollmnt:15 In-person
Biology 9340A Biological Circuit Design Karagiannis Maximum Enrollment: 20 In-person
Biology 9420A Environmental Toxicology Macfie Maximum Enrollment:10 In-person
Biology 9915A Analytical Methods & Study Design Morbey Maximum Enrollment: 15 In-person

Winter 2023 Half Courses

Winter 2022 Graduate Half Courses
Course Number Title
Instructor Notes Format
Biology 9419B Global Change Biology Henry Maximum Enrollment:12 TBD
Biology 9960B(draft) Analysis of Small Molecules Bernards Maximum Enrollment: 16 In-person
Biology 9919B Applied Bioinformatics Tai/Poon/Castellani Maximum Enrollment: 10 (tied to Pathology 9577B) In-person

Course Registration

All graduate students register for Biology graduate courses through the Student Centre.;

Although paperwork will not be required for students enrolling in Biology graduate courses for credit, students who wish to audit Biology graduate courses, take or audit undergraduate courses (approved by their supervisor(s) and advisors in writing) or take or audit out of program courses, will still be required to submit the appropriate paper forms as noted below. This includes enrollment in the collaborative programs Environment & Sustainability and Developmental Biology. 

For additional information on course enrollment, please see the SGPS website.

For registration in out-of-program courses, please use the Biology form linked here.

Course Enrolment Forms and Deadlines

Deadlines for the submission of paper enrollment forms to BGS 2025 for the winter 2022 term are as noted below:

  • For all undergraduate course forms, the deadline is Wednesday, September 14th at 4:00PM
  • For all graduate course forms, the deadline is Tuesday, September 27th at 4:00PM

Interested in more Biology? Check out the seminars we host:

Friday Philosophicals

A weekly seminar series run by the Ecology & Evolution group, allowing graduate students and others to present their research in a collegial environment.

Thursday Physiologicals

Compulsory Participation

This seminar series allows communication of proposed research or recent results to the P&B graduate group.

Cells and Molecular Biology Series

Offers an opportunity for graduate students to communicate their research and research findings