Biology - Major (Science)

Enrolment in this program is limited to students who have completed 4.0 credits (including BIO152H5 and BIO153H5) and who have achieved a CGPA of at least 2.0. All students (including transfer students) must complete 4.0 UTM credits before requesting this program.

Note: CGPA for enrolment in this program is calculated based on a minimum of 4.0 credits completed at UTM with final percentage grades (i.e. CR/ NCR courses are not applicable).

8.0 credits are required including at least 2.0 credits at the 300/400 level.

  1. BIO152H5, BIO153H5; CHM110H5, CHM120H5; ( MAT132H5 and MAT134H5*) or ( MAT135H5 and MAT136H5) or ( MAT137H5 and MAT139H5) or MAT137Y5

    *Note: ( MAT132H5 and MAT134H5) for Life Sciences is highly recommended.

  2. BIO202H5, BIO203H5, BIO205H5, BIO206H5, BIO207H5, BIO259H5
  3. 2.0 credits in UTM Biology courses at the 300 or 400 level.
  • Completion of this program with the Biology for Health Sciences - Major or Biology - Minor programs will not satisfy the 12.0 distinct credit requirement for degree completion. Students should be aware of the distinct credit requirement for their degree (see section 8.6 - HBSc Degree Requirements for full details). Please choose programs accordingly.
  • PSL201Y1, offered on the St. George campus, will not meet the Physiology requirements for the Biology - Major program and cannot be used for this program.
  • Students may take no more than 2.0 credits combined in ROP, Internship Program, or Individual Project / Thesis courses at the 300/400-level for credit toward their Biology program.
  • Students must consult with the Undergraduate Advisor before enrolling in any St. George course that they wish to use for credit toward any Biology program.