Concentrations

The Department of Biology offers concentrations in Forest Biology, Marine Biology and Neuroscience.  After declaring one of these concentrations, students must complete the courses noted below within the Bachelor of Science, Major and Honours programs. The chosen concentration will appear on students’ transcripts.

Concentration in Forest Biology

The concentration will require a minimum of 7 courses, including a capstone research or field experience, as follows:

*Note: BIOL499B credit may be counted toward the Forest Biology Concentration only if the thesis topic is approved by the department.

Concentration in Marine Biology

The concentration will require a minimum of 7 courses as follows:

Note: Students may count only one of MRNE 400, 401, 402 in the Marine Biology Concentration.

Concentration in Neurobiology

The concentration will require a minimum of 8 courses as follows:

Note: BIOL 499B credit may be counted toward the Neurobiology Concentration only if the thesis topic is approved by the department

Recommended: BIOL 360, PSYC 345A, PSYC 451D.