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Programs & Courses

Chemistry and Biology undergraduate students in lab for the program course.

The Department of Chemistry and Biology offers three undergraduate programs: Biology, Biomedical Sciences, and Chemistry.

Each one is designed to provide . Each one is designed to provide students with a combination of knowledge and skills. You’ll gain a solid theoretical foundation in science along with hands-on technical skills. Successful graduates finish with an Honours Bachelor of Science degree.

Quick Facts

  • Degree earned: BSc (Hons)
  • Program Length: Four years, full time
  • Curriculum Options:
    • Biology: Regular program, Biophysics option, Bioinformatics and Computational Biology option or Environmental Biology option
    • Chemistry: Regular program or Applied Physics option
    • Biomedical Sciences: Regular program only
  • Optional Co-op: Available in all programs. Adds one extra year, totalling five years.
  • Optional Specialization in Management Sciences: Available in all programs
  • Minors: All programs allow room for an optional secondary area of study