Biology Major (Science Program) - ASMAJ2364

Enrolment Requirements

This is an open enrolment program. A student who has completed 4.0 credits may enrol in the program.

Completion Requirements

The Biology Specialist, Major, and Minor programs are administered through the Department of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology. Contact: undergrad.eeb@utoronto.ca

(8.0 credits including at least 1.5 credits at the 300+ level and 0.5 credit at the 400 level)

First Year (2.0 credits): BIO120H1; BIO130H1; ( CHM135H1, CHM136H1)/ CHM151Y1

Higher Years:

1. 2.5 credits: BIO220H1; BIO230H1/​ BIO255H1; BIO251H1; BIO270H1/​ PSL300H1; BIO260H1/​ HMB265H1

2. 1.5 credits from: BCH; BIO; CJH332H1; CSB (excluding CSB196H1, CSB197H1, CSB198H1, CSB199H1, CSB201H1, CSB202H1); EEB (excluding EEB197H1, EEB198H1, EEB199H1, EEB202H1, EEB208H1, EEB214H1, EEB215H1); EHJ352H1; ENV234H1, ENV334H1; IMM250H1; JHE353H1, JHE355H1; MGY200H1, MGY277H1; NFS284H1; PSY397H1, PSY497H1

3. 1.5 credits at 300+ level from: ANA; ANT333Y1, ANT338H1, ANT430H1, ANT436H1; BCH; CJH332H1; CSB; EEB; EHJ352H1; ENV334H1, ENV432H1; HMB; IMM; JHE353H1, JHE355H1; MGY; NUS; PCL; PSL; PSY397H1, PSY497H1

4. 0.5 credit at 400-level from: CSB; EEB; ENV432H1

NOTE: Students who wish to focus on either plant or microbial biology, or animal biology should take courses in 2., 3., and 4. that concentrate in these subject areas (as listed below).

CSB and EEB courses in plant or microbial biology: CSB340H1, CSB350H1, CSB351Y1, CSB353H1, CSB450H1, CSB451H1, CSB452H1, CSB454H1, CSB459H1, CSB460H1, CSB475H1; EEB268H1, EEB328H1, EEB331H1, EEB340H1, EEB405H0, EEB405H1, EEB428H1, EEB440H1

CSB and EEB courses in animal biology: BIO271H1/​ PSL301H1; CJH332H1; CSB325H1, CSB327H1, CSB328H1, CSB329H1, CSB330H1, CSB331H1, CSB343H1, CSB346H1, CSB348H1, CSB426H1, CSB427H1, CSB428H1, CSB429H1, CSB430H1, CSB431H1, CSB432H1, CSB435H1, CSB445H1, CSB447H1, CSB483H1; EEB263H1, EEB266H1, EEB267H1, EEB322H1, EEB380H1, EEB382H1, EEB384H1, EEB386H1, EEB388H1, EEB390H1, EEB440H1; EHJ352H1. ( BIO271H1/​ PSL301H1 is highly recommended for students concentrating in animal biology and is a prerequisite for 300+ level CSB courses in physiology.)