Last updated: April 7, 2008 @ 09:00AM

Health Sciences

This program is offered through the Department of Community Health Sciences

Anthony F. Bogaert

Undergraduate Adviser
Fern MacLeod

General Information

Administrative Assistant
Joanne Boucher

905-688-5550, extension 4228
Academic South 329

The BSc Honours in Health Sciences prepares students for careers in health professions with a bio-science perspective. This pre-health professional degree program allows students to meet the requirements of postgraduate degree programs in medicine and the allied health professions.

Program Notes
  1. To proceed to year 2, students must achieve a minimum 70 percent major average with a minimum grade of 60 percent in CHSC 1F90 and MATH 1P98.
  2. The following courses are available for science credits: CHSC 2F95, 2P09, 3P09, 3P19, 3P51, 3P90, 3P97, 4P07, 4P19, 4P95.
  3. The following courses are not available for science credit: ASTR 1F00, BIOL 1F25, CHEM 1P00, ERSC 1F90, 1P92, 1P93, PHYS 1P21, 1P22, SCIE 1F30.
  4. In all 20 credit degree programs, at least 12 credits must be numbered 2(alpha)00 or above and of these, three must be numbered 3(alpha)90 or above. In all 15 credit degree programs, at least seven credits must be numbered 2(alpha)00 or above, three of which must be numbered 2(alpha)90 or above.

Honours Program (only)

Year 1
·   CHSC 1F90
·   BIOL 1F90
·   CHEM 1F92
·   MATH 1P98
·   one Humanities context credit (ENGL 1F95 recommended)
·   one-half elective credit
Year 2
·   CHSC 2F95, 2P07, 2P09 and 2P27
·   BIOL 2P97
·   one Science elective credit numbered 2(alpha)00-2(alpha)99
·   one elective credit
Year 3
·   CHSC 2P21, 3P09, 3P07, 3P19 and 3P97
·   one CHSC credit
·   one and one-half Science elective credits (see program notes 2 and 3)
Year 4
·   CHSC 4P50, 4P95 and 4P99
·   one CHSC credit numbered 3(alpha)90 or above
·   one and one-half credits from Science courses numbered 2(alpha)90 or above (see program note 2)
·   one elective credit

Description of Courses

See relevant calendar entry for course descriptions.