September 1, 2012, admission will be discontinued. Students enrolled
prior to September 1, 2012 will be permitted to continue in the module
with the understanding that they must complete the requirements prior to August 31 , 2016; and, that effective September 1, 2016, this module
will be withdrawn.
Enrollment in this module is limited. Meeting the minimum requirements does not guarantee that students wishing to enter or progress in this module will be offered enrollment. This module is intended for students who wish to pursue graduate training in Physiology, Psychology or Neuroscience, and other related disciplines, and for students who prefer a more research-intensive approach to the study of Physiology and Psychology. This module can only be completed within a BSc (Hons) degree.
Completion of first-year requirements with no failures. Students must have an average of at least 70% on the following 5.0 principal courses, with no mark in these principal courses below 60%.
1.0 course: Biology 1001A
, or the former Biology 1222 or 1223.
1.0 course: Chemistry 1100A/B and 1200B, or the former Chemistry 1020, 1050, or 023.
1.0 course from: Calculus 1000A/B
or 1100A/B or 1500A/B
, Calculus 1301A/B
, Mathematics 1600A/B
or the former Linear Algebra 1600A/B, Mathematics 1225A/B
, Statistical Sciences 1024A/B
, Applied Mathematics 1201A/B
or the former Calculus 1201A/B, Applied Mathematics 1413
, or the former Mathematics 030.
1.0 course from: Psychology 1000
0.5 course from: Physics 1028A/B
0.5 course from: Physics 1029A/B
Notes for Admission Requirements:
1. Biology 1201A
with a mark of at least 70% may be used in place of Biology 1001A
, and Biology 1202B
with a mark of at least 70% may be used in place of Biology 1002B
2. The first-year Physics requirement may be delayed until Year 2. Either the former Physics 1020 or 1024 with a minimum mark of 60%, may be used in place of two half courses in Physics listed above.
0.5 course: Biochemistry 2280A.
0.5 course: Chemistry 2213A/B.
0.5 course from: Psychology 2220A/B, 2221A/B.
1.0 course: Psychology 2810.
1.0 course from: Biology 2290F/G, 2382B, 2581B.
2.0 courses: Physiology 3120, 3130Y and 3140A.
1.0 course in Psychology numbered 2400 through 2790.
1.0 course in Psychology numbered 3200 through 3290, or 4000 through 4290.
1.5 courses: Physiology 4980E (Thesis = 1.5 courses).
1.5 additional courses in Physiology at the 4000-level.
Notes for the Module:
1. An average of at least 70% in the previous year is required for registration in Physiology 3130Y and in this module.
2. For flexibility in selecting alternative modules, Chemistry 2223B is recommended as an option course.