Registration in the Honors Specialization module is limited and competitive, and requires registration in the BMSc Program. Meeting the minimum requirements does not guarantee enrollment – see BMSc Program for more detailed information.
Completion of first-year requirements (5.0 courses) with no failures. Students must have an average of at least 75% on the following 3.0 principal courses, with no mark below 60% in any of these (full or half) courses:
1.0 course: Biology 1001A* and Biology 1002B*, 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 or 1501A/B, Mathematics 1600A/B or the former Linear Algebra 1600A/B, Mathematics 1225A/B, 1228A/B, 1229A/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 in Physics must be completed by the end of Year 2. Whether taken in first or second year, a minimum mark of 60% must be achieved in each of two half courses in Physics (or in the former Physics 1020 or 1024), as follows:
0.5 course from: Physics 1028A/B, 1301A/B, 1501A/B
0.5 course from: Physics 1029A/B, 1302A/B, 1502A/B
* 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.Module
0.5 course: Biochemistry 2280A
1.0 course from: Biology 2290F/G, 2382B, 2581B
0.5 course: Chemistry 2213A/B
0.5 course from: Biology 2244A/B or Statistical Sciences 2244A/B, or the former Statistical Sciences 2122A/B
1.0 course: Pathology 3240A, 3245B
1.0 course: Computer Science 2120A/B, 2121A/B.
1.0 course: Computer Science 3120A/B, 3121A/B.
1.0 course from: Computer Science 3122A/B, 3375A/B, 4412A/B.
1.0 course: Physiology 3120.
1.0 course from: Anatomy and Cell Biology 3309, Anatomy and Cell Biology 3319, Biochemistry 3385A, Biochemistry 3386B, Epidemiology and Biostatistics 2200A/B or the former 3330B, Medical Biophysics 3503G, Microbiology and Immunology 2500A/B, Pharmacology 3620.
1.0 course: Medical Health Informatics 4100F or the former Pathology 4100F, Medical Health Informatics 4110G or the former Pathology 4110G
1.5 courses: Medical Health Informatics 4980E (Research Project = 1.5 courses).