Academic Calendar - 2021

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2021

Western Main Campus

Faculty of Science - Biology

New First-Year Courses:
Admission requirements for this module may include courses that are no longer offered by Western (Main campus). Refer to New First-Year Courses for 2021-2022 Fall/Winter for details about new first-year (1000-1999 level) courses. Note: Updates to these admission requirements to follow Senate approval on June 11th, 2021.

Admission Requirements

Completion of first year requirements with no failures. Students must have an average of at least 70% in 3.0 principal courses, including:

Biology 1001A or Biology 1201A and Biology 1002B or Biology 1202B; Chemistry 1301A/B and Chemistry 1302A/B or the former Chemistry 1100A/B and the former Chemistry 1200B; plus 1.0 additional course, with no mark in any of these principal courses below 60%.

0.5 course from: Physics 1028A/B, Physics 1301A/B or Physics 1501A/B.

1.0 course from: Calculus 1000A/B or Calculus 1500A/B, Calculus 1301A/B or Calculus 1501A/B, Mathematics 1225A/B, Mathematics 1228A/B, Mathematics 1229A/B or Mathematics 1600A/B, Statistical Sciences 1024A/B, Applied Mathematics 1201A/B or the former Calculus 1100A/B, the former Linear Algebra 1600A/B. If not completed in first year, the Mathematics requirement must be completed by the end of second year.

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