Genetics combines the classical approaches of Mendelian genetics and cyto-genetics with the recently developed discipline of molecular genetics. Very much a practical science, it also has a complex and interesting theoretical foundation.
- Bachelor of Arts and Science (BASc)
- Bachelor of Science (BSc)
- Bachelor of Science with Honours (BSc(Hons))
- Diploma for Graduates (DipGrad)
- Postgraduate Diploma in Science (PGDipSci)
- Master of Science (MSc)
See the full list of Genetics (GENE) papers.
Bachelor of Science (BSc) majoring in Genetics
CELS 191 Cell and Molecular Biology
CHEM 191 The Chemical Basis of Biology and Human Health
GENE 221 Molecular and Microbial Genetics
GENE 222 Genes, Chromosomes and Populations
GENE 223 Developmental and Applied Genetics
With approval from the Programme Director, other papers relevant to Genetics may be substituted for one 200-level paper and one 300-level paper.
162 further points, must include 54 points at 200-level or above. Up to 90 points may be taken from outside Science.
Bachelor of Science with Honours (BSc(Hons)) in Genetics
Prerequisites: At least five of:
With Programme Director approval, one of the papers listed above may be replaced by another 300-level paper.
Postgraduate Diploma in Science (PGDipSci) in Genetics
Note: With approval from the Programme DIrector another 400-level paper may be substituted for one of the papers listed above
Master of Science (MSc) in Genetics
|Papers and Thesis|
Minor Subject Requirements
Genetics as a minor subject for a BA, MusB, BPA, BTheol, BSc, BAppSc, BCom, BHealSc, or BASc degree
Available as a minor subject for a Bachelor of Arts (BA), Bachelor of Music (MusB), Bachelor of Performing Arts (BPA), Bachelor of Theology (BTheol), Bachelor of Science (BSc), Bachelor of Applied Science (BAppSc), Bachelor of Commerce (BCom), Bachelor of Health Science (BHealSc), or Bachelor of Arts and Science (BASc) degree
|100-level||CELS 191 Cell and Molecular Biology||18|
|300-level||Two of: |
GENE 312 Evolutionary Genetics
GENE 313 Medical Genetics
GENE 314 Developmental Genetics
GENE 315 Genomes
Prerequisites for GENE 221 include CHEM 191