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Program Name: Biology
Program Code: SCBSC-BIOL
Faculty: Science
Campuses: Campion
U of R
Degree: Bachelor Degree (4 Years)
Related Programs: Biochemistry
Health Studies
Medical Imaging
Medical Laboratory Science
Science (unsure of major)
Program Description

Environmental issues, the workings of the human body and photosynthesis are just a few of the areas you can explore in our biology program.

Our Department of Biology offers instruction by some of the best scientists in Canada and is recognized internationally as a leader in plant and animal science. Our graduate and undergraduate research is ranked in the top 1 percent of all plant and animal science departments in the world!

As a biology student you will design experiments and projects, conduct field and laboratory research and learn to think analytically and critically.

Sample Courses:
Food Microbiology, Population Genetics and Evolution, Animal Behaviour, Bacterial Genetics, Advanced Aquatic Ecology, Evolutionary Biology of Sex, Plant Physiology, Molecular Genetics.

Career Opportunities:
Graduates pursue careers as biochemists, biotechnologists, ecologists, forensic scientists, pollution control specialists, toxicologists and quality assurance officers.


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