1.5 Credits

Hours per week:
  • Lab: 11

A major field or laboratory research project in an area of biology individually supervised by a faculty member in Biology. The course involves guided independent research resulting in the submission of a thesis and the delivery of oral and posters presentations.

Additional Course Information
Prior completion of 15.0 credits in any Honours Biology, Applied Water Science or Environmental Science program; either BI196 or CH390 and/or permission of the department.
Students wishing to pursue a research thesis project must apply to the Biology Department (usually during the winter term prior to Year 4). Applicants should have a GPA of at least 7.00 and admission to the course will depend on the availability of supervisors. Students taking this course are required to attend all departmental seminars.