Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2012/2013
Canadian Excellence

Honours BSc Biology with Environmental Science Option

The requirements are the same as stated for the Honours BSc Biology program with the following modifications:

  1. The senior credits in Biology must include at least 2.0 credits from: BI300, BI301, BI302, BI309, BI367, BI374, BI390, BI391, BI392, BI400, BI405, BI436, BI439, BI449, BI458, BI464, BI468, BI475, BI488.
  2. Electives must include at least 1.0 credit from:
    CH233, CH234, CH240, CH261, CH262, CH360, CH419, CH445.
  3. Electives must include either GG281 or GG282, and a minimum of a 0.5-credit Physical Geography course at the 300 or 400 level.


  1. Students in the Honours BSc Biology with Environmental Science Option are advised to take
    CH110, CH111, and either GG101 or both GL101 and GL102 in Year 1.
  2. Only the courses specified above can be used to satisfy the requirements of the Honours Biology with Environmental Science Option.
  3. For graduation, students must obtain a GPA of at least 6.00 on all Environmental Science Option courses.