Office of the Registrar
Faculty of Science (2008/2009)
4 Joint Programs

The following joint programs are offered by Departments in the Faculty of Science, and the regulations for each program are joint Departmental Regulations. For convenience of reference the joint programs are listed below in alphabetical sequence: Joint Honours, Joint Majors, and Joint Options.

4.1 Biochemistry (Nutrition)/Psychology (Behavioural Neuroscience) Joint Honours

Note:

Students completing this program cannot receive credit for Psychology 2920.

The following courses (or equivalents) are required:

  1. Chemistry 1010 and 1011 (or 1050, 1051), Biology 1001 and 1002, Mathematics 1000, Physics 1020 or 1050, and 1021 (or 1051), English 1080 and 1110.

  2. Biochemistry 2100, 2101, 3106, 3200, 3201, 3202, 4002, 4300, 4301, 4502, Medicine 310A/B.

  3. Psychology 1000, 1001, 2520, 2570, 2910, 2911, 3800, 3801, 3900; two further courses in Psychology chosen from the following: 3050, 3100, 3250, 3350, 3450, 3620, 3650, 3750; two 4000 level courses in Psychology of which one must be a research experience course.

  4. Either Biochemistry 499A/B or Psychology 499A/B.

  5. Chemistry 2400, 2401 or Chemistry 2440.

  6. Other courses to complete at least the prescribed minimum of 120 credit hours in courses for the Joint Honours Degree.

Notes:

  1. In accordance with Clause 6.a. of the Regulations for the Honours Degree of Bachelor of Science, Honours candidates must obtain a grade of "B" or better, or an average of 75% or higher in all the required courses listed in Clauses 2., 3., and 4. above, except those at the 1000 level.

  2. Students in first year intending to follow this program should note the regulations as outlined for admission to Major programs in Psychology and that the deadline for submission of a completed application form to the Psychology Department is June 1 for the Fall semester and October 1 for the Winter semester.