Office of the Registrar
Faculty of Science (2013/2014)
4 Joint Programs

Course descriptions are found at the end of the Faculty of Science section under Course Descriptions.

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 Joint Honours

A student who wishes to be admitted to any of the Honours programs must submit an "Application for Admission to Honours Program Faculties of Arts or Science". This form is available at www.mun.ca/regoff/Application_for_Admission_to_Honours.pdf.

4.1.1 Applied Mathematics and Chemistry Joint Honours (B.Sc. Only)

The following courses are required:

  1. English 1080 and English 1110 (or equivalent).

  2. A computing course. Computer Science 1510 is recommended.

  3. Biochemistry 2101.

  4. Physics 1050 (or 1020) and 1051.

  5. Mathematics 1000, 1001, 2000, 2050, 2051, 2130, 2260 (or 3260), 3000, 3001, 3132, 3161, 3202, 3210, 4160.

  6. Chemistry 1050 and 1051 (or 1010, 1011 and 1031), 2100, 2210, 2301, 2302, 2400, 2401, 3110, 3210 or 3211, 3303, 3500.

  7. Six additional credit hours chosen from courses numbered 3000 or higher that are offered by the Department of Chemistry.

  8. Mathematics 419A/B or Chemistry 490A/B.

  9. A sufficient number of elective courses to bring the degree up to a total of 120 credit hours.

4.1.2 Applied Mathematics and Physics Joint Honours

The following courses are required:

  1. English 1080 and English 1110 (or equivalent).

  2. A computing course. Computer Science 1510 is recommended.

  3. Six credit hours in a science other than Mathematics or Physics (if Computer Science is chosen then Computer Science 1510 may be counted as three of these hours).

  4. Mathematics 1000, 1001, 2000, 2050, 2051, 2260 (or 3260), 3000, 3001, 3132, 3202, 3210,.

  5. At least one of Mathematics 2130 or Mathematics 2320.

  6. Physics 1050 (or 1020), 1051, 2053, 2055, 2750 (or 2056), 2820, 3220, 3230, 3400, 3500, 3750.

  7. Three additional credit hours chosen from courses numbered 3000 or higher that are offered by the Department of Physics and Physical Oceanography.

  8. Mathematics 3161 and Mathematics 4160, or Physics 3820 and Physics 4820.

  9. Physics 490A/B or Mathematics 419A/B.

  10. Twelve additional credit hours chosen from courses numbered 4000 or higher that are offered by the Department of Mathematics and Statistics or the Department of Physics and Physical Oceanography. At least 3 credit hours must be selected in each of Applied Mathematics and Physics.

  11. A sufficient number of elective courses to bring the degree to a total of 120 credit hours.

The topic for the Honours project or thesis, Mathematics 419A/B or Physics 490A/B must be chosen with the prior approval of both departments.

4.1.3 Biochemistry and Cell Biology Joint Honours

Students must have at least an overall average of 65% in English 1080 and 1110 (or equivalent), Mathematics 1000 and 1001, Biology 1001 and 1002, Chemistry 1050 and 1051 (or equivalent), Physics 1050 (or 1020) and 1051.

The following courses, including prerequisites where applicable, will be required.

  1. Biochemistry 2101, 3105, 3106, 3107, 3108, either 4210 or 4211, 12 credit hours chosen from 4002, 4101, 4102, 4103, 4104, 4105, 4200, 4201, 4230-4249.

  2. Biology 2060, 2250, 2600, 2900, 3050 and 9 credit hours chosen from 3500, 3530, 3620, 4000, 4200, 4241. In addition, further Biology courses at the 2000, 3000, or 4000 level must be selected by the student to make up a minimum of 42 credit hours in Biology including Biology 1001 and 1002 but not including Biology 499A or 499B.

  3. Either Medicine 310A/B, or Biology 3401 plus one of Biology 3402, 4245 or 4404.

  4. Chemistry 2100, 2300 or 2301, 2400, 2401; either 3410 or 3411.

  5. Statistics 2550 or equivalent.

  6. An Honours Dissertation (Biology 499A/499B or Biochemistry 499A/499B).

  7. Other courses to complete the prescribed minimum of 135 credit hours in courses for the Joint Honours Degree.

Note:

Students may count only one of the two courses, Biochemistry 4105 or Biology 4200, for credit in this program.

The topic of the Honours dissertation must be chosen with the approval of both Departments. A faculty member of either Department may act as supervisor.

Seventy-eight credit hours in Biology, Biochemistry and Chemistry courses beyond the first-year level from those listed in the program shall contribute to those in which a grade of "B" or an average of 75 or higher is required. Medicine 310A/B counts as Biochemistry for these seventy-eight credit hours.

4.1.4 Biochemistry and Chemistry Joint Honours

The following courses (or their equivalents) are required:

  1. Chemistry 1050 and 1051 (or Chemistry 1010, 1011 and 1031) or their equivalents, Mathematics 1000 and 1001, Physics 1050 and 1051, 6 credit hours in first year English courses. Biology 1001 and 1002 are highly recommended.

  2. Mathematics 2000 and 2050.

  3. Chemistry 2100, 2210, 2300 or 2301, 2302, 2400, 2401, 3110, 3211, 3303, 3410, 3411, 3500, and 6 further credit hours in Chemistry courses at the 4000 level.

  4. Biochemistry 2100, 2101, 3105, 3106, 3107, 3108, Medicine 310A/B, either Biochemistry 4210 or 4211, 9 credit hours chosen from Biochemistry 4002, 4101, 4102, 4103, 4104, 4105, 4200, 4201, 4220, 4230-4249.

    Note:

    Only one of Biochemistry 4105, 4220 may be chosen.

  5. Either Chemistry 490A/B or Biochemistry 499A/B.

  6. Other courses to complete the prescribed minimum of 135 credit hours in courses for the Joint Honours Degree. Physics 2820 and/or Physics 2750 are recommended.

4.1.5 Biochemistry and Physics Joint Honours

The following courses are required:

  1. English 1080 and 1110 (or equivalent), Chemistry 1050 and 1051 (or Chemistry 1010, 1011, and 1031), Mathematics 1000 and 1001, Physics 1050 (or 1020) and 1051

  2. Chemistry 2400, 2401.

  3. Chemistry 2300 or 2301, or Physics 2053

  4. Mathematics 2000, 2050, 2260 (or 3260), either Mathematics 3202 or Physics 3810.

  5. Biochemistry 2100, 2101, 3105, 3106, 3107, 3108, Medicine 310A/B; plus 9 credit hours in courses to be selected from Biochemistry 4002, 4101, 4102, 4103, 4104, 4200, 4201, and 4230-4249; plus a 3 credit hour course to be selected from Biochemistry 4210 or 4211.

  6. Physics 2055, 2750 or 2056, 2820, 3220, 3400, 3500, 3750, 3820, 3900, 4820; plus one 4000 level Physics course.

  7. One course to be selected from Physics 3150, 3300, 3751, 4400. Physics 3751 is recommended.

  8. Either Physics 490A/B or Biochemistry 499A/B.

  9. Other courses to complete the prescribed minimum of 135 credit hours in courses for the Joint Honours degree.

4.1.6 Biochemistry and Psychology (Behavioural Neuroscience) Joint Honours

Note:

Students completing this program cannot receive credit for Psychology 2920.

The following courses (or equivalent) are required to complete the 120 credit hours in courses required for the degree:

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

  2. Biochemistry 2100, 2101, 3105, 3106, 3107, 3108, Medicine 310A/B, either 4210 or 4211, 9 credit hours chosen from Biochemistry 4002, 4101, 4102, 4103, 4104, 4105, 4200, 4201, 4220, 4230-4249.

    Note:

    Only one of 4105 and 4220 may be chosen.

  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 2300 or 2301, 2400, 2401.

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 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.

4.1.7 Biochemistry (Nutrition) and Psychology (Behavioural Neuroscience) Joint Honours

Note:

Students completing this program cannot receive credit for Psychology 2920.

The following courses (or equivalent) 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, 2600, 3106, 3203, 4002, 4300, 4301, 4502, Medicine 310A/B; one course chosen from: Biochemistry 3105, 3107, 3108, 3202, 3402, 3600, 4101, 4103, 4104, 4105, 4200, 4201, 4210, 4211, 4220, 4230-4249, Biology 3050.

  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.

4.1.8 Biology and Earth Sciences Joint Honours

The following courses, including prerequisites where applicable, will be required:

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

  2. Chemistry 2440, Biochemistry 2101, Biochemistry 3106, one of Statistics 2550 or 2560.

  3. Biology 2060, 2250, 2600, 2900, one of 3401, 3402, 4245 or 4404; plus Biology 3710, 3711, and 4505. In addition, further Biology courses at the 2000, 3000, or 4000 level must be selected by the student in consultation with the supervisor to make up a minimum of 42 credit hours in Biology not including Biology 499A or 499B.

  4. Earth Sciences 2030, 2031, 2502, 2905; plus a minimum of 24 credit hours in other Earth Science courses from 2000 to 4000 level, at least 3 credit hours of which must be at 4000 level. Earth Sciences 2150, 2914, 2915, 2916, 2917, 2918, 4310, and 4950 cannot be used to fulfill this requirement. Career-related streams outlined in the departmental Student Handbook should be used as a guide to course selection so as to achieve a concentration in one facet of Earth Sciences.

  5. An Honours dissertation (Biology 499A/B or Earth Sciences 499A/B). The topic of the Honours dissertation must be chosen with the approval of both Department Heads. A faculty member of either Department may act as supervisor.

  6. Other courses to complete the prescribed minimum of 135 credit hours in courses for the Honours degree, with at least 84 credit hours in courses in Biology and Earth Sciences combined.

Any change in the program of study must have the prior approval of the Heads of the two Departments concerned.

4.1.9 Biology and Psychology Joint Honours

Note:

Students completing this program cannot receive credit for Psychology 2920.

The following forty courses (or equivalent) are required:

  1. Biology 1001, 1002, 2060, 2250, 2600, 2900; one of 3401, 3402, 4245, 4404; four Biology electives at the 2000, 3000 or 4000 level not including Biology 499A or 499B.

  2. Psychology 1000, 1001, 2520, 2570, 2910, 2911, 3250, 3800 or 3801; 3900, 4910; one of the following: 3050, 3100, 3350, 3450, 3620, 3650; one further 4000 level Psychology research experience course.

  3. Biology or Psychology 3750, 4701, 499A/B.

  4. English 1080 and 1110; Mathematics 1000; Chemistry 1010 and 1011 (or 1050 and 1051), and 2440; Physics 1020 (or 1050) and 1021 (or 1051); Biochemistry 2101 and 3106.

  5. Other courses, if necessary, to complete at least 120 credit hours of courses.

4.1.10 Biology and Psychology (Behavioural Neuroscience) Joint Honours

Note:

Students completing this program cannot receive credit for Psychology 2920.

The following forty courses (or equivalent) are required:

  1. Biology 1001, 1002, 2060, 2250, 2600, 2900; one of 3401, 3402, 4245, 4404; five Biology electives at the 2000, 3000 or 4000 level not including Biology 499A or 499B.

  2. 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.

  3. Biology or Psychology 499A/B.

  4. Biochemistry 2101, 3106.

  5. English 1080 and 1110; Mathematics 1000 and 1001; Physics 1020 (or 1050) and 1021 (or 1051); Chemistry 1010 and 1011 (or 1050 and 1051), and 2440 (or 2400 and 2401);

  6. Other courses, if necessary, to complete at least 120 credit hours of courses.

Note:

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 average of 75% or higher in all the required courses listed in Clauses 1, 2, 3, and 4 above, except those at the 1000 level.

4.1.11 Biology and Statistics Joint Honours (B.Sc. Only)

See Regulations for the Honours Degree of Bachelor of Science. Students shall complete the following requirements:

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

  2. Mathematics 2000, 2050, 2051, Statistics 2500, 2501, or 2560, 3520, 3521, 4530, and 4581;

  3. nine further credit hours in Statistics courses (excluding those with second digit 0) including at least 6 credit hours in courses at the 4000 level or higher but not including Statistics 4599;

  4. Chemistry 2440 (or 2400 and 2401), Biochemistry 2101 and 3106.

  5. Biology 2060, 2250, 2600, 2900, one of 3401, 3402, 4245, or 4404. In addition, further Biology courses at the 2000, 3000 or 4000 level must be selected by the student in consultation with the supervisor to make up a minimum of 42 credit hours in Biology but not including Biology 499A or 499B.

  6. Either Biology 499A/B or Statistics 4599.

  7. A computing course. Computer Science 1510 is recommended.

4.1.12 Chemistry and Earth Sciences Joint Honours

The following courses, including prerequisites, where applicable, will be required:

  1. English 1080 and 1110 (or equivalents), Mathematics 1000 and 1001, Earth Sciences 1000 and 1002, Chemistry 1050 and 1051 (or 1010, 1011 and 1031) or their equivalents, Physics 1050 (or 1020) and 1051.

  2. Earth Sciences 2030, 2031, 2401, 2502, 2702, 2905, 3420, 3600; plus 6 additional credit hours in 3000-level Earth Sciences courses, and 9 additional credit hours in 4000-level Earth Sciences courses.

  3. Chemistry 2100, 2210, 2301 (or 2300), 2302, 2400, 2401, 3500; plus 3211, 3303, 3410, and 3411 with the option of substituting up to 6 credit hours of these 3000-level courses with 4000-level Chemistry courses; and at least 3 additional credit hours in 4000-level Chemistry courses.

  4. Mathematics 2000 and 2050.

  5. Biology 2120 (or Biology 1001 and 1002) or Biochemistry 2101.

  6. An Honours Dissertation (Earth Sciences 499A/B or Chemistry 490A/B). The topic of the Honours Dissertation must have the prior approval of the Heads of the two Departments. A faculty member of either Department may act as supervisor.

  7. Other courses to complete the prescribed minimum of 120 credit hours.

Any change in the program of study must have the prior approval of the Heads of the two Departments concerned.

4.1.13 Chemistry and Physics Joint Honours

The following courses are prescribed:

  1. Mathematics 1000, 1001, 2000, 2050, 3202, and 2260 (or 3260).

  2. Physics 1050 (or 1020) and 1051, 2055, 2750 or 2056, 2820, 3220, 3500, 3750, 3820, 3900, 4820, 3 additional credit hours in a Physics course numbered 3000 or higher and 6 additional credit hours in Physics courses numbered 4000 or higher.

  3. Chemistry 1050 and 1051 (or Chemistry 1010, 1011 and 1031; or Chemistry 1200 and 1001), 2100, 2210, 2301 (or 2300), 2302, 2400, 2401, 3210 or 3211, 3303, 3410, 3500, and 6 additional credit hours in Chemistry courses numbered 3000 or higher.

  4. Either Chemistry 490A/B or Physics 490A/B.

  5. 2 elective courses to bring the degree total to 120 credit hours.

  6. English 1080 and English 1110 (or equivalent).

4.1.14 Computer Science and Geography Joint Honours (B.Sc. Only)
  1. Computer Science Requirements

    See Regulations for the Honours Degree of Bachelor of Science.

    Forty-eight credit hours in Computer Science courses are required for the Joint Honours:

    1. 1710, 2710, 2711, 2742, 2760, 3715, 3716, 3719, 3724, 3725, 3754, 4751, 4770.

    2. Six additional credit hours in courses at the 4000 level not including 4780.

    3. Three additional credit hours in courses at the 3000 level or beyond.

  2. Geography Requirements

    Forty-eight credit hours in Geography courses are required for the Joint Honours: 1050, 2001, 2102, 2195, 2226, 2302, 2425, 3202, 3222, 3226, 3250, 3260, 3303, 4202, 4250, 4261, and the former 4291.

  3. Additional Requirements

    1. Mathematics 2000, 2050, and 2320.

    2. An Honours Dissertation (either Computer Science 4780 or Geography 4999). The topic for dissertation must be chosen with the prior approval of the Heads of both Departments.

4.1.15 Computer Science and Physics Joint Honours

The following courses are prescribed:

  1. Chemistry 1050 and 1051 (or Chemistry 1010, 1011, and 1031).

    1. Computer Science 1710, 2710, 2711, 2742, 2760, 3715, 3716, 3719, 3724, 3725, 3731, 3754, 4770.

    2. Nine additional credit hours in Computer Science courses numbered 3000 or higher, including at least 6 credit hours in courses numbered 4000 or higher.

    1. Physics 1050 (or 1020) and 1051.

    2. Physics 2053, 2055, 2750 or 2056, 2820, 3220, 3400, 3500, 3750, 3820, 4500, 4820 and 3230 or 3900.

  2. Physics 490A/B or Computer Science 4780.

  3. Physics 3810 or Mathematics 3202.

    1. Mathematics 1000 and 1001.

    2. Mathematics 2000, 2050, 2260 (or 3260) and 2320.

Statistics 2550 is recommended.

The topic for the Honours project or thesis, Computer Science 4780 or Physics 490A/B, must be chosen with the prior approval of both Departments.

4.1.16 Computer Science and Pure Mathematics Joint Honours (B.Sc. Only)

See Regulations for the Honours Degree of Bachelor of Science. Students shall complete the following:

At least 51 credit hours in Computer Science courses are required including the following:

  1. Computer Science 1710, 2710, 2711, 2742, 2760, 3715, 3716, 3719, 3724, 3725, 3754, 4770.

  2. Excluding 4780, 15 additional credit hours from courses numbered 3000 or higher, at least 9 credit hours of which must be in courses at the 4000 level.

The following courses in Mathematics and Statistics are required:

  1. Mathematics 1000, 1001, 2000, 2050, 2051, 2130, 2320, 3000, 3001, 3202, 3210, 3260, 3320, 3340, Statistics 2550;

  2. Either Mathematics 4000 or 4001;

  3. Excluding Mathematics 3330 and 4399, 15 additional credit hours in courses offered by the Department of Mathematics and Statistics numbered 3000 or higher including at least 9 credit hours from courses numbered 4000 or higher and at least 9 credit hours in Pure Mathematics courses;

  4. An Honours Dissertation in one of the departments, with the topic chosen in consultation with both departments.

Note:

There is an Undergraduate Advisor in each Department. These advisors should be consulted on all academic matters.

4.1.17 Computer Science and Statistics Joint Honours (B.Sc. Only)

See Regulations for the Honours Degree of Bachelor of Science.The following courses are required:

  1. Mathematics 1000, 1001, 2000, 2050, 2051, 2320, 3340, Statistics 1510 or 2500 or 2550, 2501 or 2560, 3410, 3411, 3520, 3521, 3540, 4530, 4590;

  2. Eighteen further credit hours in Statistics courses including at least 12 credit hours in courses numbered 4000 or higher, but not including Statistics 4581 and 4599;

  3. Computer Science 1710, 2710, 2711, 2742, 2760, 3715, 3716, 3719, 3724, 3725, 3754, 4734, 4770.

  4. Six additional credit hours in Computer Science courses at the 4000 level, not including 4780.

  5. Either Computer Science 4780 or Statistics 4599.

4.1.18 Earth Sciences and Geography Joint Honours (B.Sc. Only)

The following courses will be required. A few prerequisites are not met by this list of courses, and students are advised to obtain advice from instructors in such cases to be sure that they are prepared for course material. Both departmental Heads can advise students on a workable sequencing of courses to complete the degree in a timely manner, and students should view a student handbook that describes thematic streams within the program and offers specific guidance about course selection.

  1. English 1080 or equivalent, English 1110 or equivalent, Geography 1050, Mathematics 1000 and 1001, Earth Sciences 1000 and 1002, one of Chemistry 1010 or 1050 (or equivalent) and one of Chemistry 1011 or 1051 (or equivalent), Physics 1050 and 1051, or Physics 1020 and 1021.

  2. Geography 2001 or 2302, and Geography 2102, 2195, 2226, 2425 and 3226, Earth Sciences 2401 or 2502, and Earth Sciences 2030, 2031, 2702 and 2905.

  3. Mathematics 2000 or Statistics 2550 or Geography 3222, Biology 1001 and 1002, or Biology 2120 or Physics 2055.

  4. Either Earth Sciences 499A and 499B, or Geography 4990 and Geography 4999.

  5. At least an additional 40 credit hours from Earth Sciences and Geography, with a minimum of 16 credit hours from Earth Sciences and 18 credit hours from Geography; and a minimum of 9 credit hours at the 4000-level in each discipline. Earth Sciences 2150, 2914, 2915, 2916, 2917, 2918, 4310, and 4950 cannot be used to fulfill this requirement. Geography 2105, 2290, 2405, 2460 and 2495 cannot be used to fulfill this requirement.

  6. Additional credit hours selected to conform to the Regulations for the Honours Degree of Bachelor of Science so as to achieve a total of 120 credit hours.

Notes:

  1. The topic of the Honours dissertation must be chosen with the approval of both Departments. A faculty member of either Department may act as supervisor.

  2. Any change in the program of study must have the prior approval of the Heads of both Departments concerned.

  3. The number of specified courses means that English 1110 will be taken normally in the second or third year of the program.

  4. Students who do not satisfy the Regulations for the Honours Degree of Bachelor of Science - Academic Standing, but who successfully complete all the courses, with the exception of the Honours dissertation, and who satisfy all other requirements for the Bachelor of Science, will be eligible to receive a Bachelor of Science with a joint major in Geography and Earth Science.

4.1.19 Earth Sciences and Physics Joint Honours

This program was formerly in the Earth Sciences section of the calendar as an Honours B.Sc. Degree in Geophysics. The following courses will be required:

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

  2. Earth Sciences 2030, 2401, 2502, 2702, 2905, 3170, 3172, 3420, 3905, 4171, 4173, 4179.

  3. Physics 2055, 2750 or 2056, 2820, 3220, 3230, 3500, 3820, 4820; plus 9 other credit hours in Physics courses at 3000 level or higher.

  4. Mathematics 2000, 2050, 2260 (or 3260) and 3202.

  5. Either Earth Sciences 499A/B or Physics 490A/B.

  6. Other courses to complete at least a minimum of 120 credit hours.

Any change in the program of study must have the prior approval of the Heads of the two Departments concerned.

4.1.20 Geophysics and Physical Oceanography Joint Honours

The program requires the following courses:

  1. English 1080 and 1110 (or equivalent), Chemistry 1050 and 1051 (or Chemistry 1010, 1011, and 1031), Mathematics 1000 and 1001, Earth Sciences 1000 and 1002, Physics 1050 (or 1020) and 1051.

  2. Earth Sciences 2905, 3170, 3172, 4105, 4171, 4173, 4179 and 10 credit hours at the 2000 level or higher with at least 3 credit hours at the 3000 level.

  3. Physics 2053, 2055, 2820, 3220, 3300, 3500, 3820, 4205, 4300, 4330, 4820 plus one of Physics 3600, 3150, 3400, 3550 or 3900.

  4. Mathematics 2000, 2050, 2051, 2260 (or 3260) and 3202.

  5. Either Earth Sciences 499A and 499B or Physics 490A and 490B.

  6. Other courses to complete the prescribed minimum of 120 credit hours.

4.1.21 Pure Mathematics and Statistics Joint Honours

See Regulations for the Honours Degree of Bachelor of Science. The following courses are required:

  1. Mathematics 1000, 1001, 2000, 2050, 2051, 2130, 2320, 3000, 3001, 3202, 3210, 3260, 4000, Statistics 1510 or 2500 or 2550, 2501 or 2560, 3410, 3411, 3520, 3521, 4402, 4410, 4530;

  2. A computing course early in the program is required. Computer Science 1510 is highly recommended;

  3. either Mathematics 4399 or Statistics 4599;

  4. one of: Mathematics 3331 or 3340;

  5. Eighteen further credit hours in Pure Mathematics and/or Statistics courses numbered 3000 or higher, excluding Mathematics 3330, of which at least 12 credit hours must be from courses numbered 4000 or higher excluding Statistics 4581.