Major in Biology/Biology (Cell and Molecular)/Biology (Ecology and Conservation)/Biology (Marine)

Biology is the study of life and of living organisms, including their structure, function, growth, origin, evolution and distribution. Within the biology program a student can specialize in areas such as cellular, developmental and molecular biology and physiology, genetics and evolution, marine biology and conservation and ecology.

WHAT YOU CAN BECOME Fisheries officer, wildlife or conservation officer, marine or aquaculture biologist, bio or medical technologist, horticulturist, science teacher, medical doctor, veterinarian.

The Department of Biology offers four B.Sc. programs: Biology, Biology (Cell and Molecular), Biology (Ecology and Conservation), and Biology (Marine). 

See Guide to First Year for more information and a sample program.

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