Environmental Science

Students pursuing a bachelor of science with a major in environmental science at Grenfell Campus may choose to specialize in a biology or chemistry stream.

Biology stream

If you choose to specialize in the biology stream you will normally take the following courses in your first year:

FALL SEMESTERWINTER SEMESTER
Mathematics 1090 or 1000Mathematics 1000 or Statistics 2550
English 1000English 1001
Biology 1001Biology 1002
Chemistry 1200 (or 1810)1Chemistry 1001 (or 1200)
Physics 1020 or 10502 or Earth Sciences 1000 or electivePhysics 1021 or 1051 or Earth Sciences 1002 or elective
  1. Students who complete their first year at the St. John’s campus should complete Chemistry 1010/1011 or 1050/1051 before transferring to Grenfell Campus. Students who complete Chemistry 1050/1051 before transferring to Grenfell Campus will have a wider choice of second-year chemistry courses.
  2. Students in the biology stream may choose to take physics in first or second year.

Chemistry stream

If you choose to specialize in the chemistry stream you will normally take the following courses in your first year:

FALL SEMESTERWINTER SEMESTER
Mathematics 1090 or 1000Mathematics 1000 or 1001
English 1000English 1001
Physics 1020 or 1050Physics 1021 or 1051
Chemistry 1200 (or 1810)1Chemistry 1001 (or 1200)
Earth Sciences 1000 or electiveelective
  1. Students should complete Mathematics 1001 and Physics 1021 or 1051 in their first year.
  2. Students taking Chemistry 1810/1200 in the Fall and Winter semesters must take Chemistry 1001 in Intersession to complete first-year requirements. Students who complete their first year at the St. John’s Campus should complete Chemistry 1050/1051 before transferring to Grenfell Campus.

Contact information

For additional information, visit the School of Science and the Environment or contact Dr. Ian Warkentin.

Contact

Undergraduate Admissions and Programs

230 Elizabeth Ave, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1B 3X9

Postal Address: P.O. Box 4200, St. John's, NL, CANADA, A1C 5S7

Tel: (709) 864-8000