2007-2008 University of Guelph Undergraduate Calendar

X. Degree Programs

Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.)

Environmental Toxicology (ETOX)

Interdisciplinary Program, Department of Environmental Biology, Ontario Agricultural College

Major (Honours Program)

Students may enter this major in Semester 1 or any semester thereafter. A student wishing to declare the major must consult the Faculty Advisor.

Semester 1
BIOL*1030 [0.50] Biology I
CHEM*1040 [0.50] General Chemistry I
MATH*1080 [0.50] Elements of Calculus I
PHYS*1070 [0.50] Introductory Physics for Life Sciences
0.50 electives*
Students who are admitted deficient in one OAC/4U course in Biology, Chemistry or Physics must take the equivalent introductory course in first semester. The first-year science core in that subject should be completed by Semester 3.
Semester 2
BIOL*1040 [0.50] Biology II
CHEM*1050 [0.50] General Chemistry II
PHYS*1080 [0.50] Physics for Life Sciences
STAT*2040 [0.50] Statistics I
0.50 electives*
Semester 3
BIOC*2580 [0.50] Introductory Biochemistry
CHEM*2480 [0.50] Analytical Chemistry I
MBG*2000 [0.50] Introductory Genetics
TOX*2000 [0.50] Principles of Toxicology
0.50 electives*
Semester 4
BIOL*2060 [0.50] Ecology
CHEM*2700 [0.50] Organic Chemistry I
MBG*2020 [0.50] Introductory Molecular Biology
STAT*2050 [0.50] Statistics II
0.50 electives*
Semester 5
BOT*2100 [0.50] Life Strategies of Plants
BIOC*3560 [0.50] Structure and Function in Biochemistry
TOX*3300 [0.50] Analytical Toxicology
ZOO*3200 [0.50] Comparative Animal Physiology I
0.50 electives*
Semester 6
ENVB*3030 [0.50] Pesticides and the Environment
SOIL*2010 [0.50] Soil Science
TOX*3360 [0.50] Environmental Chemistry and Toxicology
ZOO*4170 [0.50] Experimental Comparative Animal Physiology
0.50 electives*
Semester 7
BIOL*3450 [0.50] Introduction to Aquatic Environments
MBG*3350 [0.75] Laboratory Methods in Molecular Biology I
MICR*4180 [0.50] Microbial Processes in Environmental Management
ZOO*4350 [0.50] Biology of Polluted Waters
0.25 electives*
Semester 8
PBIO*4530 [0.50] Environmental Pollution Stresses on Plants
STAT*3510 [0.50] Environmental Risk Assessment
TOX*4200 [0.50] Topics in Toxicology
TOX*4550 [0.50] Ecotoxicological Risk Characterization
0.50 electives*
* a minimum of 1.50 credits must be from the College of Arts and/or the College of Social and Applied Human Sciences