X. Degree Programs

Bachelor of Science (B.Sc.)

Neuroscience (NEUR)

Office of the Associate Dean Academic, College of Biological Science

Minor (Honours Program)

A minor in Neuroscience shall include a minimum of 5.00 credits including:

NEUR*4000 [0.50] Current Issues in Neuroscience
PSYC*2410 [0.50] Behavioural Neuroscience I
0.50 credits from:
PSYC*1010 [0.50] Quantification in Psychology
STAT*2040 [0.50] Statistics I
A minimum of 0.50 credits from:
BIOM*2000 [0.50] Concepts in Human Physiology
BIOM*3200 [1.00] Biomedical Physiology
HK*2810 [0.50] Human Physiology I - Concepts and Principles
ZOO*3600 [0.50] Comparative Animal Physiology I
A minimum of 1.00 credits from:*
BIOM*4521/2 [2.00] Research in Biomedical Sciences
HK*4360 [1.00] Research in Human Health and Nutritional Sciences
HK*4371/2 [1.00] Research in Human Health and Nutritional Sciences II
IBIO*4500 [0.75] Research in Integrative Biology I
IBIO*4510 [0.75] Research in Integrative Biology II
MCB*4500 [1.00] Research Project in Molecular & Cellular Biology I
NEUR*4401/2 [1.00] Research in Neurosciences
NEUR*4450 [1.00] Research in Neurosciences
PSYC*4510 [0.50] Current Issues in Psychology
PSYC*4870 [0.50] Honours Thesis I
PSYC*4880 [1.00] Honours Thesis II
0.50 credits of the required research project may be selected from:
BIOM*4500 [0.50] Literature-based Research in Biomedical Sciences
HK*4230 [0.50] Advanced Study in Human Health and Nutritional Sciences
MCB*4600 [0.50] Topics in Molecular and Cellular Biology
PSYC*4500 [0.50] Current Theoretical Issues in Psychology
A minimum of 2.00 credits from:
BIOL*1090 [0.50] Introduction to Molecular and Cellular Biology
BIOM*3000 [0.50] Functional Mammalian Neuroanatomy
BIOM*3090 [0.50] Principles of Pharmacology
BIOM*4030 [0.50] Endocrine Physiology
HK*3100 [0.50] Neuromuscular Physiology
MBG*2040 [0.50] Foundations in Molecular Biology and Genetics
MBG*3050 [0.50] Human Genetics
MCB*2050 [0.50] Molecular Biology of the Cell
PHYS*2030 [0.50] Biophysics of Excitable Cells
PHYS*2330 [0.50] Electricity and Magnetism I
PSYC*2390 [0.50] Principles of Sensation and Perception
PSYC*3030 [0.50] Neurochemical Basis of Behaviour
PSYC*3410 [0.50] Behavioural Neuroscience II
PSYC*4050 [0.50] Seminar in Animal Learning
PSYC*4470 [0.50] Advanced Topics in Behavioural and Cognitive Neuroscience
PSYC*4600 [0.50] Cognitive Neuroscience
PSYC*4750 [0.50] Seminar in Motivation and Emotion
Of the 2.00 additional credits, students may select a minimum of 0.50 credits from:
BIOM*3040 [0.75] Medical Embryology
MBG*4040 [0.50] Genetics and Molecular Biology of Development
ZOO*3050 [0.50] Developmental Biology
*The independent research project in the neurosciences must be approved by the faculty advisor.
Please note that some of the restricted electives require prerequisites that are not included in the minor.
University of Guelph
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Guelph, Ontario, N1G 2W1