Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2011/2012
Canadian Excellence

Biology

Honours BSc, BA, Combination and Joint programs and Minor:

Department Information on this page
 
Faculty

Adjunct Professor
  • John Smith, PhD
Full-Time Faculty
 
BI Course Notes

A student may cross-register at the University of Waterloo for a maximum of 1.0 credit in each of Year 3 and Year 4. Timetable conflicts will not be accepted as a valid reason for taking an equivalent course at the University of Waterloo.

 
Course Offerings
Course # Title Credits
BI110 Unifying Life Processes 0.5
BI111 Biological Diversity and Evolution 0.5
BI119 Introduction to Functional Biology 0.5
BI155 Fundamentals of Ornithology 0.5
BI210 Human Anatomy 0.5
BI216 Human Physiology 0.5
BI217 Human Physiology II - Structure, Function & Integration [1] 0.5
BI226 Genetics 0.5
BI236 Cell and Molecular Biology 0.5
BI256 Life on Earth: Animals 0.5
BI266 Life on Earth: Plants 0.5
BI276 Life on Earth: Microbes 0.5
BI296 Contemporary Issues in Biology 0.5
BI300 Environmental Toxicology 0.5
BI301 Global Ecology and Biogeography 0.5
BI302 Evolution 0.5
BI308 Animal Behaviour [2] 0.5
BI309 Population Ecology 0.5
BI338 Cells: Form and Function 0.5
BI346 Advanced Molecular Biotechnology 0.5
BI358 Animal Form and Function 0.5
BI365 Environmental Stress Biology of Plants [3] 0.5
BI367 Field Botany - Flora of Ontario 0.5
BI368 Plants: Form and Function 0.5
BI374 Physiological Applications of Microbiology 0.5
BI390 Field Studies – OUPFB 0.5
BI391 Field Ecology of Southern Ontario 0.5
BI392 Field Studies II – OUPFB 0.5
BI396 Special Topics in Biology 0.5
BI400 Topics in Environmental Toxicology 0.5
BI401 Origin of Life on Earth and Endosymbiotic Theory [4] 0.5
BI402 Bioinformatics 0.5
BI405 Community Ecology 0.5
BI407 Animal Communication 0.5
BI426 Genome Dynamics 0.5
BI431 Microtechniques 0.5
BI436 Embryology 0.5
BI439 Vertebrate Microscopic Anatomy 0.5
BI440 Advanced Topics in DNA Science and Molecular Biotechnology 0.5
BI441 Recombinant DNA Technology 0.5
BI449 Developmental Biology 0.5
BI456 Physiological Adaptations to Environments: Animals 0.5
BI458 Vertebrate Biodiversity and Conservation 0.5
BI459 Endocrinology 0.5
BI464 Plants and People 0.5
BI468 Plant Biodiversity and Conservation 0.5
BI475 Microbial Ecology 0.5
BI476 Microbial Disease 0.5
BI488 Invertebrate Biodiversity and Conservation 0.5
BI495 Directed Studies 0.5
BI496 Special Topics in Advanced Biology 0.5
BI499 Thesis [5] 1.5
 

Senate/Editorial Changes

  1. Editorial Revision July 25, 2011: BI217 Exclusion of BI309* deleted; effective immediately.

  2. Senate Revision May 25, 2011: BI308 Number change from BI408; effective September 1, 2011

  3. Senate Addition May 25, 2011: BI365 New course; effective September 1, 2011

  4. Senate Addition May 25, 2011: BI401 New course; effective September 1, 2011

  5. Senate Revision March 3, 2011: BI499 Prerequisite revision; effective September 1, 2011.