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Fourth Year Life Sciences Advanced Course Selection 2021-2022 will be uploaded after the Timetable is released on July 23rd, 2021.

Last year's Google Document is available for your information, link below:

Google Document Link


Course Information is found in the Arts and Science Course Calendar - Courses of Instruction 

or at the DBMS website:  Life Sciences Specific Courses



Exceptionally qualified Life Sciences Major students entering their 4th year may do an Independent Study provided approval by both the Associate Dean of Life Sciences and Biochemistry and the Assistant/Associate Dean (Studies) in the Faculty of Arts & Science (FAS).

Independent Project supervisors are usually faculty associated with the following departments: Biomedical and Molecular Sciences:; Pathology and Molecular Sciences:; Public Health Sciences:  and the Centre for Neuroscience:   Note: sometimes students will go outside of the departments listed above, but they will require approval by emailing Dr. Winn, Associate Dean of Life Sciences and Biochemistry at

Application form for the Life Sciences Independent Study can be found below:

Independent Study Application Form

Please note that the supervisors of the Independent Projects will need to forward the final grade to the Life Sciences and Biochemistry Program Office at: for posting prior to the Faculty of Arts and Science grade deadline.