Associate of Science Degree - Biology Program Requirements

  • Intakes: Campus Terms Full/Part Time
      North Vancouver Fall Both
      North Vancouver Spring Both
      North Vancouver Summer Both

    Please see Classification of Subjects for Associate Degrees in the University Calendar for clarification of Arts, Humanities, Social Science and Science electives.

    English requirement   Course Credits Required Credits
    Credits 6.00
    Required: 6.00
    ENGL English 100-Level 6.00  
    Mathematics requirements   Course Credits Required Credits
    Credits 6.00
    Choose 3.00 credits from the following list: 3.00
    MATH 108 Calculus I for Business, Social Sciences and Life Sciences 3.00  
    MATH 116 Calculus I - The Mathematics of Change 4.00  
    Required: 3.00
    MATH Mathematics 3.00  
    Biology requirements   Course Credits Required Credits
    Credits 8.00
    Choose 8.00 credits from the following list: 8.00
    BIOL 106 Introductory Biology I 1.50  
    BIOL 107 Introductory Biology II 4.00  
    BIOL 110 General Biology I 4.00  
    BIOL 111 General Biology II 4.00  
    Chemistry requirements   Course Credits Required Credits
    Credits 8.00
    Required: 8.00
    CHEM 110 Bonding and Structure 4.00  
    CHEM 111 Chemical Dynamics and Energetics 4.00  
    Physics requirements   Course Credits Required Credits
    Credits 4.00
    Choose 4.00 credits from the following list: 4.00
    PHYS 110 General Physics I 4.00  
    PHYS 114 Fundamental Physics I 4.00  
    Biology electives   Course Credits Required Credits
    Credits 14.00
    Required: 14.00
    BIOL Biology 200-Level 14.00  
    Science electives   Course Credits Required Credits
    Credits 6.00
    Choose 6.00 credits from the following list: 6.00
    Science at 200-Level 3.00  
    Science other than Biology 3.00  
    Electives   Course Credits Required Credits
    Credits 6.00
    Choose 6.00 credits of electives: 6.00
    University Transferable Electives 6.00  
    Arts Electives (excluding English and any courses that have transfer credit in both Arts & Science)   Course Credits Required Credits
    Credits 6.00
    Total Program Credits 64.00
    Choose 6.00 credits of electives: 6.00
    University Transferable Arts Electives 6.00  

    For the official publication of programs, course descriptions and admission requirements please view the Capilano University Calendar.