SPECIALIST PROGRAM IN ENVIRONMENTAL BIOLOGY (SCIENCE)

Supervisor of Studies: M. Isaac (416-287-7276) Email: marney.isaac@utoronto.ca

Program Requirements
Total requirements: 14.0 credits

First Year:
EESA01H3 Introduction to Environmental Science
EESA06H3 Introduction to Planet Earth
BIOA01H3 Life on Earth: Unifying Principles
BIOA02H3 Life on Earth: Form, Function and Interactions
CHMA10H3 Introductory Chemistry I: Structure and Bonding
CHMA11H3 Introductory Chemistry II: Reactions and Mechanisms
MATA30H3 Calculus I for Physical Sciences
[MATA35H3 Calculus II for Biological Sciences or MATA36H3 Calculus II for Physical Sciences or MATA37H3 Calculus II for Mathematical Sciences]*
[PHYA10H3 Physics I for the Physical Sciences or PHYA11H3 Physics I for the Life Sciences]

Note: MATA35H3 cannot be used to fulfill the prerequisites for PSCB57H3

Second Year:
BIOB50H3 Ecology
BIOB51H3 Evolutionary Biology
BIOB52H3 Ecology and Evolutionary Biology Laboratory
EESB15H3 Earth History
EESB16H3 Feeding Humans - The Cost to the Planet
STAB22H3 Statistics I
[PSCB57H3 Introduction to Scientific Computing or CSCA08H3 Introduction to Computer Science I]
and
1.0 credit from the following:
EESB03H3 Principles of Climatology
EESB04H3 Principles of Hydrology
EESB05H3 Principles of Soil Science
CHMB55H3 Environmental Chemistry

Third and Fourth Years:
2.0 credits as follows:
EESC03H3 Geographic Information Systems and Remote Sensing
EESC04H3 Biodiversity and Biogeography
EESC30H3 Environmental Microbiology
EESC13H3 Environmental Impact Assessment and Auditing
and
2.0 credits from the following:
BIOC51H3 Tropical Biodiversity Field Course
BIOC52H3 Ecology Field Course
BIOC58H3 Biological Consequences of Global Change
BIOC59H3 Advanced Population Ecology
BIOC61H3 Community Ecology and Environmental Biology
BIOC65H3 Environmental Toxicology
BIOC62H3 The Role of Zoos and Aquariums in Conservation
BIOC63H3 Conservation Biology
(BIOC67H3) Inter-University Biology Field Course
and
1.0 credit from the following:
EESD02H3 Contaminant Hydrogeology
EESD06H3 Climate Change Impact Assessment
EESD13H3 Environmental Law, Policy and Ethics
EESD15H3 Fundamentals of Site Remediation
EESC20H3 Geochemistry
EESD09H3 Research Project in Environmental Science
EESD10Y3 Research Project in Environmental Sciences
BIOD52H3 Biodiversity and Conservation
BIOD60H3 Spatial Ecology
BIOD66H3 Causes and Consequences of Biodiversity
BIOD95H3 Supervised Study in Biology
BIOD98Y3 Research Project in Biology
PSCD11H3 Communicating Science: Film, Media, Journalism, and Society