|Faculty:||Faculty of Science|
|Field of Study:||Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Vision Science/Physiological Optics
|Description:||An undergraduate degree in Life Sciences will prepare you to incorporate knowledge from the multidisciplinary fields of biology, psychology, biochemistry, kinesiology and environmental sciences. The vast amount of information from these disciplines provides you with a the strong background to approach scientific research from a directed and holistic point of view.
The Life Sciences Program allows you to shape your own education according to your specific interests. This program provides multiple opportunities for you to explore the numerous facets of life. The courses offered within Life Sciences are designed to challenge you to think beyond the traditional disciplines of science and enhance your problem solving skills. A Life Science student is well rounded in both empirical knowledge and technical skills to further scientific investigations and discoveries.
|URL:||Life Sciences (Sensory Motor Systems Specialization) at McMaster University|
|Cost per year:*||
Cost per year is based on 30 units, and includes the cost of tuition and mandatory supplementary fees.
|Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*||85 to 88|
These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
Applicants are required to at least six Grade 12 U/M level courses, including: ENG4U; one of: MHF4U, MCV4U; SBI4U; and one of: MHF4U, MCV4U, SCH4U, SPH4U. Note: Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U) is recommended.
Students who have been asked to meet McMaster’s English Language Proficiency requirement must demonstrate English language proficiency by achieving the minimum requirements as specified by McMaster: IELTS: 6.5, CAE: 176, PTE: 60, CAEL: 70, MELAB: 85, TOEFL (iBT): 86.