14 full courses or their equivalent, including at least five 400-series courses.

First Year

(BIO120H1, BIOH130H1) ; (CHM138H1,CHM139H1)/CHM151Y1; and (MAT135H1, MAT136H1)/MAT137Y1/MAT157Y1

First or Second Year


Second Year

  1. BCH242Y1; BIO230H1/BIO255H1; CHM220H1; CHM247H1/CHM249H1
  2. One of BIO260H1/HMB265H1/CHM223H1

Third Year

BCH340H1; (BCH377H1, BCH378H1); MGY311Y1

Fourth Year

  1. BCH478H1
  2. Four half courses from the following list, including at least two BCH courses: BCH422H1/BCH425H1/BCH426H1/BCH440H1/BCH441H1/BCH444H1/BCH445H1/BCH446H1/BCH447H1/BCH448H1/BCH479H1/BCB420H1/CHM447H1/MGY420H1/MGY425H1/MGY428H1/MGY451H1/MGY452H1/MGY470H1
  3. BCH372Y1/BCH374Y1/BCH472Y1/BCH473Y1: One full credit from these optional research project courses may be taken for the specialist program. Additional BCH research project courses can be taken as part of the 20 full credits needed for your degree, but if you take more than one full credit project course, each must be taken with a different research supervisor.