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Degree Requirements

Bachelor of Medical Laboratory Science

Third Year1
PATH 3002 (or CHEM 205 and 211 or Arts electives or first year English)3 6 (7)
CHEM 3154 1
PATH 301 4
PATH 303 4
PATH 304 4
PATH 305 4
PATH 306 2
PATH 327 4
PATH 375 3
Total Credits 32 (33)
Fourth Year5
BIOL 300 or HCEP 400 3
PATH 402 4
PATH 404 6
PATH 405 2
PATH 406 6
PATH 407 4
PATH 408 3
PATH 415 2
Total Credits 30
1 CHEM 311 is an optional course available to students in third year.
2 Science students only.
3 Registered Medical Laboratory Technologist holders only.
4 BMLSc students who have not taken CHEM 211 will be required to take it in third year, in preparation for CHEM 315.
5 PATH 438 is an optional course available to students in fourth year.

English Requirement

To qualify for the Bachelor of Medical Laboratory Science degree, students must satisfy the English requirement of the University of British Columbia. To do this, students must obtain credit for two of ENGL 110, 111, 112, 120 and 121, or their equivalents if taken at another institution. ENGL 112 is recommended. Satisfactory completion of the Language Proficiency Index Requirement for First-Year English is prerequisite to all first-year English courses at UBC.

All students admitted to the B.M.L.Sc. program must take immediate steps to satisfy the English requirement.

Arts Requirement

Students must complete 12 credits of Arts courses, consisting of 6 credits of first-year English and 6 additional credits in Arts courses.

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