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Specific Program Requirements for Applicants Following the BC/Yukon Secondary School Curriculum

Below are the required courses used in the calculation of the admission average for specific programs, as well as courses that are required but are not used in the calculation of the average:

 

 

Program Degree Faculty/School Average Calculated on the Following Required Courses or IB/AP Equivalents Courses Required but not included in the Calculation of the Average
Applied Biology B.Sc. (Applied Biology) Land and Food Systems English 12
Principles of Mathematics 12 or Pre-Calculus 12
One of Biology 12, Chemistry 12, Geology 12 or Physics 12
One other approved examinable Grade 12 course
English 11
Language 11
Principles of Mathematics 11 or Pre-Calculus 11
Two of Biology 11, Chemistry 11, or Physics 11
Social Studies 11
Arts B.A. Arts English 12
Three other approved examinable Grade 12 courses
English 11
Language 11
One of Principles of Mathematics 11, Pre-Calculus 11, or Foundations of Mathematics 12
Science 11
Social Studies 11
Commerce (Direct Entry) B.Com. Commerce and Business Administration English 12
One of Principles of Mathematics 12 or Pre-Calculus 12
Two other approved examinable Grade 12 courses
English 11
Language 11
One of Principles of Mathematics 11, Pre-Calculus 11, or Foundations of Mathematics 12
Science 11
Social Studies 11
Dental Science B.D.Sc. (Dental Hygiene) Dentistry English 12
Biology 12
Chemistry 12
One other approved examinable Grade 12 course
Biology 11
Chemistry 11
English 11
One of Principles of Mathematics 11, Pre-Calculus 11, or Foundations of Mathematics 12
Language 11
Social Studies 11
Engineering B.A.Sc. Applied Science English 12
Chemistry 12
Principles of Mathematics 12 or Pre-Calculus 12
Physics 121
English 11
Language 11
Chemistry 11
One of Principles of Mathematics 11, Pre-Calculus 11, or Foundations of Mathematics 12
Physics 11
Social Studies 11
Food, Nutrition and Health B.Sc. (Food, Nutrition and Health) Land and Food Systems English 12
One of Principles of Mathematics 12 or Pre-Calculus 12
One of Biology 12, Chemistry 12, Geology 12, Physics 12
One other approved examinable
Grade 12 course
English 11
Language 11
One of Principles of Mathematics 11, Pre-Calculus 11, or Foundations of Mathematics 12
Two of Biology 11, Chemistry 11 or Physics 11
Social Studies 11
Forest Operations, Forest Resource Management B.S.F. Forestry English 12
One of Principles of Mathematics 12 or Pre-Calculus 12
One of Chemistry 12, Physics 12, or Biology 12
One other approved examinable Grade 12 course
English 11
Language 11
One of Principles of Mathematics 11, Pre-Calculus 11, or Foundations of Mathematics 12
Two of Biology 11, Chemistry 11, or Physics 11
Social Studies 11
Forest Science B.Sc. (Forestry) Forestry Same as for B.S.F. (above) Same as for B.S.F. (above)
International Economics B.I.E. Arts English 12
One of Principles of Mathematics 12 or Pre-Calculus 12
Two other approved examinable Grade 12 courses
English 11
Language 11
One of Principles of Mathematics 11, Pre-Calculus 11, or Foundations of Mathematics 12
Science 11
Social Studies 11
Kinesiology B.Kin. Kinesiology English 12
One of Principles of Mathematics 12, Pre-Calculus 12, Biology 12, Chemistry 12, Geology 12 or Physics 12
Two other approved examinable Grade 12 courses
English 11
Language 11
One of Principles of Mathematics 11, Pre-Calculus 11, or Foundations of Mathematics 12
Science 11
Social Studies 11
Media Studies B.M.S. Arts English 12
One of Geography 12, History 12, or English Literature 12
Two other approved examinable Grade 12 courses
English 11
Language 11
One of Principles of Mathematics 11, Pre-Calculus 11, or Foundations of Mathematics 12
Science 11
Social Studies 11
Music B.Mus. Music English 12
Three other approved examinable Grade 12 courses
English 11
Language 11
One of Principles of Mathematics 11, Pre-Calculus 11, or Foundations of Mathematics 12
Science 11
Social Studies 11
Natural Resources Conservation B.Sc. (Natural Resources Conservation) Forestry English 12
One of Principles of Mathematics 12 or Pre-Calculus 12
One of Biology 12, Chemistry 12, or Physics 12
One other approved examinable Grade 12 course
English 11
Chemistry 11
One of Biology 11 or Physics 11
Language 11
One of Principles of Mathematics 11, Pre-Calculus 11, or Foundations of Mathematics 12
Social Studies 11
Science B.Sc. Science English 12
One of Principles of Mathematics 12 or Pre-Calculus 12 (minimum 67% grade)
Two other approved examinable Grade 12 courses, including at least one of Biology 12, Chemistry 12, Geology 12 or Physics 12
English 11
Language 11
Chemistry and Physics 11
One of Principles of Mathematics 11, Pre-Calculus 11, or Foundations of Mathematics 12
Social Studies 11
Urban Forestry B.U.F. Forestry English 12
One of Principles of Mathematics 12 or Pre-Calculus 12
One of Biology 12, Chemistry 12, Physics 12
One other approved examinable Grade 12 course
English 11
Language 11
Chemistry 11
One of Biology 11 or Physics 11
One of Principles of Mathematics 11, Pre-Calculus 11, or Foundations of Mathematics 12
Wood Products Processing B.Sc. (Wood Products Processing) Forestry English 12
One of Principles of Mathematics 12 or Pre-Calculus 12
One of Biology 12, Chemistry 12, Physics 12
One other approved examinable Grade 12 course
English 11
Language 11
One of Principles of Mathematics 11, Pre-Calculus 11, or Foundations of Mathematics 12
Chemistry 11
Physics 11
Social Studies 11
1 The Faculty of Applied Science will accept applications from students missing Physics 12 (or equivalent). Applicants missing Physics 12 must present strong grades in one of the following courses (or equivalents): Biology 12, Geology 12, Computer Science 12, or Calculus 12.

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