UBC offers a Bachelor of Science (BSc) degree with a Major in Microbiology and Immunology.

Useful links when using this course planning worksheet:

UBC Calendar
UBC Department Website
BC Transfer Guide
Langara Diagnostic Tests

 

In addition to the Faculty of Science promotion requirements, these are the specific first and second year requirements for this major.


First year

UBC Courses

Credits

Langara Equivalents

Credits

Communications Requirement 1

6

Two of:

ENGL 1123 1

SCIE 1113 or 1114 1

ENGL 1129

ENGL 1100

6

BIOL 112 2

BIOL 111 or 121 3

3

3

BIOL 2370 2

BIOL 1115 & 1215 3

3

8

CHEM 121 & 123

8

CHEM 1120 & 1220

8

MATH 100 or 104

3

MATH 1153/1253 4 or 1171 or 1173/1183 or 1174

3-6

PHYS 100-level 5

3

PHYS 1101 or 1125 5

4

Electives 6

4

Electives 6

0

 
Second year

UBC Courses

Credits

Langara Equivalents

Credits

MICB 201 2

MICB 202

3

3

BIOL 2370 2

BIOL 2470

3

3

BIOL 200

BIOL 201 7

3

3

BIOL 2415

BIOL 2315 7

3

3

CHEM 205

CHEM 233 & 235

3

4

CHEM 2250

CHEM 2216

3

4

Electives 6

11

Electives 6

10

 

Footnotes:

1 For full list of acceptable courses see Communication Requirement.

2 Langara BIOL 2370 precludes credit for UBC BIOL 112, MICB 201, 203

3 Langara BIOL 1115 & 1215 = UBC BIOL 1st (8), exempts students from UBC BIOL 111, 121, 140

4 UBC MATH 110 (Langara MATH 1153 & 1253) may substitute for any of the specified calculus courses listed by decreasing the electives by 3 credits

5 Chosen from 100-level PHYS courses, excluding UBC PHYS 100 (Langara PHYS 1118). Students lacking Physics 12 must take PHYS 100 before taking any other 100-level PHYS course, using PHYS 100 as an elective. Students requiring PHYS 100 may delay other 100-level PHYS courses until second year

6 Elective credits together with required courses must fulfill the UBC Faculty of Science's:
a.) Foundational Requirement;
b.) Laboratory Science Requirement;
c.) Science Breadth Requirement;
d.) Science and Arts Requirements;
e.) Upper-level Requirement;
f.) General Degree Requirements.

7 For Langara BIOL 2315 to transfer to UBC BIOL 201, students must take organic chemistry as a co-requisite

This course planning outline is created by the Langara College Counselling Department and is intended for use only as a guide. It is the students' responsibility to consult original sources to ensure accuracy.

Updated May 2022