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SchoolUniversity of Alberta
LocationEdmonton, AB, Canada
School TypeUniversity
School SizeFull-time Undergraduate: 28,709
Full-time Graduate: 6,508
DegreeBachelor
Honours
Co-op
Length4 Year(s)
Entry Grade (%)*80% to 85%
Prerequisites
  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Advanced Functions 
  • 2 of  Grade12 Biology  or  Grade12 Chemistry  or  Grade12 Computer and Information Science   or  Grade12 Mathematics 
  •  Grade12 Visual Arts  or  Grade12 Humanities  or  Grade12 International Languages  or  Grade12 Science 
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DescriptionCell Biology takes a coordinated approach to the study of cells – the basic units of life. It integrates all the other life sciences in studying cells from the point of view of how they function. Courses in protein function, gene expression, and developmental biology will provide you with a comprehensive cell biology background and prepare you for entry into the workforce, graduate school, or a professional program such as medicine. Cell Biology can also be taken as part of a BSc with Specialization degree.

The Bachelor of Science Honors degree provides excellent training in one specific subject. As an Honors student, you will focus on one main field of study and must maintain a higher standard of academic achievement than students in a General or Specialization program. This is the best program if you plan to pursue a higher degree or a research-based or academic career.
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