Special Enrolment Courses

Certain Human Biology courses have special enrolment procedures that cannot be done via ACORN. Please select the course you are interested in from the list below and follow the instructions found there.

HMB440H1: Dementia

This course, featuring a service-learning component, explores dementia. In patients with dementia, intellectual, social and occupational functioning deteriorate. The course addresses the multi-disciplinary aspects of dementia (clinical, genetic, molecular, social) with a focus on the most common cause of dementia, Alzheimer's disease.

Prerequisite: 14 FCE complete, HMB265H1/ BIO260H1, PSL300H1, HMB300H1/ HMB302H1/ HMB320H1/ HMB321H1/ ANA300Y1

No pre-requisites waiver requests will be considered; students must meet the course pre-requisites before the course starts.

Apply for HMB440H1: Dementia

Decisions will be sent out in late July for all students who submitted a completed application by July 12, 2020. Decisions will be made on a rolling basis afterwards.

HMB443H1: Global Hidden Hunger

(This course is not offered for the 2020-2021 academic year)

HMB489H1: Advanced Laboratory in Human Biology

Building on their experience in 3rd-year labs, students participate in inquiry-based laboratory experiments in diverse areas of current human biology research. Open to students in any Human Biology program.

Prerequisite: 14 FCE complete, HMB310H1/ HMB311H1/ HMB312H1/ HMB314H1

Apply for HMB443H1: Global Hidden Hunger

Decisions will be sent out in early July for all students who submitted a completed application by June 30, 2020. Decisions will be made on a rolling basis afterwards.

HMB490Y1: Health in Community

An experiential learning course exploring health-related challenges and social determinants of health in partnership with local community organizations. Lectures and tutorials will support learning of selected biological and social aspects of health and disease, neuroscience, genetics or population health, and the development of scientific knowledge translation skills relevant to the community agencies.

Prerequisite: BIO230H1/ BIO255H1, HMB265H1/ BIO260H1, BCH210H1, PSL300H1, PSL301H1, HMB200H1/ HMB201H1/ HMB202H1/ HMB203H1/HMB204H1
Exclusion: HMB473H1

No pre-requisites waiver requests will be considered; students must meet the course pre-requisites before the course starts.

Applications closed for 2020-2021 year.