Curriculum

Graduate Certificate

The Graduate Certificate in Biotechnology is a 16-credit program with three required components covering laboratory techniques, biotechnology management and biotechnology applications. Two complementary courses complete the program and are chosen in consultation with the program academic advisor. Click on the sidebar menu for a list of courses in the Certificate. Note that all five courses can be completed in one semester - the Fall semester.

 

Courses

 

  • 3 required courses (10 credits)
  • 2 complementary courses (6 credits)
  • BIOT 505 Selected Topics in Biotechnology
  • BTEC 620 Biotechnology Laboratory 1
  • BTEC 621 Biotechnology Management
  • Complementary course 1
  • Complementary course 2

 


Master of Science (Applied)

The M.Sc. (Applied) in Biotechnology is a 45-credit program consisting of 10 required components covering laboratory, science and management courses, and a research project. Three complementary courses complete the program and can be chosen within an area of interest in consultation with the academic advisor. List of courses can be found on the sidebar menu.

Course Breakdown

  • 6 required courses (20 credits)
  • A research project (16 credits)
  • 3 complementary courses (9 credits)

Semester 1 (Fall)

  • BIOT 505 Selected Topics in Biotechnology
  • BTEC 501 Bioinformatics
  • BTEC 620 Biotechnology Laboratory 1
  • BTEC 621 Biotechnology Management
  • HGEN 660 Genetics and Bioethics

Semester 2 (Winter)

  • BTEC 619 Biotechnology Laboratory 2
  • BTEC 622 Biotechnology Research Project 1
  • Complementary Course 1
  • Complementary Course 2
  • Complementary Course 3 (optional)

Semester 3 (Summer)

  • BTEC 623 Biotechnology research Project 2

Semester 4 (Fall)

  • BTEC 624 Biotechnology Reserch Project 3
  • BTEC 625 Biotechnology Research Project 4
  • Complementray Course 3 (optional)