Independent Study

General Information

Students in the Honours Life Sciences program can take advantage of many Independent Study courses offered in the program. Students are eligible to complete independent study courses in their fourth year of the Honours Life Sciences program.

Students interested in exploring various career options in community or volunteer organizations are encouraged to enroll in LIFE SCI 3EP3 or 4EP6. Please visit the 'Experiential Opportunities' menu for more information.

Students interested in graduate school and career options in academia and research are encouraged to enroll in LIFE SCI 3RP3, 4A03, 4B06 or 4C09.

Learn more about these courses

View the Independent Study Course comparison chart, to find the right course for you!

Questions? Contact the Experiential Education Coordinator, Dr. Nadella, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

I'm interested in one of these courses, how do I enroll?

View Guide to Applying for Independent Studies and Experiential Placement for the application process and tips to find a supervisor.

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