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Wilfrid Laurier University Faculty of Science
December 19, 2014

Canadian Excellence

Program Requirements



The MSc program in chemistry and biochemistryis normally expected to be completed in six consecutive terms. The major requirement of the program is defence of a thesis based on original research. Students are also required to complete three 0.5-credit courses, one of which can be from another graduate program at Laurier. In addition, students should register in two full-year research seminar courses and make at least one research presentation at the seminar. A minimum passing grade in a course or seminar is B?, and an overall average of B in all courses is required to earn the degree.