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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.

Deadline to apply for early consideration: June 30, 2016
Deadline to apply for late consideration: November 30, 2016

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, PSL300H1, HMB300H1/ HMB301H1/ HMB302H1/ HMB310H1/ HMB311H1/ HMB312H1/ HMB312H1/ HMB320H1/ HMB321H1/ HMB322H1
Distribution Requirement Status: This is a Science course
Breadth Requirement: Living Things and Their Environment (4)

Term offered in: S-term

Early Consideration Applications
Students interested in this course, and wishing to be enrolled by July 14 2016,  must submit an application before June 30, 2016  for early consideration.   Students must answer a short essay prompt, which will form the basis of their application. Decisions made on a rolling basis.

Regular Consideration Applications
Students interested in this course, and wishing to be enrolled by September 14 2016,  must submit an application before June 30, 2016  for regular consideration.   Students must answer a short essay prompt, which will form the basis of their application. Decisions made on a rolling basis.

Late Consideration Applications
Students interested in this course, and wishing to be enrolled by January 5, 2017  must submit an application before December 31, 2017 for late consideration.   Students must answer a short essay prompt, which will form the basis of their application. Decisions made on a rolling basis.

This is course is open only to students actively enrolled in a Human Biology program.

Application for HMB440H1-Winter 2017

No pre-requisites waiver requests will be considered; students must meet the course pre-requisites before applying in the early consideration round.

Late Consideration Applications
There will be a second round of admissions to this course, with the application available from October 31 to November 30, 2016.  Pre-requisites that are in progress during the fall term will be considered during this application round. This is course is open only to students actively enrolled in a Human Biology program.

(the application for late consideration will open October 31, 2016)

(This course is not offered for the 2016 – 2017 academic year)

Vitamin and mineral deficiencies, termed ‘hidden hunger,’ affect about half the world’s population. Explore the global nature, catastrophic consequences, and causes of these deficiencies. Discuss formulation and implementation of international, national, and local policies to alleviate ‘hidden hunger’ especially in infants and young children. A service-learning opportunity is integrated. Students will be required to contribute to a local community organization while using course knowledge to develop a project or initiative beneficial to the organization and community.
Prerequisite: 14 FCE complete, BIO230H1/BIO255H1, HMB302H1/ HMB303H1/ HMB312H1/ HMB314H1/ HMB322H1/ HMB323H1/ CJH332H1 (formerly CSB332H1)/ NFS382H1
Recommended Preparation: PSL301H1, CSB349H1/ PSL350H1/ BCH311H1
Distribution Requirement Status: This is a Science course
Breadth Requirement: Society and its Institutions (3)

Deadline to apply for early consideration: June 30, 2016
Deadline to apply for late consideration: July 30, 2016

This course featuring a service-learning component discusses how mental well-being is a critical element of total health. We explore the evidence underpinning the role of physical activity in the avoidance of mental disorders, recovery from mental disorders, and the quality of life of those with or without mental disorders.

Prerequisite: 14 FCE complete, PSL300H1, PSL301H1, a HMB300-level course
Distribution Requirement Status: This is a Science course
Breadth Requirement: Living Things and Their Environment (4)

Term offered in: F-term

Early Consideration Applications
Students interested in this course, and wishing to be enrolled by July 14 2016,  must submit an application before June 30, 2016  for early consideration.   Students must answer a short essay prompt, which will form the basis of their application. Decisions made on a rolling basis.

Regular Consideration Applications
Students interested in this course must answer a short essay prompt, which will form the basis of their application. Decisions made on a rolling basis.

This is course is open only to students actively enrolled in a Human Biology program.

Application for HMB473H1-Fall 2016

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

A research project is supervised by a faculty member of the Faculty of Arts and Science or the Faculty of Medicine. Not eligible for CR/NCR option. Applications for this course are due to the Human Biology Program Office no later than 15 days prior to the first day of F-term.

HMB Research Project Application_(2017-2018)

Please submit completed applications to the HMB Program Office.

Deadline for HMB496Y1: the Friday of the first week of Summer Term
Deadline for HMB395Y1/HMB499Y1: 15 days (includes weekends) before the first day of F-term

Please check the calendar for the pre-requisites for each of the research project courses.

Questions?  Check out our FAQ on research project course applications on our website.