Jul 15, 2018  
University of Alberta Calendar 2016-2017 
University of Alberta Calendar 2016-2017 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Specialization in Psychology [Science]

Continuation in the Specialization in Psychology program requires the successful completion of ★24 with a minimum GPA of 2.3 in the preceding Fall/Winter. Graduation requires a minimum GPA of 2.3 on all courses credited to the degree.

Year 1

Year 3

  • ★6 from 300-level or above Arts Psychology courses
  • ★6 from 300-level or above Science Psychology courses
  • ★18 in approved options

Year 4

  • ★30 in approved options


  1. To fulfill the degree requirements, students must complete a minimum of ★36 in Psychology courses. At least ★6 must be at the 400-level. A minimum of ★72 in Science (see details of courses ) is required (see BSc Specialization Programs ).
  2. Credit in SCI 100 will be considered equivalent to BIOL 107 , BIOL 108 , CHEM 101 , CMPUT 174 , MATH 114 , PHYS 144 , PSYCO 104  and ★6 Approved options.
  3. Credit in SCI 151  will be considered equivalent to STAT 151  and ★3 Science option.

Science Internship Program

A Science Industrial Internship Program, similar to a co-op program, is offered to students in the General, Specialization or Honors programs in Psychology (see Science Internship Program  for guidelines to the program). The Science Internship designation will appear on the degree parchments of students who have participated in the program and who have also successfully completed PSYCO 410 .