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The University of the West Indies

at Mona, Jamaica

 
Academic Programmes
  Faculty of Pure and Applied Sciences - Mona Campus, Jamaica

BACHELOR OF SCIENCE ( B. Sc.)

Three-year degree programme. Level one courses are :

  • Actuarial Science
  • Agriculture (year one courses only)
  • Applied Chemistry
  • Biochemistry
  • Biology
  • Biology with Education
  • Biotechnology
  • Botany
  • Chemistry
  • Chemistry and Management
  • Chemistry/Mathematics/Physics with Education
  • Computer Science
  • Computer Studies
  • Earth Science


  • Electronics
  • Environmental Biology
  • Environmental Sciences
  • Experimental Biology
  • Fisheries & Aquatic Ecology
  • Food Chemistry
  • Geography
  • Geology
  • Materials Science
  • Mathematics
  • Microbiology
  • Molecular Biology
  • Physics
  • Pest Management & Crop Protection
  • Science, Media & Communication*
  • Zoology

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS TO LEVEL ONE:

Subjects at CXC General / GCE O’Level
Minimum of five (5) subjects.
Compulsory - English Language, Mathematics,
2 Laboratory Science subjects

Caribbean Advanced Proficiency Examination (CAPE) / Other Requirements
2 or more approved Laboratory Science subjects

* In addition to normal matriculation and Faculty requirements, applicants to this option must also obtain a pass in the Caribbean Institute of Media & Communication (CARIMAC) entrance test as well as undergo mandatory academic counselling.



PRELIMINARY LEVEL COURSES:
Four-year degree programme

Courses Offered: Biology,   Chemistry,   Mathematics,   Physics


ENTRY REQUIREMTNEST TO PRELIMINARY LEVEL:

Subjects at CXC General / GCE O’Level

  • Minimum of five (5) subjects.
  • Compulsory - English Language, Mathematics, 2 Laboratory Science subjects
 
   
NOTE: A major may be take in conjunction with a minor from another faculty.  
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