A basic science elective is required in several BEng programs. Please refer to your Program Progression/Prerequisite Tree  and/or your Advisor to confirm whether this is a requirement for your program.

Many programs require a basic science elective, you must select one course from the approved list.

Basic Science Elective list  *updated for Summer 2017, Fall 2017, Winter 2018
(students in the Biomedical programs do not refer to this list for ‘Science Electives’)

No alternatives will be approved. Online offerings of these courses are acceptable ONLY for this requirement of your degree. Access to a course is not guaranteed and may depend on space availability and the satisfaction of other requirements, e.g.: course prerequisites. If you require access to one of these courses you must contact the department offering the course by using Carleton Central’s Override Request form.