Program-Specific Requirements

The courses listed below are in Alberta high school codes. King's on-campus math competency test may be used in lieu of Mathematics 30-1 or 30-2.

Biology (3-year B.A.)

  • Biology 30
  • Chemistry 30

  • Completion of English 30-1 or equivalent
  • Three courses must be standard grade 12 courses
  • One additional standard or non-standard grade 12 course
  • Overall grade average of 60% or higher

Chemistry (3-year B.A.)

  • Chemistry 30
  • Mathematics 30-1

  • Completion of English 30-1 or equivalent
  • Three courses must be standard grade 12 courses
  • One additional standard or non-standard grade 12 course
  • Overall grade average of 60% or higher

Environmental Studies (4-year B.A.)

  • Mathematics 30-1 or 30-2
  • Biology 30
  • Chemistry 30 (recommended)

  • Completion of English 30-1 or equivalent
  • Three courses must be standard grade 12 courses
  • One additional standard or non-standard grade 12 course
  • Overall grade average of 60% or higher

Environmental Studies – Biology (4-year B.A.)

  • Biology 30
  • Chemistry 30
  • Mathematics 30-1 or 30-2

  • Completion of English 30-1 or equivalent
  • Three courses must be standard grade 12 courses
  • One additional standard or non-standard grade 12 course
  • Overall grade average of 60% or higher

Environmental Studies – Chemistry (4-year B.A.)

  • Biology 30
  • Chemistry 30
  • Mathematics 30-1

  • Completion of English 30-1 or equivalent
  • Three courses must be standard grade 12 courses
  • One additional standard or non-standard grade 12 course
  • Overall grade average of 60% or higher

Politics-History-Economics (4-year B.A.)

  • Mathematics 30-2 (recommended)

  • Completion of English 30-1 or equivalent
  • Three courses must be standard grade 12 courses
  • One additional standard or non-standard grade 12 course
  • Overall grade average of 60% or higher

Psychology (4-year B.A.)

  • Mathematics 30-1 or 30-2

  • Completion of English 30-1 or equivalent
  • Three courses must be standard grade 12 courses
  • One additional standard or non-standard grade 12 course
  • Overall grade average of 60% or higher

Sociology (4-year B.A.)

  • Mathematics 30-1 or 30-2

  • Completion of English 30-1 or equivalent
  • Three courses must be standard grade 12 courses
  • One additional standard or non-standard grade 12 course
  • Overall grade average of 60% or higher

Business (4-year B.Com.)

  • Mathematics 30-1 or 30-2

  • Completion of English 30-1 or equivalent
  • Three courses must be standard grade 12 courses
  • One additional standard or non-standard grade 12 course
  • Overall grade average of 60% or higher

Biology (3-year B.Sc.)

  • Biology 30
  • Chemistry 30
  • Mathematics 30-1 or 30-2

  • Completion of English 30-1 or equivalent
  • Three courses must be standard grade 12 courses
  • One additional standard or non-standard grade 12 course
  • Overall grade average of 60% or higher

Biology (4-year B.Sc.)

  • Biology 30
  • Chemistry 30
  • Mathematics 30-1

  • Completion of English 30-1 or equivalent
  • Three courses must be standard grade 12 courses
  • One additional standard or non-standard grade 12 course
  • Overall grade average of 60% or higher

Chemistry (3-year B.Sc.)

  • Chemistry 30
  • Mathematics 30-1

  • Completion of English 30-1 or equivalent
  • Three courses must be standard grade 12 courses
  • One additional standard or non-standard grade 12 course
  • Overall grade average of 60% or higher

Chemistry (4-year B.Sc.)

  • Chemistry 30
  • Mathematics 30-1
  • Physics 30**

  • Completion of English 30-1 or equivalent
  • Three courses must be standard grade 12 courses
  • One additional standard or non-standard grade 12 course
  • Overall grade average of 60% or higher

Computing Science (4-year B.Sc.)

Mathematics 30-1

  • Completion of English 30-1 or equivalent
  • Three courses must be standard grade 12 courses
  • One additional standard or non-standard grade 12 course
  • Overall grade average of 60% or higher

Environmental Studies – Biology (4-year B.Sc.)

  • Mathematics 30-1 or 30-2
  • Biology 30 
  • Chemistry 30

  • Completion of English 30-1 or equivalent
  • Three courses must be standard grade 12 courses
  • One additional standard or non-standard grade 12 course
  • Overall grade average of 60% or higher

Environmental Studies – Chemistry (4-year B.Sc.)

  • Mathematics 30-1
  • Biology 30
  • Chemistry 30

  • Completion of English 30-1 or equivalent
  • Three courses must be standard grade 12 courses
  • One additional standard or non-standard grade 12 course
  • Overall grade average of 60% or higher

Environmental Studies – Computing Science (4-year B.Sc.)

  • Mathematics 30-1

  • Completion of English 30-1 or equivalent
  • Three courses must be standard grade 12 courses
  • One additional standard or non-standard grade 12 course
  • Overall grade average of 60% or higher

Interdisciplinary Science (4-year B.Sc.)

  • Mathematics 30-1 or 30-2
  • At least one of Biology 30, Chemistry 30, Physics 30, or Science 30

  • Completion of English 30-1 or equivalent
  • Three courses must be standard grade 12 courses
  • One additional standard or non-standard grade 12 course
  • Overall grade average of 60% or higher

Please note the concentration-specific requirements below.

Biology

  • Biology 30
  • Chemistry 30

Chemistry

  • Chemistry 30
  • Mathematics 30-1

Computing Science

  • Mathematics 30-1

Kinesiology

  • Biology 30

Mathematics

  • Mathematics 30-1

Physics/Mathematics

  • Physics 30
  • Mathematics 30-1

Psychology

  • No additional requirements