Calgary Board of Education


BIOLOGY 20  (5 credits)

Prerequisite Standard:  65% or greater in Science 10.
This course deals with:

  • The Biosphere
  • Ecosystems and Population Change
  • Photosynthesis and Cellular Respiration
  • Human Physiology (digestive, respiratory, circulatory, excretory and motor systems)

BIOLOGY 30  (5 credits)

Prerequisite Standard:  65% or greater in Biology 20.
 This course expands on the human physiology from Biology 20 with the introduction of:

  • Nervous & Endocrine systems
  • Reproductive systems and Development
  • Genetics and Molecular Biology
  • Population and Community Dynamics

This course is a prerequisite for many science based programs at post-secondary institutions.




Calgary Board of Education Detailed High School Course Guide (pdf)

Advanced Placement

Science 10/20/30

Science 14/24

Science 10-4/20-4 (K&E)

Biology 20/30

Chemistry 20/30

Physics 20/30