ACE Biology

Course: SCI8010

Biology is the study of life. The ACE Biology course is a study of the organization and energy of life. The course begins with a study of the common features of all life. All students choose one module of study of the human body and then choose to do either a second module on the human body or a module on plant biology. All students study environmental biology which is the study of the interaction of living organisms with each other and with the abiotic, or non-living, parts of our universe. The ACE Biology course focuses on the changing environment on planet Earth, a current and crucial issue. The ACE Biology course is interesting and informative on its own. As a preparation for postsecondary studies it covers all the bases.


Prior to registration for any ACE Distance course students must complete the free 20-hour Learn to Learn Module.

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For an equivalent in-class offering of this course please go online to find course SCI5952 College Preparation Biology.

Once you've completed Learn to Learn module you could be eligible for the following intakes. 

Online Learning
Section Date(s) ModePrice
800 Jan 10 - Jun 13OnlineN/A* See footnote
842 Mar 1 - Aug 2OnlineN/A* See footnote

* Online registration not available for this section. You must register by phone, or in person. For further information please refer to the Registration Info page.

Further Information

regarding equivalencies ACE Distance courses may be used towards, please call the Career and Academic Access Centre at 613-727-4723 ext. 5722 or For general distance education questions regarding this course please e-mail