This class was tough.
UBC is unique in that students do not declare a major until the second year. Instead, students choose a faculty to join, like Arts or Science. This gives students a giant amount of freedom but it can be difficult and stressful
However, I have been constantly assured that the workload gets easier and there are plenty of internship opportunities through the science co-op program.
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in deciding what classes to take. As a member of the UBC Faculty of Science, I can say that the workload can become unbearable at times since a large number of courses is expected to be taken in the first year.