2008-2009 Undergraduate Calendar

Admissions Criteria Fall 2009 Entry  
Ontario secondary school students must have a minimum of six 4U or 4M courses and have completed the OSSD to be considered for admission. Prerequisite courses are used in the calculation of admission averages. *For programs that require EITHER Advanced Functions (MHF4U) or Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U) with a specified minimum average requirement: Brock University will use the better of the two mathematics grades to calculate an admission average (in cases where an applicant expects to complete more than six 4U or 4M credits).  
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BHL Child Health BA Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U), Biology (SBI4U). Strongly recommended subject: one 3U math. BPI Concurrent Bachelor of Physical Education Honours/Bachelor of Education, Intermediate-Senior (Profile Questionnaire required no later than January 23, 2009) Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U), Biology (SBI4U), one 4U math. BPJ Concurrent Bachelor of Physical Education Honours/Bachelor of Education, Junior-Intermediate (Profile Questionnaire required no later than January 23, 2009) Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U), Biology (SBI4U), one 4U math. BAH Community Health BA Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U), one of Biology (SBI4U) or Chemistry (SCH4U). Strongly recommended subjects: 12M Science (SNC4M) or Exercise Science (PSE4U), one 3U math. BSH Health Sciences BSc Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U), Biology (SBI4U), Chemistry (SCH4U) (min. 70%), one 4U math (MDM4U preferred). Strongly recommended subject: Exercise Science (PSE4U). BPK Kinesiology BKin Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U), Biology (SBI4U), one 4U math. Strongly recommended subject: Exercise Science (PSE4U). BSK Kinesiology BSc Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U), Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min.70%) or Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min. 70%), Biology (SBI4U), Chemistry (SCH4U) (min. 70%). Strongly recommended subject: Physics (SPH4U). BSN Nursing BScN Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U) (min.70%), Biology (SBI4U) (min.70%), Chemistry (SCH4U) (min.70%). Strongly recommended subject: One 4U math. Nursing BScN Collaborative Program with Loyalist College Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U) (min.70%), Biology (SBI4U) (min.70%), Chemistry (SCH4U) (min.70%). Strongly recommended subject: One 4U math. BP Physical Education BPhEd Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U), Biology (SBI4U), one 4U math. Strongly recommended subject: Exercise Science (PSE4U). BPU Public Health BA Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U), one of Biology (SBI4U) or Chemistry (SCH4U). Strongly recommended subjects: 12M Science (SNC4M) or Exercise Science (PSE4U), one 3U math. BW Recreation and Leisure Studies BRLS Required 4U Subject: English (ENG4U). BSM Sport Management BSM Required 4U Subject: English (ENG4U).  
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BK Accounting BAcc, Accounting BAcc Co-op Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U), two 4U maths. BN Business Administration BBA, Business Administration BBA Co-op Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U), two 4U maths.  
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BII Concurrent Bachelor of Science Honours/Bachelor of Education, Intermediate-Senior Students admitted directly from secondary school. Majors in Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Computer Science, Physical Geography, Mathematics and Physics. Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Physics Majors: Required 4U Subject(s): English (ENG4U), Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min.70%) or Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min.70%), Chemistry (SCH4U) (min. 70%), one from Biology (SBI4U), Physics (SPH4U), Earth and Space Science (SES4U), a second 4U math. Strongly recommended subjects: Chemistry major - a second 4U math; Physics major - Physics (SPH4U). For teaching at the Intermediate/Senior level (grades 7-12). Profile Questionnaire required by January 23, 2009. Computer Science majors Required 4U Subject(s): English (ENG4U), Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min.70%) or Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min.70%). Strongly recommended subject: 1CS4M.For teaching at the Intermediate/Senior level (grades 7-12). Profile Questionnaire required by January 23, 2009. Mathematics majors: Required 4U Subject(s): English (ENG4U), Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min.70%), and Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min.70%). For teaching at the Intermediate/Senior level (grades 7-12). Profile Questionnaire required by January 23, 2009. Physical Geography majors: Required 4U Subject(s): English (ENG4U), Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min.70%) or Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min.70%), one from Biology (SBI4U), Physics (SPH4U), Chemistry (SCH4U), or Earth and Space Science (SES4U). Strongly recommended: Chemistry (SCH4U) (min. 70%). For teaching at the Intermediate/Senior level (grades 7-12). Profile Questionnaire required by January 23, 2009. BAI Concurrent Bachelor of Arts Honours/ Bachelor of Education, Intermediate-Senior Students admitted directly from secondary school. Majors in Dramatic Arts, English, French, Geography, History and Visual Arts. Required 4U Subject(s): English (ENG4U), one 4U math. French majors: English (ENG4U), one 4U math, and one of FSF4U, FEF4U or FIF4U. For teaching at the Intermediate/Senior level (grades 7-12). Profile Questionnaire required by January 23, 2009. BPI Concurrent Bachelor of Physical Education Honours/Bachelor of Education, Intermediate-Senior Students admitted directly from secondary school. Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U), Biology (SBI4U), one 4U math. For teaching at the Intermediate/Senior level (grades 7-12). Profile Questionnaire required by January 23, 2009. BIJ Concurrent Bachelor of Science Integrated Studies Honours/Bachelor of Education, Junior-Intermediate Students admitted directly from secondary school. Teachable subjects include Geography, Mathematics and General Science. Required 4U Subject(s): English (ENG4U), Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min.70%) or Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min.70%). Applicants should consider additional prerequisite requirements for intended teachable subjects. For teaching at the Junior/Intermediate level (grades 4-10). Profile Questionnaire required by January 23, 2009. BAJ Concurrent Bachelor of Arts Integrated Studies Honours/Bachelor of Education, Junior-Intermediate Students admitted directly from secondary school. Teachable subjects include Dramatic Arts, English, French, Geography, History, Mathematics, Music-Vocal, Physical and Health Education, Science-General, Visual Arts. Required 4U Subject(s): English (ENG4U), one 4U math. For teaching at the Junior/Intermediate level (grades 4-10). Profile Questionnaire required by January 23, 2009. BPJ Concurrent Bachelor of Physical Education Honours/Bachelor of Education, Junior-Intermediate Students admitted directly from secondary school. Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U), Biology (SBI4U), one 4U math. For teaching at the Junior-Intermediate level (grades 4-10). Profile Questionnaire required by January 23, 2009. BDP Concurrent Bachelor of Arts Child and Youth Studies Honours/Bachelor of Education, Primary-Junior Students admitted directly from secondary school. Required 4U Subject(s): English (ENG4U), one 4U math (Mathematics of Data Management - MDM4U preferred). For teaching at the Primary-Junior level (grades K-6). Profile Questionnaire required by January 23, 2009.  
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BAL Applied Linguistics BA Required 4U Subject: English (ENG4U). Strongly recommended subjects for majors in Hearing Sciences or Speech and Language Sciences: Two from Biology (SBI4U), Chemistry (SCH4U), Physics (SPH4U), Mathematics of Data Management (MDM4U). Strongly recommended subjects for majors in Applied Linguistics or TESL: One from 4U history, 4U philosophy, 4U classical studies, or 4U international language. BL Canadian Studies BA Required 4U Subject: English (ENG4U). Strongly recommended subjects: One from 4U history, 4U philosophy, 4U classical studies, or 4U international language. BQ Classics BA Required 4U Subjects: English (ENG4U). Strongly recommended subjects: One from 4U history, 4U philosophy, 4U classical studies, or 4U international language. BAI Concurrent Bachelor of Arts Honours/ Bachelor of Education, Intermediate-Senior (Profile Questionnaire required no later than January 23, 2009) Required 4U Subject(s): English (ENG4U), one 4U math. French majors: English (ENG4U), one 4U math, and one of FSF4U, FEF4U or FIF4U. BAJ Concurrent Bachelor of Arts Integrated Studies Honours/Bachelor of Education, Junior-Intermediate (Profile Questionnaire required no later than January 23, 2009) Required 4U Subject(s): English (ENG4U), one 4U math. BT Dramatic Arts BA, Dramatic Arts BA Co-op Required 4U Subject: English (ENG4U). Strongly recommended subject: ADA4M. BEN English Language and Literature BA Required 4U Subject: English (ENG4U). Strongly recommended subjects: One from 4U history, 4U philosophy, 4U classical studies, or 4U international language. BZ Great Books/Liberal Studies BA Required 4U Subjects English (ENG4U). Strongly recommended subjects: One from 4U history, 4U philosophy, 4U classical studies, or 4U international language. BHI History BA Required 4U Subject: English (ENG4U). Strongly recommended subjects: One from 4U history, 4U philosophy, 4U classical studies, or 4U international language. BHU Humanities General Studies BA Required 4U Subject: English (ENG4U). Strongly recommended subjects: One from 4U history, 4U philosophy, 4U classical studies, or 4U international language. BIS Interactive Arts and Science Required 4U Subject: English (ENG4U). Strongly recommended subjects: One from 4U history, 4U philosophy, 4U classical studies, or 4U international language. BMR Medieval and Renaissance Studies BA Required 4U Subject: English (ENG4U). Strongly recommended subjects: One from 4U history, 4U philosophy, 4U classical studies, or 4U international language. BLA Modern Languages BA (French, Italian, Spanish) Required 4U Subject: English (ENG4U). Strongly recommended subjects: One from 4U history, 4U philosophy, 4U classical studies, or 4U international language. BM Music BA Required 4U Subject(s): English (ENG4U). Theory placement test (Royal Conservatory Grade II level) and aural skills test must be passed. Audition required for Applied Music. Strongly recommended subjects: One from 4U history, 4U philosophy, 4U classical studies, or 4U international language. BPH Philosophy BA Required 4U Subject: English (ENG4U). Strongly recommended subjects: One from 4U history, 4U philosophy, 4U classical studies, or 4U international language. BAC Studies in Arts and Culture BA Required 4U Subject: English (ENG4U). Strongly recommended subjects: One from 4U history, 4U philosophy, 4U classical studies, or 4U international language. BR Visual Arts BA Required 4U Subject: English (ENG4U). Strongly recommended subjects: One from 4U history, 4U philosophy, 4U classical studies, or 4U international language.  
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BCH Biochemistry BSc, Biochemistry BSc Co-op Required 4U Subject(s): Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min.70%) or Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min.70%), Chemistry (SCH4U) (min.70%), two from Biology (SBI4U), Physics (SPH4U), Earth and Space Science (SES4U), a second 4U math or English (ENG4U). Strongly recommended subjects: English (ENG4U), a second 4U math. Applicants with 65-69% in Chemistry (SCH4U) will be considered for admission, but will be required to pass a chemistry proficiency test or complete Introductory Chemistry (CHEM 1P00) prior to enrolling in CHEM 1F92. BS Biological Sciences BSc Required 4U Subject(s)s: Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min.70%) or Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min.70%), Chemistry (SCH4U) (min.70%), two from Biology (SBI4U), Physics (SPH4U), Earth and Space Science (SES4U), a second 4U math or English (ENG4U). Strongly recommended subject: English (ENG4U). Applicants with 65-69% in Chemistry (SCH4U) will be considered for admission, but will be required to pass a chemistry proficiency test or complete Introductory Chemistry (CHEM 1P00) prior to enrolling in CHEM 1F92. BIM Biomedical Sciences BSc Required 4U Subject(s): Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min.70%) or Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min.70%), Chemistry (SCH4U) (min.70%), two from Biology (SBI4U), Physics (SPH4U), Earth and Space Science (SES4U), a second 4U math or English (ENG4U). Strongly recommended subject: English (ENG4U). Applicants with 65-69% in Chemistry (SCH4U) will be considered for admission, but will be required to pass a chemistry proficiency test or complete Introductory Chemistry (CHEM 1P00) prior to enrolling in CHEM 1F92. BBP Biophysics BSc Required 4U Subject(s): Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min.70% ) or Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min.70%), Chemistry (SCH4U) (min.70%), two from Biology (SBI4U), Physics (SPH4U), Earth and Space Science (SES4U), a second 4U math or English (ENG4U). Strongly recommended subjects: English (ENG4U), Physics (SPH4U). Applicants with 65-69% in Chemistry (SCH4U) will be considered for admission, but will be required to pass a chemistry proficiency test or complete Introductory Chemistry (CHEM 1P00) prior to enrolling in CHEM 1F92. BIT Biotechnology BSc, Biotechnology BSc Co-op Required 4U Subject(s): Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min.70%) or Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min.70%), Chemistry (SCH4U) (min.70%), two from Biology (SBI4U), Physics (SPH4U), Earth and Space Science (SES4U), a second 4U math or English (ENG4U). Strongly recommended subject: English (ENG4U). Applicants with 65-69% in Chemistry (SCH4U) will be considered for admission, but will be required to pass a chemistry proficiency test or complete Introductory Chemistry (CHEM 1P00) prior to enrolling in CHEM 1F92. BTB Biotechnology with Introductory Business BSc Required 4U Subject(s): Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min.70%) or Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min.70%), Chemistry (SCH4U) (min.70%), two from Biology (SBI4U), Physics (SPH4U), Earth and Space Science (SES4U), a second 4U math or English (ENG4U). Strongly recommended subject: English (ENG4U). Applicants with 65-69% in Chemistry (SCH4U) will be considered for admission, but will be required to pass a chemistry proficiency test or complete Introductory Chemistry prior to enrolling in CHEM 1F92. BJC Chemistry BSc, Chemistry BSc Co-op Required 4U Subject(s): Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min.70%) or Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min.70%), Chemistry (SCH4U) (min.70%), two from Biology (SBI4U), Physics (SPH4U), Earth and Space Science (SES4U), a second 4U math or English (ENG4U). Strongly recommended subjects: English (ENG4U), a second 4U math. Applicants with 65-69% in Chemistry (SCH4U) will be considered for admission, but will be required to pass a chemistry proficiency test or complete Introductory Chemistry (CHEM 1P00) prior to enrolling in CHEM 1F92. BX Earth Sciences BSc, Earth Sciences BSc Co-op Required 4U Subject(s): Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min.70%) or Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min.70%), Chemistry (SCH4U) (min.70%), two from Biology (SBI4U), Physics (SPH4U), Earth and Space Science (SES4U), a second 4U math or English (ENG4U). Strongly recommended subject: English (ENG4U). Applicants with 65-69% in Chemistry (SCH4U) will be considered for admission, but will be required to pass a chemistry proficiency test or complete Introductory Chemistry (CHEM 1P00) prior to enrolling in CHEM 1F92. BEG Environmental Geoscience BSc, Environmental Geoscience BSc Co-op Required 4U Subject(s): Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min.70%) or Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min.70%), Chemistry (SCH4U) (min.70%), two from Biology (SBI4U), Physics (SPH4U), Earth and Space Science (SES4U), a second 4U math or English (ENG4U). Strongly recommended subject: English (ENG4U). Applicants with 65-69% in Chemistry (SCH4U) will be considered for admission, but will be required to pass a chemistry proficiency test or complete Introductory Chemistry (CHEM 1P00) prior to enrolling in CHEM 1F92. BIN Neuroscience BSc, Neuroscience BSc Co-op Required 4U Subject(s): Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min.70%) or Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min.70%), Chemistry (SCH4U) (min.70%), two from Biology (SBI4U), Physics (SPH4U), Earth and Space Science (SES4U), a second 4U math or English (ENG4U). Strongly recommended subject: English (ENG4U). Applicants with 65-69% in Chemistry (SCH4U) will be considered for admission, but will be required to pass a chemistry proficiency test or complete Introductory Chemistry (CHEM 1P00) prior to enrolling in CHEM 1F92. BOV Oenology and Viticulture BSc (Co-op only) Required 4U Subject(s): Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min.70%) or Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min.70%), Chemistry (SCH4U) (min.70%), two from Biology (SBI4U), Physics (SPH4U), Earth and Space Science (SES4U), a second 4U math or English (ENG4U). Strongly recommended subjects: English (ENG4U). Applicants with 65-69% in Chemistry (SCH4U) will be considered for admission, but will be required to pass a chemistry proficiency test or complete Introductory Chemistry (CHEM 1P00) prior to enrolling in CHEM 1F92. BJP Physics BSc, Physics BSc Co-op Required 4U Subject(s): Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min.70%) or Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min.70%), Chemistry (SCH4U) (min.70%), two from Biology (SBI4U), Physics (SPH4U), Earth and Space Science (SES4U), a second 4U math or English (ENG4U). Strongly recommended subjects: English (ENG4U), Physics (SPH4U). Applicants with 65-69% in Chemistry (SCH4U) will be considered for admission, but will be required to pass a chemistry proficiency test or complete Introductory Chemistry (CHEM 1P00) prior to enrolling in CHEM 1F92. BG Computer Science BSc, Computer Science BSc Co-op Required 4U Subject(s): English (ENG4U), Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min.70%) or Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min.70%). Strongly recommended subject: Computer and Information Sciences (ICS4M). BHG Computer Science and Mathematics BSc (Co-op only) Required 4U Subject(s): English (ENG4U), Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min.75%), Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min.75%). Strongly recommended subject: Computer and Information Sciences (ICS4M). BCB Computing and Business BCB, Computing and Business BCB Co-op Required 4U Subject(s): English (ENG4U), Advanced Functions (MHF4U), a second 4U math (min. 75% between two math). Strongly recommended subject: Computer and Information Sciences (ICS4M). BGN Computing and Network Communications BSc (Co-op only) Required 4U Subject(s): English (ENG4U), Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min.70%) or Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min. 70%). Strongly recommended subject: Computer and Information Sciences (ICS4M). BSC Computing and Solid State Device Technology BSc, Computing and Solid State Device Technology BSc Co-op Required 4U Subject(s): English (ENG4U), Physics (SPH4U), Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min.70%) or Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min. 70%) BII Concurrent Bachelor of Science Honours/Bachelor of Education, Intermediate-Senior (Profile Questionnaire required no later than January 23, 2009) Biological Sciences, Chemistry, Physics Majors: Required 4U Subject(s): English (ENG4U), Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min.70%) or Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min.70%), Chemistry (SCH4U) (min. 70%), one from Biology (SBI4U), Physics (SPH4U), Earth and Space Science (SES4U), a second 4U math. Strongly recommended subjects: Chemistry major - a second 4U math; Physics major - Physics (SPH4U). Computer Science majors Required 4U Subject(s): English (ENG4U), Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min.70%) or Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min.70%). Strongly recommended subject: 1CS4M. Mathematics majors: Required 4U Subject(s): English (ENG4U), Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min.70%), and Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min.70%). Physical Geography majors: Required 4U Subject(s): English (ENG4U), Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min.70%) or Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min.70%), one from Biology (SBI4U), Physics (SPH4U), Chemistry (SCH4U), or Earth and Space Science (SES4U). Strongly recommended: Chemistry (SCH4U) (min. 70%). BIJ Concurrent Bachelor of Science Integrated Studies Honours/Bachelor of Education, Junior-Intermediate (Profile Questionnaire required no later than January 23, 2009) Required 4U Subject(s): English (ENG4U), Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min.70%) or Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min.70%). Applicants should consider additional prerequisite requirements for intended teachable subjects. BH Mathematics BSc (MICA) Required 4U Subject(s): Advanced Functions (MHF4U), Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min. 75% in each math). Strongly recommended subject: English (ENG4U). BO Physical Geography BSc, Physical Geography BSc Co-op Required 4U Subject(s): Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min.70%) or Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min. 70%), one from Biology (SBI4U), Physics (SPH4U), Chemistry (SCH4U), or Earth and Space Science (SES4U). Strongly recommended subject: English (ENG4U). BI Science General Studies BSc Required 4U Subject(s): Chemistry (SCH4U) (min. 70%), Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min.70%) or Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min. 70%). Strongly recommended subject: English (ENG4U).  
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BE Business Economics BBE, Business Economics BBE Co-op Required 4U Subject(s): English (ENG4U), Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min. 65%) or Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min. 65%). BD Child and Youth Studies BA Required 4U Subject: English (ENG4U). Strongly recommended subject: One 4U math (MDM4U preferred). BU Communications Studies BA Required 4U Subject: English (ENG4U). BDP Concurrent Bachelor of Arts Child and Youth Studies Honours/Bachelor of Education, Primary-Junior (Profile Questionnaire required no later than January 23, 2009) Required 4U Subject(s): English (ENG4U), one 4U math (Mathematics of Data Management - MDM4U preferred). BDC Distinct and Diverse Communities Required 4U Subject: English (ENG4U) BEC Economics BA, Economics BA Co-op Required 4U Subject(s): English (ENG4U), Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min.65%) or Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min. 65%). BF Film Studies BA Required 4U Subject: English (ENG4U). BGE Human Geography BA, Human Geography BA Co-op Required 4U Subject: English (ENG4U). BIP International Political Economy BA Required 4U Subject(s): English (ENG4U), Advanced Functions (MHF4U) (min.65%) or Calculus and Vectors (MCV4U)* (min. 65%) BLB Labour Studies BA Required 4U Subject: English (ENG4U). BPO Political Science BA, Political Science BA Co-op Required 4U Subject: English (ENG4U). BPC Popular Culture BA Required 4U Subject:English (ENG4U). BPY Psychology BA, Psychology BA Co-op Required 4U Subject: English (ENG4U). Strongly recommended subject: One 4U math (MDM4U preferred). BSS Social Sciences General Studies BA Required 4U Subject: English (ENG4U). BSO Sociology BA Required 4U Subject: English (ENG4U). BTV Tourism and Environment BA Required 4U Subject: English (ENG4U). BWS Women's Studies BA Required 4U Subject: English (ENG4U).  
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