Pathway Summary

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Pathway ID
2095
Pathway Title
Environmental Technologist to Bachelor of Science (Honours), Environmental and Resource Science
Pathway Last Updated
2020-07-28

Sending Institution Information

Sending Institution
Loyalist College
Discipline/Division
Science and Engineering Technology
Program Area
Energy, Environment, Natural Resources
Program Title
Environmental Technologist

Receiving Institution Information

Receiving Institution
Trent University
Discipline/Division
Science and Technology
Program Area
Energy, Environment, Natural Resources
Program Title
Environmental and Resource Science

Contact Procedures

​Recruitment and Admissions Office
Trent University
1-888-739-8885
discovertrent@trentu.ca

Pathway Details

Terms for renewal or cancellation

The agreement will be reviewed annually, or sooner in the event of major curriculum changes in either partner’s programs. This agreement may be terminated by either party. In this case, notice of one year is required. In the event of termination of the agreement, every effort will be made to ensure that students currently enrolled in the program will not be affected.

Eligibility for Pathway

To qualify for this agreement, students must have:
- successfully completed Loyalist College's Environmental Technologist Advanced Diploma;
- a minimum overall average of 75%.

Credit transfer

Students will be granted 10.0 credits, including:

  • 1.0 ERSC 1000Y - Introduction to Environmental Science/Studies
  • 0.5 ERSC 2080H - Natural Science Statistics
  • 0.5 ERSC 2220H - Environmental Assessment: Chemical and Laboratory Methods
  • 0.5 ERSC 2230H - Environmental Assessment: Sampling and Analysis
  • 0.5 ERSC 2240H - Ecological Assessment for Natural Resource Management
  • 0.5 ERST 3110H - Environmental Impact Assessment: A Case Study Approach
  • 1.0 ERST 3550Y - Pollution Ecology
  • 0.5 BIOL 1020H - Foundations of Biodiversity
  • 0.5 BIOL 1030H - Foundations of Cellular and Molecular Biology
  • 0.5 BIOL-ERSC 2260H - Introductory Ecology
  • 0.5 CHEM 1000H - Introductory Chemistry I
  • 0.5 CHEM 2100H - Introductory Organic Chemistry I
  • 0.5 CHEM 2400H - Analytical Chemistry
  • 0.5 unassigned Geography credit at the 1000 level
  • 1.0 unassigned Geography credit at the 2000 level
  • 0.5 unassigned Math credit at the 1000 level
  • 0.5 unassigned Science credit at the 1000 level

Refer to the most recent version of the Undergraduate Academic Calendar for course descriptions: http://trentu.ca/calendar

Credits that must be achieved at the receiving institution

  • 0.5 ERST 3000H - Environmental Professional Practice
  • 3.0 additional Environmental and Resource Science from Category A
  • 1.5 additional Environmental and Resource Science/Studies from Category B
  • 0.5 additional Environmental and Resource Science/Studies credit from Category D
  • 4.5 additional credits, including:
    • 0.5 Math credit
    • 0.5 credit from the Approved Indigenous Course List
    • Maximum 3.0 credits at the 1000 level

NOTE: Environmental Science/Studies choice and other elective credits must include at least 4.5 credits at the 3000 level or higher and 1.5 science credits. The above requirements are specified for the Bachelor of Science (Honours) program. Transfer students may also pursue a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Environmental and Resource Studies, or a Bachelor of Science (Honours) or Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Joint-Major degree. Students are referred to the academic calendar and/or departmental advisor to confirm degree completion requirements. 

Degree requirements are subject to change. Refer to the most recent version of the Academic Calendar for course descriptions and degree requirements, which apply to all undergraduate programs. http://trentu.ca/calendar

Anticipated normal schedule of student progression

Two years

Credential(s) to be granted on successful completion of all required components

Bachelor of Science (Honours), Environmental and Resource Science

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