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Science

Faculty: Science & Technology
Department:
Credits: 60.0
Length: Four semesters
Campuses: Coquitlam, New Westminster
Credential: Diploma
Learning Format: Full-time, Part-time
Offered: Fall, Summer, Winter
program overview
The Diploma in Science is granted after the completion of a minimum of 60 university-transfer credits from selected courses. Students planning to transfer to a program of studies at another post-secondary institution should choose their courses according to the requirements of that program.
curriculum framework

Diploma Requirements

1) One first-year university-transfer course from each of three different subject areas from List A.

List A: (first-year courses)

BIOL BIOL 1110, BIOL 1210
CHEM CHEM 1110, CHEM 1210
GEOL GEOL 1120, GEOL 1121, GEOL 1200, GEOL 2201
MATH MATH 1110, MATH 1120, MATH 1125, MATH 1130, MATH 1220, MATH 2230
PHYS PHYS 1107, PHYS 1207 or PHYS 1110, PHYS 1210

2) Additional courses in first-year or second-year university-transfer Science in two or more subject areas from List B.

List B:

MATH 1160 Introduction to Statistics
MATH 1191 Mathematics for Teachers
PHYS 1170 Mechanics of Applied Science
SCIE 1106 Introductory Physical Science
SCIE 1107 Environmental Science
All courses from lists A and C

3) A minimum of three courses in second-year university-transfer Science courses from List C.

List C: (second-year courses)

BIOL BIOL 2300, BIOL 2301, BIOL 2302, BIOL 2321, BIOL 2421
CHEM (organic) CHEM 2321, CHEM 2421
CHEM (physical) CHEM 2310, CHEM 2410
GEOL GEOL 2201, GEOL 2300, GEOL 2320, GEOL 2410, GEOL 2420
MATH MATH 2232, MATH 2321, MATH 2421, MATH 2440

List D:

A minimum of three credits in first-year university-transfer English or Communications.

List E:

A minimum of six credits and a maximum of nine credits from two different subject areas in university-transfer Arts.

career transfer pathways
Students planning to transfer to a program of studies at another post-secondary institution should choose their courses according to the requirements of that program. We recommend you consult with an Academic Advisor.
admission requirements
program cost

You can get an average cost for your program - tuition and student fees, books, uniforms, lab fees etc - on the Program Cost page. 

Only programs approved for student loan funding are listed on the Program Cost page. For all other programs, refer to the Tuition Fee page.

curriculum guidelines

Program Guidelines for previous years are viewable by selecting the version desired. If you took this program and do not see a listing for the starting semester/year of the program, consider the previous version as the applicable version.

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