Nội dung khóa học "Bachelor of Science in Environmental Sciences (Environment and Resource Management)"
About this course

What will I learn?

The major focuses on environmental interactions and problem solving by developing an integrated biophysical environment - human environment perspective. In ERM, students will gain knowledge across the natural sciences, an understanding of how they interact, the skills (tools and techniques) needed to support decision making, as well as the methods of management and governance that are critical for environmental decision making. Beginning in first year students learn in the classroom and through hands-on work in labs and in the field. Students are expected to design and conduct experiments and problem solve using state-of-the-art computing and analytical tools. This major provides the knowledge, skills and methods an environmental scientist requires as environmental consultant, environmental manager, environmental and/or resource planner, geographic information systems analyst or to facilitate future graduate work.

Focus on environmental interactions from science and social science perspectives. Learn the tools and techniques to evaluate complex biophysical environmental problems including technical skills like remote sensing and geographic information systems (GIS), effective data collection, analysis and presentation of information – valuable assets in the world of work.

Sample Careers

Community land use planner

Planning design coordinator

Geographic information systems analyst

Environmental consultant

Which department am I in?

College of Social and Applied Human Science

Study options

Full Time(8 semesters)

Tuition fees
CAD$24,299.86 (US$ 18,356) per year
CAN $12,149.93 per each semester (Fall, Winter and Summer)
Start date

6 January 2020

Venue

University of Guelph

50 Stone Road East,

Guelph,

Ontario (ON),

N1G 2W1, Canada

Entry requirements

For international students

The secondary school graduation certificate which would admit a student to an internationally recognized university in his or her home country is normally acceptable for admission to the University of Guelph.

English Proficiency Requirements

International English Language Testing System (IELTS) - Minimum overall score of 6.5 with no band less than 6

Canadian Academic English Language Assessment (CAEL) - Minimum overall band score of 70

Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) Internet-based: minimum total score of 89 with no individual scaled score less than 21

Michigan English Language Assessment Battery (MELAB) - Minimum overall score of 85 and a minimum composition score of 83. In addition, you must present a minimum score on the oral test of three (3)

Pearson Test of English (PTE) - Minimum score of 60 and no score less than 60 for any individual component

Advanced Level of the English Language Certificate Program - Successful completion of the University of Guelph, Open Learning Advanced Level of the English Language Certificate Program (Levels 9 and 10).

Pathways options

Offered by other partners

This university accepts pathways courses from
  • Confederation College
  • Canadore College
  • Durham College
  • Fleming College