Science and Technology Foundations, Bachelor | Algonquin College | Ottawa, Canada
12 months
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16794 CAD/year
4990 CAD/year
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About

The one-year Science and Technology Foundations program at Algonquin College allows you to explore academic and career opportunities within the fields of applied science and technology, while developing fundamental skills in these areas and preparing you for a well-suited academic and professional pathway.

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Overview

In this Science and Technology Foundations program at Algonquin College , you develop core skills through lectures and practical laboratories, which are common to all areas of applied science and technology, such as critical thinking, problem solving, team work, communication, computer skills, and applied mathematics. You increase your own awareness of industry and career opportunities within the fields of applied science and technology. 

You have an option of selecting two courses relating to either electronics or chemistry to guide possible career choices. You also develop strong academic and career planning skills to support you through the next stages of your studies and into your career.

This science and technology foundations program provides you with an introduction to more advanced programs in these fields, including, but not limited to:

  • Biotechnology - Advanced
  • Water and Wastewater Technician
  • Environmental Technician
  • Electro-Mechanical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering Technology
  • Manufacturing Engineering Technician

Learning Outcomes

The graduate has reliably demonstrated the ability to:

  • Use math skills to solve routine problems related to applied science and technology.
  • Use critical thinking processes and problem-solving techniques to develop systematic approaches in applied science and technology.
  • Communicate using appropriate language, strategies and techniques to convey messages clearly and concisely in applied science and technology environments.
  • Use academic strategies to support success and wellness in lifelong learning and career development.
  • Apply the basic technical skills required to complete a set of procedures in an applied science and technology lab.
  • Apply digital literacy skills at an introductory level for success in applied science and technology.
  • Examine the professional requirements and opportunities in various applied science and technology fields to inform academic and professional goals.
  • Identify and apply discipline-specific practices that contribute to the local and global community through social responsibility, economic commitment and environmental stewardship.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Life Skills for Academic Study
  • Mathematics for Technology 
  • Applied Science for Technology
  • Applied Science for Technology Lab
  • Career Exploration in Science and Technology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Be sure to apply by the Equal Consideration deadline of February 1. You can apply after February 1 and will be considered on a first-come, first-served basis.

Language

English
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
53
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any specific GRE, GMAT or GPA grading score requirements for this programme.

English requirements

PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic
53
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • English, Grade 12 (ENG4C or equivalent)
  • Applicants with international transcripts must provide proof of the subject-specific requirements noted above and may be required to provide proof of language proficiency. Domestic applicants with international transcripts must be evaluated through the International Credential Assessment Service of Canada (ICAS) or World Education Services (WES).
  • IELTS-International English Language Testing Service (Academic) Overall band of 6.0 with a minimum of 5.5 in each band; OR TOEFL-Internet-based (iBT)-overall 80, with a minimum of 20 in each component: Reading 20; Listening 20; Speaking 20; Writing 20; OR Duolingo English Test (DET) Overall 110, minimum of 110 in Literacy and no score below 95.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    16794 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 8397 CAD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    4990 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2495 CAD per semester during 12 months.
National:
  • Semester 2: $2,437
International:
  • Semester 2: $8,588

Living costs for Ottawa

1168 - 1925 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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