Geography - Specialist (Science)

Description

The Geography BSc offers a broad perspective on physical geography. In-depth studies include climatology, hydrology and ecosystems, with possible specialization in biogeochemistry, glaciology, landscape ecology, natural resources and urban climate. Students enrolled in the specialist Geography Science program are required to complete a minimum of eight field days over the course of their program. Field days may be accumulated either through a geography field course and/or through geography courses with field day components as indicated in course descriptions.

Enrolment Requirements:

Limited Enrolment — Enrolment in this program is limited to students who have completed GGR111H5 and GGR112H5 (formally GGR117Y5) and a Cumulative Grade Point of 2.7 (B-) in 2nd year program courses.

Completion Requirements:

Within an Honours degree, 12.0 credits and 8 Field Days are required.

First Year: 3.0 credits:

Second Year: 3.0 credits:

Third Year: 4.5 credits:

Fourth Year: 1.5 credit:

Field Days:

8 days Eight days accumulated either through a geography field course or through geography courses with field day components as indicated in course descriptions.

ROP/Project courses: Maximum 2.0 credits

Students may take no more than 2.0 credits combined in ROP, individual project courses, or thesis courses at the 300/400 level for credit toward a Geography Specialist program.

POSt Code
ERSPE2070