Pathway Summary


Pathway ID
Pathway Title
Environmental Technology to Environmental and Resource Science
Pathway Last Updated

Sending Institution Information

Sending Institution
Fleming College
Science and Engineering Technology
Program Area
Energy, Environment, Natural Resources
Program Title
Environmental Technology

Receiving Institution Information

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

Contact Procedures

Liaison Office
Trent University


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 Fleming College's Environmental Technology Advanced Diploma program;
- a minimum overall average of 75%.

Credit transfer

Students will be granted 10.0 transfer credits, including:

  • 0.5 ERSC 1010H - Environmental science and sustainability
  • 0.5 ERSC 1020H - Cases in environment and sustainability
  • 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-CAST 2520H - Natural resource management: Theory and comparative cases
  • 0.5 ERST-CAST 2525H - Critical environmental thinking: Political economy and policy process
  • 0.5 ERSC 3551H - Pollution ecology
  • 1.0 unassigned Biology credit at the 1000 level
  • 2.0 unassigned Environmental and Resource Science credits at the 3000 level
  • 0.5 unassigned Math credit at the 1000 level
  • 2.0 unassigned Science credits at the 1000 level
  • 0.5 unassigned Science credit at the 2000 level

Refer to the most recent version of the Undergraduate Academic Calendar for course descriptions:

Credits that must be achieved at the receiving institution

Students must complete the following credits:

  • ERSC-GEOG-BIOL 2080H - Natural Science Statistics
  • ERST 3000H - Environmental Professional Practice
  • 2.5 Environmental and Resource Science credits from Category A
  • 1.0 Environmental Science/Studies credit from Category B
  • 0.5 Environmental Science/Studies credit from Category D
  • 0.5 Math credit
  • 0.5 credit from the Approved Indigenous Course List
  • 4.0 elective credits

*NOTE: For elective and other choice credits, at least 1.5 must be science credits, a minimum of 3.5 must be completed at the 3000 level or above, and no more than 3.0 credits are permitted at the 1000 level. Students interested in pursuing a Bachelor of Arts (Honours) in Environmental and Resource Studies are referred to the Academic Calendar for degree 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.

Anticipated normal schedule of student progression

Two years

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

Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Environmental and Resource Science

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