This credential is awarded in recognition of a substantial course profile in science taken at KPU. There is no recognition of a Diploma of Science with respect to transferring to a receiving institution other than transfer credit on a course-by-course basis.
Faculty's website: kpu.ca/science
Department's website: kpu.ca/science/programs-offered
Students pursuing a Diploma in Science must be admitted to the Faculty of Science & Horticulture.
60 credits in 1100- and 2000-level courses with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.00 in the courses that fulfill the requirements of the Diploma, including:
|Select two of the following with at least one course in Calculus:||6|
|Calculus for Life Sciences I|
|Calculus for Life Sciences II|
|Select 20 credits of 1100- or 1200-level courses in at least two of the following disciplines: Biology, Chemistry, Physics||20|
|Select 2 courses at the 2000-level or higher in BIOL, CHEM, PHYS or MATH 1||6-8|
excluding MATH 2341
Note: Students should be careful to choose their remaining credits according to program requirements at the university, or institute of technology where they wish to complete their Degree.
Upon successful completion of this program, students are eligible to receive a Diploma in Science.
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