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Environmental studies

Tra​​​​nsfer from other post-secondary institutions

Students who have graduated from, or are in their last semester of, a two-year Fish and Wildlife Technician Diploma or a two-year Forest Resources Technician Diploma offered by the College of the North Atlantic may apply for advanced standing for admission into the Bachelor of Environment and Sustainability program.

  1. Students can transfer from other post-secondary institutions by applying for admission to the University on or before the deadlines specified in the university diary for the semester in which they intend to be their program. Missed the deadline? Late applications will still be reviewed however, priority is given to those who meet the deadline.
  2. To be eligible for the degree of bachelor of environment and sustainability, graduates of a community college fish and wildlist or forest resources diploma program will be required to complete a minimum of 60 credit hours from Memorial University of Newfoundland. Specific course requirements will be determined on an individual basis at the time of admission.

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check.pngTo be admitted to the Grenfell Campus Bachelor of Environment and Sustainability program, students should select the major you plan to complete, either Environmental Studies or Resources Management, on the undergraduate application for admission/readmission to the  University or on the declaration/change of academic program form.

 

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1.pngTwo-Year CNA Fish and Wildlife Technician Diploma Graduates

Students who have graduated from the two-year Fish and Wildlife Technician Diploma Program offered by the College of the North Atlantic and who are entering the Bachelor of Environment and Sustainability Program will be awarded a total of 60 credit hours towards the 120 credit hour degree program. Students will be required to complete an additional 60 credit hours as outlined below. For more information please refer to Table 2 Bachelor of Environment and Sustainability with Majors in Environmental Studies or Resource Management for Graduates of the Two-Year Fish and Wildlife Technician Diploma Program Offered by the College of the North Atlantic.

Required Courses Major in Environmental Studies Required Courses Major in Resource Management Electives
    • Economics 1010, 3080, 3085
    • 3 credit hours in first year English
    • Environment and Sustainability 1000, 2000, 2001, 2200 or 2201, 3000, 4000, 4010, 4200, 4201, 4950
    • Geography 1050, 3222
    • Political Science 3351 or the former 3550, 3631 or the former 3731
    • Sociology 3040
    • Economics 1010, 3080
    • 3 credit hours in first year English
    • Environment and Sustainability 1000, 2000, 2001, 3000, 3001, 3100, 3101, 4000, 4010, 4100, 4960
    • Environmental Science 4140 (or equivalent field course from Biology, Earth Science or Geography)
    • Geography 1050, 3222
    • Political Science 3631 or the former 3731
3 (Environmental Studies Major) or 6 (Resource Management Major) credit hours in elective courses. Three of these credit hours must be chosen from Art History, Classics, English, History, Humanities, Languages, Philosophy, Religious Studies, Theatre, or Visual Arts.
 

2.pngTwo-Year CNA Forest Resources Technician Diplima Graduates

Students who have graduated from the two-year Forest Resources Technician Diploma Program offered by the College of the North Atlantic and who are entering the Bachelor of Environment and Sustainability Program will be awarded a total of 60 credit hours towards the 120 credit hour degree program. Students will be required to complete an additional 60 credit hours as outlined below. For more information please refer to Table 3 Bachelor of Environment and Sustainability with Majors in Environmental Studies or Resource Management for Graduates of the Two-Year Forest Resources Technician Diploma Program Offered by the College of the North Atlantic.

Required Courses Major in Environmental Studies Required Courses Major in Resource Management Electives
    • Economics 1010, 3080, 3085
    • 3 credit hours in first year English
    • Environment and Sustainability 1000, 2000, 2001, 2200 or 2201, 3000, 4000, 4010, 4200, 4201, 4950
    • Geography 1050, 3222
    • Political Science 3351 or the former 3550, 3631 or the former 3731
    • Sociology 3040
    • Economics 1010, 3080
    • 3 credit hours in first year English
    • Environment and Sustainability 1000, 2000, 2001, 3000, 3001, 3100, 3101, 4000, 4010, 4100, 4960
    • Environmental Science 4140 (or equivalent field course from Biology, Earth Science or Geography)
    • Geography 1050, 3222
    • Political Science 3631 or the former 3731
3 (Environmental Studies Major) or 6 (Resource Management Major) credit hours in elective courses. Three of these credit hours must be chosen from Art History, Classics, English, History, Humanities, Languages, Philosophy, Religious Studies, Theatre, or Visual Arts.

Chair, Environmental Studies

Grenfell Campus, Memorial University of Newfoundland
20 University Drive, Corner Brook, NL
A2H 5G4, Canada

Office: AS387
Phone: (709) 639-2552
Email: gsabau@grenfell.mun.ca