Honours Bachelor of Science in Applied Life Sciences Degree with Biotechnology - Health Diploma Get your degree and diploma in just four years! Prepare for a career in biotechnology, forensics, diagnostic laboratories and the health sector.

General information

8 Semesters (4 Years)
Honours Bachelor of Science Degree, Biotechnology - Health Diploma

Intake information

Start date Campus
Fall 2018 Barrie or Orillia, TBD

Program description

This interdisciplinary degree-diploma combination is offered by Lakehead University and Georgian College. Upon completion, you will receive both an Honours Bachelor of Science Degree in Applied Life Sciences from Lakehead University and the Biotechnology Diploma from Georgian College.

The degree-diploma combination focuses on the study of living organisms at the bio-molecular (or cellular) level. This program blends theories and practices from Anthropology, Biology, Chemistry and Physics with hands-on learning through laboratory courses, application of experimental techniques and use of scientific equipment. Students will explore diverse topics in order to understand the extent of biological diversity at the molecular level and develop critical thinking skills with respect to modern life science. These topics include cell biology, genetics, microbiology, biochemistry, physiology and pharmacology.

Our focus on the practical application of your skills provides you with valuable laboratory and data analysis training, as well as experience working as part of an interprofessional team. As a graduate, you will be well prepared for a career in a biomedical field.

Pending final approval.

NOTE: Use the code AMB when applying to the program through OUAC.

Admission information

Admission requirements

Program Specific Requirements for Ontario High-School Students: Grade 12 U English, Grade 12 U Advanced Functions, two credits from: Grade 12 U Chemistry, Grade 12 U Physics, Grade 12 U Biology, Grade 12 U Earth & Space Science, Grade 12 U Calculus & Vectors or Grade 12 U Math of Data Management and two additional Grade 12 U or M credits

For more information, please visit Lakehead University at http://www.lakeheadu.ca/future-students/admissions

Admission details

This program is offered in partnership with Lakehead University.