Academic Calendar - 2021

Western University Academic Calendar. - 2021

Western Main Campus

Specialization SPECIALIZATION IN GEOLOGY – For Professional Registration
Faculty of Science - Earth Sciences

This module is designed to meet the minimum geoscience knowledge requirements for Professional Registration as a licensed geoscientist in Canada as set by the Association of Professional Geoscientists of Ontario (APGO) and the Canadian Council of Professional Geoscientists (CCPG).

Admission Requirements

Completion of Western’s first year requirements and no mark below 60% in any of the 3.0 principal courses:

3.0 Principal Courses:

0.5 course: Chemistry 1301A/B.
0.5 course from: Physics 1028A/B, Physics 1301A/B, Physics 1401A/B, Physics 1501A/B.
1.0 course from: Chemistry 1302A/B, any one of (Physics 1029A/B, Physics 1302A/B, Physics 1402A/B, Physics 1502A/B), any one of (Biology 1001A, Biology 1002B, Biology 1201A, Biology 1202B).
0.5 course from: Calculus 1000A/B, Calculus 1500A/B, Mathematics 1225A/B.
0.5 course from: Earth Sciences 1022A/B, Earth Sciences 1023A/B, Earth Sciences 1070A/B, Earth Sciences 1081A/B, Earth Sciences 1083F/G.

*1.0 additional course from:

Applied Mathematics 1201A/B, Biology 1001A, Biology 1002B, Biology 1201A, Biology 1202B, Calculus 1301A/B, Calculus 1501A/B, Chemistry 1302A/B, Computer Science 1025A/B, Computer Science 1026A/B, Computer Science 1027A/B, Mathematics 1228A/B, Mathematics 1229A/B, Mathematics 1600A/B, Physics 1029A/B, Physics 1302A/B, Physics 1402A/B, Physics 1502A/B, Statistical Sciences 1023A/B, Statistical Sciences 1024A/B, Earth Sciences 2222A/B, Geography 2210A/B.

*This requirement should be completed by the end of the student’s second year.

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