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Bachelor of Applied Science - Conservation Enforcement
Program Type Applied
Credential Type Degree
Length 4 Years
- Part Time Only
- Cooperative Education
- Continuing Education
- Distance Learning Available
Academic Requirements: Students who have completed a Natural Resource Compliance Diploma from Lethbridge College will be accepted directly into the Conservation Enforcement - Bachelor of Applied Science. A minimum GPA of 2.50 or equivalent is required for admission.
Transfer students are required to have a diploma in natural resource management or equivalent, or a related bachelor’s degree in an area such as resource management, biology, environmental studies or a similar area of study. Transfer students with related credentials will be accepted into the program after being assessed on an individual basis to determine whether they are required to take bridging courses to meet degree outcomes. A minimum GPA of 2.50 or equivalent is required for admission.
Supplies for Field Studies: Students on field studies are expected to provide their own equipment and supplies. This includes:
- warm sleeping bag, ground sheet and pad
- tent may be required (notification will be given at orientation)
- back pack for gear
- adequate clothing for cold/wet weather, hiking boots, work gloves
- cooking and eating gear (may be shared)
- digital camera (standard feature)
- orienteering compass
- field equipment vest (recommended)
- “write-in-the-rain” treated field notebook/surveyors book
- water bottle
- safety glasses (3rd year)
- 30 cm metric steel ruler
Other Required Supplies:
Available from Lethbridge College Bookstore:
- Lab coat, safety glasses, Douglas protractor, “write-in-the-rain” treated field notebook/surveyors book, 16X hand lens, dissection kit, metric triangular scale with 1:20, 1:25, 1:50, 1:75, 1:100 and 1:125 graduations.
- Nexus Type 115 or Silva Ranger compass (with declination adjustment screw), clipboard, 4 GB or higher USB memory stick, chest waders, scientific calculator ($15 - $30 range), 12 or more colored pencils (pencil crayons), binoculars (8 X 40 or 10 X 50 magnification), 30 cm metric steel ruler.
One course is available online, as identified in the calendar by (OL) after the course title.
New third-year students, or transfer students with advance standing through completion of a related diploma, are accepted into the program in September of each year for on-campus study.
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Transfer(s) available outside of Transfer Alberta: Not available
Updated August 14, 2018. The information contained in this profile is current as of the date shown.
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