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Indigenous Environmental Science / Studies

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School of the Environment

Indigenous Environmental Science / Studies

Bachelor of Science in Indigenous Environmental Science

In addition to the program requirements listed below, students must satisfy the University degree requirements:

  • IESS 3634H, IESS 4630H, INDG 4050H, and an Indigenous language course are recommended for the degree.
  • There is no option to pursue a joint-major in Indigenous Environmental Studies/Science and Indigenous Studies or a joint-major in Indigenous Environmental Studies/Science and Environmental & Resource Science/Studies.

The single-major Honours program. 20.0 credits including the following 11.0 credits:

  • 5.5 IESS credits consisting of IESS 1001H, 2601Y, 3631H and 3632H (or 3630Y), 3730Y, 4730Y, and 4740Y
  • 1.0 ERSC credit consisting of ERSC 1010H and 1020H (or 1000Y)
  • 1.0 INDG credit consisting of INDG 1000Y 
  • 0.5 credit from BIOL 1020H, GEOG 1040H, or ANTH 1010H
  • 2.0 credits from ERSC 2220H, ERSC 2230H, ERSC 2240H, BIOL-ERSC 2260H, or GEOG-BIOL-ERSC 2080H
  • 1.0 ERSC credit at the 3000 level or beyond in addition to the above
  • 14.0 science credits are required for the Honours degree, including 1.0 MATH credit

The joint-major Honours program. 20.0 credits including the following 8.0 credits:

  • 4.5 IESS credits consisting of IESS 1001H, 2601Y, 3631H and 3632H (or 3630Y), 3730Y, and 4740Y
  • 1.0 ERSC credit consisting of ERSC 1010H and 1020H (or 1000Y)
  • 1.0 INDG credit consisting of INDG 1000Y
  • 0.5 credit from BIOL 1020H, GEOG 1040H, or ANTH 1010H
  • 1.0 credit from ERSC 2220H, ERSC 2230H, ERSC 2240H, or BIOL-ERSC 2260H
  • 14.0 science credits are required for the Honours degree, including 1.0 MATH credit

The single-major General program. 15.0 credits including the following 8.0 credits:

  • 4.5 IESS credits consisting of IESS 1001H, 2601Y, 3631H and 3632H (or 3630Y), 3730Y, and 4740Y
  • 1.0 ERSC credit consisting of ERSC 1010H and 1020H (or 1000Y)
  • 1.0 INDG credit consisting of INDG 1000Y
  • 0.5 credit from BIOL 1020H, GEOG 1040H, or ANTH 1010H
  • 1.0 credit from ERSC 2220H, ERSC 2230H, ERSC 2240H, BIOL-ERSC 2260H, or GEOG-BIOL-ERSC 2080H
  • 11.0 science credits are required for the General degree, including 1.0 MATH credit

The joint-major General program. 15.0 credits including the following 6.0 credits:

  • 3.5 IESS credits consisting of IESS 1001H, 2601Y, 3631H and 3632H (or 3630Y), and 3730Y
  • 1.0 ERSC credit consisting of ERSC 1010H and 1020H (or 1000Y)
  • 1.0 INDG credit consisting of INDG 1000Y
  • 0.5 credit from BIOL 1020H, BIOL-ERSC 2260H, GEOG 1040H, ANTH 1010H, ERSC 2220H, ERSC 2230H, or ERSC 2240H
  • 11.0 science credits are required for the General
  • degree, including 1.0 MATH credit 

For additional details go to the current Academic Calendar