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Interdisciplinary Science

Overview

The School of Interdisciplinary Science brings together three unique, interdisciplinary programs: Honours Integrated Science (iSci), Honours Life Sciences, and Medical Radiation Sciences.

At the School, we focus on fostering exploration and discovery while emphasizing experiential, collaborative and student-centred learning.

We welcome faculty members and staff from different disciplines and backgrounds, creating a unique, supportive learning environment. The School strives to be a national and international centre for interdisciplinary science education, and an incubator for ways to enhance student learning and help students reach their full potential.

Careers

Biology students develop a range of skills that are easily transferred to a wide range of careers.

Graduates have pursued careers in the following areas:

  • Climate Change
  • Environmental Assessment
  • Environmental Policy
  • Environment and Health
  • Geochemistry
  • Geographic Information Science
  • Hydrology
  • Mineral Exploration
  • Petroleum Exploration
  • Sustainability
  • Urban Planning

Areas of Research

Level 2 Programs

Familiarize yourself with some of the Level 2 Programs offered by the School of Interdisciplinary Science.

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Honours Life Sciences

Sensory Motor Systems Specialization

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Honours Life Sciences

Origins of Disease Specialization

Destinations

Virtually Tour the following state-of-the-art labs and facilities of the School of Interdisciplinary Science.

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Integrated Science Lab

General Science Building

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Medical Radiation Science Lab

Institute for Applied Heath Sciences Building

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Living Systems Lab

A.N. Bourns Science Building

Virtual 360 Video