What am I going to learn?
I will learn about:
- Relationships between environmental constraints and sustainable development
- Prairie agriculture
- Laboratory analysis of soil and water samples
What experiences will I have?
- I will gain practical field experience in prairie environments.
- I will gain practical field experience in Boreal forest environments.
- I will learn and practice laboratory analysis and computer-based interpretation.
- I will complete / participate in / gain practical experience in managing the effects of western Canadian natural resource sector on our soil resources.
What can I do with this after I graduate?
- I can use this degree to obtain a career in the agricultural sector, agronomic practice, or environmental consulting
- I can become a professional agrologist, after graduation.
What lens will I use to see the world?
- I will be a professional agrologist who has expertise in environmental remediation and soil reclamation
- I will be interested in restoring and reclaiming contaminated sites, minimizing the effects of industry on soil resources, and choosing sustainable approaches to agriculture.
Looking for more?
- Admission requirements, sample classes and more information about this program
- Degree and course requirements
- Information about the College of Agriculture and Bioresources and its Undergraduate Programs (see Environment and Ecology Tab)
- Tuition and student fee estimates by College
- Scholarships and bursaries
- Looking for something to help ease your transition into university? Consider a Learning Community.
- For Aboriginal students with an interest in accessing STEM Degrees learn more about the ASAP STEM Pathways program
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