Develop the lab skills required to work as a technologist in the scientific arena.
Consider this program if you want to work as a laboratory technologist in an industrial, government or commercial laboratory.
This program provides you with the applied skills required to succeed in a wide variety of professional scientific work environments. The course work emphasizes the application of standard and specialized laboratory techniques across scientific disciplines, ensuring you receive practical, job-ready experience. You will learn specialized skills in immunology, molecular biology, tissue culture and instrumentation.
In addition, the co-operative education component integrates related on-the-job training with classroom theory by alternating periods of paid employment and academic study.
Graduates find employment as technologists in many fields, including chemical analysis, research, quality assurance, pharmaceuticals and biotechnology.
Prior to starting the program, you will be invited to attend a program overview information session.