Summary: Certificate in Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA)
The Faculty of Science proposes to offer a Certificate in Environmental Impact Assessment
for students majoring in environmental areas and wishing to pursue additional training in EIA. This
certificate is also available for students in International Development Studies (IDS) in the Faculty of
Arts and Social Sciences and the College of Sustainability. Completion of the Certificate will be
shown on a student's transcript.
The Certificate requires 4 full credits with a minimum grade of B in all classes for completion in the
1. Required EIA CLASS: BIOL 4001.03 or ENVS 4001.03 or ENVE 4772.03 (0.5 credits) to
be taken in the fourth year.
2. Introductory Class in Science or IDS (Table 1) (minimum of 0.5 credits)
Level Environmental Classes with largely theoretical content from Table 2 (minimum of
Level Methods Classes that provide field, laboratory, statistical, modelling and related
experience from Table 3 (minimum of 0.5 credits)
Level Supplementary Classes in Major and Related Disciplines from Table 4