A jointly delivered certificate between the Faculty of Science and Faculty of Public Affairs.

The Certificate in Science and Policy is designed to provide students with foundational knowledge about the science-policy interface, and practical skills to analyze and communicate complex science policy and societal issues by bridging the worlds of science and policy.

The Certificate consists of 5.0 undergraduate credits in both the Faculty of Science and Faculty of Public Affairs and is open to undergraduate students from all Faculties.

Certificate in Science and Policy (5.0 credits)

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May be taken following successful completion of a college diploma or equivalent with a minimum average grade of B or concurrently with an Honours degree or Bachelor of Engineering degree, with completion of a minimum of 4.0 credits, and a minimum CGPA of 7.0.

Requirements
1.  1.5 credits in: 1.5
ISAP 2001 [0.5]
Foundations in Critical Inquiry
PAPM 1001 [0.5]
Policy: Analysis, Implementation, and Evaluation
PSCI 2003 [0.5]
Canadian Political Institutions
2.  0.5 credit in ISCI 1001 for students in a non-science program or any 1000-level Approved Science course for students in a science or engineering program 0.5
3.  1.5 credits in: 1.5
ISAP 3003 [0.5]
Science Communication
ISAP 3004 [0.5]
Science Policy
PADM 4220 [0.5]
Regulation and Public Policy
or LAWS 3005 [0.5]
Law and Regulation
4.  0.5 credit in: 0.5
ISAP 3002 [0.5]
Applications in Interdisciplinary Research
5.  0.5 credit in Science Approved Electives for students in a non-science program or Public Affairs Approved Electives for students in a science or engineering program 0.5
6.  0.5 credit in Science or Public Affairs Approved Electives 0.5
Total Credits 5.0

For Academic Advising, please email Michelle Santoianni