Academic Calendar

Interdisciplinary Science Courses

Forensic Science

FORS 2000  Introductory Forensic Science  3 cr  

Survey course which introduces forensic science via a series of guest lectures provided by experts from within the university and from the community (e.g., Winnipeg Police, RCMP, Chief Medical Examiner, etc.). Multidisciplinary topics will be covered including how a case is studied, use of scientific techniques in investigations, collection of evidence, the role of the expert witness, and presentation of evidence in court.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisites: BIOL 1030 (C+), CHEM 1310 (C+).

Attributes: Science, Written English Requirement

FORS 3000  Forensics Processing and Analysis  3 cr  

(Lab Required) Theory and practice of processing and analysis of various types of forensic evidence. Lectures will be given by experts from within the university and within the community. Topics covered in lecture and lab exercises include protocols to identify, document and protect visible and latent forensic scientific evidence, analytical methods with forensic applications, rules and procedures governing the collection of evidence and the use of scientific data in court.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: FORS 2000.

Attributes: Science

Science Interdisciplinary

SCI 1000  Topics in Science 1  3 cr  

Topics of current interest in the Faculty of Science. Offerings will be based on the interests and requirements of students and faculty and will include interdisciplinary topics not available in regular course offerings. This course may be used to satisfy a Science elective. This course is a Topics course and may be completed multiple times under different titles.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: consent of the instructor.

Attributes: Science

SCI 1002  Topics in Science 1 with Laboratories  3 cr  

(Lab required) Topics of current interest in the Faculty of Science. Offerings will be based on the interests and requirements of students and faculty, and will include interdisciplinary topics not available in regular course offerings. This course may be used to satisfy a Science elective. This course is a Topics course and may be completed multiple times under different titles.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: consent of the instructor.

Attributes: Science

SCI 2000  Topics in Science 2  3 cr  

Topics of current interest in the Faculty of Science. Offerings will be based on the interests and requirements of students and faculty and will include interdisciplinary topics not available in regular course offerings. This course may be used to satisfy a Science elective. This course is a Topics course and may be completed multiple times under different titles.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: consent of the instructor.

Attributes: Science

SCI 2002  Topics in Science 2 with Laboratories  3 cr  

(Lab required) Topics of current interest in the Faculty of Science. Offerings will be based on the interests and requirements of students and faculty, and will include interdisciplinary topics not available in regular course offerings. This course may be used to satisfy a Science elective. This course is a Topics course and may be completed multiple times under different titles.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: consent of the instructor.

Attributes: Science

SCI 3000  Topics in Science 3  3 cr  

Topics of current interest in the Faculty of Science. Offerings will be based on the interests and requirements of students and faculty and will include interdisciplinary topics not available in regular course offerings. This course may be used to satisfy a Science elective. This course is a Topics course and may be completed multiple times under different titles.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: consent of the instructor.

Attributes: Science

SCI 3002  Topics in Science 3 with Laboratories  3 cr  

(Lab required) Topics of current interest in the Faculty of Science. Offerings will be based on the interests and requirements of students and faculty, and will include interdisciplinary topics not available in regular course offerings. This course may be used to satisfy a Science elective. This course is a Topics course and may be completed multiple times under different titles.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: consent of the instructor.

Attributes: Science

SCI 3980  Co-operative Education Work Term 1  0 cr  

Supervised work experience with an approved employer for a minimum of 12 weeks full-time. Restricted to students admitted to the Honours or Major Co-operative Education Option in the Faculty of Science. Completion of co-op pre-employment workshops required. Final work term report required. (Pass/Fail grade only).

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: Written permission from the Faculty of Science Co-operative Education Office.

Attributes: Science

SCI 3990  Co-operative Education Work Term 2  0 cr  

Supervised work experience with an approved employer for a minimum of 12 weeks full-time. Restricted to students admitted to the Honours or Major Co-operative Education Option in the Faculty of Science. Final work term report required. (Pass/Fail grade only).

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisites: SCI 3980 (P) or equivalent and written permission from the Faculty of Science Co-operative Education Office.

Attributes: Science

SCI 4000  Topics in Science 4  3 cr  

Topics of current interest in the Faculty of Science. Offerings will be based on the interests and requirements of students and faculty and will include interdisciplinary topics not available in regular course offerings. This course may be used to satisfy a Science elective. This course is a Topics course and may be completed multiple times under different titles.

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisite: consent of the instructor.

Attributes: Science

SCI 4980  Co-operative Education Work Term 3  0 cr  

Supervised work experience with an approved employer for a minimum of 12 weeks full-time. Restricted to students admitted to the Honours or Major Co-operative Education Option in the Faculty of Science. Final work term report required. (Pass/Fail grade only).

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisites: SCI 3990 (P) or equivalent and written permission from the Faculty of Science Co-operative Education Office.

Attributes: Science

SCI 4990  Co-operative Education Work Term 4  0 cr  

Supervised work experience with an approved employer for a minimum of 12 weeks full-time. Restricted to students admitted to the Honours or Major Co-operative Education Option in the Faculty of Science. Final work term report required. (Pass/Fail grade only.)

PR/CR: A minimum grade of C is required unless otherwise indicated.
Prerequisites: SCI 4980 (P) or equivalent and written permission from the Faculty of Science Co-operative Education Office.

Attributes: Science