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 Biological Sciences Technology - Laboratory Research and Biotechnology
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SchoolNAIT
LocationEdmonton, AB, Canada
School TypeCollege
School SizeFull-time Undergraduate: 17,000
DegreeDiploma
Honours
Co-op
Length2 Year(s)
Entry Grade (%)*65%
Prerequisites
  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Pure Mathematics  or  Grade12 Physics  or  Grade12 Applied Mathematics  or  Grade12 Mathematics 
  •  Grade12 Chemistry 
  •  Grade12 Biology 
Prerequisites Notes
Cost
National: $2,076
International: $18,252

Cost per credit is $193 (for Domestic students) and $747 (for International students). Tuition cap per semester is $1,940 (Domestic) and $8,051 (International). Additional fees apply.
Scholarships8 scholarship(s)
DescriptionIn the Laboratory Research and Biotechnology 2-year diploma program, you will study biochemistry, microbiology, molecular biology, immunology, cell culture, animal physiology and animal-handling techniques. You’ll also gain a firm understanding of the principles of quality assurance/quality control that are imperative in a lab.

Gain the laboratory skills essential in life sciences and biotechnology and prepare yourself for a rewarding career in research. By the end of the program you’ll be familiar with how to use and apply current technologies and research methods in animal physiology, molecular biology, cell culture, immunology, analytical chemistry, biochemistry, and microbiology. You’ll be shown the importance of effective communication and lab competency, and learn to work safely and efficiently in a team environment.
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