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Durham College

Objective of the Agreement

Royal Roads University (RRU) agrees to facilitate the block transfer of students from Durham College with the appropriate prerequisite qualifications into the RRU programs within the School of Environment and Sustainability noted below. By this agreement, applicants from Durham who meet the requirements outlined below will be eligible for admission to RRU with full block transfer, provided all other entrance criteria are met (per the program admission requirements on the RRU website) and space remains available in the RRU program. Entrance to all programs at RRU is on a competitive basis. 

Durham College program: Chemical Engineering Technology Diploma

Approved for block transfer with the addition of two post-secondary biology courses (one must be cell biology):

  • Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science
  • Bachelor of Science in Environmental Management

Approved for block transfer with an additional 19 credits at 3rd year level:

  • Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Practice
  • Bachelor of Science in Environmental Practice
Durham College program: Chemical Laboratory Technician Diploma

Approved for block transfer:

  • Bachelor of Science in Environmental Management
  • Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science
  • Bachelor of Science in Environmental Practice
  • Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Practice
Durham College Program: Environmental Technology Diploma

Approved for block transfer: 

  • Bachelor of Science in Environmental Management
  • Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science

Approved for block transfer with an additional 14 credits at 3rd year level:

  • Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Practice
  • Bachelor of Science in Environmental Practice
Durham College program: Water Quality Technician Diploma

Approved for block transfer with the addition of one post-secondary biology course and one post-secondary chemistry course:

  • Bachelor of Science in Environmental Management
  • Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science

Approved for block transfer:

  • Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Practice
  • Bachelor of Science in Environmental Practice
Durham College program: Pharmaceutical & Food Science Technology Diploma

Approved for block transfer:

  • Bachelor of Science in Environmental Management
  • Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science

Approved for block transfer with an additional 25 credits at 3rd year level:

  • Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Practice
  • Bachelor of Science in Environmental Practice
Durham College program: Biotechnology-Advanced Diploma

Approved for block transfer:

  • Bachelor of Science in Environmental Management
  • Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science

Approved for block transfer with an additional 14 credits at 3rd year level:

  • Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Practice
  • Bachelor of Science in Environmental Practice
Durham College program: Horticulture - Food & Farming Diploma

Approved for block transfer:

  • Bachelor of Arts in Environmental Practice
  • Bachelor of Science in Environmental Practice

Not approved for block transfer:

  • Bachelor of Science in Environmental Management
  • Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science