About the courseThe four-year Bachelor of Building Science (Honours) degree program is designed to give you a broad knowledge base of building environments. It covers all facets of building design, construction, human comfort and sustainability. It is Canadas only Bachelor of Building Science program. If you have an Advanced Diploma from Architectural Technology or Civil Engineering Technology you may be eligible to enter the third year of the program. See Application/Admission Information for details. The small class sizes of the program allow you and your peers to form tight-knit working groups and build effective communication skills necessary to succeed in the industry. You spend approximately one third of your time working in labs, developing your skills. You also have the opportunity to gain industry experience from site visits, professors who are actively working in the field, and a mandatory cooperative education (co-op) semester.
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AboutAlgonquin College is one of Canada’s largest colleges with over 300 programs of study and 20,000 full time students. The College proudly nurtures a friendly, student-oriented atmosphere. Students come to Algonquin College from around the world to study English, take second- and third-year courses within their area of specialization, and to pursue customized skills upgrading and training programs. International students experience the Canadian approach to an applied education by studying, working and collaborating with Algonquin College students and faculty in learning, teaching and research.
Algonquin College is internationally recognized for diverse areas of studies that answer to the needs of today’s employment market. The focus is on applied studies that allows students to gain applied skills as well as practical experience. A student-centric approach helps promotes success through hands-on, experiential teaching, comprehensive resources, diverse support services, and dedicated faculty and staff. Last but not the least, modern facilities and strategic partnerships of the college ensures that the students have access to the quality education and skills training required for a rewarding career. Located across the river from the French province of Québec Ottawa is a place where students will hear English and French spoken in the streets, and where they can discover Canada’s proud heritage at impressive national sites and famous landmarks. As a multicultural city, Ottawa showcases the best of arts and culture from around the world.
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Located in the nation’s capital, our main Campus offers programs in everything from accounting and nursing to computing and welding. Surrounded by Canada’s largest high-tech community, our well equipped Campus —one of the largest in Ontario — is minutes from parks, museums and the world-famous Rideau Canal.