Engineering Transition Diploma Program Requirements

  • Intakes: Campus Terms Full/Part Time
      North Vancouver Fall Full-Time

    Continuation Requirement: For continuation in the Engineering Transition program the student must normally satisfy all of the following requirements: complete the prerequisite for MATH 116 in the First Term; complete the prerequisite for MATH 126 prior to the start of the Third Term; maintain a minimum CGPA of 1.8; be able to complete all program requirements within two consecutive academic years (First Term to Fourth Term).

    Graduation Requirement: To be eligible for graduation, all program requirements must normally be completed within two consecutive academic years.

    First Term   Course Credits Required Credits
    Credits 15.00
    Required: 15.00
    CHEM 101 Fundamentals of Chemistry 4.00  
    ENGL 100 University Writing Strategies 3.00  
    MATH 105 Precalculus Mathematics - Modelling Our World 4.00  
    PHYS 104 Principles of Physics 4.00  
    Second Term   Course Credits Required Credits
    Credits 19.00
    Required: 15.00
    APSC 130 Technical Drafting and Computer-Aided Design 3.00  
    COMP 120 Computer Science for Engineers 4.00  
    MATH 116 Calculus I - The Mathematics of Change 4.00  
    PHYS 114 Fundamental Physics I 4.00  
    Choose 4.00 credits from the following list: 4.00
    Students choosing CHEM 110 must also take CHEM 111 in order to satisfy the chemistry requirements for this program. CHEM 111 should be taken in the summer between the second and third terms for an additional 4.00 credits towards this credential (68.00 credits total).
    CHEM 110 Bonding and Structure 4.00  
    CHEM 154 Chemical Principles for Engineers 4.00  
    Third Term   Course Credits Required Credits
    Credits 18.00
    Required: 18.00
    APSC 120 Introduction to Engineering 1.00  
    APSC 140 Engineering Design 3.00  
    MATH 126 Calculus II 3.00  
    MATH 152 Linear Algebra and Differential Equations 4.00  
    PHYS 115 Fundamental Physics II 4.00  
    PHYS 116 Fundamental Physics III 3.00  
    Fourth Term   Course Credits Required Credits
    Credits 12.00
    Total Program Credits 64.00
    Required: 6.00
    APSC 120 Introduction to Engineering Continued  
    CMNS 250 Introduction to Technical Writing 3.00  
    Arts Elective 100-level or higher 3.00  
    Choose 6.00 credits from the following list: 6.00
    Any 200-level BIOL, COMP, CHEM, MATH, PHYS, or STAT course offered by the School of STEM will satisfy the science requirement.
    Arts Elective 100-level or higher 3.00  
    Science 200-level 3.00  
    Science 200-level 3.00  

    For the official publication of programs, course descriptions and admission requirements please view the Capilano University Calendar.