Profile Coordinator
Jonathon Sumner
Office: 7A.16
Local: 4012

Health Science (200.H2)

Health Science is a two-year pre-university profile that prepares students for entry to university in the medical and life sciences as well as biotechnology. The profile provides a solid grounding in mathematics and physics and the opportunity for in-depth study of chemistry and biology. From Health Science, students can pursue a Bachelor’s degree in such fields as biology, biochemistry, physiology, ecology and in professional programs such as medicine, dentistry, nursing and physiotherapy. Among the skills you will develop are:

  • approaching problem-solving in a systematic way
  • applying the experimental method
  • using data-processing technology and electronic forms of communication
  • using computerized data-acquisition systems
  • identifying the context in which scientific ideas originated and evolved
  • using the basic vocabulary of the sciences in French

Career Opportunities

Depending on the profile you choose, you may pursue university studies in a variety of fields, including:

  • Architecture
  • Astronomy
  • Biology
  • Biotechnologies
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • Dentistry
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Environmental Science
  • Geology
  • Mathematics
  • Medicine
  • Nursing Science
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Pharmacy
  • Physics
  • Physiotherapy
  • Veterinary Science

Last Modified: September 19, 2019