Design a better world
This Access program is for those who don’t yet have the requirements to enter the popular Mechanical Engineering Technology or Engineering Graphics Technician programs. Upgrade your math, physics and English skills while taking relevant and important courses in mechanical systems and architectural design. After completing the Access program, you will receive a certificate and will also have a guaranteed seat in the next intake of the Mechanical Engineering Technology or Engineering Graphics Technician program.
What You'll Learn
Effective Date: September 2016
Academic Term 1 (Fall)
|All of||ENGL 130||Preparatory Technical Writing||3|
|COMP 156||Computer Concepts||3|
|MATH 139||Algebra, Triangle Trigonometry and Geometry||4|
|PHYS 101||Introduction to Physics||4|
|One of||MENG 1311||Fluid Power||3|
|MENG 1411||Manufacturing Processes 1||3|
|TEAC 105||Explorations in Technology||3|
Academic Term 2 (Winter)
|All of||CHEM 175||Chemistry Essentials for Civil/Mech||3|
|ENGL 1701||Technical Writing||3|
|LRNS 102||Learning and Problem Solving Skills||2|
|MATH 107||Applied Precalculus||4|
|PHYS 104||General College Physics||4|
|One of||MENG 1521, 2||Engineering Graphics and Modelling||3|
|MENG 1621||Building Systems||3|
- Carries credit into the Mechanical Engineering Technology program
- MENG 152 is only available to students who have taken MENG 141 in Term 1
Mechanical Engineering Technology Access
- Eight months
- Study Options
- Full-time only
- Trades and Technology
Estimated Tuition Fees
Effective until August 31, 2018.
|Academic Term 1||$2,000||$7,000|
|Academic Term 2||$1,950||$7,000|
Estimated additional costs
- Application fee: $41 | International application fee: $100
- Student Society fees: $45.93 per month, plus $254 per year for health and dental benefits
- Textbooks and supplies: $2,000
The cost of this program from start to finish is approximately:
All prices are estimates.
These prices cover tuition and student fees.
Effective Date: September 2016
When you apply you will need to submit proof that you meet the following admission requirements.
Tip Where a letter grade is specified, you must have proof of that grade or higher.
|Requirement||High school course||Camosun course||Alternatives|
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Note: It is highly recommended that the academic admission requirements be completed within the past five years. If more than five years has elapsed, upgrading in the required subjects is recommended.
- Students must complete all courses and achieve a minimum GPA of at least 2 to graduate from the program.
- Students must also obtain a COM in LRNS 102 and a C or higher in CHEM 175, ENGL 130, MATH 139, MATH 107, PHYS 101, and PHYS 104.
We want to hear from you!
Department Chair: Ross Lyle
- Camosun College Interurban
4461 Interurban Rd
Victoria BC V9E 2C1
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The Mechanical Engineering Technology Access program is part of the School of Trades & Technology.