Geotechnology is the science and technology of gathering, analyzing, interpreting, distributing, and using geographic information. Eligible students should display a keen interest in environmental sciences or related areas, such as engineering, business, geography, geology, global issues, the environment, technology, science, and data management. Students will have access to a unique computer facility designed specifically for geographic studies, as well as have the option of taking Co-operative Education. The application package for the GeoTech Studies program is completed in grade 10.
The GeoTech Studies program is offered at Waterloo Collegiate Institute in Waterloo.
Additional information about the GeoTech Studies program is available by contacting a senior elementary school guidance counsellor, the Waterloo Collegiate Institute Guidance Department, 519 884 9590, or the Waterloo Region District School Board Education Centre, 519 570 0003.