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Faculty of Applied Science & Technology

Technology Fundamentals

Set yourself up for success in a technology career.

This program will introduce you to the fields of chemistry, engineering, architecture, information technology and skilled trades.

Find the right career path for you

Sheridan's Technology Fundamentals program is ideal if you're interested in a technology career, but aren't sure which specific area of study is the best fit for you. In this program, you'll experiment with five subject areas — chemistry, engineering, architecture, information technology and trades — helping you decide what you want to focus on in your career.

Prepare for a technology or trades program

This program will also help you meet the admission requirements for technology diploma programs. You'll upgrade your skills and academic experience, which will help you to be successful in any technology or trades program you choose.

Professors who care about your success

In Technology Fundamentals, you'll get personalized attention from professionals with years of industry experience. They'll help you explore a broad range of careers in information and engineering technologies, science and skilled trades, and determine the best path for you.

Apprenticeship opportunities

At the end of the program, some graduates may choose to start apprenticeships in the skilled trades or study to become technicians/technologists in the mechanical, electronics, chemical or environmental sciences or architecture disciplines.

  • Ontario College Certificate

    • Full-time
    • 1 yr (2 semesters)
    • Program code: PTECH