15.1. The Minister shall establish the programs of studies leading to a Specialization Diploma in Technical Studies. The main purpose of the programs is to prepare students for the labour market in any area of technical training requiring a higher level of specialization. They include technical training components for a number of credits ranging from 10 to 30, to be determined by the Minister.
The Minister shall determine the objectives and standards of the programs. The college shall determine the learning activities required to attain the objectives and standards.