Choosing courses for Grade 11 and 12

In Grades 11 and 12, courses offered to prepare students for their post-secondary destinations include: university preparation courses, university/college preparation courses, college preparation courses, and workplace preparation courses. Open courses are also offered in Grades 11 and 12.

University Preparation Courses
University preparation courses are designed to equip students with the knowledge and skills they need to meet the entrance requirements for university programs. The range of courses offered and the content of these courses will allow students to prepare for university programs and related careers.

University/College Preparation Courses
University/College preparation courses include content that is relevant for both university and college programs. These courses are designed to equip students with the knowledge and skills they need to meet the entrance requirements for specific university and college programs.

College Preparation Courses
College preparation courses are designed to equip students with the knowledge and skills they need to meet the entrance requirements for college programs. The range of courses offered and the content of these courses will allow students to prepare for most college programs and related careers.

Workplace Preparation Courses
Workplace preparation courses are designed to equip students with the knowledge and skills they need for direct entry into the workplace or for admission to apprenticeship programs and other training programs offered in the community. The range and context of the courses offered will allow students to prepare for a variety of jobs, training programs and careers.

Not all courses listed in this calendar are available at every school. School option sheets indicate what courses are offered at each school in each program area. Students and parents should note that course offerings are subject to enrollment.

Schools can choose to offer a focus in some courses. Focus courses are listed at the end of the subject area under which they may be offered. The course description and prerequisite for a Focus course are the same as the core course at that level. Not all focus courses are available at every school.

Students may be required to purchase materials or pay a materials fee for certain courses.