Academic Studies

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Program Overview

Academic Studies is your opportunity to complete high school courses without the hassle. You can polish your transcript by upgrading subjects such as science and math, or finally earn your diploma. Courses are equivalent to Grade 11 and 12 level classes across New Brunswick high schools. If you need to complete a prerequisite before applying to the post-secondary education institution of your choice, Academic Studies is a perfect first step.


Duration

Courses are offered on a continuous intake or twice a year depending on the delivery campus.


Admission Requirements

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  • The high school program of studies at the Grade 9/10 level or the equivalent through a recognized adult educational activity.


    Career Possibilities

    These courses may lead directly to a variety of career opportunities that require a high school diploma, or in many cases will prepare you for additional educational opportunities in a variety of post-secondary educational institutions, including NBCC.


    What you will learn

    • Biology 112
    • Biology 122
    • Chemistry 112
    • Chemistry 122
    • Foundations of Mathematics 110
    • Foundations of Mathematics 120
    • Pre-Calculus 110
    • Pre-Calculus 120A
    • Pre-Calculus 120B
    • Calculus 120
    • Physics 112
    • Physics 122


    Program Courses

    This year's courses are still under development. Showing 2017's courses for reference.

    The course follows the curriculum prescribed for Biology 112 by the New Brunswick Department of Education.

    The course follows the curriculum prescribed for Biology 122 by the New Brunswick Department of Education.

    The course follows the curriculum prescribed for Chemistry 112 by the New Brunswick Department of Education.

    The course follows the curriculum prescribed for Chemistry 122 by the New Brunswick Department of Education.

    Prerequisites:

    • CHEM1001

    The course follows the curriculum prescribed for English 112 by the New Brunswick Department of Education.

    The course follows the curriculum prescribed for English 122 by the New Brunswick Department of Education.

    The course follows the curriculum prescribed for Foundations of Mathematics 110 by the New Brunswick Department of Education.

    The course follows the curriculum prescribed for Foundations of Mathematics 120 by the New Brunswick Department of Education.

    Prerequisites:

    • MATH1256

    The course follows the curriculum prescribed for Pre-Calculus 110 by the New Brunswick Department of Education.

    Prerequisites:

    • MATH1256

    The course follows the curriculum prescribed for Pre-Calculus 120A by the New Brunswick Department of Education.

    Prerequisites:

    • MATH1258

    For curriculum details, refer to Curriculum Development – High School on the New Brunswick Department of Education website at http://www.gnb.ca/0000/anglophone-e.asp

    Prerequisites:

    • MATH1259

    The course follows the curriculum prescribed for Calculus 120 by the New Brunswick Department of Education.

    Prerequisites:

    • MATH1260

    The course follows the curriculum prescribed for Physics 112 by the New Brunswick Department of Education.

    The course follows the curriculum prescribed for Physics 122 by the New Brunswick Department of Education.


    Specific Considerations

    Availability of courses may vary from campus to campus. Contact your local NBCC campus for details. Certain subject areas may require prior completion of specific prerequisite courses. Testing may be required to determine proper placement.


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