Academic Upgrading

This program is for adults seeking to:

  • enrol in a college postsecondary or apprenticeship program;
  • upgrade their skills and knowledge to improve work performance;
  • gain the minimum requirements for a specific trade;
  • pass a general competency test to obtain a professional qualification certificate;
  • upgrade their basic skills.

Courses:

These courses are also available online.

French and English Communication

  • Comprehension
  • Form and Conventional Texts
  • Research, Intention, and Form
  • Organisation
  • Writing Process
  • Presentation
  • Interaction
  • Active Listening
  • Analysis
  • Production

Computers

  • Word Processor
  • Spreadsheets
  • Presentation Software
  • Web Design
  • Database Software
  • File Management
  • Electronic Communication
  • Electronic Research
  • Internet Ethics

Self-Management

  • Self Awareness
  • Critical Thinking
  • Accountability
  • Objectives
  • Learning Strategies
  • Organizational Skills
  • Group Work
  • College Services
  • Community Engagement
  • Continuing Education

General Mathematics

  • Numeration and Algebra
  • Relations
  • Statistics and Probability
  • Measurement and Geometry
  • Analytic Geometry
  • Simple and Compound Interest
  • Everyday Math

Mathematics for Apprentices

  • Numeration and Algebra
  • Measurement and Geometry
  • Proportional Reasoning
  • Analytic Geometry
  • Relations and Functions
  • Trigonometric Functions
  • Statistics and Probability
  • Personal and Work Finances
  • Sequences and Series

Financial Mathematics

  • Exponential Growth
  • Sequences
  • Arithmetic Series
  • Geometrical Series
  • Simple Interest
  • Compound Interest
  • Annuities
  • Data Collection
  • Data Organization
  • Data Analysis
  • Data Presentation
  • Sales and Purchases
  • Commissions

Technical Mathematics

  • Factorization and Polynomials
  • Linear Equations
  • Equation Systems
  • Regular Expressions
  • Complexes and Radicals
  • Quadratics
  • Logarithms
  • Trigonometry

Biology

  • Cell Theory and Cell Parts
  • Cellular Processes
  • Virus, Bacteria, and Protist Reproduction
  • Biotechnology Viruses and Bacteria
  • Musculoskeletal System
  • Respiratory, Circulatory, and Nervous Systems
  • Lymphatic and Immune Systems
  • Population Growth
  • Digestive System
  • Reproductive System
  • Nervous and Endocrine systems
  • Plant Classification
  • Plant Structure and Physiology
  • Plant Industry
  • Food Chains
  • Biogeochemical Cycles

Chemistry

  • Particle Theory and Matter
  • Lewis Structures
  • Periodical Table
  • Process Qualitative Analysis
  • Ionic and Covalent Bonds
  • Chemical Equation writing and Prediction
  • Nomenclature
  • Mole
  • Stoichiometry
  • Electrochemistry
  • Oxidation and Reduction Reactions
  • Organic Compounds
  • Gases 101
  • Acids and Bases

Physics

  • Forces and Movement
  • Work, Energy, Power and Machines
  • Light and Optics
  • Electricity and Magnetism
  • Acoustic Waves and Sound
  • Pneumatic and Hydraulic Systems