Acceptable courses in Canadian curriculum
Alberta
British Columbia
New Brunswick
Newfoundland
Nova Scotia
Prince Edward Island
Saskatchewan

Please select your province in the above for the respective list of acceptable courses.

Alberta

Acceptable Grade 12 5-credit Courses
Aboriginal Studies
Applied Sociology
Arabic Language Arts
Biology
Blackfoot Language and Culture
Chemistry
Chinese Language and Culture
Chinese Language Arts
Cree Language and Culture
Cultural and Physical Anthropology
English Language Arts
Experimental Psychology
French
French Language Arts
German Language and Culture
German Language Arts
International Politics
Italian Language and Culture
Japanese Language and Culture
Latin
Macroeconomics
Mathematics
Microeconomics
Philosophies of Man
Physics
Punjabi Language and Culture
Science
Social Studies
Spanish Language and Culture
Spanish Language Arts
Ukrainian Language and Culture
Ukrainian Language Arts
Western World History
World Geography
World Religions

 

British Columbia

Acceptable Grade 12 or BC Provincially Examinable Courses
20th Century World History
Accounting
American Sign Language (ASL)
Anatomy and Physiology
Apprenticeship Mathematics
Asian Studies
B.C. First Peoples
Business Computer Applications
Calculus
Chemistry
Communication orale
Comparative Cultures
Comparative World Religions
Composition
Computer Information Systems
Computer Programming
Computer Science
Contemporary Indigenous Studies
Core French
Creative Writing
Digital Media Development
E-Commerce
Economic Theory
Economics
English First Peoples
English Studies
Entrepreneurship
Environmental Science
Études du cinéma et de la littérature francophones
Financial Accounting
Foundations of Mathematics
Français langue et culture
Français langue seconde - immersion
Genocide Studies
Geology
Geometry
German
Graphic Production
Human Geography
Italian
Japanese
Korean
Langue et culture de la francophonie
Law Studies
Literary Studies
Mandarin
Media Design
Médias et communication numérique
New Media
Philosophy
Physical Geography
Physics
Political Studies
Pre-calculus
Punjabi
Social Justice
Spanish
Specialized Science
Spoken Language
Statistics
Tourism
Urban Studies

 

New Brunswick

Acceptable Grade 12 Courses
20th Century Literature
Accounting
Advanced Computer Science
Advanced Environmental Science
Advanced Mathematics with Introduction to Calculus
American History
Art History
Biology
Calculus
Canadian Geography
Canadian History
Canadian Literature
Chemistry
Child Studies
Children’s Literature
Computer Science
Cybersecurity
Economics
English
English as an Additional Language
Environmental Science
Financial and Workplace Mathematics
Fl-Language Arts
Foundation Document - Social Studies
Foundation Document Science
Foundations of Mathematics
French
Geography
Geology
Geometry
Goals, Growth, and Grit:  Skills for Success
Indigenous Studies
Individual and Family Dynamics
Information Processing
Information Technology
Introduction to Accounting
Journalism
Law
Mandarin
Marketing
Mathematics
Media Studies
Modern European History
Native Studies
NBCC Skilled Trades and Work-Ready Math
Pathology
Philosophy
Physics
Political Science
Post Intensive French
Pre-Calculus
Psychology
Reading Achievement Standard
Reading Tutor
Science
Social Studies
Sociology
Spanish
Trigonometry & 3 Space
World Geography
World Issues
Writing Achievement Standard

 

Newfoundland

Acceptable Grade 12 Courses
Accelerated French
Biology
Chemistry
Core French
Earth Systems
English Language Arts
English Second Language
Environmental Science
French
Histoire mondiale
Mathematics
Physics
Science
Sciences humaines
Social Studies
World Geography
World History
World Literature

 

Nova Scotia

Acceptable Grade 12 Courses
Accounting
Advanced English
Advanced Global Geography
Advanced Global History
Advanced Global Politics
Biology
Business Management
Business Technology
Calculus
Canadian Literature
Chemistry
Core French
Economics
English
English/Communications
English: African Heritage
Entrepreneurship
Food Science
Gaelic
Geology
Geomatics
German
Global Geography
Global History
Global Politics
Law
Mathematics
Mathematics at Work
Mathematics Essentials
Physics
Pre-Calculus
Sociology
Spanish
Tourism

 

Prince Edward Island

Acceptable Grade 12 Courses
Accounting
Accounting Principles
Advanced Chemistry
Advanced English
Advanced Political Studies
Agriscience
Animal Science
Applied Mathematics
Applied Science
Apprenticeship and Workplace Mathematics
Biology
Calculus
Canadian History
Chemistry
Communications
Computer Studies
Creative Multimedia
English
Environmental Science
Foundations of Mathematics
French
Geography
German
Global Issues
Human Biology
Introductory Economics
IT Essentials
Latin
Law
Oceanography
Office Management Technologies
PEI History
Physics
Practical Mathematics
Pre-Calculus
Social Studies
Spanish

 

Saskatchewan

Acceptable Grade 12 Courses
Aboriginal Languages
Accounting
Biology
Calculus
Chemistry
Computer Science
Core Ukrainian
Dene
Earth Science
Economics
English Language Arts
Entrepreneurship
Foundations of Mathematics
Geography
German
History
History : Canadian Studies
Law
Mandarin
Michif
Nakawē
Native Studies
Native Studies: Canadian Studies
Nëhiyawëwin
Physics
Pre-Calculus
Psychology
Social Studies
Social Studies: Canadian Studies
Spanish
Ukrainian-English Bilingual Education: Ukrainian Language Arts
Workplace and Apprenticeship

 


 

Notes:

(1) The list is for general reference only and may be subject to change without prior notice.  Grade 12 courses not listed but with an academic focus may be consisdered on a case-by-case basis.

(2) All Advanced Placement (AP) and International Baccalaureate (IB) courses are also acceptable, but will not be counted twice for the purpose of satisfying the University's General Academic Requirement if a Grade 12 course is taken in the same subject.

(3) While the listed courses are acceptable for satisfying the University's General Academic Requirement, it should be noted that some undergraduate programmes may have preference for Grade 12 courses of related subjects for the intended programme of study.