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Upgrade your science skills to prepare yourself for today's job market and for higher learning.
These courses include biology, chemistry, physics and general science. They can be used as prerequisites for VCC career and University Transfer programs as well as programs at other colleges and universities.
Scheduled classes include Biology 11 and 12, Chemistry 11 and 12, and Physics 11 and 12.
For information on scheduled classes, phone 604.871.7000, ext. 7293.
|Start||Length||Credentials||Campus||Part- or Full-time|
|Continuous||Varies||Intermediate or Advanced Certificate or Provincial Grade 12 Diploma||Broadway and/or Downtown||Full or Part-time|
|If you're ready and know the program you want, apply now.||Download and complete the (PDF) application/registration form and mail it to VCC Registrar's Office||Visit us at one of our campus locations.|
After you apply, you can check application status to see if all of the requirements have been met or to update contact information. Please use the temporary login ID and Personal Identification Number (PIN) that you used to complete your original online application.
This program welcomes applications from Canadian citizens and permanent residents. Program options for international students can be found at VCC International.
As Vancouver Community College is a post-secondary institution committed to educating adult learners, applicants should be 16 years of age or older or a graduate of a secondary school.
Please note that you must submit official transcripts and educational documents to support your application; unfortunately, we cannot accept photocopies or fax versions.
Missing prerequisites? VCC offers courses in Adult Upgrading and English as an Additional Language to help you meet your goals.
Fees and Other costs
|Student Union Fee||$55 - per term|
|College Initiative Fee||$8 - per course|
|U-Pass Fee||$41 - per month subject to eligibility|
|Other Costs|| $8 - Campus Resource Fee
Approved Adult Upgrading Grant may cover the cost of these classes. See Financial Aid for Applications
For book lists and prices, check Bookstore.
Earn your Grade 12 diploma, improve your literacy skills or upgrade your academic qualifications to pursue further study and start a new career.
VCC offers a range of academic courses for adults designed to meet individual goals. Attend an information session to learn about our math, science, computer and English courses, meet our teachers, ask questions and learn how to apply.
Join us at VCC's Broadway campus, 1120 East 7 Avenue at Glen Drive, across from VCC/Clark SkyTrain station.
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