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University Transfer Courses


Experience VCC Join us at Experience VCC on October 16 for free tours and hands-on activities at our Broadway campus.

VCC offers a variety of, fully-transferable university credit courses.

Students can choose to complete credits toward a VCC University Transfer Certificate or take courses to pursue a VCC diploma or degree program

Registration for specific terms is open as follows:


  • Winter Term (January to April) Registration opens Third Thursday of October annually
  • Spring/Summer Term (May to August) Registration opens Third Thursday of March annually
  • Fall Term (September to December) Registration opens Fourth Thursday of June annually

  • You cannot register for a term where registration has not yet opened

    Program Status:
    Accepting applications

    Start Length Credentials Campus Part- or Full-time
    Jan, May, Sep 2-4 months VCC Transcript Broadway Full-time

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    Apply Now

    Online Mail In Person
    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.

    Program Description

    Program Description

    VCC gives students the opportunity to participate in a college setting with smaller class sizes, greater access to and support from instructors, and a learning environment that's centred on you and your educational or professional goals.


    Students who do not meet admissions requirements for entry into the university transfer program, or prerequisites for specific courses, have options for admissions. VCC offers bridging programs for students requiring upgrading. Students can also complete an admissions review. Contact advising at 604.443.8453 for further information.


    Admission Requirements

    Admission Requirements

    General

    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.


    Program Specific

    Missing prerequisites? VCC offers courses in Adult Upgrading and English as an Additional Language to help you meet your goals.

    All students must meet general college entrance requirements.

    1. Grade 12 graduation or equivalent.
    2. English 12 with a C+ grade or greater, or VCC 0981 and 0991 with a C+ grade or greater or successful completion of VCC 098 and 099 with a C+ grade or greater in writing 0995. Please check for individual course prerequisites or co-requisites.

    For students who do not have English 12 with a C+ grade, the following are recognized equivalencies:

    1. VCC English 1101 or 1100 or equivalent.
    2. Language Proficiency Exam (LPI) written within last two years, with a 4 score overall, 5 score minimum in English usage and a minimum score of 26 in composition. For admission to most courses, you need a score of at least 26 on the essay section of the test (24 for admission to English 1101).
    3. VCC English Language Assessment (ELA) written within the last 12 months, with a score of 145 overall and a minimum score of 16/20 on the essay portion of the composition section.
    4. Langara English Test (LET) written within last two years with a 4 score overall.
    5. International English Language Testing System (IELTS) written within the last 12 months. Academic version with a minimum 6.5 score overall and no score less than 6.0.
    6. Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) written within the last 12 months with an 82 score overall on the Internet-based test and minimum scores of 21 in reading and listening and minimum scores of 20 in writing and speaking.

    Course Schedule

    Courses Schedule

    Fees and Other costs


    Application Fee $35
    Tuition Fee $89 per credit $136 per credit for courses specific to University Transfer Certificate Programs
    Student Union Fee $55 per term
    College Initiative Fee $3 per credit hour with exceptions
    Student Union Health Plan Fee $292
    U-Pass Fee $41 per month
    Other Costs


    $289.00/credit CMPT 1010, CMPT 1020, MATH 1221, SCIE 1100, SCIE 1110 and SCIE 1180. MATH 1120 and SCIE 1020 are at $89.00/credit


    For book lists and prices, check Bookstore.


    Fees are approximate and subject to change without notice. Students are responsible for any increase in fees if advanced payments are made. The application fee is non-refundable. Fees are refunded according to the refund policy. For further clarification, see withdrawals and refunds information page.

    Info Sessions

    Info Sessions

    VCC offers a variety of first-year, fully-transferable university credit courses.

    Students can choose to complete credits toward university programs or take courses to pursue a VCC diploma or degree program.

    VCC's university transfer courses offer:

    • Small class sizes
    • Evening and daytime classes
    • Competitive tuition fees

    Attend an information session to learn about math, science and English courses available in upcoming terms. Meet faculty, 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.

    Transfer to SFU - Engineering and Computing Science

    VCC also offers a first-year University Transfer Engineering Science certificate and a first-year Computing Science certificate. Sign up for an info session to learn more about Engineering Science or Computing Science at VCC.

    Date Day Time Room Location
    October 28, 2019 Monday 5 - 6 p.m. 1227, building B Broadway
    October 28, 2019 Monday 5 - 6 p.m. 1227, building B Broadway
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    Course Schedule

    Courses Schedule

     


    Currently Scheduled in Fall 2019 (201970)

    (BIOL 1100) Biology 1 4.0 credits  course outline



    This course is the first half of the majors course in general biology, from organisms through ecosystems. Lectures examine the history and diversity of life through explorations of ecology, evolution, structure and function relationships, development and genetics, with many examples from British Columbia. An integrated lab/lecture format allows efficient incorporation of concepts of anatomy, physiology, and development with investigative skills. Laboratory and field activities also examine local ecosystems and biota, and develop scientific practice.

    Prerequisite: Biology 11, Biology 12, Chemistry 11, Precalculus 11, all with at least a C+.

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    CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor
      74788 BWY-A Rm. 3275
    MWRM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1530 - 1759
    03-Sep-2019
    to 20-Dec-2019
    Morlin, Maria


    (BIOL 1120) Human Anatomy and Physiology 1 4.0 credits  course outline



    This course and its companion course, Human Anatomy and Physiology 2, deal with the relationship between structure and function in human biology. Lectures emphasize basic concepts in biology and the role of the major organ systems of the human body. Laboratory activities examine anatomical relationships and the physiological functioning of human organs.
    Pre-requisites:
    Biology 11, Biology 12, Chemistry 11, Precalculus 11, all with at least a C+.
    OR
    Active registration with the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of British Columbia.

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    CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor
      74783 BWY-A Rm. 3275
    MWRM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1030 - 1259
    03-Sep-2019
    to 20-Dec-2019
    Morlin, Maria
      74784 BWY-B Rm. G222
    TRM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1800 - 2159
    03-Sep-2019
    to 20-Dec-2019
    Curry, Mark
      74785 BWY-B Rm. G222
    MWM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1800 - 2159
    03-Sep-2019
    to 20-Dec-2019
    Curry, Mark
      74792 BWY-A Rm. 3275
    TWRM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1300 - 1529
    03-Sep-2019
    to 20-Dec-2019
    Clarkson, Bruce
      74797 BWY-A Rm. 3275
    TRM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    0830 - 1229
    03-Sep-2019
    to 20-Dec-2019
    Clarkson, Bruce


    (BIOL 1220) Human Anatomy and Physiology 2 4.0 credits  course outline



    This course and its companion course, Human Anatomy and Physiology 1, deal with the relationship between structure and function in human biology. Lectures continue an investigation of the role of the major organ systems of the human body. Laboratory activities examine anatomical relationships and the physiological functioning of human organs.

    Prerequisite:  Human Anatomy & Physiology 1 (BIOL1120).

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    CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor
      74786 BWY-A Rm. 3275
    TRM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1800 - 2159
    03-Sep-2019
    to 20-Dec-2019
    Gordon, Joyce
      74787 BWY-A Rm. 3279
    MWRM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1500 - 1729
    03-Sep-2019
    to 20-Dec-2019
    McIntyre, Gordon
      74793 BWY-A Rm. 3252
    MWRM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1030 - 1259
    03-Sep-2019
    to 20-Dec-2019
    McIntyre, Gordon


    (CHEM 1121) Chemistry 1 4.0 credits  course outline



    This course emphasizes the basic principles of structural chemistry, with application to the chemistry of the elements. The course introduces quantum mechanics, organic chemistry, polymers, biopolymers and the importance of chemistry to society. The laboratory illustrates the behavior of chemical systems and some of the basic techniques associated with quantitative chemical experimentation. Chemistry 1 is designed for students seeking a degree or diploma in a field of science, technology, or health, among others. Both the lab and lecture portions need to be passed in order to pass the course. It is also suitable as an elective course.

    Pre-requisites:
    Chemistry 12 (or CHEM 0983/0993) with a C+ or equivalent, Precalculus 12 with a C+; or MATH 1020 with a C: or MATH 0993 both with a minimum of a C+; or VCC Math Precalculus Test (MPT) with a 72%.

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    CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor
      74774 BWY-A Rm. 3252
    TRM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1800 - 2159
    03-Sep-2019
    to 20-Dec-2019
    Balagopal, Raji
      74777 BWY-A Rm. 3252
    TRM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1300 - 1459
    03-Sep-2019
    to 20-Dec-2019
    Wallace, Judith
      74777 BWY-A Rm. 3252
    FM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1300 - 1659
    03-Sep-2019
    to 20-Dec-2019
    Wallace, Judith


    (CHEM 1223) Chemistry 2 4.0 credits  course outline



    The second course of the CHEM 1121/1223 two-course sequence emphasizes the basic principles of chemical kinetics, chemical thermodynamics and organic chemistry. The laboratory in Chemistry 2 allows students to practice techniques learned in Chemistry 1. Students are expected to increase skills in making observations, recording data accurately, interpreting data and generating hypotheses. Both the lab and lecture portions need to be passed in order to pass the course. Chemistry 2 is designed for students seeking a degree or diploma in a field of science, technology, or health, among others. It is suitable as an elective course.

    Pre-requisites:
    Chemistry 1 (CHEM 1121) with a C-

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    CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor
      74778 BWY-A Rm. 3252
    MWM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1300 - 1659
    03-Sep-2019
    to 20-Dec-2019
    Wallace, Judith


    (CMPT 1010) Introduction to Computer Programming 1 3.0 credits  course outline



    This course provides students an introduction to computing science and computer programming, using a systems oriented language, such as C or C++. This course introduces basic computing science concepts. Topics will include: elementary data types, control structures, functions, arrays and strings, fundamental algorithms, computer organization and memory management.

    Prerequisites: Pre-calculus 12 or VCC MATH 1020 or VCC MATH 0983/0993 or VCC Math Pre-calculus Assessment Test with 72%.

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    CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor
      74835 BWY-B Rm. 2212
    TRM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1500 - 1659
    03-Sep-2019
    to 20-Dec-2019
    Aboofazeli, Mohammad


    (CRIM 1150) Introduction to Criminology 3.0 credits course outline



    This course will present an overview of the concepts, themes, and issues encountered in the discipline of criminology (or the study of crime). The course explains the basic concepts of criminology such as crime, deviance, rehabilitation, and the victim, as well as looking more in-depth at critical theories of race, ethnicity, gender, and class. We will examine the development of criminology through classical and modern theories. The relationships between theory and practice are also examined.

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    CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor
      74746 BWY-B Rm. 1214
    MWM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1300 - 1459
    03-Sep-2019
    to 20-Dec-2019
    Olijnek, Darcie
      74746 BWY-B Rm. 2210
    MM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1300 - 1459
    23-Sep-2019
    Olijnek, Darcie


    (ECON 1100) Microeconomics 3.0 credits  course outline



    This course is an introduction to the principles and tools of microeconomic analysis. Microeconomics provides students with the analytical perspective to think critically about how individuals and firms make economic decisions in a world of scarce resources. Students learn to apply basic principles of microeconomics to one's day-to-day decision making. This course in economics is designed to give students a working knowledge of the subject and to increase their understanding of the market economy, as well as their individual role within this system.

    Prerequisites: Pre-calculus 11; or Math 0861 and Math 0871; or 72% on the VCC Intermediate Algebra Assessment test.

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    CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor
      74696 BWY-B Rm. 2209
    MWM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    0830 - 1029
    03-Sep-2019
    to 20-Dec-2019
    Lin, Jack


    (ENGL 1001) Integrated Language Support 1 3.0 credits  course outline



    This course, integrated with ENGL 1101, addresses the needs of non-native speakers of English
    who require specific help in order to meet course expectations. Students are given various
    proofreading and editing exercises, as well as paraphrasing and summarizing exercises. They
    will be introduced to effective techniques of quotation. Through multiple-draft writing
    assignments, they will learn the principles of effective revision.

    Pre-requisites:

    • CPEN O995(with C+ or higher), 0996 and 0992 Completion

         OR

    • VCC English Language Assessment (ELA) with total score of 145 with 16 minimum in
      composition

         OR

    • IELTS overall with Band 6.5 (no band lower than 6)

         OR

    • TOEFL iBt score with minimum of 86 (with a minimum of 21 in Reading and Listening and 20
      in Speaking and Writing)

         OR

    • LPI Level 4 with minimum of 24 on the essay and 5 in English usage

         OR

    • ELSK 0930 (with C+ or higher)

         OR

    • ELSK 0920 (with 'S') and ELSK 0925 (with C+ or higher)

    Co-requisites:

    • ENGL 1101

     

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    CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor
      75361 BWY-A Rm. 3709
    TRM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1700 - 1859
    03-Sep-2019
    to 20-Dec-2019
    Loveday, Jolene


    (ENGL 1100) University Transfer English 1 3.0 credits course outline



    This one-term composition course introduces students to different models of essay writing.  It also trains students in the mechanics of writing (grammar), analysis of short prose, and research skills (including MLA documentation).

    Prerequisites:

    English 12 with a final grade of C+ *and* (ENSK 0902) with a final grade of B,
    or
    English 12 with a final grade of B (or equivalent as per VCC's English language proficiency requirements)
    or
    English 12 Provincial exam score of 72%
    or
    ONE of the following test scores:
    ABE assessment with 60 in reading, 52 in writing, and 0991 on essay
    or
    LPI 5/35
    or
    LET 4
    or
    Active registration with the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of British Columbia.

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    CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor
      74733 BWY-A Rm. 3701
    FM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1030 - 1429
    03-Sep-2019
    to 20-Dec-2019
    Ellison, Barbara
      74734 BWY-B Rm. 2227
    TRM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1300 - 1459
    03-Sep-2019
    to 20-Dec-2019
    Weber, Michael
      74735 BWY-B Rm. 2227
    MWM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1030 - 1229
    03-Sep-2019
    to 20-Dec-2019
    Weber, Michael
      75923 BWY-B Rm. 2227
    TRM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1500 - 1659
    03-Sep-2019
    to 20-Dec-2019
    Roszell, William


    (ENGL 1101) English 1101 3.0 credits  course outline



    In this course, taken with Integrated Language Support 1 (ENGL 1001), students will read various fiction and non-fiction texts and learn how to identify key elements of those texts, such as main and supporting ideas, thematic intent, rhetorical patterns, figurative language, sociocultural context, style, and tone. They will analyze and interpret these texts and present their ideas in coherent, well-supported and grammatically correct compositions. Additionally, students will develop and present in a seminar a set of stimulating discussion questions on a selected short story.

    Pre-Requisites:

    - CPEN O995(with C+ or higher), 0996 and 0992 Completion
    OR
    - VCC English Language Assessment (ELA) with total score of 145 with 16 minimum in composition
    OR
    - IELTS overall with Band 6.5 (no band lower than 6)
    OR
    - TOEFL iBt score with minimum of 86 (with a minimum of 21 in Reading and Listening and 20 in Speaking and Writing)
    OR
    - LPI Level 4 with minimum of 24 on the essay and 5 in English usage
    OR
    - ELSK 0920 (with 'S') and ELSK 0925 (with C+ or higher)

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    CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor
      75362 BWY-A Rm. 3709
    TRM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1500 - 1659
    03-Sep-2019
    to 20-Dec-2019
    Loveday, Jolene


    (ENGL 1200) University Transfer English 2 3.0 credits  course outline



    This literature survey course introduces students to major literary forms: poetry, drama, and novels.

    Prerequisites: Successful completion (minimum grade of C-) in English 1100 or articulated equivalent.

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    CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor
      74736 BWY-A Rm. 3700
    MWM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1030 - 1229
    03-Sep-2019
    to 20-Dec-2019
    Abernethy, Graeme
      74737 BWY-A Rm. 3700
    MWM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1300 - 1459
    03-Sep-2019
    to 20-Dec-2019
    Abernethy, Graeme


    (MATH 1020) Precalculus 3.0 credits  course outline



    Math 1020 is intended to prepare students to take calculus for science, engineering, business, commerce and social programs. Emphasis is placed on the extensive study of polynomial, rational, exponential, logarithmic, trigonometric functions and their inverses.

    Pre-Requisites:
    Pre-calculus Mathematics 12 with a C-; or VCC MATH 0983 and MATH 0993 both with a C -; or Precalculus Mathematics 11 with a B; or Foundations Mathematics 11 with a B; or VCC MATH 0861 and MATH 0871 both with a B; or VCC Math Precalculus Assessment test with a 60%.

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    CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor
      74747 BWY-B Rm. 1231
    FM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1730 - 2059
    13-Dec-2019
    Filali, Bilal


    (MATH 1100) Calculus 1 3.0 credits  course outline



    This course is designed to provide students with a fundamental knowledge of differential calculus. Topics include the concepts of limit and continuity; rates of change; basic differentiation rules; derivatives of algebraic and transcendental functions; applied optimization problems; implicit differentiation and related rates; the mean value theorem; linear approximations; curve sketching; simple differential equations and models; antiderivatives; simple parametric equations and polar coordinates.

    Prerequisites:  Pre-calculus Mathematics12 with a B; or MATH 1020 with a C; or Math 0983 and Math 0993 both with a B; or VCC Math Pre-calculus Assessment Test (MPT) with 72%.

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    CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor
      74752 BWY-B Rm. 2206
    MWM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1500 - 1659
    03-Sep-2019
    to 20-Dec-2019
    Kakushkin, Gabriela
      74754 BWY-B Rm. 2206
    TRM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1030 - 1229
    03-Sep-2019
    to 20-Dec-2019
    Kakushkin, Gabriela


    (MATH 1111) Introduction to Statistics 3.0 credits  course outline



    Math 1111 introduces the fundamental ideas of statistics that can be applied to any discipline. Topics include: collection, organization, and presentation of data, inference estimation, hypothesis testing, correlation and regression. The course is designed to analyze real-life data using statistical methods. A statistical software program will be used to facilitate the understanding of statistical concepts and analysis of data sets.

    Pre-requisites:

    VCC Math 0861 and 0871 with a C, or Math 11 (Precalculus) with a C, or Math 11 (Principles) with a C, or VCC Intermediate Algebra Assessment with 68%

    or
    Active registration with the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of British Columbia.

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    CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor
      74750 BWY-B Rm. 2209
    TRM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    0830 - 1029
    03-Sep-2019
    to 20-Dec-2019
    Kakushkin, Gabriela
      74751 BWY-B Rm. 2206
    MWM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1800 - 1959
    03-Sep-2019
    to 20-Dec-2019
    Kakushkin, Gabriela
      74759 BWY-B Rm. 1231
    FM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1730 - 2059
    06-Dec-2019
    Karavas, Costa


    (MATH 1120) Discrete Mathematics 3.0 credits  course outline



    This course introduces students to mathematical logic, mathematical induction, relations and functions, basic counting techniques, probability, graphs and trees, with an emphasis on applications in computer science.

    Prerequisites: Precalculus 12 with a C; or MATH 1020 with a C; or VCC Math Precalculus Assessment Test (MPT) with a 72%.

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    CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor
      75825 BWY-B Rm. 2206
    MWM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1300 - 1459
    03-Sep-2019
    to 20-Dec-2019
    Mandryk, Natasha


    (NURS 1602) Human Anatomy and Physiology 3.0 credits  course outline



    This course is an admission requirement for entrance into the Practical Nursing Program. The course intends to provide the learner with the opportunity to learn the terminology used in health professions and to become familiar with the anatomy and physiology of the human integumentary, musculoskeletal, nervous, endocrine, cardiovascular, immune, respiratory, digestive and urinary systems.

    Pre-requisites:
    • Pre-Calculus 11 with a minimum grade of C or equivalent, or Foundations of Math 11 with a minimum grade
    of C or equivalent
    • Biology 12 with a minimum grade of C within the last five years or equivalent
    • English 12 with a B or proof of English Language Proficiency at a grade 12 level

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    CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor
      74781 BWY-B Rm. 2209
    MWM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1800 - 1959
    03-Sep-2019
    to 20-Dec-2019
    Gordon, Joyce
      74782 BWY-B Rm. G222
    TRM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1500 - 1659
    03-Sep-2019
    to 20-Dec-2019
    Gordon, Joyce


    (PHYS 1100) Physics 1 4.0 credits  course outline



    This course is the first half of a standard 1st year calculus-based physics course (PHYS 1200 is the second half). The course covers mechanics and heat, including vectors, kinematics, dynamics, energy, momentum, rotational motion, fluids, elasticity, oscillations, waves, sound, thermal properties of matter and thermodynamics. In the laboratory, students will develop measurement, analysis and lab report writing skills.

    Prerequisites:  Physics 12 with a C+ or equivalent, Pre-calculus 12 with a C+; or MATH 1020 with a C; or Math 0983 and Math 0993 both with a minimum of a C+; or VCC Math Pre-calculus Test (MPT) with a C+.



    Co-requisites: MATH 1100.

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    CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor
      74776 BWY-A Rm. TBATo Be Assigned
    FM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    0830 - 1229
    03-Sep-2019
    to 20-Dec-2019
    Bekirov, Aydan
      74776 BWY-A Rm. 3260
    MWM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1030 - 1229
    03-Sep-2019
    to 20-Dec-2019
    Bekirov, Aydan


    (PSYC 1100) Psychology 1 3.0 credits  course outline



    This course introduces students to the discipline of psychology and provides an overview of the major areas and perspectives in the field. It is an overview of the history, systems and theories, research methods, evolution and genes, the brain and nervous system, body rhythms and states of consciousness, sensation and perception, learning theory, and behaviour.

    Psychology 1 and 2 can be taken concurrently or in either order.

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    CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor
      74698 BWY-B Rm. 2209
    TRM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1300 - 1459
    03-Sep-2019
    to 20-Dec-2019
    Najarian, Bahman
      74699 BWY-B Rm. 2209
    TRM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1500 - 1659
    03-Sep-2019
    to 20-Dec-2019
    Najarian, Bahman


    (PSYC 1200) Psychology 2 3.0 credits  course outline



    This course covers the concepts of memory, thinking and intelligence, emotion, motivation, theories of personality, life span development, health, stress and coping, psychological disorders, and approaches to treatment and therapy.

    Psychology 1 and 2 can be taken concurrently or in either order.

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    CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor
      74700 BWY-B Rm. 2209
    MWM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1500 - 1659
    03-Sep-2019
    to 20-Dec-2019
    Najarian, Bahman
      74707 BWY-B Rm. 2209
    TRM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1030 - 1229
    03-Sep-2019
    to 20-Dec-2019
    Sweiss, Lina


    (PSYC 2300) Abnormal Psychology 3.0 credits course outline



    This course explores the clinical features of a wide range of psychological disorders, their biopsychosocial etiologies, as well as commonly used therapeutic approaches.

    Pre-requisites:

    • PSYC 1100 or PSYC 1200, or equivalent

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    CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor
      75821 BWY-B Rm. 2209
    MWM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1300 - 1459
    03-Sep-2019
    to 20-Dec-2019
    Najarian, Bahman


    (SCIE 1100) Engineering Technology and Society 3.0 credits  course outline



    This course provides an introduction to the practice of engineering, surveying its history and its current state. The social and political aspects of engineering decisions will be illustrated by a number of case studies.

    Prerequisites: Pre-calculus 12 or VCC MATH 1020 or VCC MATH 0983/0993 or VCC Math Pre-calculus Assessment Test with at least a 72%; Physics 12 (or equivalent), Chemistry 12 (or equivalent) or Biology 12 (or equivalent) with a C+.

    Co-requisite: SCIE 1110

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      74828 BWY-B Rm. 2206
    RM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1800 - 2159
    03-Sep-2019
    to 12-Dec-2019
    Habibzadeh Gharehbaba, Ali


    (SCIE 1110) Professional Communication 3.0 credits  course outline



    This course introduces students to the principles of effective communication with special emphasis on the writing process, informative and persuasive writing, research papers, oral presentations, and resumes and cover letters. Students will complete online assignments which will include a first draft critique, grammar exercises, plus research and documentation exercises. In conjunction with SCIE 1100, the course also explores current social and ethical issues in engineering and computer science.

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      74829 BWY-B Rm. 1208
    MWM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1800 - 1959
    03-Sep-2019
    to 12-Dec-2019
    Weber, Michael


    (SOCI 1100) Sociology 1 - Introductory Sociology 3.0 credits  course outline



    Sociology 1 (SOCI 1100) - Introductory Sociology - This course  introduces the discipline of sociology, its major social theories and research methods, to study social structure and social processes, with an emphasis on formal organizations, culture and identity, and social stratification. The main theories in sociology are employed to examine the following areas: socialization, organizations and bureaucracy, gender and sexuality, culture and mass media, deviance and crime, race and ethnicity, and social stratification and inequality in a Canadian and global context.

    The course is a combination of lectures, class and group discussions, films and library research.

    Sociology 1 and 2 can also be taken concurrently or in either order.

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    CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor
      74701 BWY-B Rm. 1214
    TRM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1030 - 1229
    03-Sep-2019
    to 20-Dec-2019
    Olijnek, Darcie


    (SOCI 1200) Sociology 2 - Canadian Society 3.0 credits  course outline



    Sociology  2 (SOCI 1200) - Canadian Society - This course examines Canadian society, its social institutions and processes, in historical and global context, with a focus on social inequality, social change and current issues. The main sociological theories are employed to examine the following areas: economy and work, government and politics, First Nations and Aboriginal issues, Quebec society, family, health and medicine, religion, and social change, particularly social movements, technology, urbanization and the environment.

    The course is a combination of lectures, class and group based discussion, films, and library research. 

    Sociology 1 and 2 can also be taken concurrently or in either order.

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    CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor
      74702 BWY-B Rm. 1214
    TRM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1500 - 1659
    03-Sep-2019
    to 20-Dec-2019
    Olijnek, Darcie


    Upcoming Schedules in Winter 2020 (202040)

    (BIOL 1120) Human Anatomy and Physiology 1 4.0 credits  course outline



    This course and its companion course, Human Anatomy and Physiology 2, deal with the relationship between structure and function in human biology. Lectures emphasize basic concepts in biology and the role of the major organ systems of the human body. Laboratory activities examine anatomical relationships and the physiological functioning of human organs.
    Pre-requisites:
    Biology 11, Biology 12, Chemistry 11, Precalculus 11, all with at least a C+.
    OR
    Active registration with the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of British Columbia.

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    CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor
      44477 BWY-A Rm. 3279
    MWM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1800 - 2159
    06-Jan-2020
    to 24-Apr-2020
    Shehadeh, Jacqueline
      44478 BWY-A Rm. 3279
    TRM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1300 - 1659
    06-Jan-2020
    to 24-Apr-2020
    McIntyre, Gordon
      44497 BWY-A Rm. 3279
    MWM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    0830 - 1229
    06-Jan-2020
    to 24-Apr-2020
    Shehadeh, Jacqueline
      44498 BWY-A Rm. 3279
    TRM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1800 - 2159
    06-Jan-2020
    to 24-Apr-2020
    Shehadeh, Jacqueline


    (BIOL 1200) Biology 2 4.0 credits  course outline



    Biology 1200 is the second half of the majors course in general biology, from cells to organisms. Lectures emphasize the integration of cells and the whole organism, and address biological chemistry, cell structure and function, DNA, RNA, and gene expression, homeostasis, animal and plant nutrition, molecular genetics, immunology, and biotechnology. Laboratory activities examine cells, cellular chemistry, genetics, and DNA, including DNA extraction, analysis, sequencing, and forensic techniques. They develop methods of scientific investigation, statistical analysis, collaboration, and reporting.

    Biology 1 and 2 can be taken concurrently or in either order.

    Prerequisite: Biology 11(or BIOL 0861/0871 or equivalent ) with a C+, Biology 12 (or BIOL 0983/0993 or equivalent) with a C+, Chemistry 11 (or CHEM 0861/0871 or equivalent) with a C+, Precalculus 11 (or Math 0861/0871 or equivalent) with a C+

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    CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor
      44496 BWY-A Rm. 3275
    MWRM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1530 - 1759
    06-Jan-2020
    to 24-Apr-2020
    Morlin, Maria


    (BIOL 1220) Human Anatomy and Physiology 2 4.0 credits  course outline



    This course and its companion course, Human Anatomy and Physiology 1, deal with the relationship between structure and function in human biology. Lectures continue an investigation of the role of the major organ systems of the human body. Laboratory activities examine anatomical relationships and the physiological functioning of human organs.

    Prerequisite:  Human Anatomy & Physiology 1 (BIOL1120).

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    CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor
      44479 BWY-A Rm. 3275
    TWRM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1300 - 1529
    06-Jan-2020
    to 24-Apr-2020
    Clarkson, Bruce
      44480 BWY-B Rm. G217
    MWM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1800 - 2159
    06-Jan-2020
    to 24-Apr-2020
    Curry, Mark
      44484 BWY-A Rm. 3252
    TWRM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    0930 - 1159
    06-Jan-2020
    to 24-Apr-2020
    McIntyre, Gordon
      44490 BWY-B Rm. G217
    TRM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1800 - 2159
    06-Jan-2020
    to 24-Apr-2020
    Curry, Mark
      44499 BWY-A Rm. 3279
    TRM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    0830 - 1229
    06-Jan-2020
    to 24-Apr-2020
    Clarkson, Bruce


    (CHEM 1121) Chemistry 1 4.0 credits  course outline



    This course emphasizes the basic principles of structural chemistry, with application to the chemistry of the elements. The course introduces quantum mechanics, organic chemistry, polymers, biopolymers and the importance of chemistry to society. The laboratory illustrates the behavior of chemical systems and some of the basic techniques associated with quantitative chemical experimentation. Chemistry 1 is designed for students seeking a degree or diploma in a field of science, technology, or health, among others. Both the lab and lecture portions need to be passed in order to pass the course. It is also suitable as an elective course.

    Pre-requisites:
    Chemistry 12 (or CHEM 0983/0993) with a C+ or equivalent, Precalculus 12 with a C+; or MATH 1020 with a C: or MATH 0993 both with a minimum of a C+; or VCC Math Precalculus Test (MPT) with a 72%.

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    CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor
      44485 BWY-A Rm. 3252
    MWM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1300 - 1459
    06-Jan-2020
    to 24-Apr-2020
    Wallace, Judith


    (CHEM 1223) Chemistry 2 4.0 credits  course outline



    The second course of the CHEM 1121/1223 two-course sequence emphasizes the basic principles of chemical kinetics, chemical thermodynamics and organic chemistry. The laboratory in Chemistry 2 allows students to practice techniques learned in Chemistry 1. Students are expected to increase skills in making observations, recording data accurately, interpreting data and generating hypotheses. Both the lab and lecture portions need to be passed in order to pass the course. Chemistry 2 is designed for students seeking a degree or diploma in a field of science, technology, or health, among others. It is suitable as an elective course.

    Pre-requisites:
    Chemistry 1 (CHEM 1121) with a C-

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    CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor
      44489 BWY-A Rm. 3252
    TRM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1300 - 1659
    06-Jan-2020
    to 24-Apr-2020
    Wallace, Judith


    (CMPT 1010) Introduction to Computer Programming 1 3.0 credits  course outline



    This course provides students an introduction to computing science and computer programming, using a systems oriented language, such as C or C++. This course introduces basic computing science concepts. Topics will include: elementary data types, control structures, functions, arrays and strings, fundamental algorithms, computer organization and memory management.

    Prerequisites: Pre-calculus 12 or VCC MATH 1020 or VCC MATH 0983/0993 or VCC Math Pre-calculus Assessment Test with 72%.

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    CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor
      44521 BWY-B Rm. 2212
    TRM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1500 - 1659
    06-Jan-2020
    to 24-Apr-2020
    Aboofazeli, Mohammad


    (CMPT 1020) Introduction to Computer Programming 2 3.0 credits  course outline



    This course builds upon the foundation set in CMPT 1010 using a systems-oriented language such as C or C++. Topics include a review of the basic elements of programming; introduction to object-oriented programming (OOP); techniques for designing and testing programs; use and implementation of elementary data structures and algorithms; introduction to embedded systems programming.

    Prerequisite: CMPT 1010 (Introduction to Computer Programming 1)

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    CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor
      44523 BWY-B Rm. 2212
    TRM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1800 - 1959
    06-Jan-2020
    to 24-Apr-2020
    Aboofazeli, Mohammad


    (ECON 1200) Macroeconomics 3.0 credits  course outline



    Macroeconomics is a branch of economics that aims to explain the functioning of the national economy as a whole. Macroeconomics looks at the behavior of a nation's economic aggregates, whereas microeconomics studies decisions made by individual consumers and business firms.
    Microeconomics and Macroeconomics can be taken concurrently or in any order.
    Pre-requisites:
    Pre-calculus 11; or Math 0861 and Math 0871; or 72% on the VCC Intermediate Algebra Assessment Test.

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    CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor
      44429 BWY-B Rm. 1206
    MWM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    0830 - 1029
    06-Jan-2020
    to 24-Apr-2020
    TBATo be assigned


    (ENGL 1001) Integrated Language Support 1 3.0 credits  course outline



    This course, integrated with ENGL 1101, addresses the needs of non-native speakers of English
    who require specific help in order to meet course expectations. Students are given various
    proofreading and editing exercises, as well as paraphrasing and summarizing exercises. They
    will be introduced to effective techniques of quotation. Through multiple-draft writing
    assignments, they will learn the principles of effective revision.

    Pre-requisites:

    • CPEN O995(with C+ or higher), 0996 and 0992 Completion

         OR

    • VCC English Language Assessment (ELA) with total score of 145 with 16 minimum in
      composition

         OR

    • IELTS overall with Band 6.5 (no band lower than 6)

         OR

    • TOEFL iBt score with minimum of 86 (with a minimum of 21 in Reading and Listening and 20
      in Speaking and Writing)

         OR

    • LPI Level 4 with minimum of 24 on the essay and 5 in English usage

         OR

    • ELSK 0930 (with C+ or higher)

         OR

    • ELSK 0920 (with 'S') and ELSK 0925 (with C+ or higher)

    Co-requisites:

    • ENGL 1101

     

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      45004 BWY-A Rm. 3701
    MWM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1500 - 1659
    06-Jan-2020
    to 24-Apr-2020
    TBATo be assigned


    (ENGL 1002) Integrated Language Support 2 3.0 credits  course outline



    This course is a strong language support enabling non-native speakers of English to realistically handle the language and workload demands of a university level English and language arts course. Besides focusing on different writing tasks and styles (paraphrasing, summarizing, short compositions, informative, argumentative research essay), it concentrates on refining the skills developed in Integrated Language Support 1.

    Co-requisite: ENGL 1102

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    CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor
      45005 BWY-A Rm. 3709
    TRM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1500 - 1659
    06-Jan-2020
    to 24-Apr-2020
    TBATo be assigned


    (ENGL 1100) University Transfer English 1 3.0 credits course outline



    This one-term composition course introduces students to different models of essay writing.  It also trains students in the mechanics of writing (grammar), analysis of short prose, and research skills (including MLA documentation).

    Prerequisites:

    English 12 with a final grade of C+ *and* (ENSK 0902) with a final grade of B,
    or
    English 12 with a final grade of B (or equivalent as per VCC's English language proficiency requirements)
    or
    English 12 Provincial exam score of 72%
    or
    ONE of the following test scores:
    ABE assessment with 60 in reading, 52 in writing, and 0991 on essay
    or
    LPI 5/35
    or
    LET 4
    or
    Active registration with the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of British Columbia.

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    CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor
      44445 BWY-A Rm. 3701
    MWM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1030 - 1229
    06-Jan-2020
    to 24-Apr-2020
    TBATo be assigned
      44446 BWY-A Rm. 3701
    TRM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1300 - 1459
    06-Jan-2020
    to 24-Apr-2020
    TBATo be assigned
      44447 BWY-A Rm. 3709
    MWM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1500 - 1659
    06-Jan-2020
    to 24-Apr-2020
    TBATo be assigned


    (ENGL 1101) English 1101 3.0 credits  course outline



    In this course, taken with Integrated Language Support 1 (ENGL 1001), students will read various fiction and non-fiction texts and learn how to identify key elements of those texts, such as main and supporting ideas, thematic intent, rhetorical patterns, figurative language, sociocultural context, style, and tone. They will analyze and interpret these texts and present their ideas in coherent, well-supported and grammatically correct compositions. Additionally, students will develop and present in a seminar a set of stimulating discussion questions on a selected short story.

    Pre-Requisites:

    - CPEN O995(with C+ or higher), 0996 and 0992 Completion
    OR
    - VCC English Language Assessment (ELA) with total score of 145 with 16 minimum in composition
    OR
    - IELTS overall with Band 6.5 (no band lower than 6)
    OR
    - TOEFL iBt score with minimum of 86 (with a minimum of 21 in Reading and Listening and 20 in Speaking and Writing)
    OR
    - LPI Level 4 with minimum of 24 on the essay and 5 in English usage
    OR
    - ELSK 0920 (with 'S') and ELSK 0925 (with C+ or higher)

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    CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor
      45003 BWY-A Rm. 3701
    MWM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1300 - 1459
    06-Jan-2020
    to 24-Apr-2020
    TBATo be assigned


    (ENGL 1102) English 1102 3.0 credits  course outline



    English 1102 introduces students to a selection of poetry and to a sampling of modern drama. Some short stories are also included. Students compose analytical essays dealing with the method of presenting the content of a literary piece. A video adaptation of a play or novel is viewed and discussed. Short lectures provide information about literary schools and their social, political and creative backgrounds. Composition also includes an original piece of research on a particular author or authors or an approved topic selected by the student. This research is presented in both an informal presentation and a formal research essay.

    Prerequisite: English 1101

    Co-requisite: ENGL 1002 Integrated Language Support 2.

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    CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor
      45006 BWY-A Rm. 3709
    TRM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1300 - 1459
    06-Jan-2020
    to 24-Apr-2020
    TBATo be assigned


    (ENGL 1200) University Transfer English 2 3.0 credits  course outline



    This literature survey course introduces students to major literary forms: poetry, drama, and novels.

    Prerequisites: Successful completion (minimum grade of C-) in English 1100 or articulated equivalent.

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    CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor
      44448 BWY-A Rm. 3700
    TRM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1300 - 1459
    06-Jan-2020
    to 24-Apr-2020
    TBATo be assigned
      44449 BWY-A Rm. 3701
    FM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1030 - 1429
    06-Jan-2020
    to 24-Apr-2020
    TBATo be assigned


    (EVSC 1100) Introduction to Environmental Science 3.0 credits  course outline



    This course introduces students to the approach used by environmental scientists to assess the health of Earth’s systems, evaluate impacts of various land and ecosystem management practices and identify solutions to environmental problems. Earth systems (lithosphere, hydrosphere, biosphere and atmosphere) and cycles (rock, water, carbon, nitrogen, etc.) are examined briefly as context. Then underlying, fundamental physical and biological processes of environmental problems are examined. The course will cover environmental ethics, conservation movements, environmental policy and the concept of sustainability. As well, ecological principles will be examined in the context of conservation, restoration, resource management, and energy sources.

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    CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor
      44509 BWY-A Rm. 3279
    MWM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1300 - 1459
    06-Jan-2020
    to 24-Apr-2020
    Morlin, Maria


    (MATH 1020) Precalculus 3.0 credits  course outline



    Math 1020 is intended to prepare students to take calculus for science, engineering, business, commerce and social programs. Emphasis is placed on the extensive study of polynomial, rational, exponential, logarithmic, trigonometric functions and their inverses.

    Pre-Requisites:
    Pre-calculus Mathematics 12 with a C-; or VCC MATH 0983 and MATH 0993 both with a C -; or Precalculus Mathematics 11 with a B; or Foundations Mathematics 11 with a B; or VCC MATH 0861 and MATH 0871 both with a B; or VCC Math Precalculus Assessment test with a 60%.

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    CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor
      44460 ONLINE M-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday
    TBATo be assigned
    TBATo be assigned
    06-Jan-2020
    to 24-Apr-2020
    Karavas, Costa


    (MATH 1100) Calculus 1 3.0 credits  course outline



    This course is designed to provide students with a fundamental knowledge of differential calculus. Topics include the concepts of limit and continuity; rates of change; basic differentiation rules; derivatives of algebraic and transcendental functions; applied optimization problems; implicit differentiation and related rates; the mean value theorem; linear approximations; curve sketching; simple differential equations and models; antiderivatives; simple parametric equations and polar coordinates.

    Prerequisites:  Pre-calculus Mathematics12 with a B; or MATH 1020 with a C; or Math 0983 and Math 0993 both with a B; or VCC Math Pre-calculus Assessment Test (MPT) with 72%.

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    CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor
      44465 BWY-B Rm. 2229
    MWM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1500 - 1659
    06-Jan-2020
    to 24-Apr-2020
    Kakushkin, Gabriela


    (MATH 1111) Introduction to Statistics 3.0 credits  course outline



    Math 1111 introduces the fundamental ideas of statistics that can be applied to any discipline. Topics include: collection, organization, and presentation of data, inference estimation, hypothesis testing, correlation and regression. The course is designed to analyze real-life data using statistical methods. A statistical software program will be used to facilitate the understanding of statistical concepts and analysis of data sets.

    Pre-requisites:

    VCC Math 0861 and 0871 with a C, or Math 11 (Precalculus) with a C, or Math 11 (Principles) with a C, or VCC Intermediate Algebra Assessment with 68%

    or
    Active registration with the College of Licensed Practical Nurses of British Columbia.

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    CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor
      44463 BWY-B Rm. 2229
    TRM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    0830 - 1029
    06-Jan-2020
    to 24-Apr-2020
    Kakushkin, Gabriela
      44464 BWY-B Rm. 2229
    MWM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1800 - 1959
    06-Jan-2020
    to 24-Apr-2020
    Kakushkin, Gabriela
      45565 ONLINE M-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday
    TBATo be assigned
    TBATo be assigned
    06-Jan-2020
    to 24-Apr-2020
    Karavas, Costa


    (MATH 1200) Calculus 2 3.0 credits  course outline



    This course is designed to provide students with a fundamental knowledge of integral calculus. Topics include antidifferentiation; the definite integral; the fundamental theorem of calculus, areas and volumes; integration techniques; improper integrals; applications of the integral; slope fields; numerical approximations; linear differential equations and applications; polynomial approximations; Taylor series, power series and calculus with parametric curves and polar coordinates.

    Prerequisite: MATH 1100 with a C-

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    CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor
      44468 BWY-B Rm. 2229
    MWM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    0830 - 1029
    06-Jan-2020
    to 24-Apr-2020
    Filali, Bilal
      44470 BWY-B Rm. 2229
    TRM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1030 - 1229
    06-Jan-2020
    to 24-Apr-2020
    Filali, Bilal


    (MATH 1221) Applied Linear Algebra 3.0 credits  course outline



    This course introduces students to linear equations, matrices, determinants, vector spaces and linear transformations and bases. The course also includes complex numbers, eigenvalues and eigenvectors; diagonalization as well as inner products and orthogonality; least squares problems. Applications involving matrix and vector calculations are emphasized.

    Prerequisite: MATH 1100 (Calculus 1) with a C-

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    CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor
      45571 BWY-B Rm. 2229
    MWM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1030 - 1229
    06-Jan-2020
    to 24-Apr-2020
    Filali, Bilal


    (NURS 1602) Human Anatomy and Physiology 3.0 credits  course outline



    This course is an admission requirement for entrance into the Practical Nursing Program. The course intends to provide the learner with the opportunity to learn the terminology used in health professions and to become familiar with the anatomy and physiology of the human integumentary, musculoskeletal, nervous, endocrine, cardiovascular, immune, respiratory, digestive and urinary systems.

    Pre-requisites:
    • Pre-Calculus 11 with a minimum grade of C or equivalent, or Foundations of Math 11 with a minimum grade
    of C or equivalent
    • Biology 12 with a minimum grade of C within the last five years or equivalent
    • English 12 with a B or proof of English Language Proficiency at a grade 12 level

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    CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor
      44492 BWY-B Rm. 2206
    TRM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1500 - 1659
    06-Jan-2020
    to 24-Apr-2020
    Gordon, Joyce
      44505 BWY-B Rm. 2209
    TRM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1800 - 1959
    06-Jan-2020
    to 24-Apr-2020
    Gordon, Joyce


    (PHYS 1170) Mechanics 1 3.0 credits  course outline



    This course covers Newton's laws, kinematics, statics, and dynamics for particles and systems of particles, static and rotational equilibrium, analysis of structures, planar motion of rigid bodies, energy and momentum conservation. It is designed for engineering students. The emphasis of this course will be on solving problems.

    Prerequisites: Physics 1 (PHYS 1100) and Calculus 1 (MATH 1100), both with a C-

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    CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor
      46068 BWY-B Rm. 2206
    MWM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1300 - 1459
    06-Jan-2020
    to 24-Apr-2020
    Bekirov, Aydan


    (PHYS 1200) Physics 2 4.0 credits  course outline



    This course covers the second half of a standard 1st year calculus-based physics course (PHYS 1100 is the first half). Topics include electricity and magnetism, geometric optics, physical optics and quantum physics (including radioactivity). Students will perform a number of laboratory experiments connected to these topics. In addition, students will perform six introductory engineering laboratory experiments in order to familiarize themselves with operating lab instruments such as linear power supplies, digital multi-meters, function generators and oscilloscopes. Students will also learn proper bread boarding and printed wiring board assembly techniques.

    Pre-requisites:
    Physics 1 (PHYS 1100)

    Co-requisites:
    Calculus 2 (MATH 1200)

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    CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor
      44503 BWY-A Rm. 3256
    FM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1300 - 1659
    06-Jan-2020
    to 24-Apr-2020
    Bekirov, Aydan
      44503 BWY-B Rm. 2206
    MWM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1500 - 1659
    06-Jan-2020
    to 24-Apr-2020
    Bekirov, Aydan


    (PSYC 1100) Psychology 1 3.0 credits  course outline



    This course introduces students to the discipline of psychology and provides an overview of the major areas and perspectives in the field. It is an overview of the history, systems and theories, research methods, evolution and genes, the brain and nervous system, body rhythms and states of consciousness, sensation and perception, learning theory, and behaviour.

    Psychology 1 and 2 can be taken concurrently or in either order.

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    CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor
      44405 BWY-B Rm. 1206
    TRM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1030 - 1229
    06-Jan-2020
    to 24-Apr-2020
    TBATo be assigned
      44406 BWY-B Rm. 1206
    MWM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1300 - 1459
    06-Jan-2020
    to 24-Apr-2020
    TBATo be assigned


    (PSYC 1200) Psychology 2 3.0 credits  course outline



    This course covers the concepts of memory, thinking and intelligence, emotion, motivation, theories of personality, life span development, health, stress and coping, psychological disorders, and approaches to treatment and therapy.

    Psychology 1 and 2 can be taken concurrently or in either order.

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    CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor
      44408 BWY-B Rm. 1206
    TRM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1300 - 1459
    06-Jan-2020
    to 24-Apr-2020
    TBATo be assigned
      44417 BWY-B Rm. 1206
    MWM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1030 - 1229
    06-Jan-2020
    to 24-Apr-2020
    TBATo be assigned
      44426 BWY-B Rm. 1206
    TRM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1500 - 1659
    06-Jan-2020
    to 24-Apr-2020
    TBATo be assigned


    (SOCI 1100) Sociology 1 - Introductory Sociology 3.0 credits  course outline



    Sociology 1 (SOCI 1100) - Introductory Sociology - This course  introduces the discipline of sociology, its major social theories and research methods, to study social structure and social processes, with an emphasis on formal organizations, culture and identity, and social stratification. The main theories in sociology are employed to examine the following areas: socialization, organizations and bureaucracy, gender and sexuality, culture and mass media, deviance and crime, race and ethnicity, and social stratification and inequality in a Canadian and global context.

    The course is a combination of lectures, class and group discussions, films and library research.

    Sociology 1 and 2 can also be taken concurrently or in either order.

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    CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor
      44459 BWY-B Rm. 1214
    TRM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1500 - 1659
    06-Jan-2020
    to 24-Apr-2020
    TBATo be assigned


    (SOCI 1200) Sociology 2 - Canadian Society 3.0 credits  course outline



    Sociology  2 (SOCI 1200) - Canadian Society - This course examines Canadian society, its social institutions and processes, in historical and global context, with a focus on social inequality, social change and current issues. The main sociological theories are employed to examine the following areas: economy and work, government and politics, First Nations and Aboriginal issues, Quebec society, family, health and medicine, religion, and social change, particularly social movements, technology, urbanization and the environment.

    The course is a combination of lectures, class and group based discussion, films, and library research. 

    Sociology 1 and 2 can also be taken concurrently or in either order.

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    CRN Campus - Room Day(s) Time Date Instructor
      44450 BWY-B Rm. 1214
    TRM-Monday, T-Tuesday,
    W-Wednesday, R-Thursday,
    F-Friday, S-Saturday,
    U-Sunday

    1030 - 1229
    06-Jan-2020
    to 24-Apr-2020
    TBATo be assigned


    Term 1

    (BIOL 1061) Introductory Biology - Part 1
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    3.0 credits course outline
    (BIOL 1071) Introductory Biology - Part 2
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    3.0 credits course outline
    (BIOL 1083) Principles of Biology - Part 1
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    3.0 credits course outline
    (BIOL 1093) Principles of Biology - Part 2
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    3.0 credits course outline
    (BIOL 1100) Biology 1
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    4.0 credits  course outline
    (BIOL 1120) Human Anatomy and Physiology 1
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    4.0 credits  course outline
    (BIOL 1200) Biology 2
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    4.0 credits  course outline
    (BIOL 1220) Human Anatomy and Physiology 2
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    4.0 credits  course outline
    (BIOL 2104) Introduction to Ecology
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    3.0 credits  course outline
    (CHEM 1061) Introductory Chemistry - Part 1
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    3.0 credits course outline
    (CHEM 1071) Introductory Chemistry - Part 2
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    3.0 credits course outline
    (CHEM 1083) Principles of Chemistry - Part 1
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    3.0 credits course outline
    (CHEM 1093) Principles of Chemistry - Part 2
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    3.0 credits course outline
    (CHEM 1121) Chemistry 1
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    4.0 credits  course outline
    (CHEM 1223) Chemistry 2
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    4.0 credits  course outline
    (CMPT 1010) Introduction to Computer Programming 1
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    3.0 credits  course outline
    (CMPT 1020) Introduction to Computer Programming 2
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    3.0 credits  course outline
    (CRIM 1150) Introduction to Criminology
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    3.0 credits course outline
    (CRIM 1160) The Canadian Legal System
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    3.0 credits course outline
    (ECON 1100) Microeconomics
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    3.0 credits  course outline
    (ECON 1200) Macroeconomics
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    3.0 credits  course outline
    (ECON 2300) Managerial Economics
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    3.0 credits course outline
    (ECON 2600) Environmental Economics
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    3.0 credits course outline
    (ENGL 1001) Integrated Language Support 1
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    3.0 credits  course outline
    (ENGL 1002) Integrated Language Support 2
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    3.0 credits  course outline
    (ENGL 1100) University Transfer English 1
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    3.0 credits course outline
    (ENGL 1101) English 1101
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    3.0 credits  course outline
    (ENGL 1102) English 1102
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    3.0 credits  course outline
    (ENGL 1200) University Transfer English 2
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    3.0 credits  course outline
    (ENGL 2100) Canadian Literature
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    3 credits course outline
    (EVSC 1100) Introduction to Environmental Science
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    3.0 credits  course outline
    (GEOG 1100) Society, Space, Environment: Introducing Human Geography
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    3.0 credits  course outline
    (GEOG 1110) Earth Systems
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    3.0 credits  course outline
    (GEOG 2241) Social Geography
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    3.0 credits  course outline
    (INDG 1100) Introduction to First Nations & Indigenous Studies
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    3.0 credits  course outline
    (MATH 1020) Precalculus
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    3.0 credits  course outline
    (MATH 1061) Intermediate Algebra - Part 1
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    3.0 credits course outline
    (MATH 1071) Intermediate Algebra - Part 2
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    3.0 credits course outline
    (MATH 1083) Precalculus Algebra - Part 1
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    3.0 credits course outline
    (MATH 1093) Precalculus Algebra - Part 2
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    3.0 credits course outline
    (MATH 1100) Calculus 1
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    3.0 credits  course outline
    (MATH 1111) Introduction to Statistics
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    3.0 credits  course outline
    (MATH 1120) Discrete Mathematics
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    3.0 credits  course outline
    (MATH 1190) Mathematics for Teachers
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    3.0 credits course outline
    (MATH 1200) Calculus 2
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    3.0 credits  course outline
    (MATH 1210) Mathematics for the Arts
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    3.0 credits course outline
    (MATH 1221) Applied Linear Algebra
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    3.0 credits  course outline
    (MATH 2251) Calculus III
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    3.0 credits course outline
    (MATH 2310) Ordinary Differential Equations
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    3.0 credits course outline
    (MATH 2700) Probability and Statistics for Science and Engineering
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    3.0 credits course outline
    (NURS 1602) Human Anatomy and Physiology
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    3.0 credits  course outline
    (PHYS 1061) Introductory Physics - Part 1
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    3.0 credits
    (PHYS 1071) Introductory Physics - Part 2
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    3.0 credits
    (PHYS 1083) Principles of Physics - Part 1
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    3.0 credits
    (PHYS 1093) Principles of Physics - Part 2
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    3.0 credits
    (PHYS 1100) Physics 1
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    4.0 credits  course outline
    (PHYS 1110) Introduction to Astronomy
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    3.0 credits course outline
    (PHYS 1170) Mechanics 1
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    3.0 credits  course outline
    (PHYS 1190) Physics of Music
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    3.0 credits course outline
    (PHYS 1200) Physics 2
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    4.0 credits  course outline
    (POLI 1100) Introduction to Politics and Government
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    3.0 credits  course outline
    (PSYC 1100) Psychology 1
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    3.0 credits  course outline
    (PSYC 1200) Psychology 2
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    3.0 credits  course outline
    (PSYC 2300) Abnormal Psychology
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    3.0 credits course outline
    (PSYC 2320) Research Methods in Psychology
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    3.0 credits course outline
    (REMA 1100) Global Change
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    3.0 credits  course outline
    (SCIE 1020) Introduction to Computer Design
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    3.0 credits  course outline
    (SCIE 1100) Engineering Technology and Society
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    3.0 credits  course outline
    (SCIE 1110) Professional Communication
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    3.0 credits  course outline
    (SCIE 1151) Engineering Graphics and Design
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    3.0 credits  course outline
    (SCIE 1180) Introduction to Engineering Analysis
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    3.0 credits  course outline
    (SOCI 1100) Sociology 1 - Introductory Sociology
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    3.0 credits  course outline
    (SOCI 1200) Sociology 2 - Canadian Society
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    3.0 credits  course outline