Keyano College

Academic Foundations

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Program Information

School:Keyano College
Faculty:Academic Upgrading
Field of Study:College/Univ. Prep. and Advan. H. School/2ndary Diploma Pgms
Description:The Academic Foundations program offers adults the opportunity to upgrade to the Grade Nine equivalency. There are three levels to choose from: Entry (Adult Literacy), Intermediate and Advanced. Placement is based on the individual applicant's skills and knowledge. All three levels are available on a full or part-time basis. Upon completion, students may continue in the College Preparation program, qualify for admission into Career or Trades programs, or enter the workplace.

The entry level of Academic Foundations builds students' functional literacy skills in math, writing, reading and computers to a Grade 5.5 level. As a student in the entry-level program, you will work with your instructors to build a personal education plan tailored to address your needs. Small group, one-on-one instruction, and a variety of reading materials are used to meet your needs and interests. You may join entry level in September or January. Select courses are offered in May based on demand.

Students wishing to enter the Intermediate and Advanced Levels program should meet with a Student Advisor to clarify their educational goals and determine the appropriate level of entry.
URL:Academic Foundations at Keyano College

Admission Requirements

Prerequisites:*These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
    Students wishing to enter the program should contact the Office of the Registrar or the Chair of Academic Upgrading in order to decide on an appropriate level.

    * We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

    Modified on July 22, 2019