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The Pearson ALC offers a wide range of courses to enable adult students to complete their Grade 12 graduation requirements. Pages with student assignments and Internet links available are listed below. Check back for new additions. See a teacher in person for courses without Internet links. See the list of courses with dates and times offered.  —Updated for September, 2015

Foundations Courses in Reading, Writing, Speaking and Listening (up to Grade 10 School Levels)


Communications 12
(offered in both semesters Tuesdays and Thursdays at 9: 00 to 11:30 or Monday and Wednesday 6:30 to 9:00)

English 10 (Archive)

English 11
(offered on Mondays and Wednesdays from 4:00 to 6:30)

English 12 (self paced)
English 12
(offered in both semesters on Wednesdays and Fridays
at 9: 00 to 11:30)

Writing 12
(offered on Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays from 2:30 to 4:00)


Accounting 11
(offered on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons from 12:00 to 2:30 in the fall semester only; also self paced at all times)

Data Management 12
(offered in the spring semester as a class; also available self paced)

Drama: Film and Television 12
(not offered this year)

Entrepreneurship 12
(offered on Monday and Friday afternoons from 12:00 to 2:30)

Family Studies 12 
(offered on Wednesday and Thursday afternoons from 4:00 to 6:30 and year round on Tuesdays from 12:00 to 2:30)

Family Studies 12 (self paced)


Civic Studies 11
(offered on Monday and Wednesday afternoons from 12:00 to 2:30)

Social Studies 11

ICT 10

Information & Communications Technology
(offered in the lab; see a teacher)


Apprenticeship and Workplace Math 11
Apprenticeship and Workplace Math 12

Certificate Test Levels (upgrading to Math 9)

Calculus 12

Pre-Calculus Math 11 (self paced; print out worksheets)

Pre-Calculus Math 11
(offered Mondays and Wednesdays from 12:00 to 2:30)

Principles of Mathematics 12


Biology 11
Biology 12
(offered on Monday and Wednesday mornings from 9:00 to 11:30)

Chemistry 11
(offered on Tuesday and Thursday from 4:00 to 6:30)

Physics 11