Accounting 11 is designed to be an introductory accounting course. It is assumed that the student has no basic accounting skills. The course is divided into 18 units in 8 chapters. The course brings the student along slowly building skills as they work through each unit. The tests can be done by the unit or in groups of 3 depending on the pace the student wishes to set.
Accounting 12 is a continuation of Accounting 11. It is based on the final 18 units and 8 chapters of the Principles of Accounting text. The course develops advanced accounting applications, building on the concepts of the previous units. The tests are more applied accounting than in Accounting 11.
NO TEXTBOOK REQUIRED. This is a self-paced course delivered via animated video series. This course is a part of the pathway designed to provide students with the mathematical understandings and critical-thinking skills identified for entry into the majority of trades and for direct entry into the work force. Topics covered include: Measurement – SI and Imperial; Geometry – right triangles, scale, perspective; Numbers – personal budgets, compound interest, financial services, credit options, numerical reasoning; Algebra – formula manipulation, slope, proportional reasoning and unit analysis.
Students will submit assigned work and will then complete online quizzes, if they have achieved a passing mark on submitted work. Teacher is available to assist students via phone or online during regular office hours. Parents are encouraged to check progress on the math website regularly or contact teacher directly via phone/email
This course is a good introductory for Studio Arts 11. The 10 units are designed to provide a study of the foundations of art through a variety of art experiences.
Emphasis is on the development of students’ individual artistic abilities. Explore mediums and techniques while drawing, painting, printing, and sculpting ideas into existence. Topics include: Drawing techniques, keeping a sketchbook, painting techniques, colour schemes, selected artists and artistic styles.
(This course cannot be used toward Adult Graduation Credits)
Astronomy 11 is designed to be an introductory course. Students do not need to be math or science loving people; they just need an interest in space. Some of the topics include history of astronomy, solar system, the sun, stars, galaxies, the origin of the universe and even the possibility of life out there.
This course is project based. Students are required to do one project for each of the units in the course. There are no assignments, tests or quizzes, just lots of interesting things to learn through projects. Join us and explore the universe!
This course does not meet the science 11 or 12 graduation requirement.
BC First Peoples 12 looks at how the identities, worldviews, and language of BC First Peoples are renewed, sustained, and transformed through their connection to the land. Students will investigate how the impact of contact and colonialism continues to affect the political, social, and economic lives of BC First Peoples. Students will study how cultural expressions convey the richness, diversity, and resiliency of BC First Peoples. Student will gain an understanding of how through self-governance, leadership, and self-determination, BC First Peoples challenge and resist Canada’s ongoing colonialism. Students will be evaluated through learning guides (10%), assignments (40%), projects (10%), quizzes and four invigilated unit tests (10%). There is no longer a provincial exam.
Biology 11 is a study of the relationships and differences among living creatures and the ways in which unity and diversity are used in the classification of organisms. Students study DNA, basic genetics, and the theory of evolution to understand the basis upon which the biological classification system is built.
Biology 12 focuses on human biology and how the diverse body systems are integrated to maintain a balanced internal environment. Biology 11 is not a mandatory pre-requisite for Biology 12. If you do not have Chemistry 11, please consult with your teacher.
Biology 12 focuses on the cell and human systems. The online course includes learning tools such as videos, SAFMEDS, section overviews, unit reviews and assignments. There are six units in this course, including a case study. Students will be required to write two midterms to complete the course.