Credit Courses

DEC Program Credit Courses

Until full return to campus, courses will be online. A webcam and microphones are required. A computer and reliable internet connection are required.

For the online component of courses, the principle platforms will be LEA, Teams and Moodle.
Please see the attached Student Guide for important information on how to access these platforms click on the following link

If you need a laptop loan or have other concerns about access to online courses (e.g. Internet connection), you can contact studentonlinehelp@johnabbott.qc.ca

*** You will be informed of JAC’s implementation of any Ministry directives as they are received.

Overview

Students who meet the admission requirements for a DEC program are eligible to register on a part-time or full-time basis, in courses pertaining to a DEC program.

Students who do not meet the admission requirements to a DEC program may register in a credit course. Please see Independent Studies 080.02 program.

Due to limited course offerings, it is not possible to follow an entire DEC program in Continuing Education.

Click here to view the list of available courses by day




Admission Requirements

Applicants are eligible to register for a DEC program under the following conditions:

  • Have a Québec Secondary School Diploma (DES)
    OR
  • Have a Québec Secondary School Vocational Diploma (DEP) AND
    Have completed: Secondary V credits in Language of Instruction Secondary V credits in Second Language and Secondary IV credits in Mathematics
    OR
  • Applicants who have not studied in Quebec must have education deemed equivalent by the College
Please note

Applicants with a certificate other than a Secondary School Diploma must have completed the secondary school requirements set by their province or country. Specific program requirements and all other requirements particular to John Abbott College must be met.

Programs available:

300.A0 – Social Science
200.B0 – Science
500.AE – Arts, Literature & Communication – Multidisciplinary
081.AS – Academic Standing

Programs & Courses

300.A0 - SOCIAL SCIENCE

Winter 2022 COURSES

SPECIFIC PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS

Secondary IV Mathematics Cultural, Social and Technical Option 414 or Mathematics 416

Former day students that have not fulfilled the conditions of the College’s Academic Standing Policy (probation), must select the program 081.AS Academic Standing and refer to their day progression chart and/or see an Academic Advisor for proper course selection.

(Tuition fee: $2.00/course hour)

* Courses may be cancelled due to insufficient enrolment.

ENGLISH

  • Introduction to College English | 603-101-CL Details >
  • Literary Genres | 603-102-MQ Details >
  • Literary Themes | 603-103-MQ Details >
  • Forms of Discourse | 603-200-AB Details >
FRENCH

Students will be placed in a French level based on their Québec Secondary 5 final French grade according to the chart below:

HIGH SCHOOL COURSE NUMBER GRADE LEVEL JAC FRENCH COURSE
634-504 or 635-506
(French second language)
66-74
75-81
1
2
602-100-MQ
602-101-MQ

Note: Students who have passed both Français langue maternelle and French as a second language (634-504 or 635-506) will be placed according to their grade in French as a second language course.

ADULT EDUCATION GRADE LEVEL JAC FRENCH COURSE
French second language 66-74
75-81
1
2
602-100-MQ
602-101-MQ

 

  • French Level 1 | 602-100-MQ Details >
  • French Level 2 | 602-101-MQ Details >
PHYSICAL EDUCATION

  • Physical Education – Physical Activity and Health | 109-101-MQ Details >
  • Physical Education – Physical Activity and Autonomy | 109-103-MQ Details >
HUMANITIES

Humanities (Knowledge & World Views) pursue the general goals of: developing logical thought and recognizing its limitations; understanding various ways of acquiring knowledge and how those ways have developed historically; and examining systems of understanding. Knowledge and World Views courses help students understand different views of humanity and of knowledge through the use of a multi-disciplinary approach. This understanding will equip students to analyze, synthesize, and evaluate knowledge claims and world views.

  • Humanities – Knowledge | 345-101-MQ Details >
  • Humanities – World Views | 345-102-MQ Details >
  • Humanities – Social Issues | 345-213-AB Details >
HISTORY

  • Complementary – Food: History and Practice | 330-DAC-AB Details >
Spanish

  • Complementary – Spanish I | 607-DAA-03 Details >
ANTHROPOLOGY

  • Introduction to Anthropology | 381-100-AB Details >
BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

  • Introduction to Business | 401-100-AB Details >
  • Business Law | 401-253-AB Details >
ECONOMICS

  • Macroeconomics | 383-920-AB Details >
GEOGRAPHY

  • Introduction to Geography | 320-100-AB Details >
HISTORY

  • History of Western Civilization | 330-910-AB Details >
MATHEMATICS

Follow this link to view the Mathematics Sequence Chart

  • Calculus I | 201-103-RE Details >
  • Linear Algebra | 201-105-RE Details >
  • Algebra and Trigonometry | 201-015-RE Details >
PSYCHOLOGY

  • Introduction to Psychology | 350-102-AB Details >
  • Mental Health | 350-252-AB Details >
SOCIOLOGY

  • Introduction to Sociology | 387-100-AB Details >
  • Current Social Issues | 387-256-AB Details >

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200.BO - SCIENCE

WINTER 2022 COURSES

> 70% in each of the following courses (or equivalent)

Secondary V Chemistry
Secondary V Physics
Secondary V Mathematics Technical & Scientific Option or Secondary V Mathematics Science Option 506 or Mathematics 536

Former day students that have not fulfilled the conditions of the College’s Academic Standing Policy (probation), must select the program 081.AS Academic Standing and refer to their day progression chart and/or see an Academic Advisor for proper course selection.
(Tuition fee: $2.00/course hour)

* Courses may be cancelled due to insufficient enrolment.

ENGLISH

  • Introduction to College English | 603-101-CL Details >
  • Literary Genres | 603-102-MQ Details >
  • Literary Themes | 603-103-MQ Details >
  • Forms of Discourse | 603-200-AB Details >
FRENCH

Students will be placed in a French level based on their Québec Secondary 5 final French grade according to the chart below:

HIGH SCHOOL COURSE NUMBER GRADE LEVEL JAC FRENCH COURSE
634-504 or 635-506
(French second language)
66-74
75-81
1
2
602-100-MQ
602-101-MQ

Note: Students who have passed both Français langue maternelle and French as a second language (634-504 or 635-506) will be placed according to their grade in French as a second language course.

ADULT EDUCATION GRADE LEVEL JAC FRENCH COURSE
French second language 66-74
75-81
1
2
602-100-MQ
602-101-MQ

 

  • French Level 1 | 602-100-MQ Details >
  • French Level 2 | 602-101-MQ Details >
PHYSICAL EDUCATION

  • Physical Education – Physical Activity and Health | 109-101-MQ Details >
  • Physical Education – Physical Activity and Autonomy | 109-103-MQ Details >
HUMANITIES

Humanities (Knowledge & World Views) pursue the general goals of: developing logical thought and recognizing its limitations; understanding various ways of acquiring knowledge and how those ways have developed historically; and examining systems of understanding. Knowledge and World Views courses help students understand different views of humanity and of knowledge through the use of a multi-disciplinary approach. This understanding will equip students to analyze, synthesize, and evaluate knowledge claims and world views.

  • Humanities – Knowledge | 345-101-MQ Details >
  • Humanities – World Views | 345-102-MQ Details >
  • Humanities – Social Issues | 345-213-AB Details >
BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

  • Complementary – Basics of Business | 401-DAA-03 Details >
HISTORY

  • Complementary – Food: History and Practice | 330-DAC-AB Details >
PSYCHOLOGY

  • Complementary – Introduction to Psychology | 350-DAA-03 Details >
SPANISH

  • Complementary – Spanish I | 607-DAA-03 Details >
MATHEMATICS

Follow this link to view the Mathematics Sequence Chart

  • Calculus I | 201-NYA-05 Details >
  • Linear Algebra | 201-NYC-05 Details >

Register Now
500.AE – Arts, Literature & Communication – Multidisciplinary

WINTER 2022 COURSES

No specific prerequisite is required for admission to this program.

Former day students that have not fulfilled the conditions of the College’s Academic Standing Policy (probation), must select the program 081.AS Academic Standing and refer to their day progression chart and/or see an Academic Advisor for proper course selection.
(Tuition fee: $2.00/course hour)

* Courses may be cancelled due to insufficient enrolment.

ENGLISH

  • Introduction to College English | 603-101-CL Details >
  • Literary Genres | 603-102-MQ Details >
  • Literary Themes | 603-103-MQ Details >
  • Forms of Discourse | 603-200-AB Details >
FRENCH

Students will be placed in a French level based on their Québec Secondary 5 final French grade according to the chart below:

HIGH SCHOOL COURSE NUMBER GRADE LEVEL JAC FRENCH COURSE
634-504 or 635-506
(French second language)
66-74
75-81
1
2
602-100-MQ
602-101-MQ

Note: Students who have passed both Français langue maternelle and French as a second language (634-504 or 635-506) will be placed according to their grade in French as a second language course.

ADULT EDUCATION GRADE LEVEL JAC FRENCH COURSE
French second language 66-74
75-81
1
2
602-100-MQ
602-101-MQ

 

  • French Level 1 | 602-100-MQ Details >
  • French Level 2 | 602-101-MQ Details >
PHYSICAL EDUCATION

  • Physical Education – Physical Activity and Health | 109-101-MQ Details >
  • Physical Education – Physical Activity and Autonomy | 109-103-MQ Details >
HUMANITIES

Humanities (Knowledge & World Views) pursue the general goals of: developing logical thought and recognizing its limitations; understanding various ways of acquiring knowledge and how those ways have developed historically; and examining systems of understanding. Knowledge and World Views courses help students understand different views of humanity and of knowledge through the use of a multi-disciplinary approach. This understanding will equip students to analyze, synthesize, and evaluate knowledge claims and world views.

  • Humanities – Knowledge | 345-101-MQ Details >
  • Humanities – World Views | 345-102-MQ Details >
  • Humanities – Social Issues | 345-213-AB Details >
BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION

  • Complementary – Basics of Business | 401-DAA-03 Details >
HISTORY

  • Complementary – Food: History and Practice | 330-DAC-AB Details >
PSYCHOLOGY

  • Complementary – Introduction to Psychology | 350-DAA-03 Details >

Register Now
081.AS – Academic Standing

This program is for former day students that have not fulfilled the conditions of the College’s Academic Standing Policy (probation), and must select the program 081.AS Academic Standing and refer to their day progression chart and/or see an Academic Advisor for proper course selection.
(Tuition fee: $2.00/course hour)

* Courses may be cancelled due to insufficient enrolment.


Register Now
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