|Autonomous Learner – Interdisciplinary Studies||IDC4UI|
|This course will help students develop and consolidate the skills required for and knowledge of different subjects and disciplines to solve problems, make decisions, create personal meaning, and present findings beyond the scope of a single subject or discipline. Students will apply the principles and processes of inquiry and research to effectively use a range of print, electronic, and mass media resources; to analyse historical innovations and exemplary research; and to investigate real-life situations and career opportunities in interdisciplinary endeavours. They will also assess their own cognitive and affective strategies, apply general skills in both familiar and new contexts, create innovative products, and communicate new knowledge.|
|COURSE NOTE: Admission to this course is by student, peer, parent or teacher nomination.
Prerequisite: Any university or university/college preparation course
|CREDIT: 1||TYPE: University||GRADE: 12|
|University Cooperative Education Program||UCEP12|
|The University Cooperative Education Program is in partnership with St. Jerome’s University, University of Waterloo and Wilfrid Laurier University. This program allows students who have achieved high academic success the opportunity to experience university life before leaving high school. Students earn a university credit, 1 or 2 Grade 12 academic credits (taught by secondary school teachers at the university), and 2 co-op credits through project and research work at the university. English (ENG4U) will be one of the course options students may choose. Please note that this course will have an AP (Advanced Placement) option that will enable successful students to write the AP Literature and Composition exam in May.
When choosing UCEP, also choose all the Grade 12 courses you will need to graduate and/or apply to university. The Grade 12 courses offered through UCEP will depend on applicant course requests.
|COURSE NOTE: Access to Co-op is based on student readiness and program availability.
• Complete the Application Form, Parent Permission & Teacher Reference Forms.
• Students will be contacted by a Co-op teacher for an interview.
• Health test(s), criminal reference check, specialized application packages may be required depending on placement request.
Students are responsible for placement costs (e.g., TB test)
More information and forms at http://coop.wcdsb.ca/ Guidance & Co-op office