Academic and Career Counselor

Career Notes April 9 - Dual Credit Options for 2019/20

We have been busy adding new dual credit options for our students for next year.  Check out the complete list below.

Be sure to come to the info nights at SAIT or Bow Valley College if you’re interested in their on-campus courses.

Applications for dual credit programs will are due May 10.  Watch for more details coming shortly.

If you have any questions, you can contact me at charlene.foster@pallisersd.ab.ca.

Charlene Foster

Off Campus Teacher and Career and Academic Counsellor

Palliser Regional Schools Calgary

@mrsfosteryyc on Instagram, Facebook and Twitter


Bow Valley College on campus bundles

Info Night: 6:00pm Tuesday, April 16 at Bow Valley College, Theatre North main level N231

Introduction to the Criminal Justice System, and Interpersonal Relationships and Communication Skills

10 credits total

Semester 1, Tuesday and Thursday afternoons

Anatomy and Physiology

10 credits

Semester 1, Tuesday and Thursday afternoons

Medical Terminology I, and

Introduction to Health Care Fundamentals

10 credits total

Semester 1, Tuesday and Thursday afternoons

Programming Fundamentals, and

The Internet of Things

10 credits total

Semester 2, Tuesday and Thursday afternoons

Introduction to Psychology, and

Interpersonal Relationships and Communication Skills

10 credits total

Semester 2, Tuesday and Thursday afternoons

Role Concepts in Health Care, and

Business Communications

10 credits total

Semester 2, Tuesday and Thursday afternoons



SAIT on campus courses

Info Night: 6:00pm Wednesday, April 24 at SAIT MacDonald Hall

Pharmacy Assistant Certificate

26 credits

Full year (four afternoons a week) plus July practicum

Pre-Employment Electrician

15 credits

Full year (four mornings a week)

Pre-Employment Carpentry

15 credits

Full year (four mornings a week)

Pre-Employment Pipe Trades

15 credits

Full year (four mornings a week)

Pre-Employment Welding

15 credits

Full year (four mornings a week)

Engineering Design and Geospatial Technologies

15 credits

Semester 1 (four mornings a week)

Healthcare Career Essentials

15 credits (to be confirmed)

Semester 1 (four mornings a week), repeated Semester 2 (four mornings a week)



Bow Valley College online courses:

Introduction to Management

5 credits

Semester 1

Anatomy and Physiology

10 credits

Full year

Medical Terminology I

5 credits

Semester 1,

repeated Semester 2

Interpersonal Relationships and Communication Skills

5 credits

Semester 1

Introduction to Entrepreneurship

5 credits

Semester 2

Introduction to Psychology

5 credits

Semester 2

Introduction to the Criminal Justice System

5 credits

Semester 2

Digital Design

5 credits

Semester 2


Ambrose University on campus courses:

Introduction to the Bible

5 credits

Semester 1

Introduction to Business

5 credits

Semester 2


Prairie College / Frontier Lodge bundle:

Outdoor Leadership, and

Outdoor Programming

6 credits

Semester 2

 

Charlene Foster, our Career and Academic Counsellor, is available to answer any questions you may have.  Contact her by email, schedule an appointment or check out her web-page:

Please visit my Career Page website for helpful tools and resources including:

- Calendar of university fairs and open house events

- Finance information including scholarships and financial aid

- Links to schools across Canada including virtual tours of numerous campuses

I also encourage you to take advantage of the resources in myBlueprint.ca, including the high school planner, post secondary planner, occupation planner and online assessments. If you don't already have an account, email me to request the activation key.  If you have an account but have forgotten your password, enter your email address and click the "forgot password" link.  Contact me if you have any problems or questions.