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outlines might be called a syllabus, or itinerary at some institutions. They are
not the same as a course description that can be found in an academic calendar,
since course descriptions do not include enough information. A course outline is
often handed out on the first day of class and must include the following:
You can submit a copy of the course outline you were given in class, but if you
need to obtain an outline, you should contact the Registrar's Office at your
Course outlines must be from the year and term that you took the course.
All course outlines must be in English. If the original course outline in not in English, please submit a course outline translated by a certified translator.
Capilano U has a
residency requirement of 50% for certificates and diplomas; 25% for degrees.
That means a student can use a maximum of 30 transfer credits towards a 60
credit credential; 90 credits for a 120 credit credential.
* Some diplomas and degrees require more than 60 or 120 credits
** Degree programs may have specific requirements regarding use of transfer credit in their programs.
Please book an appointment to see an Advisor for program planning.
Applicants who have passed an Advanced Placement Examination,
administered by the College Entrance Examination board, with a minimum of 4
will receive credit as noted in the BC Transfer Guide.
Official transcripts sent directly from the College Board are required in order
for transfer credit to be awarded for Advanced Placement courses.
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