KINGSTON CAMPUS - WINTER 2017

Winter Semester Dual Credit Program Index:

Addictions | Brick & Stone | Cook Level 1 Oversight | General Carpentry Dual Credit Program  | Integrated Dual Credits | College Communications | Gen. Carp @ St. Luke's| Communications @ Granite Ridge | Cook Oversight | SWAC LDSB |Hospitality @ Gananoque|


ALL AREA SCHOOL BOARDS

 

ADDICTIONS
This Congregated Dual Credit program will give students the chance to take a course that is offered as a general elective in many programs.  This program runs one day per week, for 3 hours per day (15 weeks).

GENE 53: Overview of Addictions
The impact of psychoactive drugs on our society will be examined in this course. An analysis of the impact of alcohol, psychoactive prescription medication, street drugs, over- the-counter drugs, caffeine, and nicotine will be conducted. The theoretical component of the course will include an overview of practical drug concepts, theories of drug abuse, health promotion and prevention, and the Ontario addiction treatment system. The practical component of the course will include the application of theoretical knowledge to providing treatment for the population at risk and to developing health promotion initiatives for those at risk.

> WINTER 2017: Addictions Information & Important Dates

BRICK & STONE MASON LEVEL 1 APPRENTICESHIP
This OYAP/Dual Credit Integrated program is a partnership between St. Lawrence College, MTCU, and our 5 partner school boards. Over 8 weeks of the second semester students take the Level 1 Brick & Stone Mason apprenticeship at the college and earn an equivalent 2 dual secondary credits.

> OYAP Congregated Overview & Next Steps
> WINTER 2017: Brick & Stone Information & Important Dates

> Example of Brick & Stone Schedule (Actual schedule will be given at Orientation)

CARPENTRY SKILLS
This Congregated Dual Credit program will give students the chance to take two courses that are offered in the General Carpentry Apprenticeship and Diploma programs. Students will recieve two College credits and one high school credit. This program runs one day a week, for 4.5 hours per day (15 weeks).

CARP 105: Safety in Construction
This course will provide the student with information required for the safe use of ladders, scaffolds, fire protection, personal protection devices and the Ontario Construction Safety Association's Safety in Rigging Program. Students will study the Occupational Health and Safety Act of Ontario and the requirement of Workplace Hazardous Materials Information System related to construction projects.                                          

CARP 159: Basic Plans/Blueprint Reading
This course will familiarize the student with the composition and use of construction blueprints and associated specifications. Students will gain proficiency in sketching of orthographic, isometric and pictorial views for the communication of information. Students will design and draw a four page set of plans for a small residential building applying basic drafting protocols for the selection of symbols, line weights and title boxes.

> WINTER 2017: General Carpentry Dual Credit Important Dates

INTEGRATED DUAL CREDITS
The Integrated Dual Credit program provides senior students (Grade 12, year 5) with the opportunity to apply to take a college course of their choosing from the list of available courses at St. Lawrence College.

> WINTER 2017: Integrated Dual Credits Important Dates
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WINTER 2017: Integrated Dual Credit Course Options 
  

COLLEGE COMMUNICATIONS

COMM 34:
This Congregated Dual Credit provides instruction and practice in college and workplace communication skills, with an emphasis on the development of strategies to organize and express ideas in a clear, correct, mechanically sound, professional manner.  Through a series of writing and presentation tasks, students will use email, memoranda, short reports, and presentations to create focused messages, with appropriately researched and documented facts, for a variety of audiences.  Course work also provides opportunities for the development of students’ grammar skills, study skills, listening skills, and reading skills.

This course can be used towards a core credit in the following programs: Pre-Health, Paramedics, Social Service Worker, Business Administration, Office Administration, Game Development Technician and General Arts & Science. This course can also be used towards advanced standing in any introductory communications course at St. Lawrence College. This program will run one day per week, for 3 hours per day (15 weeks).

> WINTER 2017: College Communications Important Dates

CAREER & COLLEGE SUCCESS
GENE 114:
This course is designed to enhance student success by helping students make the transition to higher learning.  As such, the course recognizes the strengths and contributions of all learners, whether they are entering a diploma program from high school or as a returning/mature student.  Students will explore concepts designed to enhance their individual learning styles.  They will develop their critical, analytical, practical and creative thinking skills with a view to providing a foundation for future learning.  Special challenges to learning (such as: living with diversity, money management, maintaining wellness, stress management, managing emotional problems, learning difficulties, etc.) will also be addressed and resources for coping with these challenges will be identified. (15 weeks).

> WINTER 2017: Professional Effectiveness Important Dates

 


CATHOLIC DISTRICT SCHOOL BOARD OF EASTERN ONTARIO DUAL CREDIT PROGRAM

GENERAL CARPENTRY @ ST. LUKE CATHOLIC HIGH SCHOOL
This Team Taught Dual Credit program will enable senior students (grade11, grade 12 and year 5) to experience a college taught hospitality and tourism course course within the high school environment. The course will run Februrary to May, completing a total of 45 hrs in a College course.

CARP 106: Practices & Principles I
In this course students will begin to study the principles used to identify, select and maintain hand tools and portable power tools. The student will learn to incorporate industry standard practices in their safe and efficient use of these tools.

This course will begin to study the principles and practices of shaping and joining lumber and engineered wood products, using wood joints, fasteners and adhesives. The course will also introduce the student to the principles and practices used to build the structural framework for a residential building.

The use of the Imperial and Metric systems of measurement will be developed in this course.

> WINTER 2017: CARP 106 Important Dates


LIMESTONE DSB DUAL CREDIT PROGRAMS

COMMUNICATIONS @ GRANITE RIDGE HIGH SCHOOL
This Team Taught Dual Credit program will enable senior students (grade11, grade 12 and year 5) to experience a college taught hospitality and tourism course course within the high school environment. The course will run Februrary to May, completing a total of 45 hrs in a College course.

COMM 34
This course provides instruction and practice in college and workplace communication skills, with an emphasis on the development of strategies to organize and express ideas in a clear, correct, mechanically sound, professional manner.  Through a series of writing and presentation tasks, students will use email, memoranda, short reports, and presentations to create focused messages, with appropriately researched and documented facts, for a variety of audiences.  Course work also provides opportunities for the development of students’ grammar skills, study skills, listening skills, and reading skills.

> WINTER 2017: COMM 34 Important Dates 

COOK OVERSIGHT LEVEL 1 APPRENITICESHIP
In this LDSB Focus/OYAP/Dual Credit Oversight program, students will have the opportunity to earn 8 secondary credits and the Level 1 Cook apprenticeship which will be overseen by St. Lawrence College. Students must have been already accepted into the Focus Program in order to be eligible.

> WINTER 2017: Cook Oversight Information and Important Dates

SWAC - SCHOOL WITHIN A COLLEGE
In this LDSB Dual Credit Congregated program, students will attend St. Lawrence College during Semester 2 and will earn an equivalent high school credit and college credit. Please note that students are accepted to this program by referral only. Students can choose between four dual credit options; Addictions (Kingston & Brockville), Communications (Kingston), Musical Theatre (Brockville), Carpentry Skills (Kingston)

> WINTER 2017: SWAC Important Dates

 


 

UPPER CANADA DSB DUAL CREDIT PROGRAM

Students must have been already accepted into the UCDSB Program in order to be eligible

HOSPITALITY @ GANANOQUE SECONDARY SCHOOL
This Team Taught Dual Credit program will enable senior students (grade11, grade 12 and year 5) to experience a college taught hospitality and tourism course course within the high school environment. The course will run Februrary to June, completing a total of 45 hrs in a College course.

HOTE 21: Principles of Customer Service for Hospitality and Tourism:

Providing consistent, high quality customer service is the platform on which all successful businesses build brand loyalty, market share and profitability. Principles of Customer Service aims to enable learners to integrate effective customer service and quality assurance practices into the Tourism and Hospitality workplace in their future role as managers. Fundamental customer service principles covered by this course include; developing a successful strategic plan for customer service, dealing with challenging customers and providing timely service recovery, recognizing the benefits of customer retention and creating memorable experiences through service excellence. Discussion, role playing and case studies are all learning techniques that will be embedded into the course to facilitate the participants acquisition of the essential tools and practices required to grow a satisfied and loyal customer base for any Tourism and Hospitality business.

> WINTER 2017: HOTE 21 Important Dates

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