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Course Selection - Grade 9 and 10

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You Have Receive the Following:
Choices Booklet (today)
Course Selection Worksheet
SHSM Information
Career and Educational Goals
What are your career options?
Do they require:
College?
University?
Apprenticeship?
Begin a job after high school?
What courses do you need to take at Laurier CI to gain admission to the above?
Not sure which career is for you?
Talk to your Guidance Counsellor
Visit www.myblueprint.ca
There are 5 main types of programs at most universities with the following likely pre-requisite(s):
Arts, Humanities, Social Sciences
ENG4U1
Life or Health Sciences
ENG4U1
SBI4UI, SCH4U1, SPH4U1 (2)
University Math
Recommended: PSK4U1
Physical or Engineering Sciences
ENG4U1
SPH4U1, SBI4UI, SCH4U1 (2)
MHF4U1, MCV4U1
Business
ENG4U1
MHF4U1, MCV4U1
Recommended: BOH4M1, BBB4M1 and/or BAF4M1
Fine Arts
ENG4U1
University Arts credit(s)
University-Bound Students: University Admissions
6 Grade 12 “U” or “M” courses (the minimum average will depend on which university and program that you’ve applied to)
One of these 6 will always be ENG4U
Most university programs have specific course requirements
These courses are usually included in your “best 6 average”
College Admissions
OSSD
Specific required Grade 12 courses depending on the program chosen (usually ENG4C and perhaps MAP4C or MCT4C)
Usually ‘C’ level courses, but some programs may consider a Grade 12 ‘U’ or ‘M’ also (Check the Colleges' Viewbooks)
Some Technology, Science, and Health programs may require Gr. 11 ‘M’ and ‘U’ levels for Math and Gr. 12 ‘C’ levels in Science
English or Math placement test, interview, portfolio, audition
Example from Seneca College’s Calendar
University and College Viewbooks
Calendars are available in Student Services
www.myBlueprint.ca is an excellent tool to see what programs you are eligible for and what you need to be eligible for program of interest
Apprenticeships (OYAP)
On- the-job training program in a skilled trade
Examples: Mobile Crane Operator, Cook, Plumber, Sheet Metal Worker, Auto Body Repairer, Tool and Die Maker, Child and Youth Worker, Hairstylist, Retail Meat Cutter
Start in High School with OYAP (Ontario Youth Apprenticeship Program)
Automotive Technology
Construction
Bendale BTI and Central Tech offer many more
Speak to your Guidance Counsellor for more information
The 18 Compulsory Credits
4 English (one per grade)
1 French as a second language
3 Math (at least one in Grade 11 or 12)
2 Science
1 Canadian History
1 Canadian Geography
1 Arts (Visual Art, Music, Drama)
1 Health and Physical Education
1 Civics and Career Studies (1/2 credit each)

RUNNING TOTAL: 15
Compulsory Groups
Group 1
1 additional credit in English, or French as a second language,** or a Native language, or a classical or an international language, or social sciences and the humanities, or Canadian and world studies, or guidance and career education, or cooperative education***
Group 2
1 additional credit in health and physical education, or the arts, or business studies, or French as a second language,** or cooperative education***
Group 3
1 additional credit in science (Grade 11 or 12), or technological education, or French as a second language,** or computer studies, or cooperative education***
Grade 11 & 12 Course Types
University Preparation Course -- ENG3
U
1
College Preparation Course -- ENG4
C
1
University/College Course -- BAF3
M
1
Open Course -- PPL3
O
F
Workplace Preparation -- MEL3
E
1
Grade 9 Compulsory Courses
Most of you already have Grade 9:
Mathematics
English
Science
French
Can. Geography
Phys. Ed.
Art credit
Elective
Grade 10 Compulsory Courses
Students going into Grade 10 must take:
Grade 10 Mathematics
Grade 10 English
Grade 10 Science
History
Civics and Careers
3 Electives
Do I have all my compulsories?
Check your Graduation Indicator (myBlueprint) to see if you have all of your compulsory subjects and/or which compulsory subjects are missing
If you are missing any compulsory courses make sure you select them for next year
Grade 11 Compulsory Courses
Students going into Grade 11 must take:
English
Mathematics
Plus any missing compulsory courses
Electives
8 courses in total
Optional Courses in Grade 11
Select any 6 …
Arts:
Band
Guitar
Keyboard
Music
Strings
Vocal
Drama
Drama Production
Dance
Visual Art
Photography
English
Moderns:
French
Spanish
Business:
Financial Accounting
Accounting Essentials
Entrepreneurship
Marketing
Aboriginal Youth Entrepreneurship Program
Canadian & World Studies
African History
Travel & Tourism
World History
Co-op
2 Credit
4 Credit
Guidance
Peer Tutoring and Leadership
2 Credits (GPP3O1 and IDC4U1)
Optional Courses in Grade 11
Select any 6 …
Science
Biology
Chemistry
Physics
Environmental Science
Technology
Computer Science
Computer Engineering
Digital Art
Animation and Web Design
Yearbook
Construction
Robotics
Technological Design
Transportation Technology
Humanities & Social Science
Living and Working with Children
Parenting
Intro. to Anthropology, Psychology & Sociology
Physical Education
Leadership
Aquatics (Male and Female)
Healthy Active Living
Basketball (Male)
Personal Fitness (Male and Female)
Optional Courses in Grade 10
Select any 3 ....
Arts:
Band
Guitar
Keyboard
Music
Strings
Vocal
Drama
Drama Production
Dance
Visual Art
Intro. to Business
ESL

Moderns:
French
Spanish
Ojibwe
Food & Nutrition
Physical Education
Aquatics (Female)
Aquatics (Male)
Healthy Active Living
Basketball (Male)
Personal Fitness (Female)
Technology:
Design
Computer Sciences
Digital Art
Computer Engineering
Construction
Green Industries
Technological Design
Transportation Tech
Check for Prerequisites
For each course you want to take, check your myBlueprint Official High School Plan to see if you have the pre-requisites
If you select a course for which you do NOT have the pre-requisite, it will appear in red during course selection and will be replaced with an alternative
Write down this information on the Course Selection Worksheet
The Math Curriculum


MAT2L
MFM2P

MPM2D


MEL3E
MBF3C or MCF3M

MCR3U if you need MHF4U and/or MCV4U in grade 12
10 Applied to 11 University???

NO, you should repeat Grade 10 at the Academic level
“If I’m taking a Grade 10 Applied (P) English or Science now, can I take a Grade 11 University (U) English or Science next year?”
Summer School
REMEDIAL COURSES
Your final mark must be between 35% and 49% for REMEDIAL
1/2 day for the month of July
FULL CREDIT COURSES available to students with 16+ credits
Full day for the month of July
eLEARNING
July or August
Community Involvement Hours
Don’t forget that you need 40 community involvement hours in order to graduate
Co-operative Education (Co-op)
Cooperative Education is a unique learning opportunity which integrate classroom learning with practical experience in the workplace and is valuable for all students, whether they plan to go to work, college or university after secondary school.
First Canadian Place Cooperative Education
First Canadian Place cooperative education and work experience programs offer students another way of expanding their interests and exploring their career options. First Canadian Place cooperative education is a planned learning experience in the community that complements and enhances school courses and provides students with an opportunity to learn and to apply their skills and knowledge in practical situations. Courses in various disciplines of business may be offered through the program, which can benefit all students, whatever their post-secondary destination. Students receive credit based on evaluations of their performance in the work placement.
Co-operative Education (Co-op)
Earn high school credits and gain work experience
Try on a potential career choice
Available in either Semester 1 or Semester 2
Available for half day (2COOP) or full day (4COOP)
Indicate on the Course Selection sheet
2COOP + 6 more courses
4COOP + 4 more courses
Specialist High Skills Major (SHSM) – Hospitality and Tourism
BONUS!! You may also take a “dual-credit” through Centennial College where you can achieve both a high-school credit AND a college credit (for free).
Sector- Recognized Certifications and Training:
First Aid
CPR
Customer Service
WHMIS
Smart serve
Life saving
Tourism- basic
Safe Food Handling- basic
Safe Food Handling- advanced
Leadership
Counterfeit Detection
VISIT: WWW.MYBLUEPRINT.CA/TDSB/
SELECT YOUR SECONDARY SCHOOL or LOGIN
LOG INTO MYBLUEPRINT
ENTER OEN/DOB (If this is your first visit)
ACCESS HIGH SCHOOL PLANNER
Course Selection
In the ‘Grade 11’ column, select the SAME level you took in Grade 10 for:
English
Math
(applied college)
(academic university (>70%))
(academic college (<70%))
(locally developed workplace)
NOTE:
Below 75%, then consider taking a lower level
Below 50%, then speak with your subject teacher about how you should proceed (i.e. summer school, credit recovery, repeat next year)
Course Selection
You must select 8 courses
Compulsory Courses
Elective Courses
Exception: SHSM1H, SHSM1B, SHSM1L and OYAP codes should be entered as a 9th selection
This will tell us you are interested in the program and you will be invited to an informational workshop
Course Selection
You must also select four (4) alternatives
There is a strong possibility that your alternatives will be used in your timetable so be sure they are courses you are willing to take
1. Click on Add Course
2. Click on the course you would like to select
3. Click Add Course to Plan
SELECT YOUR COURSES
Click “Submit” when you have selected your courses and are ready to submit
Click “View Detailed Progress” to view your Graduation Status
SUBMIT YOUR SELECTIONS
ADD COURSES TO OFFICIAL PLAN
HIGH SCHOOL PLANNER
REVIEW AND CONFIRM COURSES – Problematic Course Selection
PRINT SIGN-OFF SHEET - Problematic Course Selection (marked in red)
1. Review your selections
2. Click Confirm and Print when you are ready to submit
Note: You will not be able to change your course selections in myBlueprint
after this step. Please consult your Guidance Counsellor if you wish
to make any changes after you have submitted your courses.
REVIEW AND CONFIRM – Problem Free Course Selection
PRINT SIGN-OFF SHEET
Course Selection Dates
February 22, 2013 – Deadline to submit your course selections online
February 25, 2013 – Deadline to submit the signed parental sign-off sheets
Students who do not submit this signed form will not be admitted to class
Course Changes
You will NOT be able to change your courses once school starts in September so choose wisely.
If you need more help…
See your Guidance Counsellor in Student Services
Ms. Lyne (A-G)
Ms. Hooper (H-O)
Dr. Rawlins (P-Z)
Ms. Belozorovich (Pre-IB)
You will be placed in your alternative(s) or appropriate course(s) based on your pre-requisites if you submit a problematic course selection.
Alternatives: HZT4U1, SPH4U1, ETS4U1, CHY4U1
University-Bound Students
Grade 10 Course Types
Academic
(leading to University Preparation with 75%+)
-- ENG2
D
1
Applied
(leading to College Preparation with 75%+)
-- ENG2
P
1
Open Course

-- PPL2
O
F
Locally Developed
(leading to Workplace Preparation)
-- MAT2
L
1


MAT1L
MFM1P

MPM1D
75%+
75%+
75%+
75%+
75%+
75%+
<75%
<75%
Grade 9 to 10:
Grade 10 to 11:
Grade 9 Applied to Grade 10 Academic

English
Yes, if you have 80%+, No, if you have <80%
Math
No, you must take a transfer course in summer school first
Science
Yes, if you have 80%+, No, if you have <80%
“If I’m taking a Grade 9 Applied (P) English, Math or Science now, can I take a Grade 10 Academic (D) English, Math or Science next year?”
1
2
Course Selection
In the ‘Grade 10’ column, select the SAME level you took in Grade 10 for:
English
Math
Science
History
CIVCAR
Plus 3 Electives
UNLESS:
if you earned below 75% --> then consider taking a lower level
if you earned over 80% in English or Science  you may consider taking Academic in those specific subjects (consult your teacher)
Below 50% --> then speak with your subject teacher about how you should proceed (i.e. summer school, credit recovery, repeat next year)
Grade 9 to 10
Grade 10 to 11
Grade 9 and 10 Course Selection Assembly
Sir Wilfrid Laurier CI
Specialist High Skills Major (SHSM)
Hospitality and Tourism
Hospitality and Tourism SHSM Course Selection consists of the following:
Hospitality and Tourism Major (Select at least two)
CGG3O-Travel and Tourism
GPP3O-Leadership
HPW3C-Living and Working with Children
HSP3C/U-Intro to Anthropology, Sociology, and Psychology
PEER - Peer Tutoring and Leadership
PPL3O-Healthy Active Living
SBI3C/U-Biology
SCH3U-Chemistry
SVN3E-Environmental Science

English (Select one)
ENG3E/C/U

Co-op
2 Credit Co-op tied to SHSM sector (Hospitality and Tourism)



Math (Select one)
MBF3C-Foundations for College Math
MCF3M-Functions and Applications
MCR3U-Functions
MEL3E-Math for Everyday Life

Science or Business Studies (Select one)
BAF3M-Financial Accounting Fundamentals
BAI3E-Introduction to Accounting
BDI3C-Entrepreneurship
BMI3C-Introduction to Marketing
SBI3C/U-Biology
SCH3U-Chemistry
SPH3U-Physics
SVN3E-Environmental Science

Business SHSM Course Selection consists of the following:
Business Major (Select four)
GPP30 – Leadership and Peer Support
BAF3M – Financial Accounting Fundamentals
BMI3C – Marketing
BDI3C – Entrepreneurship: The Venture
CLU3M – Understanding Canadian Law
PEER - Peer Tutoring and Leadership
TEJ3M – Computer Engineering Technology
TDJ3M – Technological Design
TGJ3M – Digital Design and Videography
TGG3M – Communications Technology – Print/Graphic

Co-op
2 Credit Co-op – Business Focus placement



English (Select one)
ENG3C – English (College)
ENG3U – English (University)
ENG3E – English (Workplace)

Math (Select one)
MBF3C – Foundations for College Mathematics
MCF3M – Functions and Applications
MCR3U – Functions
MEL3E – Mathematics for Work and Everyday Life

Specialist High Skills Major (SHSM)
Business
Applying to US Universities
Application Package (different for each school)
Therea re over 4,400 accredited colleges and universities in the U.S.
SAT is sometimes required
Definitely needed for athletic scholarship
Ensure the results are sent to the universities
Original Transcripts sent directly from Laurier to the university
Grade 9 - 12 grades considered for admission
Proof of Finances
Must be able to show access to finances to cover a year’s worth of school expenses
Tuition ranges from $10,000 - $40,000
Submit applications by December
SAT Information
The Scholastic Aptitude Test (SAT) is an admissions test designed to evaluate your verbal, math reasoning, and writing skills. Mainly used for admission to US post-secondary schools.
Needed for SOME applications to U.S. schools
Needed for ALL students trying to get an athletic scholarship in the U.S.
http://sat.collegeboard.org/why-sat/topic/sat/what-is-the-sat
“Crash Course” on Subject Codes
Locally
Developed
Applied
Academic
University
Workplace
College
Example: SNC1
L
1
Example: E
NG
2P
1
Example:
MPM2
D
1
Example: ENG3
C
1
Example: SVN3
E
1
Example: MCR3
U
1
MCF3
M
1
Open
Example: PPL3
O
F
Specialist High Skills Major (SHSM)
The Laurier SHSM is a 9 credit package that prepares students for a career, part time work, or further study in the fields of Buseinss, Hospitality and Tourism or Landscape and Horticulture.  
Hospitality and Tourism
Business
Landscape and Horticulture
Landscape and Horticulture SHSM Course Selection consists of the following:
Major Credits (Select four)
THJ3E/3M - Horticulture and Landscaping
TCJ3C - Construction Technology
TTJ3C - Transportation Technology
TDJ3M - Technological Design
SBI3C/U - Biology
SCH3U - Chemistry
SVN3E - Environmental Science

English (Select one)
ENG4E/C/U - English

Co-op
2 Credit Co-op – Landscape and Horticulture Focus


Science or Business Studies (Select one if not taken in Grade 11)
BAF3M-Financial Accounting Fundamentals
BAI3E-Introduction to Accounting
BDI3C-Entrepreneurship
BMI3C-Introduction to Marketing
BMX3E - Retail and Service Marketing
SBI3C/U-Biology
SCH3U-Chemistry
SPH3U-Physics
SVN3E-Environmental Science

Math (Select one)
MBJ3C – Foundations for College Mathematics
MCF3M – Functions and Applications
MCR3U – Functions
MEL3E – Mathematics for Work and Everyday Life

Specialist High Skills Major (SHSM)
Landscape and Horticulture
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2. Click on myLibrary
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4. Click on OEN Lookup
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