GEN001 - General Education Option

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Last revision date Dec 23, 2014 11:28:37 AM
Last review date Dec 23, 2014 11:28:37 AM

Subject Title
General Education Option

Subject Description
According to the Ministry of Training, Colleges, and Universities, ?the purpose of General Education in the Ontario college system is to contribute to the development of citizens who are conscious of the diversity, complexity, and richness of the human experience; who are able to establish meaning through this consciousness; and, who, as a result, are able to contribute thoughtfully, creatively, and positively to the society in which they live and work. General Education strengthens students? generic skills, such as critical analysis, problem solving, and communication, in the context of an exploration of topics with broad-based personal and / or societal importance?. Please contact the School of English and Liberal Studies at your campus to find out more about the variety of General Education courses from which you can choose.

Credit Status
One General Education Credit.

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Discrimination/Harassment
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Accommodation for Students with Disabilities
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