Course Catalogue

As a high school learner you may choose to personalize your learning experience with us in a wide variety of ways.

Self-paced learning

If you’d like to complete your studies independently and/or on your own schedule, consider registering for SelfDesign self-paced courses. Our self-paced courses are BC Ministry approved and offer a personalized learning experience within a structured format.

Are you interested in having a more self-directed options for course credits? Consider registering for an IDesign course (available for electives only) where you can fully personalize your learning. Learn more.

Group learning (single or integrated courses)

Complete your course learning in real time with attentive mentor support, social connections, and a dynamic course format in a group learning environment. Choose from single course offerings
such as our Big Ideas Workshops or integrated, multi course offerings such as CoDesign 11 & 12.

Course Offerings

Courses marked with an * denote courses that satisfy adult graduation options.

Grade 11Grade 12
Guiding Mentor
GM11: Building Community GM12 : Capstone

Thematic Workshops
Big Ideas Workshop: Creative Writing 11 Big Ideas Workshop: Art 12
Big Ideas Workshop:
Life Sciences 11
Big Ideas Workshop: English 12
Big Ideas Workshop: Virtual Communities 11 (SMUSH)Big Ideas Workshop: Social Justice 12
CoDesign 11: EcologyCoDesign 12: Home Sweet Home
CoDesign 11: Food ActionCoDesign 12: The Human Body
CoDesign 11: How to Change the WorldCoDesign 12: Human Consciousness
CoDesign 11: Learning to LeadCoDesign 12: Human Planet
CoDesign 11: Make it and Sell itCoDesign 12: Power Technology
CoDesign 11: Teens in SpaceCoDesign 12: Street Life
CoDesign 12: The Sacred
Self-paced Courses
Apprentice & Workplace Math 11BC First Nations 12*
Chemistry 11Biology 12*
Earth Sciences 11Calculus 12*
English 11Chemistry 12*
Foundations of Math 11Communications 12*
French 11Comparative Civilizations 12*
Life Sciences 11English 12*
Peace Studies 11Foundations of Math 12*
Physical Education 11Geography 12*
Physics 11Physical Education 12*
Pre-Calculus 11Physics 12*
Psychology 11Pre-Calculus 12*
Social Studies 11Psychology 12
Spanish 11World Philosophy 12
World Religions 12
Writing 12*
Street Art 12
IDesign Elective Courses
Dance Performance 11 IDesignArts Foundations 12 IDesign*
Digital Photography 11 IDesignDance Performance 12 IDesign*
Drama Film & Television 11Digital Photography 12 IDesign
IDesignDrama Film & Television 12 IDesign*
ICT: Digital Media Development 11 IDesignICT: Digital Media Development 12 IDesign*
Instrumental Music Guitar 11 IDesignInstrumental Music: Guitar 12 IDesign*
Media Arts 11 IDesignMedia Arts 12 IDesign*
Studio Arts 11 : Drawing and Painting IDesignStudio Arts 12: Drawing and Painting IDesign*
Culinary Arts International 11 IDesignCitizenship Activities and Public Affairs 12 / Global Education 12 IDesign
Marketing and Distribution: Youth Entrepreneurship 11 IDesignEntrepreneurship 12 IDesign*
Foods and Nutrition 11 IDesignHistory 12 IDesign*
Sustainable Resources 11 IDesignLaw 12 IDesign*
English Literature 12 IDesign*
French 12 IDesign*
Spanish 12 IDesign*
Writing 12 IDesign*
Foods and Nutrition 12 IDesign*
Personalized Offerings
Independent Studies 11Independent Studies 12
Work Experience 12*

*these courses will also satisfy adult graduation options.