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University of Calgary Calendar 2009-2010 Undergraduate Admissions A.20 Alternatives to Regular Course Credit A.20.4 General Certificate of Education - Advanced Levels
A.20.4 General Certificate of Education - Advanced Levels

Students will automatically receive advanced credit in approved courses where they present grades of A, B or C. Examination results must be verified by the appropriate examining board. Attested or certified copies are not acceptable. Credit has been determined as follows:

GCE Course

University of Calgary Equivalent


Half course junior Biology*1


Chemistry 201/203 or 209 (Engineering only)


Economics 201/203


Full course junior English1

English Literature

Full course junior English1

Further Mathematics

Mathematics 253


Mathematics 251


Physics 221/223

Pure Mathematics

Mathematics 251


Statistics 213/217

*If University of Calgary Biology 231 or 233 is completed, this course will be extra to degree.

1"Junior" refers to credit at the 200 level, but for which no direct University of Calgary equivalency exists.