Thompson Rivers University
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Canadian Secondary School Course Equivalents

Open Admission programs: if you lack high school English, math or science requirements, you may begin your first-year university studies while taking University Preparation courses to meet these requirements.

Grade 12 or Mature Student Status
Canadian High School Graduation
BC Adult Graduation Diploma: "The Adult Dogwood"
English 12 or English 12 First Peoples
British Columbia &
Yukon
English Literature 12
Alberta &
Northwest Territories &
Nunavut
ELA 30-1
Saskatchewan ELA A30 & B30
Manitoba ELA 40S or 40U
Ontario ENG4U or ETS4U or EAE4U
Quebec For individual assessment, please contact Admissions
Newfoundland and Labrador ELA 3201
New Brunswick English 121 or 122 or Anglais 126B
Nova Scotia English 12
Prince Edward Island English 521A & 621A or Anglais 521M & 621M
Upgrading & Assessment
University equivalent ENGL 0600
ENGL 0661
ESAL 0570 and ESAL 0580
Domestic students Accuplacer
Language Proficiency Index(LPI)
International students Examples include:
TRU English Placement Test
TOEFL/IELTS
Pearson Test of English (PTE)
Foundations of Mathematics 12
Alberta &
Northwest Territories &
Nunavut
Math 30-2
Saskatchewan Foundations of Mathematics 30
Manitoba Essential Math 40S
Ontario Advanced Functions MHF4U
Quebec For individual assessment, please contact Admissions
Newfoundland and Labrador Academic Mathematics 3201
New Brunswick Foundations of Math 12
Nova Scotia Academic Mathematics 12
Prince Edward Island Math 631A
Foundations of Math 11
Alberta &
Northwest Territories &
Nunavut
Math 20-2
Saskatchewan Foundations of Mathematics 20
Manitoba Essential Math 30S
Ontario Mathematics of Data Management MDM4U
Quebec For individual assessment, please contact Admissions
Newfoundland and Labrador Academic Mathematics 2201
New Brunswick Foundations of Math 11
Nova Scotia Math Foundations 11
Prince Edward Island Math 531A
Calculus 12
Alberta &
Northwest Territories &
Nunavut
Math 31
Saskatchewan Calculus 30
Manitoba Calculus 45S & Advanced Math 45S
Ontario Calculus and Vectors MCV4U &
Advanced Functions MHF4U
Quebec For individual assessment, please contact Admissions
Newfoundland and Labrador Calculus 3208
New Brunswick Calculus 12
Nova Scotia Calculus 12
Prince Edward Island Math 611B
Pre-Calculus 12
Alberta &
Northwest Territories &
Nunavut
Math 30-1
Saskatchewan Pre-Calculus 30 or Math B30 & Math C30
Manitoba Pre-Calculus 40S
Ontario MHF4U
Quebec For individual assessment, please contact Admissions
Newfoundland and Labrador Academic Mathematics 3200
New Brunswick Advanced Math with Intro to Pre-Calculus A120/B120
Nova Scotia Pre-Calculus or Advanced Mathematics 12
Prince Edward Island Math 621B
Pre-Calculus 11
Alberta &
Northwest Territories &
Nunavut
Math 20-1
Saskatchewan Pre-Calculus 20
Mathematics 20
General Mathematics 30
Manitoba Pre-Calculus 30S
Applied Math 40S
Ontario Functions MCR3U
Quebec For individual assessment, please contact Admissions
Newfoundland and Labrador Advanced Mathematics 2200
New Brunswick Math 111 or 112 & Functions and Relations 111 or 112
Nova Scotia Advanced Mathematics 11
Mathematics 11
Mathematics Foundations 12
Prince Edward Island Math 521A
Math 521B
Math631A
Biology 12
Alberta &
Northwest Territories &
Nunavut
Biology 30
Saskatchewan Biology 30
Manitoba Biology 40S
Ontario Biology SB14U
Quebec For individual assessment, please contact Admissions
Newfoundland and Labrador Biology 3201 or 4221
New Brunswick Biology 121 or 122
Nova Scotia Biology 12
Prince Edward Island Biology 621
Biology 11
Alberta &
Northwest Territories &
Nunavut
Biology 20
Saskatchewan Biology 20
Manitoba Biology 30S
Ontario Biology SB13U-C
Quebec For individual assessment, please contact Admissions
Newfoundland and Labrador Biology 2201
New Brunswick Biology 111 or 112
Nova Scotia Biology 11
Prince Edward Island Biology 521 or 631
Chemistry 12
Alberta &
Northwest Territories &
Nunavut
Chemistry 30
Saskatchewan Chemistry 30
Manitoba Chemistry 40S
Ontario Chemistry SCH4U
Quebec For individual assessment, please contact Admissions
Newfoundland and Labrador Chemistry 3202 or 4222
New Brunswick Chemistry 121-122
Nova Scotia Chemistry 12
Prince Edward Island Chemistry 611 or 621
Chemistry 11
Alberta &
Northwest Territories &
Nunavut
Chemistry 20
Saskatchewan Chemistry 20
Manitoba Chemistry 30S
Ontario Chemistry SCH3U-C
Quebec For individual assessment, please contact Admissions
Newfoundland and Labrador Chemistry 2202
New Brunswick Chemistry 111-112
Nova Scotia Chemistry 11 or Advanced Chemistry 11
Prince Edward Island Chemistry 511 or 521
Physics 12
Alberta &
Northwest Territories &
Nunavut
Physics 30
Saskatchewan Physics 30
Manitoba Physics 40S
Ontario Physics SPH4U
Quebec For individual assessment, please contact Admissions
Newfoundland and Labrador Physics 3204
New Brunswick Physics 121-122
Nova Scotia Physics 12
Prince Edward Island Physics 621A
Physics 11
Alberta &
Northwest Territories &
Nunavut
Physics 20
Saskatchewan Physics 20
Manitoba Physics 30S
Ontario Physics SPH3U
Quebec For individual assessment, please contact Admissions
Newfoundland and Labrador Physics 2204
New Brunswick Physics 111-112
Nova Scotia Physics 11 or Advanced Physics 11
Prince Edward Island Physics 521A
French 12
Alberta &
Northwest Territories &
Nunavut
French 30
Saskatchewan Core French 30
Manitoba French 40S
Ontario FEF4U or FIF4U or FRA4U
Quebec For individual assessment, please contact Admissions
Newfoundland and Labrador French 3200
New Brunswick French 121 or 122 or French Immersion LA 120
Nova Scotia French 12
Prince Edward Island French 621A Levels