Academics

HIGH SCHOOL - GRADES 10-12

SEMESTER SYSTEM

Students at Canada Royal Arts  have the flexibility to choose High School courses each semester. Any completed courses are transferable to any Public or Private High School recognized by BC Ministry of Education.

Graduation Requirements

In order to graduate, students at Canada Royal Arts need to complete (80) credits in Grades 10 – 12 (20 courses, 4-credits per course) through their high school courses.

Grade 10 Grade 11 Grade 12
English English English
Social Studies Social Studies Graduation Transition
Mathematics Mathematics Art
Science Science Elective 1
Physical Education Art Elective 2
Planning Elective 1 Elective 3
Art Elective 2 Elective 4
Elective 1 Elective 3 Elective 5

Elective Art Classes

Course Course
Animation Graphic Design
Art Foundations Industrial Design
Art History Interior Design
Art Studio Media Arts
Costume Design Jewelry Design
Drawing and Painting Photography
Drama Sculpture

*Each high school course listed above provides 4 credits toward students’ graduation. Students are required to have a total of 80 Credits in order to graduate from our high school.
*Canada Royal Arts High School is fully certified by the BC Ministry of Education. Graduating students will receive the BC Dogwood Diploma.

Course Details

The English courses encourage students to be critical thinkers, problem solvers, analysts, and compelling writers. We place emphasis on critical thinking and independent thought. Students will become knowledgeable in a variety of literature, therefore expanding their creative thinking.

Course Name Credits
Foundations of Mathematics and Pre-Calculus 10 4 credits
Pre-calculus 11 4 credits
Pre-calculus 12 4 credits
Foundations of Mathematics 11   4 credits
Foundations of Mathematics 12  4 credits
Calculus 12 4 credits
Course Name Credits
Science 10 4 credits
Biology 11  / Life Sciences 11  4 credits
Biology 12  / Anatomy and Physiology 12 4 credits
Chemistry 11 4 credits
Chemistry 12   4 credits
Physics 11 4 credits
Physics 12 4 credits
Course Name Credits
Composition 10 2 credits
Creative Writing 10 2 credits
Literary Studies 10 2 credits
Spoken Language 11 4 credits
New Media 11 4 credits
Composition 11 4 credits
Creative Writing 11 4 credits
Literary Studies 11 4 credits
Communications 11 4 credits
Composition 12 4 credits
Creative Writing 12 4 credits
Communications 12   4 credits
Course Name Credits
Social Studies 10 4 credits
Explorations in Social Studies 11  4 credits
Physical Geography 12 4 credits
Comparative Cultures 4 credits
Course Name Credits
Art Studio 10   2 credits
Art Studio 11 2 credits
Art Studio 12 2 credits
Art Sampler 11 4 credits
Animation 4 credits
Art History 4 credits
Drama 4 credits
Graphic Design   4 credits
Industrial Design   4 credits
Jewelry Design 4 credits
Photography 4 credits
Sculpture 4 credits
Course Name Credits
Japanese 9 4 credits
Japanese 10  4 credits
Japanese 11  4 credits
Japanese 12    4 credits
Mandarin 10 4 credits
Mandarin 11 4 credits
Mandarin 12 4 credits
Course Name Credits
Work Experience 12 4 credits
Information & Communications Technology 10   4 credits
Economics 12    4 credits
Course Name Credits
Physical Education 10 4 credits
Career Life Education (formerly Planning 10) 4 credits
Graduation Transitions   4 credits