|Description:||The one-year, General Arts and Science Certificate program is designed to accommodate a wide range of individual educational goals. Perhaps you are on a voyage of personal and career improvement, or are looking to enhance your academic skills and prepare for further studies? This program helps you to acquire transferable skills and credits for your postsecondary education at either college or university. Whatever your motivation, you can be confident that you will graduate with the essential knowledge, skills and attitudes needed for academic, career and personal advancement.
As a successful graduate of this program, you will be able to communicate clearly, concisely and correctly in written and spoken English, and demonstrate an understanding of fundamental concepts in areas such as human health, science, the social sciences, the arts, civics, the humanities, technology and/or in business and the economy. You will learn to apply basic research methods, analyze social dynamics including social diversity, trends and problems, think critically, problem solve, make effective, ethical decisions, and apply effective strategies for personal, academic and career improvement.