Nunavut Requirements

Nunavut Admission Requirements


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Degree/Program

Nunavut High School

Additional Information

All Programs

High school diploma with five academic courses.  

Arts, Fine Arts, Social Work, Kinesiology - Bachelor of Health Studies only

  • English 30-1
  • One approved 30-level math or science course (List A)
  • One approved 30-level language, social science or fine art course (List B)
  • Two additional approved 30-level courses (Lists A or B)

Fine Arts Supplementary Information:

  • BFA/CFA in Visual Arts and CFA in Indian Arts: Portfolio required. Deadlines to submit portfolio: Fall - April 1; Winter - December 1
  • Bachelor of Music: Interview, music theory placement test and audition required
  • Bachelor of Music Education: Music theory test, audition and BMusEd Teacher Education Admission Profile required

Social Work: All applicants are considered for admission to the Social Work Qualifying Year

Business Administration

  • English 30-1
  • Pure Math 30
  • One approved 30-level language, social science or fine art course (List B)
  • Two additional approved 30-level courses (Lists A or B)

85% or higher admission average required for admission directly to the Faculty of Business Administration through the Excellence Program. 

65% to 84.99% admission average: admitted to the Faculty of Business Administration as qualifying students.

Education

  • English 30-1
  • One approved 30-level math or science (List E)
  • One approved 30-level language, social science or fine art course (List E)
  • Two additional approved 30-level courses (List E)

Education Additional Admission Requirements: Teacher Education Admission Profile


Elementary Education or Secondary Business Education: Applied Math 30 required

Secondary Education programs with a major or minor in Chemistry, Mathematics, or Physics: Pure Math 30 required

Engineering

  • English 30-1
  • Pure Math 30
  • Chemistry 30
  • Physics 30
  • One additional approved 30 level course

A minimum admission average of 70%-79.99% is required for admission to the general major.  80% or higher are admitted directly to their major of choice.

Calculus is recommended in addition to Pure Math 30

Journalism

Two years Pre-Journalism in Faculty of Arts  

Kinesiology & Health Studies

Bachelor of Kinesiology and Bachelor of Sport & Recreation Studies

  • English 30-1
  • Pure Math 30
  • One 30-level science from Biology, Chemistry or Physics
  • Two additional approved 30-level courses (List D)
 
Nursing
  • ELA 30-1
  • Pure Math 30
  • Biology 30
  • Chemistry 30
  • One additional approved 30-level course (List D)
A minimum of 70% required in each prerequisite course.

Science

  • English 30-1
  • Pure Math 30
  • One 30-level science from Biology, Chemistry or Physics
  • Two additional approved 30 level courses (List D)
 

List A: Applied Math 30

Physics 30

  Biology 30 Pure Math 30
  Chemistry 30 Science 30
  Math 31  

List B: Aboriginal Studies 30 International Politics 30*
  Applied Sociology 30* Inukitut 30
  Art 30 or 31 Latin 30
  Aulajaaqtut 30 Macroeconomics 30*
  Blackfoot Language and Culture 30 Microeconomics 30*
  Cree Language and Culture 30* Philosophies of Man 30*
  Cultural and Physical Anthropology 30* Social Studies 30
  Drama 30 Spanish 30
  Experimental Psychology 30 Ukrainian 30
  French 30 Ukrainian Language Arts 30
  French Language Arts 30 Western World History 30*
  General Music 30 World Geography 30*
  German Language and Culture 30 World Religions 30*

*Two 3-credit hour subjects must be taken to equal one course

List C: Aboriginal Studies 30 Experimental Psychology 30 Philosophies of Man 30*
  Applied Math 30 French 30 Physics 30
  Applied Sociology 30* French Language Arts 30 Pure Math 30
  Art 30 or 31 General Music 30** Science 30
  Aulajaaqtut 30 German Language and Culture 30 Social Studies 30
  Biology 30 Instrumental Music 30** Spanish 30
  Blackfoot Language and Culture 30 International Politics 30* Ukrainian 30
  Chemistry 30 Inukitut 30 Ukrainian Language Arts 30
  Choral Music 30** Latin 30 Western World History 30*
  Cree Language and Culture 30* Macroeconomics 30* World Geography 30*
  Cultural and Physical Anthropology 30* Math 31 World Religions 30*
  Drama 30 Microeconomics 30*  

*Two 3-credit hour subjects must be taken to equal one course
**Only one Music credit can be used

List D: Aboriginal Studies 30 French 30 Physical Education 30 (5 credits)
  Applied Math 30 French Language Arts 30 Physics 30
  Applied Sociology 30* International Politics 30* Pure Math 30
  Aulajaaqtut 30 Inukitut 30 Science 30
  Biology 30 Macroeconomics 30* Social Studies 30
  Chemistry 30 Math 31 Western World History 30*
  Cultural and Physical Anthropology 30 Microeconomics 30* World Geography 30*
  *Experimental Psychology 30 Philosophies of Man 30*  

*Two 3-credit hour subjects must be taken to equal one course

List E: Aboriginal Studies 30 French 30 Physics 30
  Applied Math 30 French Language Arts 30 Pure Math 30
  Applied Sociology 30* General Music 30** Science 30
  Art 30 or 31 German Language and Culture 30 Social Studies 30
  Aulajaaqtut 30 Instrumental Music 30** Spanish 30
  Biology 30 International Politics 30* Ukrainian 30
  Blackfoot Language and Culture 30 Inukitut 30 Ukrainian Language Arts 30
  Chemistry 30 Latin 30 Western World History 30*
  Choral Music 30** Macroeconomics 30* World Geography 30*
  Cree Language and Culture 30* Math 31 World Religions 30*
  Cultural and Physical Anthropology 30* Microeconomics 30*  
  Drama 30 Philosophies of Man 30*  
  Experimental Psychology 30 Physical Education 30 (5 credits)  

*Two 3-credit hour subjects must be taken to equal one course
**Only one Music credit can be used