Halton Dual Credits - HDSB

These Dual Credit courses are open to students of the Halton District School Board (HDSB) who are close to high school graduation.

Courses that are offered at specific high schools are only open to students who attend those high schools.

All registrations MUST be completed through your high school's Student Services or Guidance department. Contact your Student Services or Guidance department to see which option is best for you.

 

Please Note: Several program options and details are pending approval from the School College Work Initiative, Mohawk College, and local school boards.  Program information is subject to change without notice.

 

 

Fall 2018 (Semester 1)

Re-Engagement: Construction

Location: Mohawk College - Marshall School of Skilled Trades & Apprenticeships (Stoney Creek Campus)
Number of Students: 20
Dates: October 2018 to November 2018
Status: Registration open - Contact your Student Services or Guidance department!


College Credit 1: Introduction to Construction (BLDG10016)

Course Description: Get comfortable working with tools on plumbing, carpentry, and electrical projects. This course is great for people looking to build confidence working on home improvement or to discover a career in the skilled trades.

College Pathways: Various; this course is designed to give students experience in a variety of trades, which will help each student decide the best college or apprenticeship pathway for him or her

Career Pathways*: Plumbing, Carpentry, Electrical

Construction - MM Robinson

Location: Mohawk College - Marshall School of Skilled Trades & Apprenticeships (Stoney Creek Campus)
Number of Students: 20
Dates: September 2018 to November 2018
Status: Registration open - Contact your Student Services or Guidance department!
Open ONLY to M.M. Robinson High School students


College Credit 1: Welding (WELD10029)

Course Description: Students will develop skills in basic oxyacetylene and stick welding.

College Pathways: Quality Engineering Technician - Non Destructive Evaluation (NDE)Mechanical Techniques (Welding and Fabrication)

Career Pathways*: Non-destructive Testing and Inspection Technician, Quality Assurance/Control Technician, Welder

Media - Burlington Central

Location: Burlington Central High School
Number of Students: 20
Dates: September 2018 to January 2019
Status: Registration opens soon!
Open ONLY to Burlington Central High School students


College Credit 1: Social Journalism Fundamentals (MCOM10104)

Course Description: Introduce students to the basic tools and concepts of social/citizen online journalism. Those tools include tagging, voting, social bookmarking, rss feeds and making use of embed codes. It will also provide a survey of contemporary Web 2.0 tools and how they can be applied to social journalism. 

College Pathways: Journalism

Career Pathways*: Digital Media, Print Media, Television and Radio News Editor or On-Air Reporter, Writer or Producer, Multimedia Production, Social Media, Public Relations

 

Winter 2019 (Semester 2)

Re-Engagement: Welding

Location: Mohawk College - Marshall School of Skilled Trades & Apprenticeships (Stoney Creek Campus)
Number of Students: 20
Dates: February 2019 to June 2019
Status: Registration open - Contact your Student Services or Guidance department!


College Credit 1: Welding (WELD10029)

Course Description: Students will develop skills in basic oxyacetylene and stick welding.

College Pathways: Quality Engineering Technician - Non Destructive Evaluation (NDE)Mechanical Techniques (Welding and Fabrication)

Career Pathways*: Non-destructive Testing and Inspection Technician, Quality Assurance/Control Technician, Welder

Advanced Manufacturing - Burlington Central HS

Location: Burlington Central High School
Number of Students: 20
Dates: February 2019 to June 2019
Status: Registration open - Contact your Student Services or Guidance department!
Open ONLY to Burlington Central High School students


College Credit 1: CAD Concepts (CADM10049)

Course Description: Use files in a CAD environment. Create templates. Access symbol libraries. Create drawings and schematics to appropriate standards. Modify drawings and schematics. Apply the principles of GD&T.

College Pathways: Mechanical Techniques (Advanced Manufacturing Operations)Mechanical Techniques (Production Framer)Mechanical Techniques (Manufacturing Processes)Mechanical Techniques (Welding and Fabrication)Mechanical Techniques (Cabinetry)

Career Pathways*: Manufacturing, Production Framing, Welding, Cabinetry

Advanced Manufacturing - MM Robinson HS

Location: M.M. Robinson High School
Number of Students: 20
Dates: February 2019 to June 2019
Status: Registration open - Contact your Student Services or Guidance department!
Open ONLY to M.M. Robinson High School students


College Credit 1: Introduction to Pneumatics (STENMF202)

Course Description: Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to describe the operation of a basic pneumatic system
and the purpose of the various components used in the system. Develop basic pneumatic schematics using
standard ISO symbols and assemble/troubleshoot the circuit using the schematic previously developed.

College Pathways: Manufacturing TechniquesManufacturing Engineering Technician - Automation

Career Pathways*: Machinists, Industrial and Construction Millwright Apprenticeships, Machine Operators, Mechanical Engineering Technologists and Technicians, Industrial Mechanic and Industrial Maintenance Mechanics (IMM)

Re-Engagement: Media - Burlington Central

Location: Burlington Central High School
Number of Students: 20
Dates: February 2019 to June 2019
Status: Registration opens soon!
Open ONLY to Burlington Central High School students


College Credit 1: Social Journalism Fundamentals (MCOM10104)

Course Description: Introduce students to the basic tools and concepts of social/citizen online journalism. Those tools include tagging, voting, social bookmarking, rss feeds and making use of embed codes. It will also provide a survey of contemporary Web 2.0 tools and how they can be applied to social journalism. 

College Pathways: Journalism

Career Pathways*: Digital Media, Print Media, Television and Radio News Editor or On-Air Reporter, Writer or Producer, Multimedia Production, Social Media, Public Relations

Re-Engagement: Health & Wellness - Craig Kielburger

Location: Craig Kielburger Secondary School
Number of Students: 20
Dates: February 2019 to June 2019
Status: Registration open soon!
Open ONLY to Craig Kielburger Secondary School students


College Credit 1: Introduction to Health & Wellness (HLTH10081)

Course Description: Explore the seven basic dimensions of wellness. The social, intellectual, emotional, occupational, environmental, spiritual and physical components allow for the development of a balanced approach to lifestyle choices. Lifestyle choices have a direct impact on an individual's short and long term health potential. Discuss methods of achieving one's potential in each of the interrelated 

College Pathways: Health, Wellness and Fitness 

Career Pathways*: Health and Wellness Centres, Private Health Clubs, Fitness Training 

Pathways to Human Services - MM Robinson

Location: M.M. Robinson High School
Number of Students: 20
Dates: February 2019 to June 2019
Status: Registration opens soon!


College Credit 1: To be determined - course likely to be from Mohawk's Early Childhood Education, Child and Youth Care, or Education Support programs

Pathways to Human Services - MM Robinson

Location: M.M. Robinson High School
Number of Students: 18
Dates: February 2019 to June 2019
Status: Registration open soon!
Open ONLY to M.M. Robinson High School students


College Credit 1: Introduction to Health & Wellness (HLTH10081)

Course Description: Explore the seven basic dimensions of wellness. The social, intellectual, emotional, occupational, environmental, spiritual and physical components allow for the development of a balanced approach to lifestyle choices. Lifestyle choices have a direct impact on an individual's short and long term health potential. Discuss methods of achieving one's potential in each of the interrelated 

College Pathways: Health, Wellness and Fitness 

Career Pathways*: Health and Wellness Centres, Private Health Clubs, Fitness Training 

 

* Please Note: The Career Pathways listed typically require successful completion of a related postsecondary diploma, apprenticeship, or degree and may require further certification. Career Pathways are NOT limited to the options listed here.

 

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