The BC Curriculum

The Ministry of Education sets the education standards for students in grades K to 12 through the provincial curriculum.

To graduate, students will require 80 credits total, with a minimum of 16 at the grade 12 level, and 28 elective course credits. 52 credits are required from the following:

Subject AreaMinimum Credits
Language Arts 10, 11 & 1212
Math 104
Math 11 or 124
Science 104
Science 11 or 124
Social Studies 104
Social Studies 11 or 124
Planning 104
Physical Education 104
Fine Arts and/or Applied Skills 10,11 or 124
Career Life Connections (Capstone Project)4
Required Credit Total52
Elective Credits
Students must earn 28 credits from elective courses in Grades 10-12.
Elective Credit Total28
Credits to Graduate80