Science Classes

Complete a 5-credit science course in the evenings or on the weekends.

Our high school credit courses give you the flexibility to fit school into your busy schedule. For adult learners, recent grads, or current students, taking a course outside of normal daytime hours is often the best way to upgrade your marks or complete your diploma.

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FREE TUITION for Students under 20 years old on September 1, 2019

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Fall/winter sciences classes

Choose a timeframe

Take it slow and steady with a 4 month class (5.5 hrs/week), finish fast with an 8 week intensive (12.5 hrs/week), or work from home on your own schedule. Choose a timeframe below to see which courses are available.


In-class programs

5.5 hours/week for 4 months
Metro Continuing Education & Harry Ainlay

Set yourself up for success! Our in-class programs are taught by experienced, supportive instructors.

Fall term: September 2019 - January 2020
Winter term: Febuary 2020 - June 2020

Mondays and Wednesdays

  • 6:15 – 9:00pm
CoursePrerequisite(s)CreditsLocationFall RegistrationWinter Registration
Biology 20 Science 105Metro Continuing EducationLearn MoreLearn More
Biology 30*Biology 205Metro Continuing EducationLearn MoreLearn More
Chemistry 20Science 10
(Recommended: Math 10 C)
5Metro Continuing EducationLearn MoreLearn More
Chemistry 30*Chemistry 20
(Recommended: Math 20-1 or 20-2)
5Metro Continuing EducationLearn MoreLearn More
Physics 30*Physics 20
(Recommended: Math 20-1)
5Metro Continuing EducationLearn MoreLearn More
Science 30*Science 20 or Biology 20
or Chemistry 20 or Physics 20
5Metro Continuing EducationLearn MoreLearn More
*Students must write a provincial diploma exam.

Tuesdays and Thursdays

  • 6:15 – 9:00pm
CoursePrerequisite(s)CreditsLocation Fall RegistrationWinter Registration
Biology 30*Biology 205Metro Continuing Education Learn MoreLearn More
Chemistry 30*Chemistry 20
(Recommended: Math 20-1 or 20-2)
5Metro Continuing Education Learn MoreLearn More
Physics 20Science 10 (Recommended: Math 10 C)5Metro Continuing Education Learn MoreLearn More
Physics 30*Physics 20
(Recommended: Math 20-1)
5Metro Continuing Education Learn MoreLearn More
Science 30*Science 20 or Biology 20
or Chemistry 20 or Physics 20
5Metro Continuing Education Learn MoreLearn More
*Students must write a provincial diploma exam.

Saturdays

  • 8:30am – 2:15pm
CoursePrerequisite(s)CreditsLocation Fall RegistrationWinter Registration
Biology 30*Biology 205Metro Continuing Education Learn MoreLearn More
*Students must write a provincial diploma exam.

Fast track programs

15.5 hours/week for 8 weeks
Metro Continuing Education (7835 76 Ave NW)

Pick up the pace! Pick up the pace with Metro’s Fast Track Program. It’s intensive, fast-paced, and best suited for students who are already familiar with the course content and have ample time to dedicate to their studies. Note: Students may take one class per quarter.

  • Quarter 1: Sept 7 - Oct 26, 2019 (no classes Oct 12)
  • Quarter 2: Nov 14, 2019 - Jan 14, 2020 (no classes Dec 21 - Jan 3)
  • Quarter 3: Feb 3 - Mar 31, 2020 (no classes Feb 15, Feb 27, Mar 23 - 28)
  • Quarter 4: Apr 16 - Jun 6, 2020 (no classes May 16 & 19)

Tuesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays

  • Tuesdays and Thursdays 6:00 – 9:30pm
  • Saturdays 8:30am – 1:50pm

Quarter 1

CoursePrerequisite(s)CreditsRegister & Info
Biology 30*Biology 205Learn More
Chemistry 20Science 10 (Recommended: Math 10 C)5Learn More
Chemistry 30*Chemistry 20 (Recommended: Math 20-1 or 20-2)5Learn More
*Students must write a provincial diploma exam.

Quarter 2

CoursePrerequisite(s)CreditsRegister & Info
Chemistry 30*Chemistry 20 (Recommended: Math 20-1 or 20-2)5Learn More
*Students must write a provincial diploma exam.

Quarter 3

CoursePrerequisite(s)CreditsRegister & Info
Biology 30*Biology 205Learn More
Chemistry 20Science 10 (Recommended: Math 10 C)5Learn More
Chemistry 30*Chemistry 20 (Recommended: Math 20-1 or 20-2)5Learn More
*Students must write a provincial diploma exam.

Quarter 4

CoursePrerequisite(s)CreditsRegister & Info
Chemistry 30*Chemistry 20 (Recommended: Math 20-1 or 20-2)5Learn More
*Students must write a provincial diploma exam.

Self-directed programs

Your own timeline and pace

Work independently for added convenience and flexibility. With Self-Directed Learning, you have the ability to set your own pace and work independently through supplied print materials.

Program includes access to a teacher advisor and support through scheduled tutorial hours.

Advisor/tutor support times:

  • Monday to Thursday5:00 - 6:15pm

How to register


Self-Directed Learning at Metro is open to students 20 years of age or older on September 1, 2019. If you are under the age of 20, please contact Argyll Centre at 780-465-1299, or find your nearest location of The Learning Store. For more information, and to find out if Self-Directed Learning is for you, call us at 780-428-1111 or email metro@epsb.ca

Choose a subject

Each subject is offered on different days and timeframes. Choose a subject below for full details and schedule.





Questions?Our FAQs page covers registration, eligibility information, and more. See all FAQs →