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Winter 2020:

Addictions Congregated
GENE 53 - Addictions (45 hours)
The Addictions course will examine the impact of psychoactive drugs on our society. An analysis of the impact of alcohol, psychoactive prescription medication, street drugs, over-the-counter drugs, caffeine, and nicotine will be conducted. The theoretical component of the course will include an overview of practical drug concepts, theories of drug abuse, health promotion and prevention, and the Ontario addiction treatment system. The practical component of the course will include the application of theoretical knowledge to providing treatment for the population at risk and to developing health promotion initiatives for those at risk.
(Wednesdays 9:30am - 12:30pm) 

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Adult Addictions Dual Credits with UCDSB
The Adult Dual Credit program provides students age 21 and over in the UCDSB an opportunity to apply to take a college course, GENE 53: Addictions at the St. Lawrence College campus. Adult Dual Credit students must be age 21 and over and are working towards a high school diploma (OSSD). Adult Dual Credit students will be in a congregated Addictions course with other high school students. Students will receive one college credit and one high school credit. Adult Dual Credit Students will be provided with college pathway mentoring activities throughout the semester after their Addictions class and their OCAS or OUAC application fee will be covered (through a voucher system). 
(Wednesdays 9:30am - 12:30pm) 

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Integrated Dual Credits
The Integrated Dual Credit program provides senior students with the opportunity to apply to take a college course of their choosing from the list of available courses at St. Lawrence College. High school students will be integrated with college students in the chosen course. Students will receive one college credit and one high school credit.
(Course schedules are sent out mid-December)

*Applications open for Winter 2020 Semester Dual Credit Programs on October 14. Equal consideration deadline is November 1, after that date students will be accepted on a first come first served basis.Integrated courses will begin in January and end in April, congregated courses will begin in February and end at various times from May to June. Students must apply through their Guidance or Co-op office.