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Academic Foundations
Overview
  • Offered at three locations:
    • Adult Learning Centre, Notre Dame Campus, Winnipeg
    • Steinbach Community Learning Centre, Steinbach Campus
    • Winkler Community Learning Centre, Winkler Campus

Description
This program allows you to prepare for Grade 11 and Grade 12 courses or to meet special admissions requirements for various RRC programs. You will develop your skills in English and mathematics. Any courses in the program that you complete may be applied toward a Mature Student High School Diploma (MSHSD).

No tuition is charged for this program for citizens or permanent residents of Canada. You pay a non-refundable materials fee of $30 per course, except for high school graduates who have 35 credits or more.  In this case the fee is no longer subsidized and you will be required to pay $302 per course.

Adult Learning Centre - Winnipeg
Classes are held at the Red River College Notre Dame Campus and are scheduled between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m. Monday to Friday.

Textbooks are rented to you by the RRC bookstore at approximately 10% of the cost of the book(s).

Steinbach Community Learning Centre
Classes are held at the Steinbach Community Learning Centre, Unit 2 - 385 Loewen Blvd. If you are interested in attaining your Grade 12 diploma or taking pre-requisite courses for College or University entrance, Red River College ~ Steinbach Adult Learning Centre offers a Mature Grade 12 Diploma Program.  Steinbach Adult Learning Centre offers high school courses in a variety of subject areas with instructor led blended learning classrooms.   No tuition is charged for this program although a $30.00 non-refundable materials fee per course.  To be eligible to register for the Mature Grade 12 Diploma you must be 19 years of age and have been out of school for one year.  Registration is on a continuous intake with courses starting at various times throughout the year. For more information or to book an appointment to have your questions answered, please call 204-320-2500 ext. 6005

Winkler Community Learning Centre
Courses are delivered via independent study with some courses available as instructor-led classes.   Instructors are available to assist Monday through Friday during the day as well as two evenings at the Winkler Community Learning Centre, 100 - 561 Main Street. Please contact the office for instructor hours.
Admission is on a continuous intake basis from September to June. Instructor-led classes start at various times throughout the year as dictated by student numbers. Some courses may require a textbook. A deposit of $30.00 is required for each book unless the book’s value is over $40.00 which will require a 50% deposit of the book’s value. Any books not returned to the Learning Centre at the end of the term will be invoiced to the student at the full replacement cost including GST.  If the book’s value is less than $20.00, the deposit is forfeited.

Note: Not all courses are available at all campuses. Please check the Program Outline for the courses available at each campus.

Red River College endeavours to provide the most current version of all program and course information on this website. The College reserves the right to modify or cancel any course, program, process, or procedure without notice or prejudice. Fees may change without notice.