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Continuing Education is pleased to offer Night School Arabic and Mandarin courses for credit.  Please find additional information about our courses offerings and how to register below.

Course Offerings

Semester 2 Credit International Languages Program

Start Date:  February 22, 2022
Full Disclosure: Grade 11/12 courses only – April 19, 2022
Final day to submit course work: May 24, 2022
End Date: May 26, 2022

Semester 2 courses will likely be delivered in an on-line format but in the event of a return to schools, students must be prepared to attend in person.

International Languages:
Arabic – Levels 1(BO), 2(BD), 3(CU) and 4(DU)
Mandarin – Levels  3(CU) and 4(DU)

Continuing Education reserves the right to cancel, relocate or combine courses. 

How to Register - HWDSB Students including Adults currently active in Continuing Education Credit Programs

Please complete the following form: https://bit.ly/HWDSB2021-22Sem2NightSchoolandCreditILStudentRegistration

If you have any questions or concerns about your course selection, prerequisites or pathway, please contact your Guidance Counsellor.  Once your registration has been submitted, you’ll receive a copy of your responses. Your Guidance Counsellor will review and validate your course selection – if they have any concerns they will update contact you and update your course selection.

Deadline for registration is February 18 at 9 a.m.

How to Register - NON-HWDSB Students

Secondary School Students from outside HWDSB will need to:

Step #1 – Complete the Student Registration Process

NOTE – if you have taken a course through HWDSB Continuing Education since June 2020, please ask to be reactivated: PLANNING TO COME BACK

Step #2 – Once you have been registered/reactivated as a student – CE Office staff will send you a registration form link to complete and have approved by your Guidance Counsellor.

How to Register - Adult Students new to HWDSB

Adults not currently enrolled in an HWDSB Adult Credit Program should:

Step #1 – Complete the Student Registration Process

Step #2Book a Night School/Credit IL Intake Appointment with a Continuing Education Counsellor to register for your course.

Additional Program Information

  • Students will need to have access to a computer or tablet and reliable internet access to participate.  Continuing Education does not provide devices or internet service.
  • Semester 2 Arabic and Mandarin and Night School classes are scheduled to run 6:00 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays from February 22 to May 26, 2022
  • Course levels for Credit International Languages:
    • Course codes ending in “BO/BO1” = Level 1 – for students starting to learn the International Languages as a Second Language
    • Course codes ending in “BD/BD1” = Level 2
    • Course codes ending in “CU/CU1” = Level 3 (Subject to Full Disclosure)
    • Course codes ending in “DU/DU1” = Level 4 (Subject to Full Disclosure)

Please see our “Register with CE” page for student registration requirements.

Please Note: Hamilton-Wentworth District School Board Reserves the Right to Cancel, Combine or Relocate Classes Due to Enrollment.

Updated on Thursday, January 13, 2022.
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