Alberta High School Courses Equivalents for AP

Find Alberta AP courses you can use as the high school equivalent for admission into your program.

The following AP courses may be used as equivalents for the Alberta high school courses required for admission to your program.

For those educated in other provincial systems, please view the out-of-province course equivalents to first determine which of your province's high school courses will be equivalent to the Alberta courses listed in the right column of the following chart. From there, you will be able to determine which of your AP classes may be used as high school course equivalents on your application for admission.

AP Course

Alberta High School Equivalent

Art History Fine Arts 30-level
Biology Biology 30
Calculus AB Math 31
Calculus BC Math 31
Chemistry Chemistry 30
Chinese Language and Culture Language other than English
Comparative Government and Politics Humanities/Social Science 30-level
Computer Science A Science 30-level
Computer Science Principles Science 30-level
English (Language and Composition) English 30-1
English (Literature and Composition) English 30-1
Environmental Science Science 30-level
European History Humanities/Social Science 30-level
French Language Language other than English / French requirement
French Literature Language other than English / French requirement
German Language Language other than English
Human Geography Humanities/Social Science 30-level
Italian Language and Culture Language other than English
Japanese Language and Culture Language other than English
Latin (Literature) Language other than English
Latin (Vergil) Language other than English
Macroeconomics Humanities/Social Science 30-level
Microeconomics Humanities/Social Science 30-level
Music Theory Fine Arts 30-level
Physics 1 and 2 Physics 30
Physics C Physics 30
Psychology Humanities/Social Science 30-level
Spanish Language Language other than English
Spanish Literature Language other than English
Statistics Science 30-level
Studio Art: 2-D Design Fine Arts 30-level
Studio Art: 3-D Design Fine Arts 30-level
Studio Art: Drawing Fine Arts 30-level
United States History Humanities/Social Science 30-level
US Government and Politics Humanities/Social Science 30-level
World History Humanities/Social Science 30-level

Additional languages have been approved for admission. Please contact the AP Advisor for more information.