Access Programs

These programs help students learn essential employability and academic skills, engage with their community, and identify and plan for further volunteer, employment or educational opportunities.

Department's website: kpu.ca/acp/ap

APPD 0021  0 credits  
Work Exploration  

Students will explore work and continuous learning opportunities. They will increase independence in campus, community and work settings. Students will also develop essential skills through participation in a combination of employment-oriented classroom instruction and monitored work experience. NOTE: The target audience for APPD programs is graduates of a secondary school or mature students with permanent disabilities or combinations of learning difficulties that hinder their scholastic success.

Level: CP

Attribute: ACPR

APPD 0031  0 credits  
Job Preparation  

Students will investigate and prepare for future work and academic opportunities. They will identify options for involvement in campus, community and work settings. Students will build essential skills through a combination of employment-oriented classroom instruction and monitored work experience. NOTE: The target audience for APPD programs is graduates of a secondary school and mature students with permanent disabilities or combinations of learning difficulties that hinder scholastic success.

Level: CP

Attribute: ACPR

APPD 0041  0 credits  
Strategies for Employment  

Students will reflect on and integrate their experiences in either APPD 0021 (Work Exploration) or APPD 0031 (Job Preparation) in order to complete an employment portfolio and conduct an independent or supported job search project. They will demonstrate essential skills on a monitored work experience. NOTE: This course has three weeks of class and four weeks of work experience.

Level: CP

Prerequisite(s): APPD 0021 or APPD 0031

Attribute: ACPR

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