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General Education

General Education at Sheridan College

The purpose of General Education in the Ontario college system is to contribute to the development of citizens who are conscious of the diversity, complexity, and richness of the human experience; who are able to establish meaning through this consciousness; and, who, as a result, are able to contribute thoughtfully, creatively, and positively to the society in which they live and work.

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General Education Course Themes

Themes of General Education.

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General Education Electives

NOTE: Not all courses are offered in all Timeblocks. As well, some programs may have restrictions imposed on General Education courses which closely match the content of their Diploma or Certificate program courses. This list does not include program specific mandated general education courses.

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Fall 2017 General Electives Offered

Course Descriptions for Fall 2017
NOTE: Not all courses will be offered in all time-blocks

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Applying for Advanced Standing

Students with previous post-secondary (university or college) experience have the opportunity to apply for Advanced Standing in their General Education Elective courses at Sheridan.

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