2021/22 Winter Session: Courses are primarily in-person, with the expectation that students will attend on campus. Learn more about course delivery options for the 2021/22 Winter Session.
Most UBC undergraduate courses amount to three hours of class time per week. This does not include the number of hours you may spend on assignments, projects, tutorials, or lab work outside of lectures.
In most faculties, 100-level courses are primarily for first-year students, 200-level courses for second-year students, and so on., so forth. 500- and 600-level courses are considered graduate-level and only available to undergraduates with the permission of the department and Faculty of Graduate Studies.
Some courses require prerequisites, courses that you must have taken before enrolling in a specific course or program.
Similarly, corequisites are courses you are required to enrol in at the same time as another course or program, or complete beforehand.
At UBC, courses are offered in various formats: