Locally Developed Courses

Overview
Information on approved Locally Developed Courses (LDC) is posted to this location upon approval from the Chinooks Edge School Division No. 73 Board of Trustees and Alberta Education. Many of the courses exist in hard copy and are being transferred to an electronic version to allow individuals to access the course by downloading. Courses which are not yet available to download or that have been created by another district may be obtained by contacting Lissa Steele at lsteele@cesd73.ca.

Related Polices and Administrative Procedures
Guide to Education
Administrative Procedure 2 - 02 / Locally Developed Courses

Steps for Locally Developed Course Approval
Locally developed courses must be approved by the Chinooks Edge School Division No. 73 Board of Trustees and in the case of senior high courses, Alberta Education must approve the course before it may be used in the classroom. If you would like information on the approval for a LDC please contact Lissa Steele at lsteele@cesd73.ca.

Creating your own Locally Developed Course
When teachers wish to create a locally developed course or program, certain information must be provided in order to obtain approval from the CESD Board of Trustees.

Please refer to:
 - Guide to Education
 - Administrative Procedure 2 - 02 / Locally Developed Courses

Download the NEW! Chinook’s Edge LDC Template on which you may create your course.

Schools may only use the current version of the approved courses.

 

Junior High Locally Developed Courses
 
Course Name Grade Level Developed By
ESL Accelerated English 7, 8, 9 3 Calgary Board of Education - 2008
ESL Introduction to Science 7, 8, 9   Calgary Board of Education - 2008
ESL Introduction to Social Studies 7, 8, 9 2 & 3 Calgary Board of Education - 2008
           
           
           
Senior High Locally Developed Courses
 
Course Name Course Code Credits Authorization Period Developed By
Advanced Acting/Touring Theatre 15 LDC1975 3 & 5 1-Sep-15 31-Aug-19 Calgary School District No. 19
Advanced Acting/Touring Theatre 25 LDC2975 3 & 5 1-Sep-15 31-Aug-19 Calgary School District No. 19
Advanced Acting/Touring Theatre 35 LDC3975 3 & 5 1-Sep-15 31-Aug-19 Calgary School District No. 19
American Sign Language & Deaf Culture (2018) 15 LDC1289 5 1-Sep-18 31-Aug-22 Edmonton School District No. 7
American Sign Language & Deaf Culture (2018) 25 LDC2289 5 1-Sep-18 31-Aug-22 Edmonton School District No. 7
American Sign Language & Deaf Culture (2018) 35 LDC3289 5 1-Sep-18 31-Aug-22 Edmonton School District No. 7
Astronomy 15 LDC1947 3 1-Sep-18 31-Aug-22 Calgary School District No. 19
Autobody Repair 15 (K&E) LDC1821 5 1-Sep-15 31-Aug-19 Calgary School District No. 19
Autobody Repair 25 (K&E) LDC2821 5 1-Sep-15 31-Aug-19 Calgary School District No. 19
Autobody Repair 35 (K&E) LDC3821 5 1-Sep-15 31-Aug-19 Calgary School District No. 19
Aviation 35 LDC3007 3 1-Sep-15 31-Aug-19 Chinook's Edge School Division No. 73
Band 15 LDC1439 3 1-Sep-16 31-Aug-20 Calgary School District No. 19
Band 15 LDC1439 5 1-Sep-16 31-Aug-20 Calgary School District No. 19
Band 25 LDC2439 3 1-Sep-16 31-Aug-20 Calgary School District No. 19
Band 25 LDC2439 5 1-Sep-16 31-Aug-20 Calgary School District No. 19
Band 35 LDC3439 3 1-Sep-16 31-Aug-20 Calgary School District No. 19
Band 35 LDC3439 5 1-Sep-16 31-Aug-20 Calgary School District No. 19
Big History LDC1017 3 & 5 1-Sep-15 31-Aug-19 Chinook's Edge School Division No. 73
Ceramics (Advanced Techniques) 15 LDC1059 5 1-Sep-15 31-Aug-19 Edmonton School District No. 7
Ceramics (Advanced Techniques) 25 LDC2059 5 1-Sep-15 31-Aug-19 Edmonton School District No. 7
Ceramics (Advanced Techniques) 35 LDC3059 5 1-Sep-15 31-Aug-19 Edmonton School District No. 7
Chamber Ensemble 15 LDC1417 5 1-Sep-16 31-Aug-20 Calgary School District No. 19
Chamber Ensemble 25 LDC2417 5 1-Sep-16 31-Aug-20 Calgary School District No. 19
Chamber Ensemble 35 LDC3417 5 1-Sep-16 31-Aug-20 Calgary School District No. 19
Choir 15 LDC1414 3 1-Sep-16 31-Aug-20 Calgary School District No. 19
Choir 15 LDC1414 5 1-Sep-16 31-Aug-20 Calgary School District No. 19
Choir 25 LDC2414 3 1-Sep-16 31-Aug-20 Calgary School District No. 19
Choir 25 LDC2414 5 1-Sep-16 31-Aug-20 Calgary School District No. 19
Choir 35 LDC3414 3 1-Sep-16 31-Aug-20 Calgary School District No. 19
Choir 35 LDC3414 5 1-Sep-16 31-Aug-20 Calgary School District No. 19
Class V Driver Training
*(Please see Funding Information)*
LDC3363 3 1-Sep-16 31-Aug-20 Northern Lights School Division No. 69
Competencies in Math 15 LDC1515 5 1-Sep-18 31-Aug-22 Red Deer Public School District No. 104
Content Literacy 15 LDC0010 5 1-Sep-16 31-Aug-20 Edmonton Catholic Separate School District No. 7
Content Literacy 25 LDC0010 5 1-Sep-16 31-Aug-20 Edmonton Catholic Separate School District No. 7
Creative Writing & Publishing 15  LDC1269 3 & 5 10-Nov-16 31-Aug-19 Calgary School District No. 19
Creative Writing & Publishing 25  LDC 2269 3 & 5 10-Nov-16 31-Aug-19 Calgary School District No. 19
Creative Writing & Publishing 35  LDC 3269 3 & 5 10-Nov-16 31-Aug-19 Calgary School District No. 19
Dance 15  LDC1413 5 1-Sep-15 31-Aug-19 Edmonton School District No. 7
Dance 25  LDC2413 5 1-Sep-15 31-Aug-19 Edmonton School District No. 7
Dance 35  LDC3413 5 1-Sep-15 31-Aug-19 Edmonton School District No. 7
ESL English for Academic Success 35 LDC3351 3 1-Sep-16 31-Aug-20 Calgary School District No. 19
ESL Introduction to Canadian Studies 15 LDC1212 5 1-Sep-14 31-Aug-19 Calgary School District No. 19
ESL Introduction to Canadian Studies 25 LDC2212 5 1-Sep-14 31-Aug-19 Calgary School District No. 19
ESL Introduction to Mathematics 15 LDC1350 5 1-Sep-16 31-Aug-20 Calgary School District No. 19
ESL Introduction to Science 15 LDC1213 5 1-Sep-14 31-Aug-19 Calgary School District No. 19
Film & Media Art 15  LDC1092 3 & 5 1-Sep-17 31-Aug-21 Calgary School District No. 19
Film & Media Art 25  LDC2092 3 & 5 1-Sep-17 31-Aug-21 Calgary School District No. 19
Film & Media Art 35  LDC3092 3 & 5 1-Sep-17 31-Aug-21 Calgary School District No. 19
Forensic Studies 25 LDC2569 3 1-Sep-18 31-Aug-20 Edmonton School District No. 7
Forensic Studies 35 LDC3569 3 1-Sep-18 31-Aug-20 Edmonton School District No. 7
Forensic Science Studies 35 LDC3754 5 1-Sep-16 31-Aug-20 Pembina Hills Regional Division No. 7
French Vernacular 15  LDC1401 5 1-Sep-18 31-Aug-20 Aspen View Public School Division No. 78
History Through Film Fact and Fiction 25 LDC2517 3 1-Sep-16 31-Aug-20 Chinook’s Edge School Division No. 73
Instrumental Jazz 15 LDC1431 3 1-Sep-16 31-Aug-20 Calgary School District No. 19
Instrumental Jazz 15 LDC1431 5 1-Sep-16 31-Aug-20 Calgary School District No. 19
Instrumental Jazz 25 LDC2431 3 1-Sep-16 31-Aug-20 Calgary School District No. 19
Instrumental Jazz 25 LDC2431 5 1-Sep-16 31-Aug-20 Calgary School District No. 19
Instrumental Jazz 35 LDC3431 3 1-Sep-16 31-Aug-20 Calgary School District No. 19
Instrumental Jazz 35 LDC3431 5 1-Sep-16 31-Aug-20 Calgary School District No. 19
Intercultural Studies (2018) 15 LDC1502 3 1-Sep-18 31-Aug-22 Calgary School District No. 19
Learning Strategies (2018) 15 LDC1599 3 & 5 1-Sep-18 31-Aug-22 Calgary Roman Catholic Separate School District No. 1
Learning Strategies (2018) 25 LDC2599 3 & 5 1-Sep-18 31-Aug-22 Calgary Roman Catholic Separate School District No. 1
Learning Strategies (2018) 35 LDC3599 3 & 5 1-Sep-18 31-Aug-22 Calgary Roman Catholic Separate School District No. 1
Marine Life & Ecosystem Studies (2018) 35 LDC3141 5 1-Sep-18 31-Aug-22 Parkland School Division No. 70
Paleontology 15  LDC1293 3 & 5 1-Sep-15 31-Aug-19 Golden Hills School Division No. 75
Paleontology 25  LDC2293 3 & 5 1-Sep-15 31-Aug-19 Golden Hills School Division No. 75
Paleontology 35  LDC3293 3 & 5 1-Sep-15 31-Aug-19 Golden Hills School Division No. 75
Psychology - Abnormal 35 LDC3155 3 1-Sep-18 31-Aug-22 Pembina Hills Regional Division No. 7
Reading 15  LDC1148 3 & 5 1-Sep-16 31-Aug-20 Calgary School District No. 19
Reading 25 LDC2148 3 & 5 1-Sep-16 31-Aug-20 Calgary School District No. 19
Sculpting (Advanced Techniques) 15 NEW! LDC1067 5 1-Sep-18 31-Aug-22 Calgary School District No. 19
Sculpting (Advanced Techniques ) 25 NEW! LDC2067 5 1-Sep-18 31-Aug-22 Calgary School District No. 19
Sculpting (Advanced Techniques) 35 NEW! LDC3067 5 1-Sep-18 31-Aug-22 Calgary School District No. 19
Technical Theatre 15 LDC1987 3 & 5 1-Sep-18 31-Aug-22 Calgary School District No. 19
Technical Theatre 25 LDC2987 3 & 5 1-Sep-18 31-Aug-22 Calgary School District No. 19
Technical Theatre 35 LDC3987 3 & 5 1-Sep-18 31-Aug-22 Calgary School District No. 19
Vocal Jazz 15 LDC1433 3 1-Sep-16 31-Aug-20 Calgary School District No. 19
Vocal Jazz 15 LDC1433 5 1-Sep-16 31-Aug-20 Calgary School District No. 19
Vocal Jazz 25 LDC2433 3 1-Sep-16 31-Aug-20 Calgary School District No. 19
Vocal Jazz 25 LDC2433 5 1-Sep-16 31-Aug-20 Calgary School District No. 19
Vocal Jazz 35 LDC3433 3 1-Sep-16 31-Aug-20 Calgary School District No. 19
Vocal Jazz 35 LDC3433 5 1-Sep-16 31-Aug-20 Calgary School District No. 19


Locally Developed Courses changing to CTS
Team Leadership LDC to CTS
Coaching and Leadership LDC to CTS
Sports Medicine LDC to CTS
Sports Performance LDC to CTS