Transfer/Advanced Standing Credit – French Baccalaureate

French Baccalaureate students may be awarded advanced standing (transfer) credit for subjects with a grade of 12 or better (based on their specialization) subject to the discretion of the appropriate faculty to a maximum of 3.0 credits. The table below provides information on which courses have been evaluated as equivalent to Carleton courses.

French Baccalaureate Subjects  Carleton Course Equivalent and Credit Value
  • English (ENGL 1XXX) (1.0 credit)
Enseignement scientifique (Terminale)
  • No credit
Français (Première)
  • French (FREN 1XXX) (0.5 credit) & (FREN 2XXX) (0.5 credit)
Histoire et géographie
  • Interdisciplinary Arts and Social Science (IASS 1XXX) (1.0 credit)
Mathématiques (Première)
  • No credit
Mathematiques Complementaires
  • Calculus: with Applications to Business (MATH 1009) (0.5 credit)
Mathématiques (Terminale Generale)


  • Elementary Calculus I (MATH 1007) (0.5 credit) &
  • Statistics (STAT 1XXX) (0.5 credit)
Mathematiques Expertes
  • Mathematics (MATH 1XXX) (0.5 credit)
  • Philosophy (PHIL 1XXX) (1.0 credit)
  • Introductory Mechanics and Thermodynamics (PHYS 1003) (0.5 credit) &
  • Elementary Chemistry I (CHEM 1005) (0.5 credit)
Science de la Vie et de la Terre (SVT) (Première)
  • Interdisciplinary Science (ISCI 1XXX) (1.0 credit)
Sciences économiques et sociales
  • Economics (ECON 1XXX) (1.0 credit)

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