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​Course Approval​

 

Individuals who have taken equivalent courses in other jurisdictions can apply to have their courses approved for credit towards the Coursework Requirement by submitting a Course Approval Application​ to HRPA for review by the Academic Standards Committee. Only members of HRPA are eligible to apply for course approval. The cost for the course approval process is $75.00 +HST per course.

Course Approval Applications should be sent to the Office of the Registrar.

HRPA
Office of the Registrar
150 Bloor St. W., Suite 200
Toronto, ON M5S 2X6
Email: registrar@hrpa.ca

In order for a course to be approved, each individual course submission must include the following criteria:

  • Official course outline​. 
    • FOR STUDENTS: The outline must be from the year the course was taken. A more current outline will be acceptable only if accompanied by a formal letter from the educational institution.
  • At least an 80% or better commonality in learning outcomes and/or course content with HRPA's standard course outline for the topic.
  • Name of textbook(s) or supplemental readings used throughout the course including: title, author, date of publication and edition.
  • A detailed copy of the required text’s table of contents.
  • An original hard-copy transcript from the academic institution showing proof of course completion, grade achieved and the year the course was taken (each course must have been completed within the past 10 years with a minimum grade of 65%).
  • Course(s) must have been completed at an accredited institution.
    • For courses taken outside of Canada, an original equivalency report from WES, ICAS or CES is required to confirm the institution is accredited.
    • For courses taken within Canada, a Program/Course Attestation Form completed by a staff member at the academic institution is required.
  • Complete Course Approval Application​​


Academic Standards Committee Review Meetings ​2017/2018:​

Academic Standards Diploma Committee Course Review Meetings

Committee Meeting Date

11/30/2017
1/30/2018
3/30/2018
6/22/2018


Application Due Date

10/20/2017
12/15/2017
2/16/2018
5/4/2018
Academic Standards Degree Committee Course Review Meetings

Committee Meeting Date 

11/30/2017
1/30/2018
3/30/2018
6/22/2018


Application Due Date

10/20/2017
12/15/2017
2/16/2018
5/4/2018


 
 
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