To take a course without receiving credit for the course. An auditor attends class but doesn't participate in the evaluation process. Approval must be granted from a Registrar, Associate Registrar, or an Educational Dean before a student signs up to audit a course. Tuition for an audited course is the same as for a student who is doing the course for credit. Baccalaureate Degree A baccalaureate (or bachelor's) degree is the first in a series of possible university degrees. It is approximately 120 credits and takes four to five years of full time studies to complete. Students wishing to transfer may complete a maximum of 60 credits towards a Bachelor Degree at Kwantlen. Students who have high grades and wish to continue studies at the graduate level may apply for admission to Master's degrees or Doctoral (PhD) programs after completing the baccalaureate.
This Visitor Permission Form is used for students that want to audit a course. Students pay the regular credit hours fee per course.
Individual classes may be audited with the approval of the Registrar, in consultation with the faculty member involved. Projects and exams of auditors will not be graded. Audit courses will be noted as such on a studentâ€™s transcript. No credit is granted for such courses. Students taking 15 or more credit hours in any semester may audit freeâ€“ofâ€“charge any class in that semester, except for classes in which auditors are not permitted.