VII. Academic Advising
Program Counsellors / Associate Directors
Role of the Program Counsellor / Associate Director
The Program Counsellor / Associate Director has particular expertise in the diploma program requirements and regulations, as well as the various specializations and their fit within the diploma program. The Program Counsellor / Associate Director is also familiar with the policies and procedures that govern university practice.
to provide information about the academic requirements of the diploma program, including admission requirements, Schedule of Studies requirements, Continuation of Study requirements, and graduation requirements
to refer to other campus services, as necessary
to communicate information about the degree program to the dean, chairs and directors, faculty advisors, curriculum committees, program committees (and their sub-committees); and to bring forward any concerns or issues as students progress through the Schedule of Studies for the degree program
to liaise with the faculty advisor for the specialization, in order to provide information about the degree program and the fit of the specialization within the degree program