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Info on Diploma Exams

The Alberta Diploma Exams are given to students taking dash one 30-level and some dash two 30-level secondary school courses in Alberta, Canada. Results are an important factor in admissions to universities and colleges across Canada as exam results make up thirty percent (formerly fifty percent) of the course grade for 30-level subjects. Further quick facts and information about the diploma exams are available at this link.

Diploma Exams for some students will begin in January 2017. Please see your school website for further details as applicable. The schedule of writing dates for January 2017 Diploma Exams can be found here.

Additional detailed information can be found on the Alberta Education's website

Diploma Exams are taken in the following courses:

  • Biology 30
  • Chemistry 30
  • English Language Arts 30–1
  • English Language Arts 30–2
  • Français 30–1
  • French Language Arts 30–1
  • Mathematics 30–1
  • Mathematics 30–2
  • Physics 30
  • Science 30
  • Social Studies 30–1
  • Social Studies 30–2