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Faculty of Arts Course Overlap Policy

You will not receive additional credit toward your degree for any course that overlaps in content with a course for which you have already received credit at McGill, CEGEP, at another university, or Advanced Placement exams, Advanced Level results, International Baccalaureate Diploma, or French Baccalaureate. It is your responsibility to consult with a faculty adviser in Arts OASIS or the department offering the course as to whether or not credit can be obtained and to be aware of exclusion clauses specified in the course description in this publication. Please refer to the following website for specific information about advanced standing credits and McGill course exemptions: www.mcgill.ca/students/courses/plan/transfer.

Credit for statistics courses will be given with the following stipulations:

Credit for computer courses will be subject to the following restrictions:

  • Credit for courses offered by the School of Computer Science is governed by rules specified in each individual course description.
Programs, Courses and University Regulations—2012-2013 (last updated Nov. 12, 2012) (disclaimer)