Economic Classes, including PNP

The Economic Classes course is focused on the economic routes for immigration to Canada. You will learn about several categories and special programs like the Provincial Nominee Programs.  In this course, you will also learn about the National Occupational Classification (NOC) as a key tool in skilled worker assessment and evaluation, specifically the use of NOC occupational descriptions in analyzing an applicant's work experience and qualifications. Emphasis will be placed on the Arranged Employment and Adaptability Factors.

This course has been approved by the Law Society of BC for 18 CPD hours.

Note: This course is part of a seven course certificate program. The courses are designed to start with Introduction to Immigration Law, Policy and History and end with Practical Skills.

This course is required to complete the UBC Certificate in Immigration: Laws, Policies and Procedures.

Course Format

This course is offered in 2 formats: in-class/online and 100% online. However not every format will be offered each term.

Six days prior to the course start date, you will receive a course welcome letter email with instructions on how to access the course online in Canvas (online learning system).

Available Sessions

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