In addition, many education systems in Canada have established different courses with varying intensity in order to curtail to a pupil's desired future. Ontario has gone the furthest with this idea, establishing two different streams in their secondary education system. The university stream includes courses that will prepare students for future studies at university, while the college stream is more applied and less intense, preparing individuals for the future pursuit of a college degree. Universities require these advanced courses for admission, while colleges will admit pupils from either stream.
Information compiled by the team - last updated August 2010 Before you can begin writing your essays, there are some basic steps you should take to prepare. Research the school you are applying to carefully: A wealth of information is available on-line as well as through talking to alumni or school faculty. Most schools will provide information about what they expect from applicants, and knowing this can help you to structure your essay. Understand your audience and the purpose of your essay: