Cultural Experience 12 Credit / Expérience culturelle 12 (EXC 12)

Please note that the application deadline is April 15 preceeding the student's participation in either the Nova Scotia-Québec Student Exchange or the EXPLORE Program.

The French Programs and Services Branch is providing an opportunity for students participating in the Nova Scotia-Québec Student Exchange or the EXPLORE programs to acquire a high school French credit by successfully completing an independent study.  Expérience culturelle 12 (EXC 12) is a recognized Immersion, Integrated French or Core French credit valid towards a student’s High School Graduation Diploma.*

Please refer to the following documents for more information:

  • Form D (Student Expression of Interest)
  • Form E (Student Application)



*This credit is not awarded automatically following the completion of the program; the participating student must have previously registered for the credit and must complete several supplementary tasks while participating in the Student Exchange Program (Québec) or the Explore Program.