Non-credit courses and placement tests

Before you begin your first semester at Memorial, you will need to complete some non-credit course work and you may need to write placement tests in order to register for mathematics and laboratory science courses. 

A. Academic Integrity

Integrity 100A/B is a required non-credit course which you will automatically be registered for when you register for your first-semester courses. Academic integrity will be available in your list of courses in You can start INTG 100 A/B as early as July (after registering for courses) and you must pass this course before you can register for the next semester.

B. Laboratory Safety

If you are registering for laboratory science courses, you need to register for Science 1807 (Safety in the Science Laboratory) and Science 1808 (WHMIS), online safety training courses. These non-credit course must be completed before the end of the registration period and can be accessed through

C. Calculus Placement Test (CPT)

Students who are taking high school Math 3208 or a similar calculus courses (AP or IB Higher Level) need to register to write the CPT if they wish to receive credit for Math 1000. Registration opens in March to write the CPT in June.

D. Math Placement Test (MPT)

If you want to take an entry level mathematics courses at Memorial, then you may need to take a math placement test to demonstrate that you meet the prerequisite requirements.


Undergraduate Admissions and Programs

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