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Section Code Guidelines

The following format is used to create all new course sections and to access online Class Lists, Wait Lists, and Grade Entry.

1st Character

Denotes the Semester:

 

F

S

I

M

J

C

Y

Fall

Spring

Intersession/Summer

Summer credit courses beginning in May & administered by CCS

Summer credit courses beginning in June & administered by CCS

Continuous Intake

Year Long

2nd and 3rd Characters

Denotes the Year (i.e. 14 = 2014 and 15 = 2015)

4th Character

Denotes the Campus:

 

N

D

R

Q

X

W

Nanaimo
Duncan/Cowichan
Powell River
Parksville/Qualicum
Outside of VIU Region
Online/Web

5th and 6th Characters

Denotes the section number based on the funding type for the course:

 

01-39

50-59

70-79

80-89

90-99 

Base Funded, Tuition Dependent, Trades or Cost Recovery (Non-Credit)

External Contract

Cost Recovery (Credit, ESL, MBA)

Directed Studies/Senior Projects

Prior Learning Assessment

 

For questions or troubleshooting please contact the Records department at records@viu.ca.