Available courses

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Accounting is the system for keeping score in business. Learn to referee this thrilling blood sport, or just learn how to play better. This course will introduce players to all parts of basic bookkeeping, and by the end you will be able to set up and maintain a simple accounting system.

This course enables students to broaden their understanding of relationships and extend their problem-solving and algebraic skills through investigation, the effective use of technology, and abstract reasoning. Students will explore quadratic relations and their applications; solve and apply linear systems; verify properties of geometric figures using analytic geometry; and investigate the trigonometry of right and acute triangles. Students will reason mathematically and communicate their thinking as they solve multi-step problems.

This course introduces basic features of the function by extending students’ experiences

with quadratic relations. It focuses on quadratic, trigonometric, and exponential functions and

their use in modeling real-world situations. Students will represent functions numerically,

graphically, and algebraically; simplify expressions; solve equations; and solve problems

relating to applications.  Students will reason mathematically and communicate their thinking as

they solve multi-step problems.



This course extends students’ experience with functions. Students will investigate the properties of polynomial, rational, logarithmic, and trigonometric functions; develop techniques for combining functions; broaden their understanding of rates of change; and develop facility in applying these concepts and skills. Students will also refine their use of the mathematical processes necessary for success in senior mathematics. This course is intended both for students taking the Calculus and Vectors course as a prerequisite for a university program and for those wishing to consolidate their understanding of mathematics before proceeding to any one of a variety of university programs.


This is a testing and collaboration area for teachers to become familiar with using Moodle. This course is restricted to teachers only.

This course examines communications technology from a media perspective. Students will develop knowledge and skills as they design and produce media projects in the areas of live, recorded, and graphic communications. These areas will include exploring HD video and compression formats, Adobe Flash w. actionscript, music production and radio broadcasting and an introduction to video game design; and interactive new media. Students will also develop an awareness of related environmental and societal issues, and will explore college and university programs and career opportunities in the various communications and technology fields.  There is no pre-requisite for this course, all are welcome! This course enrollment is limited to 21 students. 

This course will give students an opportunity to extend and broaden their knowledge of television production by building on the core concepts learned in the grade eleven TGV3M2 course. We will learn how to work with High Definition video, shoot with the latest DSLR HD cameras and composite green screen video in Adobe After Effects. Students will have to produce content for the LTV news crew such as; in-depth news stories or mini-documentaries on topics of interest to the Leacock school body. Additionally, you will have the opportunity to specialize in areas of interest like; editing, post production, camera, sound, audio production and directing. Course participants will be expected to produce a 'portfolio worthy' product by the end of the course. This course enrollment is limited to 22 students.

This course will teach students digital communication skills using a project-based approach to learning professional web design and the associated development process. Using Adobe web tools, the course curriculum will develop four key skill areas: Project management and collaboration, design, research and communication and professional web-authoring tools. In addition, we will learn about how the internet works and about the emergence of new technologies such as HTML 5 and Ajax. The importance of teamwork, punctuality, working safely and a commitment to excellence will be stressed in all aspects of the course curriculum. The pre-requisite for this course is TGJ201, TGJ3/4M . This course enrollment is limited to 24 students. 

This project-driven course will give students a better understanding of some of the technology programs offered by the Toronto District School Board and Stephen Leacock C.I. in general. In this exciting, fast-paced program, students will have an opportunity to experience essential must-have skills for today's digital world!  You will learn digital photography, Photoshop, InDesign, engine design & operation, computer mechanics & operating systems, computer programming, electronics and as a special bonus; an introduction to Television and Multi-Media!

This course will prepare students for the more advanced technology courses offered in grades 10 and up. There is no prerequisite for this course, all are welcome! This course enrollment is limited to 24 students.

This course enables students to develop technical knowledge and skills
as they study, test, service, and repair engine, electrical, suspension, brake,and steering systems on vehicles, Students will develop communication and teamwork skills through practical tasks,using a variety of tools and equipment.Students will develop an awareness of environmental and societal issues related to transportation and will learn about apprenticeship and college programs leading to careers in the transportation industry.

This course introduces students to the service and maintenance of vehicles. Students will develop knowledge and skills related to the construction and operation of vehicle/craft systems and learn maintenance and repair techniques. Student projects may include the construction of a self-propelled vehicle or craft, engine service, tire/wheel service, electrical/battery service, and proper body care. Students will develop an awareness of related environmental and societal issues, and will explore secondary and post-secondary pathways leading to careers in the transportation industry.

This course enables students to develop technical knowledge and skills
as they study, test, service, and repair engine, electrical, suspension, brake,and steering systems on vehicles, Students will develop communication and teamwork skills through practical tasks,using a variety of tools and equipment.Students will develop an awareness of environmental and societal issues related to transportation and will learn about apprenticeship and college programs leading to careers in the transportation industry.

This course enables students to develop technical knowledge and skills as they study,test, service, and repair engine, electrical, suspension, brake, and steering systems on vehicles. Students will develop communication and teamwork skills through practical tasks, using a variety of tools and equipment. Students will develop an awareness of environmental and societal issues related to transportation,and will learn about apprenticeship and college programs leading to careers in the transportation industry.