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The Common Core Basic Education Program is the result of  decisions taken by the Ministère with respect to the education reform in Québec. It consists of 15 programs of study in the first phase of adult general education. These programs of study are made up of courses spanning three levels: Literacy, Presecondary and Secondary Cycle One. 

CCBE preferred resources

Curriculum documents


English, Language of Instruction

Français, langue seconde (French only)

Mathematics, Science and Technology

Computer Science


Relationship with the Environment


Social Sciences

Community and Culture

Consumer Habits

Social and Political Life

Personal development – CCBE


Personal Life and Relationships

Working Life – CCBE

Introduction to the World of Work

Career Choice

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