Class and Delivery FAQ's

Most SAIT classes will be delivered remotely, supported by virtual meeting technology and simulations.

Do online courses meet my credit program requirements?
Online content will provide the same curriculum requirements as classroom-based learning, while leveraging technology to enhance learning from a distance. ...
Thu, 11 Jun, 2020 at 11:07 AM
Does online delivery change the cost of tuition and fees?
The cost to deliver our programs has not changed with the transition to online learning. Domestic tuition fees represent the cost, less government subsidie...
Thu, 11 Jun, 2020 at 11:11 AM
How will I be graded studying online?
SAIT uses a 4-point grade point average (GPA) grading system. This system will also apply to online learning. Grading exceptions made for Winter 2020 classe...
Thu, 11 Jun, 2020 at 11:18 AM
I’m uncomfortable attending labs on campus, what are my options?
On-campus classes have been prioritized because the content is specifically suited to in-person delivery. Please contact your Academic Chair to discuss your...
Thu, 11 Jun, 2020 at 11:20 AM
If I’m taking a course that starts online, will it complete online regardless if restrictions are lifted?
Yes. Any program that is delivered completely online and begins the term online should anticipate concluding the term online, regardless of restrictions bei...
Thu, 11 Jun, 2020 at 11:10 AM
My classes were already deferred, how will I be studying?
Select on-campus and in-person activities will be permitted, but with limitations on the number of students participating. These activities will be priorit...
Thu, 11 Jun, 2020 at 11:08 AM
My program has been designated an eLearning program — will this change if I’m studying online?
Students registered in eLearning programs will be provided with a SAIT laptop for the 2020/21 academic year. After September 2021, the eLearning program wi...
Thu, 11 Jun, 2020 at 11:14 AM
What are the computer and technical requirements for my courses/program now that I’m learning online?
With class delivery moving online, students will be responsible for ensuring they have access to a computer and supporting technology that meets the technic...
Thu, 11 Jun, 2020 at 11:13 AM
What financial support is available for students?
The COVID-19 pandemic has brought additional financial challenges to many students. Support is available now and there are a number of options to consider w...
Thu, 11 Jun, 2020 at 11:33 AM
What support is available when I’m learning online?
Even if you’re not physically on campus, you’re still part of the SAIT community. Student supports are still available remotely — this includes tutoring, c...
Thu, 11 Jun, 2020 at 11:28 AM