ACE Self Management and Self Direction

Course: SSC8010

The Self Management/Self Direction course provides students with an opportunity to learn and use strategies that can be applied to their academic, employment, and personal life. The strategies equip them with the knowledge, skills, and behaviours to become effective, confident and flexible learners. The course focuses on areas such as self reflection, critical thinking, goal setting, study skills, organizational skills, group dynamics, and career/employment exploration.


Prior to registration for any ACE Distance course students must complete the 20-hour Learn to Learn module.

To register for Learn to Learn, go to, click on the Learn to Learn tab and follow the registration instructions.

For more information on ACE Distance courses and facilitation please visit

SSC5727 Success Strategies is an equivalent in-class offering of this course.

Once you've completed Learn to Learn module you could be eligible for the following intakes. 

Online Learning
Section Date(s) ModePrice
800 Jan 10 - Jun 13OnlineN/A* See footnote
842 Mar 1 - Aug 2OnlineN/A* See footnote

* Online registration not available for this section. You must register by phone, or in person. For further information please refer to the Registration Info page.

Further Information

Regarding equivalencies ACE Distance courses may be used towards, please call the Career and Academic Access Centre at 613-727-4723 ext. 5722.

For general distance education questions regarding this course please e-mail