18. During the period beginning on 1 July of a year and ending on 30 June of the following year, a college must organize at least 2 terms, each having a minimum of 82 days allotted to teaching and evaluation.
A college may organize a term having less than 82 days allotted to teaching and evaluation for a program of studies requiring special teaching conditions, insofar as all the program conditions prescribed by the Minister are met.
A college may also, on an exceptional basis and with the approval of the Minister, organize a term ending after 30 June or having less than 82 days allotted to teaching and evaluation, insofar as the term has a minimum of 60 days allotted to teaching and evaluation and the course objectives are otherwise met.
O.C. 1006-93, s. 18; O.C. 724-2008, s. 12; 1379-2020O.C. 1379-2020, s. 11.