Alberta Education is committed to meeting the changing needs of students by encouraging flexible programming. LDCs allow school authorities to be innovative and responsive at the local level and may be used to:
LDCs are available at the elementary, junior and senior high school levels. Kindergarten to grade 12 LDCs are developed and approved at the school authority level. Senior high school courses require an additional submission for Alberta Education authorization through the Locally Developed Courses Online Management System (LDCOMS).