Early childhood education

Description

The Department of Curriculum & Instruction in the Faculty of Education, University of Victoria, offers a Master's Program in Early Childhood Education (MED ECE).

The program is designed to bring experienced teachers together for a two year cohort experience leading to the prestigious UVic Masters in Education in Early Childhood Education.

The 15.0 unit program is offered through three Summer sessions (July only) and two Fall/Winter sessions (September-April). The Fall/Winter courses will be taken online.

Cohort availability is announced in August. For expression of interest in this cohort please contact Graduate Program Secretary


Graduate Area Advisor

TBA

Contact Information

Vera Atavina
Graduate Program Secretary
Department of Curriculum and Instruction
Faculty of Education, University of Victoria
PO Box 1700 STN CSC, Victoria, BC Canada V8W 2Y2
Telephone: 250-721-7882
Fax: 250-721-7598
Email: 

Admission Requirements

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Program Structure

Note: MED cohorts are generally part-time

If you are applying for an individual MED program, please contact the department regarding supervisor availability.

10.5 units of coursework in focus area (delivered in a hybrid model, either online or on campus)
4.5 units Project Completion

Please refer to the UVic Academic Calendar on the courses information or contact

Total: 15.0 units

Course requirements (effective September 1, 2014):

Please contact the department regarding supervisor availability.

  • EDCI 514 Educational Discourses (1.5)
  • EDCI 581 Research Methods in Education (1.5)


Electives (4.5) Approved by the academic supervisor

  • EDCI 599 Thesis (7.5)

Total: 15.0 units

Course requirements (effective September 1, 2014):

Please contact the department regarding supervisor availability.

  • EDCI 614 Discourses in Educational Studies (1.5)
  • EDCI 681 Advanced Research Design (1.5)
  • EDCI 693 Candidacy Examination (3.0)

Electives (3.0)

  • EDCI 699 PhD Dissertation (30)


Total: 39.0 units