Mathematics, Science, Educational Technology

Graduate Area Advisors

Program information may be obtained from the Graduate Area Advisors.

Mathematics Graduate Area Advisor:

Dr. Tim Pelton
Telephone: (250) 721-7803
E-mail: 
Fax: (250) 721-7598
Office: MAC A528

Science Graduate Area Advisor:

Dr. David Blades
Telephone: (250) 721-7775
E-mail:
Fax: (250) 721-7598
Office: MAC A566

Educational Technology Area Advisor:

Dr. Valerie Irvine
Telephone: (250) 721-7778
E-mail:
Fax: (250) 721-7598
Office: MAC A568

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: 250-721-7808
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