Programs

Teacher education programs

Elementary teacher education

Our elementary teacher education programs will give you the knowledge and skills you need to be a general classroom teacher for students in kindergarten to grade 7.

Middle years teacher education

Our middle years teacher education program will give you an experience geared towards teaching early adolescents.

Note: There will be no Middle Years intake for 2015 - 2016 winter but the Elementary PDPP is a good alternate. You will be able to take at least one of your practica in a middle school.

Secondary teacher education

Our secondary teacher education programs offer the following teaching area options:

  • art
  • biology
  • chemistry
  • computer science
  • English
  • French1
  • general science
  • Japanese
  • Mandarin
  • mathematics2
  • music
  • physical education (five-year B.Ed Secondary program only)
  • physics
  • social studies
  • Spanish
  • technology innovation in education
  • theatre

1Students wishing to teach secondary school French have the option to take the Diploma in Secondary Teacher Education concurrently with a Bachelor of Arts degree with a French major. Students may apply for this five-year concurrent programs option after completing one year of university-level courses. Consult the French department or Teacher Education Advising for more information.

2Students wishing to teach secondary school mathematics have the option to take the Diploma in Secondary Teacher Education concurrently with a Bachelor of Science degree with a mathematics major. Students may apply for this five-year concurrent programs option after completing one year of university-level courses. Consult the mathematics department or Teacher Education Advising for more information.