Program list & descriptions
Curriculum & Instruction ( Masters )
The Master of Education (MEd) in Curriculum and Instruction is an exciting, engaging opportunty for professional educators to extend their understanding of their profession. Provided that background qualifications exist at entry, this degree can also be used to apply for the highest level of qualification under the Teacher Qualification Service of British Columbia.
The emphasis of the M.Ed. Degree is the practical expression of theoretical ideas and scholars are required to complete at least 15 units of course work, including a project, of which no more than 3 units may be at the 300 and 400 level. A minimum of 12 units of out of the total 15 units must be at the graduate level. An applied project in research and/or curriculum development is required and a comprehensive final examination that in most cases is oral (written exams may be used in some areas of study).
The selection process is based on the strength of the application file and the availability of an appropriate supervisor.
Applicants must also meet the general admission requirements for the Faculty of Graduate Studies.
|Entry point||Domestic students||International students|
|September||February 15||December 15|
|May||January 31||October 15|
EXAMS AND OTHER REQUIREMENTS
- Statement of intent
- For details, please consult the Curriculum & Instruction website
What is co-op?
Co-operative education (co-op) is a learning strategy that lets you:
- alternate your academic studies with paid, relevant work experience in your field of study
- enrich your academic studies by drawing on practical, real-world experience from your work terms
- develop competencies to excel in the workplace
- potentially pursue work terms related to your graduate research or project
Can you do co-op?
Graduate co-op may be available to students who are pursuing thesis and non-thesis (or professional) degrees. Participation is optional, and admission is determined after consultation with your graduate adviser and department. Contact the co-op program in your degree area for details, or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Note: Co-op is not open to one-year graduate degrees, graduate certificates and diplomas, and non-degree graduate students.
What other career development support does UVic offer?
UVic Co-op and Career can support you through every stage of your career development, through:
- One-on-one career guidance
- Career development programs and workshops
- On-campus networking opportunities with employers
- Online work search resources
- Competency development and assessment
Looking for work?
Apply for all types of job opportunities at learninginmotion.uvic.ca.