Program Structure

The Bachelor of Education is 73 credits. It extends over two academic years of two terms each. Courses and associated school experiences are completed in a specified sequence.

Courses may vary.

Year 1 (Sept. to Apr.)
DesignationCourse TitleCredits
Term 1  September to December
EDPR 3100 Practicum I
(8 Wednesdays in October and November)
1
EDCO 3100 Communications I (weeks 1 and 2) 2
EDIE 3100 Child Development and Teaching 3
EDEF 3100 History of Education 3
EDLL 3100 Language and Literacy I 3
EDMA 3100 Mathematics I 3
EDPE 3100 Physical Education Methods 3
EDTL 3100 Teaching and Learning I 3
Total credits 21
Term 2  January to April
EDPR 3200 Practicum II (final 2 weeks in April) 2
EDLL 3200 Language and Literacy II 3
EDMA 3200 Mathematics II 3
EDSC 3200 Science Methods 3
EDSO 3200 Social Studies Methods 3
EDTL 3200 Teaching and Learning II 3
EDEF 3200 Theoretical Frameworks of Education 3
Total credits 20
Year 2 (Sept. to Apr.)
DesignationCourse TitleCredits
Term 1  September to December
EDPR 4100 Practicum III (3 weeks at Sept. start) 3
EDHC 4100 Health & Career Education 2
EDFN 4200 Aboriginal Culture and Learning 3
EDIE 4100 Special Education 3
EDTL 4100 Teaching and Learning III 3
EDVP 4100 Drama 2
EDVP 4110 Music 2
EDVP 4120 Visual Arts 2
EDSL 4200 ESL/Second Language 2
Total credits 22
Term 2  January to April
EDPR 4200 Practicum IV (10 weeks, January, February, March) 5
EDEF 4200 School Organization (4 weeks) 1
EDCO 4200 Communications II (4 weeks) 1
  Elective 3
Total credits 10
Year 2 elective selected from this list (may change in any year)
DesignationCourse TitleCredits
EDLL 4150 Children's Literature 3
EDPE 4150 Elementary Physical Education: Instruction 3
EDSC 4150 Environmental Education 3
EDSO 4150 Global Education 3
EDIT 4150 Information Technology Across the Curriculum 3
EDVP 4150 Music Curriculum and Instruction: Elementary 3
EDVP 4160 Arts and Media Literacy 3
EDSC 4160 Problem Solving in Science and Mathematics 3
EDEF 4150 Social Foundations of Education: Gender and Education 3
EDEF 4160 Rural or Small Schools in British Columbia 3
EDIE 4150 Special Education: Specific Learning Disabilities (elective selected for Winter 2016) 3