Course Schedule & Outlines
2017/18 Elementary & Middle Years BEd Program

Successful completion of all courses, including EDUC 418: School-based Extended Practicum (Elementary) or EDUC 419: School-based Extended Practicum (Middle Years), is a prerequisite to beginning the Community Field Experience (EDUC 430). Successful completion of EDUC 430 is a prerequisite to beginning summer session courses. This can only be waived in exceptional circumstances and after consultation with a program coordinator and with permission of the Associate Dean, Teacher Education.

Teacher candidates are committed to 11 months of accelerated studies from September to July. There are no extended breaks scheduled. Vacations, weddings and personal events must not conflict with classes or practicum.

Total Program Credits: 60

Timetables may vary depending on cohort.

UBC Calendar: Academic Regulations

 

Winter Term 1

September 5, 2017 – December 8, 2017

Code Title Credits
EDUC 450 Inquiry Seminar I 2
EDUC 440 Aboriginal Education in Canada 3
EPSE 308 Human Development, Learning and Diversity 3
EDST 401 Education, School, and Social Institutions 3
LLED 353 Teaching and Learning English as an Additional Language: Elementary 2
LLED 350 Classroom Discourse: Elementary 3
EDUC 315 School-based Orientation Practicum Weekly visits + 2-week practicum 2
One of the following two courses:
EDCP 320 Physical Education — Elementary: Curriculum and Pedagogy 2
EDCP 331 Social Studies – Elementary: Curriculum and Pedagogy 2
Total Credits: 20

Winter Term 2

January 3, 2018 – June 8, 2018

Code Title Credits
EDUC 321 School-based Orientation Practicum 1 day a week 1
EDUC 418 School-based Extended Practicum 12
EDUC 451 Inquiry Seminar II 2
EPSE 310A Assessment and Learning in the Classroom 2
EPSE 311 Cultivating Supportive School and Classroom Environments 1
EDST 403 Education, Knowledge and Curriculum 1
LLED 351 Literacy Practices and Assessment: Elementary 2
LLED 352 Teaching and Learning French as a Second Language – Elementary & Middle Years 2
EDCP 301 Art — Elementary: Curriculum and Pedagogy 2
EDCP 340 Mathematics — Elementary and Middle Years: Curriculum and Pedagogy 2
EDCP 308 Music — Elementary: Curriculum and Pedagogy 2
EDCP 349 Science — Elementary: Curriculum and Pedagogy 2
One of the following two courses:
EDCP 320 Physical Education — Elementary: Curriculum and Pedagogy 2
EDCP 331 Social Studies – Elementary: Curriculum and Pedagogy 2

Teacher candidates in the Middle Years cohort take EDUC 323 instead of EDUC 321.

Teacher candidates in the Middle Years cohort take EDUC 419 instead of EDUC 418.

Teacher candidates in the Elementary French Specialists cohort take LLED 325A (4 credits) instead of LLED 352.

Either EDCP 320 or EDCP 331 will have been completed in Term 1.

Total Credits: 33

Summer Term 1

June 11, 2018 – June 29, 2018

Code Title Credits
EDUC 430 Community Field Experience 3 weeks 1
Total Credits: 1

Summer Term 2

July 3, 2018 – July 27, 2018

Code Title Credits
EDUC 452 Inquiry Seminar III 2
EDST 404 Ethics and Teaching 1
EPSE 317 Development and Exceptionality in the Regular Classroom 3
Total Credits: 6