Orientation Guide 2017/18

The Bachelor of Education Orientation is an important starting point for students in the Teacher Education Program and all teacher candidates are expected to attend.

Please refer to the tabs below for further information about the following:

  • Day 1 – Program/Cohort Orientation Schedule
  • Day 1 – Welcome Orientation at the Chan Centre
  • September – EDUC 315 Seminars Schedule

These orientation meetings are part of mandatory courses.

Teacher candidates are expected to attend all three orientation events on September 5.

All courses scheduled to start at 4:00 p.m. or later on September 5 are not cancelled. You are expected to attend.

Last day for payment of Term 1 tuition is September 6.

Students new to UBC should obtain their UBC Card and U-Pass from the UBC Bookstore.


Orientation Schedule Tuesday, September 5, 2017

You will need to know your section number for EDUC 450A or EDUC 450B. This is indicated on your timetable. You can print a timetable from the Registration link at students.ubc.ca.

Examples:

  • Elementary & Middle Years – EDUC 450A (e.g., EDUC 450A, Section 109)
  • Secondary – EDUC 450B (e.g., EDUC 450B, Section 306 or EDUC 450B, Section S21)

Elementary & Middle Years Orientation Schedule for Tuesday, September 5, 2017:

Time Location Title
9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. (See table below for room number) Program/Cohort Orientation
11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Scarfe Room 100 Practicum Orientation (EDUC 315) Lecture
12:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Lunch break
2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Chan Centre Welcome Orientation


Locate your cohort in the table below to identify the time and location of your Program/Cohort Orientation.

Cohort Course Section Program/Cohort Orientation
9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
ABC EDUC 450A 117 Scarfe Room 1128
CITE EDUC 450A 101 Ponderosa Commons Room 1001
CITE EDUC 450A 111 Ponderosa Commons Room 1001
French EDUC 450A 105 Scarfe Room 203
French EDUC 450A 115 Scarfe Room 203
Indigenous Education EDUC 450A 107 Scarfe Room 204A
IB-PYP EDUC 450A 102 Scarfe Room 204
KIPP EDUC 450A 108 Ponderosa Commons Room 1003
KIPP EDUC 450A 118 Ponderosa Commons Room 1003
Middle Years EDUC 450A 110 Ponderosa Commons Room 1002
Middle Years EDUC 450A 120 Ponderosa Commons Room 1002
Montessori EDUC 450A 112 Scarfe Room 206
SEL EDUC 450A 104 Scarfe Room 201
SEL EDUC 450A 114 Scarfe Room 201
TELL-3C EDUC 450A 109 Scarfe Room 208

Secondary Orientation Schedule for Tuesday, September 5, 2017:

Time Location Title
9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Scarfe Room 100 Practicum Orientation (EDUC 315) Lecture
11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. (See table below for room number) Program Orientation
12:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Lunch break
2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. General Orientation at the Chan Centre


Locate your cohort in the table below to identify the time and location of your Program Orientation.

Secondary Cohorts Course Section Program Orientation
11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Art EDUC 450B 307 Scarfe Room 1107
Business Education EDUC 450B 306 Scarfe Room 1025
English/English Language Learner Education/Modern Languages/Theatre EDUC 450B S18 Ponderosa Commons Room 1001
English/English Language Learner Education/Modern Languages/Theatre EDUC 450B S17 Ponderosa Commons Room 1002
French EDUC 450B 320 Scarfe Room 201
Physical Education/Home Economics/Culinary Arts EDUC 450B S14 Scarfe Room 1214
IB-DP EDUC 450B S22 Scarfe Room 207
IB-MYP EDUC 450B S23 Scarfe Room 204
Music EDUC 450B 309 Scarfe Room 1317
Science/Mathematics EDUC 450B 311 Scarfe Room 1204
Science EDUC 450B 312 Scarfe Room 1207
Social Studies EDUC 450B S19 Scarfe Room 208
Social Studies EDUC 450B S21 Scarfe Room 208
Technology Education/Computer Science EDUC 450B 305 Scarfe Room 1106

Welcome at the Chan Centre

Chan Centre Orientation

Tuesday, September 5, 2017
2:00 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Chan Centre for the Performing Arts
6265 Crescent Road, UBC | Map

EDUC 315 Seminars Schedule September 2017

Elementary/Middle Years EDUC 315 Seminars

All sessions required for Elementary & Middle Years teacher candidates.

Please note: schedule is subject to change.

 
Date Time Location Title
Tuesday, September 5, 2017 9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Various locations Program/Cohort Orientation
11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. Scarfe Room 100 Elementary/Middle Years Practicum Orientation (EDUC 315) with Rod Brown
2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Chan Centre General Orientation to BEd Program
Thursday, September 7, 2017

Follow EDUC 315 on-campus schedule as indicated on your timetable. Additional cohort meetings may be scheduled for this day. Details will be provided at the cohort orientation on September 5.

Thursday, September 14, 2017
9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Scarfe Room 100 Community Field Experience Orientation
10:45 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. Scarfe Room 100 Tom Longworth - Longworth Award
11:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Scarfe Room 100 Teacher Education for All Presentation
1:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Scarfe Room 100 Teacher Regulation Branch Presentation
1:45 p.m. – 3:15 p.m. Various locations Cohort Meeting Time
Tuesday, September 19, 2017 12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. Scarfe Room 100 CFE – International Presentation (optional)
Thursday, September 21, 2017
9:00 a.m. – 9:20 a.m. Scarfe Room 100 Professionalism - Dean Frank
9:20 a.m. - 10:20 a.m. Scarfe Room 100 Dr. Stan Kutcher - Mental Health Literacy
10:30 a.m. – 11:40 a.m. Scarfe Room 100 Digital Tattoo - Rob Kim & Alex Kuskowski
12:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Scarfe Room 100 CFE – Rural Superintendents' Presentation (optional)
2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Various locations Cohort Meeting Time
Thursday, September 28, 2017 8:30 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. Scarfe Room 100 EPSE 308
10:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Scarfe Room 100 Planning Seminar
1:30 p.m. - 4:00 p.m. Various locations Cohort Meeting Time

Secondary EDUC 315 Seminars

All sessions required for Secondary teacher candidates. For lectures which are repeated, teacher candidates are divided into Group 1 and Group 2. To determine which group you are in, please refer to your EDUC 450B section number.

Group 1: Sections 307, 309, S14, S17, S18, S19, S21
Group 2: Sections 305, 306, 311, 312, 320, S22, S23

You must attend the lecture for the group to which you are assigned.

Please note: schedule is subject to change.

 
Date Time Location Title
Tuesday, September 5, 2017 9:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m. Scarfe Room 100 Secondary Practicum Orientation (EDUC 315) with John Yamamoto
11:00 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Various locations Program Orientation
2:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m. Chan Centre General Orientation to BEd Program
Tuesday, September 12, 2017
9:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. Scarfe Room 100 Teacher Education for All Presentation (Group 1)
10:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Scarfe Room 100 Teacher Education for All Presentation (Group 2)
12:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Woodward IRC 2 Community Field Experience
2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Various locations Subject Area/Cohort Meeting Time
Tuesday, September 19, 2017
8:45 a.m. – 9:20 a.m. CIRS 1250 Professionalism - Dean Frank
9:30 a.m. – 10:50 a.m. Scarfe Room 100 Mental Health Literacy (Group 1)
11:00 a.m. – 12:20 p.m. Scarfe Room 100 Mental Health Literacy (Group 2)
12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Scarfe Room 100 CFE - International Presentation
(optional)
2:30 p.m. – 4:30 p.m. Various Locations Subject Area/Cohort Meeting Time
Thursday, September 21, 2017 12:30 p.m. – 2:00 p.m. Scarfe Room 100 CFE – Rural Superintendents' Presentation (optional)
Tuesday, September 26, 2017
9:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m. Scarfe Room 100 Digital Tattoo (Group 2)
10:30 a.m. – 11:45 a.m. Scarfe Room 100 Digital Tattoo (Group 1)
12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Woodward IRC 2 TRB Presentation
2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Various Locations Subject Area/Cohort Meeting Time