Course Schedule & Outlines
2021/22 Elementary & Middle Years

Total Program Credits: 60
(French Specialists: 62-64 credits)

Successful completion of all courses, including EDUC 418: School-based Extended Practicum, 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/manager 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. Timetables may vary depending on cohort.

UBC Calendar Academic Regulations

Winter Session Term 1 September 2 to December 17, 2021

Code

Title

Credits

EDUC 450Inquiry Seminar l2
EDUC 440CAboriginal Education in Canada3
EDST 401Education, School, and Social Institutions3
EPSE 308Development, Learning and Culture in the Classroom4
LLED 353Teaching and Learning English as an Additional Language: Elementary2
LLED 350Classroom Discourses: Elementary3
EDUC 315School-based Orientation Practicum
(Weekly Visits + 2-week Practicum)
2
One of the following courses:
EDCP 320Physical Education — Elementary: Curriculum and Pedagogy2
EDCP 331Social Studies – Elementary: Curriculum and Pedagogy2
One of the following courses:
EDCP 301Art — Elementary: Curriculum and Pedagogy 2
EDCP 340Mathematics — Elementary and Middle Years: Curriculum and Pedagogy2
EDCP 308Music — Elementary: Curriculum and Pedagogy2
Total Credits:23

Winter Session Term 2 January 4 to June 3, 2022

Code

Title

Credits

EDUC 451Inquiry Seminar II2
EPSE 310AAssessment and Learning in the Classroom2
EDST 403Education, Knowledge and Curriculum1
LLED 351Literacy Practices and Assessment: Elementary2
LLED 352Teaching and Learning French as a Second Language – Elementary & Middle Years 2
EDCP 301*Art — Elementary: Curriculum and Pedagogy2
EDCP 308*Music — Elementary: Curriculum and Pedagogy2
EDCP 340*Mathematics — Elementary and Middle Years: Curriculum and Pedagogy2
EDCP 349Science — Elementary: Curriculum and Pedagogy2
EDUC 321School-based Orientation Practicum: Elementary & Middle Years
(1 day/week)
1
EDUC 418School-based Extended Practicum: Elementary & Middle Years (10 weeks)12
One of the following two courses:
EDCP 320**Physical Education — Elementary: Curriculum and Pedagogy 2
EDCP 331**Social Studies – Elementary: Curriculum and Pedagogy 2
*One of EDCP 301, EDCP 308 or EDCP 340 will have been completed in Term 1.
**Either EDCP 320 or EDCP 331 will have been completed in Term 1.
Total Credits:30

Teacher candidates in the Middle Years cohort:

  • Take EDUC 323 instead of EDUC 321.
  • Take EDUC 419 instead of EDUC 418.

Teacher candidates in the Elementary French Specialists cohort:

  • Take LLED 325A (4 credits) instead of LLED 352.

Summer Session Term 1 June 6 to June 24, 2022

Code

Title

Credits

EDUC 430Community Field Experience (3 weeks)1
Total Credits:1

Summer Session Term 2 July 4 to July 29, 2022

Code

Title

Credits

EDUC 452Inquiry Seminar III2
EDST 404Ethics and Teaching1
EPSE 317Development and Exceptionality in the Regular Classroom3
Total Credits:6