The Minor in Educational Studies is for students who wish to acquire an understanding of the broad field of education.
Required and elective courses develop student pedagogical expertise for coaching, training, teaching, and the facilitation of learning in a wide variety of environments such as corporate, not-for-profit, adult and post-secondary, banking, health and safety, recreation, and early childhood. An internship allows for experiential learning in a variety of settings in the community.
The Minor in Educational Studies is open to all university students. The courses that comprise it do not lead to a Bachelor of Education degree.
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Request for a Minor for Students in the Concurrent Teacher Education Program
A minor designation may be an option for students in the Concurrent Teacher Education BA and BSc Programs at the Junior/Intermediate level and for students with some second teachable subjects at the Intermediate/Senior level.
Please note: students are responsible for checking the list of available minors and their requirements in the current Undergraduate Calendar.
Students in the Concurrent Teacher Education Program who wish to obtain a minor within an undergraduate degree should follow the instructions listed below:
- Print off the Request Form accessed below and complete student information.
- Submit the form to the Academic Advising, Professional and Undergraduate Programs Office. (WH8A) The courses already taken towards a minor will be noted and further minimum requirements according to the current Undergraduate Calendar will be listed. The form will be sent to the appropriate department for signature. Once approved, you will be notified by email and the form will be forwarded to the Registrar’s Office.