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Graduate Diploma Blended

Mathematics And Science Teaching

24 months
Duration
14688 CAD/year
2640 CAD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

If you're a working elementary or middle-school teacher, the Mathematics And Science Teaching program from Douglas College will help you get comfortable with the new mathematics curriculum, rediscover chemistry, biology, physics and earth science and connect with other teachers in a positive and friendly environment. 

Overview

Key facts

You will also be eligible for TQS upgrading upon program completion.

The Mathematics And Science Teaching program from Douglas College provides practical, hands-on experience, including experimenting in chemistry labs, examining geological formations with a geologist and observing stars with an astronomer. 

Courses focus on how ideas can be applied to your own classroom. Classes take place in evenings, on weekends and online.

Career 

If you are a Category 4 teacher, British Columbia Teacher's Qualification Service (TQS) accepts the Graduate Diploma in Mathematics and Science Teaching as an "integrated" program which makes graduates of the Diploma eligible for a pay scale upgrade from category 4 to 5. 

If you are a Category 5 teacher, British Columbia Teacher's Qualification Service (TQS) accepts the Graduate Diploma in Mathematics and Science Teaching as an "integrated" program which makes graduates of the diploma eligible for a pay scale upgrade from category 5 to 5+.;

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Teaching Biology and Earth Science
  • Teaching Chemistry and Physics 
  • Teaching Mathematics
  • Contemporary Issues in Mathematics and Science Teaching 
  • Engaging Students in Mathematics and Science 
  • Mathematics and Science in Popular Culture 

Key information

Duration

  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

Blended

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Hold a baccalaureate degree from a recognized post-secondary institution.
  • Hold a Professional Teaching certificate from the BC Teachers' Council or be eligible to obtain such certification.
  • A current curriculum vitae.
  • One letter of reference, which should speak to the applicant’s ability to undertake advanced work in education. Examples of suitable references include a school or district administrator, district resource person or colleague who has done related post-degree work.
  • A letter of intent

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    14688 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7344 CAD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    2640 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1320 CAD per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for New Westminster

1240 - 1930 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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