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Physical And Health Education, Master

  • Application Deadline
  • 24 months
    Duration
New Westminster, Canada
The Physical and Health Education program from Douglas College is designed to give teachers who do not have a specialty in PHE the knowledge, skills and practice necessary to become confident PHE leaders in their classroom and the wider school community. 
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Overview

Get the practical knowledge you need to become a Physical and Health Education (PHE) Specialist for elementary, middle or high school. The Physical and Health Education program from Douglas College delivers a blend of theory and practical skills and emphasizes applications of current PHE theory.

Designed for working teachers, we offer advanced facilities and curriculum as well as a flexible course schedule. You'll enjoy specialized job opportunities and salary increases for TQS categories 4 and 5 upon program completion.

Career Transfer Pathways

If you are a Category 4 teacher, British Columbia Teacher's Qualification Service (TQS) accepts the Graduate Diploma in Physical and Health Education 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 Physical and Health Education 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: 

  • Dance Education
  • Health Education
  • Physical Literacy: Foundations
  • Curriculum issues: Physical and Health Education
  • Alternative Environment Physical Education
  • Physical Literacy: Dynamic Systems Theory
  • Applied Studies in Physical and Health Education
  • Games-centred approaches in PHE

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Part-time
    • Average part-time duration 24 months
  • Credits
    30 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    Blended

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    83

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General Requirements

Candidates must meet one or more of the prerequisite conditions:

  • Hold a Professional Teaching Certificate in British Columbia, or
  • Have completed an undergraduate degree in an education-related field with practicum experience, or
  • Have completed an undergraduate degree and have documented experience working with children in an educational or recreational setting.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    580 CAD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 580 CAD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    106 CAD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 106 CAD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
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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.

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