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Science Education

University of British Columbia

M.Ed.
24 months
Duration
13604 CAD/year
7285 CAD/year
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About

The Master of Education - Science Education degree from University of British Columbia offers students opportunities to pursue a wide range of research and professional interests in the field of STEM Education with the emphasis on science education.

Overview

The Master of Education - Science Education degree from University of British Columbia is ideal for those seeking to make a difference in teacher education; learning and teaching at the elementary, secondary, and post-secondary levels; industry; teaching and research institutions; government and private sector bodies; museums; outdoor setting and other science-based organizations. 

The program’s philosophy is that theory and practice are inextricably linked and work hand in hand to improve the quality of education. 

Educators are empowered by collaboration across disciplines, countries, and contexts.  Therefore this program values diverse expertise and experience; collaboration and mentorship; and innovative ideas, theories and practices.  Through the pursuit of student individual and collective interests, graduate students will develop and enhance their knowledge and practice of Science Education. Graduate students will be equipped to advance the quality of education and/or assume leadership roles in the field.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Curriculum Issues and Theories
  • Issues in the Teaching and Learning of the Sciences
  • Research Methodologies in Education
  • Teaching Math and Science through Technology
  • Science Learning in Informal Settings
  • Theory and Research in Environmental Education

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
92
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

Canadian students:

  • Normally, applicants for a master's degree program must hold the academic equivalent of a four-year bachelor's degree from UBC including one of the following:
  • A minimum overall average in the B+ range (76% at UBC) in third- and fourth-year courses.
  • Academic standing with at least 12 credits of third- or fourth-year courses in the A grade range (80% or higher at UBC) in the field of study.
International students:
  • Most three-year, Bologna-compliant degrees from research-intensive universities are acceptable as a basis for admission to master's programs at UBC.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    13604 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 13604 CAD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    7285 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 7285 CAD per year and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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