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Science Education

University of British Columbia

24 months
Duration
13604 CAD/year
7285 CAD/year
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About

The Master of Arts - Science Education offered by University of British Columbia is a research degree that offers a wide range of opportunities to pursue interests in STEM Education with the emphasis on science education. 

Overview

The Master of Arts - Science Education offered by University of British Columbia  is ideal for those seeking leadership roles in order 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 sectors; museums; outdoor settings and other science-based organizations. The degree prepares graduates to pursue doctoral studies.

Features

The program’s philosophy is that advances in educational theory influence practice to improve the quality of education. Educators are empowered by research collaboration across disciplines, countries, and contexts.  

Accordingly, this program values diverse expertise, experience, research collaborations, mentorship, and innovative ideas.  Through individual and collective research, graduate students will develop and enhance their knowledge, theoretical understandings, and practice of Science Education. Graduate students will be mentored by experienced faculty members to conduct independent research studies driven by their own interests and contemporary issues and problems in the field

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • 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
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
92

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
92

Other requirements

General requirements

                    • All applicants have to submit transcripts from all past post-secondary study. Document submission requirements depend on whether your institution of study is within Canada or outside of Canada.
                      • A minimum of three references are required for application to graduate programs at UBC. References should be requested from individuals who are prepared to provide a report on your academic ability and qualifications.
                      • This program contains a practicum component for which a criminal record check is required.
                      • Permanent Residents of Canada must provide a clear photocopy of both sides of the Permanent Resident card.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13604 CAD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 13604 CAD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    7285 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7285 CAD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Vancouver

1590 - 2686 CAD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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