Education for Arts Students Minor Concentration

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Education for Arts Students Minor Concentration

Location

Location

  • Student Affairs Office
  • Faculty of Education, 3700 McTavish Street
  • Email: sao.education [at] mcgill.ca
  • Website: www.mcgill.ca/edu-sao/minors

About Education for Arts Students Minor Concentration

About Education for Arts Students Minor Concentration

This Minor Concentration allows Arts students to develop and explore an interest in education. It will give students a solid footing in the basics of pedagogy and may provide a starting point towards a B.Ed. degree.

Completion of the Minor Concentration does not qualify a student for certification to teach in the province of Quebec. Students interested in a teaching career should consult the Faculty of Education > Overview of Faculty Programs.

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) - Minor Concentration Education for Arts Students (18 credits)

This Minor Concentration allows Arts students to develop and explore an interest in education. It will give students a solid footing in the basics of pedagogy and may provide a starting point towards a B.Ed. degree.

Completion of this Minor Concentration DOES NOT qualify a student to enter the teaching profession. Students interested in a teaching career should consult the Faculty of Education section of this publication for information about Bachelor of Education programs that lead to teacher certification. See Faculty of Education programs offered by the Department of Integrated Studies in Education.

Students should consult the Faculty of Arts section on "Faculty Degree Requirements," and "Course Requirements" for information on "Courses Outside the Faculties of Arts and of Science" and other topics such as course restrictions, credit counting, etc.

Required Course (3 credits)

EDPE 300 (3) Educational Psychology

Complementary Courses (15 credits)

Group A

9 credits selected as follows:

3 credits, one of:

EDEC 260 (3) Philosophical Foundations
EDEC 261 (3) Philosophy of Catholic Education

3 credits, one of:

EDEC 233 (3) First Nations and Inuit Education
EDEC 248 (3) Multicultural Education

3 credits, one of:

EDEC 247 (3) Policy Issues in Quebec Education
EDEM 220 (3) Contemporary Issues in Education

Group B

6 credits to be chosen from the following list:

*Note: Either EDES 335 or EDES 353 may be taken but not both.

EDEC 262 (3) Media, Technology and Education
EDES 335* (3) Teaching Secondary Science 1
EDES 353* (3) Teaching Secondary Mathematics 1
EDPE 304 (3) Measurement and Evaluation
EDPI 309 (3) Exceptional Students
Faculty: 
Faculty of Arts—2010-2011 (last updated Apr. 22, 2010) (disclaimer)
Faculty: 
Faculty of Arts—2010-2011 (last updated Apr. 22, 2010) (disclaimer)