Except for designated specializations, admission to the Diploma in Education normally requires a bachelor's degree or equivalent. Certain fields of specialization are open only to qualified and experienced teachers, and some have specific course prerequisites. Detailed information is available at the Teacher Education Office and from the relevant departmental office.
Fields of specialization include adult education, art education, business education, computing studies education, curriculum and pedagogy, early years education, teaching English as a second language, guidance studies, health education, health and wellness, home economics education, infant development and supported child development, language and literacy education, mathematics education, mathematics and science education, outdoor environmental education, physical education, secondary education, science education, social studies, special education, teacher librarianship, technology studies education, and visual and performing arts in education.
Applicants also have to satisfy UBC's Institutional Admission Requirements.
One of the following (minimum scores):
Training in a program like this one can lead to different careers. Related occupations are presented to show potential career options, not definite outcomes.
Follow the links to learn more about these careers on WorkBC's career profiles.