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Continuing Teacher Education

Faculty of Education

Intermediate History

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Course Schedule
Session Dates Deadline Status
Fall/Winter 2020 Nov 09, 2020 - Feb 12, 2021 Oct 23, 2020 Open
Winter 2021 Jan 25, 2021 - Apr 09, 2021 Jan 08, 2021 Open
Summer 2021 Jun 28, 2021 - Aug 13, 2021 Jun 18, 2021 Open
*Registration will remain open until 4:00 p.m. Eastern Time on the posted registration deadline date.
Select a course for its schedule. Not all courses are offered every session.
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Course Description

  • CONT789
  • CAN 745.00
  • 6 credits
  • 125 hours
  • EN
  • Online

<p class="MsoNormal" style="line-height:150%;"><span lang="en-ca" xml:lang="en-ca">In this course candidates will gain a variety of valuable teaching tools for teaching Intermediate Canadian History. Candidates will be introduced to the field of Canadian history through the use of various resources and learning methodologies. Topics covered in this course include the following:</span></p>
<ul><li><span lang="en-ca" xml:lang="en-ca">historical-thinking concepts</span></li>
<li><span lang="en-ca" xml:lang="en-ca">teaching history in the 21<sup>st</sup> century</span></li>
<li><span lang="en-ca" xml:lang="en-ca">curriculum design planning</span></li>
<li><span lang="en-ca" xml:lang="en-ca">assessment and evaluation</span></li>
<li><span lang="en-ca" xml:lang="en-ca">historical perspectives and culturally relevant pedagogies</span></li>
<li><span lang="en-ca" xml:lang="en-ca">using appropriate resources</span></li>
</ul><p class="MsoNormal" style="line-height:150%;"><span lang="en-ca" xml:lang="en-ca">Candidates can expect to complete this course with an excellent overview of what the Intermediate Canadian History courses cover and how to appropriately deliver course content to a wide variety of students. Candidates will have the opportunity to give and receive feedback from both peers and an instructor, and will have a bank of valuable resources by the end of the course.</span></p>

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Application Requirements


We will use the OCT number you provide during online registration to confirm you are an OCT member with an undergraduate degree.


Your transcript(s) must show: The equivalent of 3.0 full-year undergraduate/graduate courses in History or the equivalent of 2.0 full-year undergraduate/graduate courses if you already hold another intermediate qualification.

*If you completed a Queen's undergrad (at any time), or a B.Ed., Honour Specialist, or an Intermediate or Senior ABQ course with us within the last 4 years you are not required to resend your transcripts.

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