• Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration

About

This degree in Teaching English as a Second Language and Secondary Education at at Bishop’s University only certifies you to teach in the province of Quebec. If you are planning to teach in another province, it is your responsibility to contact the Ministry of Education in that province to see what additional courses are required to certify you to teach in their province.

The Secondary Teacher Education Program at Bishop’s University is a two step program leading to two degrees, a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) or a Bachelor of Sciences (B.Sc.) with a Double Major (Education and a teaching discipline) and a Bachelor of Education (B.Ed.) This combination of degrees is required in order to be eligible for a Quebec teaching permit or “brevet d’enseignement.” 

This degree only certifies you to teach in the province of Quebec. If you are planning to teach in another province, it is your responsibility to contact the Ministry of Education in that province to see what additional courses are required to certify you to teach in their province.

Detailed Programme Facts

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Orientation to the Professional Practice
  • Teaching and Learning at the Secondary Level
  • Philosophy of Education
  • Introduction to Linguistics for Lang. Teaching
  • Teaching Young Learners
  • Literature and Language Teaching
  • Teaching English Grammar
  • Effective Writing
  • Drama Techniques for Lang. Teaching
  • Oral Communication
  • Critical Pedagogical Orientation to Second Language Teaching 
  • Children’s Literature 

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

Academic Requirements

General Requirements

Canadian:

  • graduated within the last two years from high school in Canada and you have not studied elsewhere since graduation;
  • are currently completing Grade 12 at an international school that follows a Canadian high school curriculum;
  • graduated within the last two years from an international school that follows a Canadian high school curriculum.
International:
  • are currently completing secondary school at a country outside of Canada or the USA;
  • completed secondary school at a country outside of Canada or the USA within the last two years and you have not studied elsewhere since completing your secondary school studies.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    545 CAD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 545 CAD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    79 CAD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 79 CAD per credit and a duration of 48 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

Other Canadian and French Citizens: $246.76

Living costs for Sherbrooke

  • 1080 - 1710 CAD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Bishop’s University doesn’t offer full funding or guarantee scholarships.

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