Language and Culture in Today's French Classrooms, Surrey

This program is for Core French teachers looking to practice their French while deepening their understanding of inquiry and second language pedagogy.

PROGRAM THEMES

  • Engaging in inquiry and reflective practice
  • Exploring theory and practice of language acquisition
  • Foundations of French language instruction
  • Enhancing fluency across language domains
  • Engaging with authentic assessment
  • Examining the theoretical foundations of and changes in curriculum
  • Exploring technology in a language learning context
  • Exploring cross-cultural connections to learning
  • Building and sustaining collaborative learning communities

This two-year, 30-unit program of study is for teachers whose primary focus is school-based educational practice. It provides the opportunity to engage in focused, sustained reflective inquiry. Completion of the diploma allows teachers to move from TQS category 4 to TQS 5 or from category 5 to 5+.

  • Location: SD #36 Surrey, BC
  • Suited for: Elementary, middle and secondary teachers
  • Start Term: Spring 2018 (Jan)
  • End Term: Fall 2019 (Dec)
  • Applications Closed
  • 2017/2018 Tuition*: $301.80/unit
    (Students register for 5 units per term)
    *Subject to estimated 2% fee increase each September.

Contacts

Additional information can be found on our Frequently Asked Questions page as well as in the Student Calendar.