Inquiry and Learning in the Early Years (Vancouver) - Spring 2021

ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS

Program Prerequisites

The minimum requirements for admission to a Graduate Diploma in Education (GDE) are:

1.  A Bachelor's Degree from a recognized university with a minimum CGPA of 2.5;

2.  A British Columbia teaching certificate from a recognized teacher preparation program; *

3.  Submitted evidence that the applicant is capable of undertaking advanced work in the area of interest. This is usually judged based on letters of reference from qualified referees and a statement of interest.

* If you do not have a British Columbia teaching certificate issued by the BC Ministry of Education, Teacher Regulation Branch, please contact our office at aps_gde_admin@sfu.ca.

Exceptions

Admissions Contacts

For admissions/course registration, contact Siân Owen (aps_gde_admin@sfu.ca; 778-782-4892).

  • Location: SD #39, Vancouver
  • Suited for: Teachers, Grades K-3
  • Classes: Tuesdays
  • Summer Institute: Aug 23-27, 2021
  • Start Term: Spring 2021 (Jan)
  • End Term: Fall 2022 (Dec)
  • Apply Now!
  • Application Deadline: November 13, 2020
  • 2020/21 Tuition*: $320.28/unit
    (Students register for 5 units per term)
    *Subject to estimated 2% fee increase each September.

Contacts

  • Siân Owen
    GDE Program Assistant
    aps_gde_admin@sfu.ca
    778-782-4892
  • Gina Wong
    District Literacy and Assessment Teacher
    School District #39, Vancouver
    gnwong@vsb.bc.ca
    
604-346-8546

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