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Education Co-operative Education Program

Program Requirements

This program is for qualified students who wish to combine work experience with academic studies.

Please note that this program is not part of the Professional Development Program and will not provide the training required for a teaching certificate from the Teacher Certification Branch.

For admission to co-operative education, students must have completed 30 units with a CGPA of 3.0.

and have completed

EDUC 100W - Selected Questions and Issues in Education (3)

An introduction to a small but representative sample of basic questions and issues in education. Students will examine questions relating to: the concept or idea of education; learning and the learner; teaching and the teacher; and more generally, the broader contexts of education. This course also introduces students to different ways of exploring educational questions and issues from philosophical and critical analysis, to historical and cross-cultural studies, to empirical research. Cannot be taken for credit by students with credit for 300 and 400 level education courses. Writing/Breadth-Humanities.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
C100 Distance Education
C200 Distance Education
C300 Distance Education
D100 Carolyn Roberts
We 9:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SRYC 5080, Surrey
D200 Carolyn Roberts
Tu 11:30 AM – 2:20 PM
AQ 4120, Burnaby

and two of

EDUC 220 - Introduction to Educational Psychology (3)

A survey of educational research and theories concerning motivation, learning, development, and individual differences in classroom settings. May be applied towards the certificate in liberal arts. Breadth-Social Sciences.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
C100 Distance Education
D100 Zahia Marzouk
We, Fr 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
SSCB 9201, Burnaby
D101 We 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
RCB 6125, Burnaby
D102 We 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
RCB 6122, Burnaby
D103 We 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
RCB 6122, Burnaby
D104 We 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
RCB 6122, Burnaby
D105 We 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
RCB 8104, Burnaby
D106 We 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
RCB 8104, Burnaby
D107 Fr 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
EDB 9651, Burnaby
D108 Fr 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
EDB 9651, Burnaby
D109 Fr 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
EDB 9651, Burnaby
D110 Fr 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
EDB 9651, Burnaby
D111 Fr 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
EDB 9651, Burnaby
EDUC 230 - Introduction to Philosophy of Education (3)

Provides prospective teachers and others interested in education an opportunity to examine a variety of educational problems from a philosophical perspective. The central concern of the course is to elucidate the nature of education as a phenomenon distinct from such activities as training, schooling, and socialization. May be applied towards the certificate in liberal arts. Breadth-Humanities.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
C100 Distance Education
D100 Robert Manery
Tu 8:30 AM – 10:20 AM
AQ 3005, Burnaby
D101 Tu 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
RCB 6100, Burnaby
D102 Tu 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
RCB 6100, Burnaby
D103 Tu 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
AQ 5050, Burnaby
D104 Tu 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
RCB 6122, Burnaby
D105 Tu 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
RCB 7105, Burnaby
D106 Tu 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
WMC 3255, Burnaby
EDUC 240 - Social Issues in Education (3)

Social functions of the school; education and socialization; social, political, economic and cultural influences on the institutions and practices of education. May be applied towards the certificate in liberal arts.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Th 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
SSCC 9002, Burnaby
D101 Th 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
RCB 7105, Burnaby
D102 Th 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
RCB 6122, Burnaby
D103 Th 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
RCB 7105, Burnaby
D104 Th 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
RCB 8104, Burnaby
D105 Th 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
RCB 8106, Burnaby
D106 Th 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
RCB 8106, Burnaby
D107 Th 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
RCB 7105, Burnaby
D108 Th 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
RCB 6122, Burnaby

Transfer students must complete at least 15 units at Simon Fraser University before applying. Arrangements for work terms are made through the co-op co-ordinator, who should be consulted at least one term in advance. For details, see Co-operative Education.