McGill University

Education - Secondary Social Sciences

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Program Information

School:McGill University
Faculty:Faculty of Education
Degree:Bachelor
Field of Study:Geography Teacher Education
History Teacher Education
Social Science Teacher Education
Description:The aim of the BEd Secondary Education Program is to prepare strong beginning teachers for the secondary school level, and leads to teacher certification. This integrated program consists of academic studies, professional studies, and school-based practicum components. All of this is supported by studies in pedagogy, curriculum and educational foundations. There are 2 options in Social Sciences:

The Secondary Social Sciences – History, Citizenship and Geography program provides students with the learning opportunities needed to become proficient Social Science teachers with a strong knowledge base in History and Geography.

The Secondary Social Sciences - History and Citizenship, Ethics and Religious Culture program provides students with the learning opportunities needed to become proficient Social Science teachers with a strong knowledge base in the associated disciplinary areas.
URL:Education - Secondary Social Sciences at McGill University
Length:3 Year(s)

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*80
Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •  Grade12 Français  or  Grade12 English 

Applicants must have obtained, prior to the start of classes, a Diplôme d’études collégiales (DEC).

Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 577] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 90]
Application Notes : CASPer Test: B.Ed applicants to Kindergarten/Elementary, Secondary, and TESL are required to complete an online assessment as a component of the selection process.

* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on August 18, 2021