Diploma in Education – Math

Diploma in Education – Math


Participants in the Mathematics Education program will gain experience in and subject expertise and knowledge of the teaching of mathematics at the school level. The program is open to teachers and professionals in related areas.

Interested individuals who are not qualified teachers should contact Dr. Lorrie Miller.

Specific advice about the program may also be obtained from Faculty of Education Professor,
Dr. Ann Anderson
, tel: 604.822.5298.

Core Courses (12 Credits)
EDCP 341 – Curriculum and Pedagogy in Mathematics: Across the Curriculum (3)
EDCP 342 d* – Curriculum and Pedagogy in Mathematics: Secondary *Pre-requisite: A completed concentration in mathematics or permission of the head
EDCP 340 – Curriculum and Pedagogy in Mathematics: Elementary and Middle Years (2)
EDCP 343* – Mathematics Teaching: Problem Solving (3)*Pre–requisite: One of MAED 300, MAED 314, MAED 320
EDCP 344* – Mathematics Education: Geometry and Measurement (3) *Pre–requisite: One of EDCP 340, EDCP 341, EDCP 342
EDCP 440 – Topics in the Curriculum and Pedagogy in Mathematics: Secondary (3)
EDCP 441 d* – Assessment in Mathematics Education*Pre–requisite: One of EDCP 340, EDCP 341, EDCP 342
EDCP 442 – Mathematics History for Teachers (3)

Elective Courses (18 Credits)
Approved 300/400-level courses in the Faculties of Arts, Education and/or Mathematics from a related field of study (12 credits)
Other 300/400-level electives (6 credits)

Graduate Courses in Mathematics Education:
Diploma students need approval to register for these courses. Please ask a Teacher Education Program Coordinator to assist you or contact the Teacher Education Office.
EDCP 508 d – Review of Research in Curriculum and Pedagogy
EDCP 550 – Mathematics Education: Origins and Issues (3)
EDCP 551 – Mathematics Education: Current Issues (3)
EDCP 552 – Mathematics Education: Early Years (3)
EDCP 553 – Mathematics Education: Beyond the Early Years (3)
EDCP 580 c – Problems in Education
EDCP 581 c – Laboratory Practicum
EDCP 585 d – Seminar in Curriculum and Pedagogy
EDCP 598 c – Field Experiences (for Master’s, Doctoral and Diploma programs)

If you wish to complete a 30-credit UBC-conferred post-degree diploma, apply for admission in this category, and be sure to indicate the specific Diploma program you are applying to.

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Tuition & Fees

Note that fees are subject to change by the University.

Diploma Programs

Tuition fees for Education Diploma (DEDU) programs are found in the UBC Calendar: Post-baccalaureate Tuition.

Certificate Programs

Tuition for courses applied toward a certificate will be charged on a per-credit basis. Current tuition fees are found in the UBC Calendar: Non-Degree Studies Tuition.

Student Assessed Fees

Certain additional fees apply to students who take courses on campus.

Students who meet certain requirements may opt out of the U-Pass and AMS Extended Health and Dental Plan, during the first two weeks of the term.

To see if you qualify for the U-Pass fee exemption, read the U-Pass FAQ information.

If you think you qualify for an exemption, login to the Student Service Centre (SSC) and click on the Financial Summary tab to navigate to the U-Pass fee exemption page.

If you already have medical/dental coverage (other than BC MSP), you may be able to apply for an exemption if you meet certain requirements and follow the opt-out procedures. Visit the Student Service Centre (SSC) for more information.

Students registered in on-campus courses in the summer session are not assessed Health/Dental Plan fees.

Tuition Fee Certificates

Current UBC students may use Tuition Fee Certificates toward tuition or non-credit fees. The certificates do not cover the cost of course materials, texts, or other fees. Contact Professional Development & Community Engagement for more information: 604.822.2013 | pdce.educ@ubc.ca