Diploma in Education – Curriculum and Instructional Studies

Diploma in Education – Curriculum and Instructional Studies

A 30 credit Diploma in Education – Curriculum and Instructional Studies will enable teachers to explore new fields of curricular or instructional study or to further their studies in a field of interest for professional purposes. It permits students to focus primarily on curriculum questions or on instructional questions, or to work in both areas.

Specific advice about the program may also be obtained from Faculty of Education professor,
Dr. Lisa Loutzenheiser, tel: 604-822-5341.

Core Courses (9–12 credits):

  • Curriculum and Pedagogy

Elective Courses (18 credits):

  • Approved courses in the Faculties of Arts, Education and/or Science.

For elective course approval, or for program assistance or advising, please contact TEO Program Coordinator: Dr. Lorrie Miller.

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