Diploma in Education – Physical Education

Diploma in Education – Physical Education


The Physical Education specialization is designed for elementary teachers who wish to extend their knowledge of curriculum and instructional aspects of kindergarten, primary, and/or intermediate level physical education. This program will benefit teachers who are developing their own class curricula and teachers wishing to become resource persons for physical education at a school or district level.

Core Courses

  • EDCP 420 - Advanced Physical Education: Elementary (3)
  • KIN 366 - Movement Experiences for Young Children (3)

Elective Courses (18 credits)

  • EDUC 306
  • KIN 320, 343, 361, 362, 369, 392
  • EDCP 323
  • Plus 6 credits:
    • Approved courses in the Faculties of Arts, Education and/or Science

BEd or equivalent Teacher Education program.

Find out more information about how to apply and register.

For the most up-to-date information on this program, including admissions information and program requirements, please visit the UBC Calendar.

Apply via the Teacher Education Office


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This program is offered by the Department of Curriculum & Pedagogy.