Years 1 and 2 (60 credit units)

Teacher candidates intending to become certified to teach children in elementary schools must complete the following program requirements:

Education Learning Communities

Year 1

  • EDLC 101.0
  • EDLC 102.0

External Course Requirements

Choose 6 credit units of junior-level English

Please Note: not required if English Language Arts is a Teaching Area. If Modern Languages is a Teaching Area, choose 3 credit units of junior level English. If both English and Modern Languages are Teaching Areas, none of these 6 credits are required.

  • ENG — 100-Level

Choose 3 credit units of Indigenous Studies

Please Note: not required if Indigenous Studies or Social Studies/Social Sciences are Teaching Areas.

  • INDG — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • HIST 265.3
  • HIST 315.3
  • SOC 341.3

Choose 3 credit units of Mathematics or Statistics

Please Note: not required if Mathematics/Statistics is a Teaching Area.

Choose 3 credit units of Science

Please Note: not required if Science is a Teaching Area.

*PLSC 214.3 Statistical Methods is not acceptable toward this requirement.

Choose 3 credit units of Social Sciences/Social Studies:

Please Note: not required if Social Sciences/Social Studies or Indigenous Studies is a Teaching Area.

ECON 450.3, PSY 233.3, PSY 234.3, SOC 225.3 and SOC 325.3 cannot be used to fulfill this requirement.

  • ANTH — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • CMRS — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • CTST — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • ECON — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • HIST — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • INDG — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • IS — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • PHIL — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • POLS — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • PSY — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • RLST — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • SOC — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • WGST — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • CLAS 110.3
  • CLAS 111.3
  • CLAS 220.3
  • CLAS 225.3
  • CLAS 240.3
  • CLAS 242.3
  • CLAS 248.3
  • GEOG 130.3
  • GEOG 202.3
  • GEOG 204.3
  • GEOG 208.3
  • GEOG 240.3
  • GEOG 280.3
  • GEOG 340.3
  • GEOG 364.3
  • GEOG 381.3
  • GEOG 385.3
  • GEOG 386.3
  • GEOG 486.3
  • GEOG 491.3
  • PLAN 341.3
  • PLAN 342.3
  • PLAN 343.3
  • PLAN 346.3
  • PLAN 350.3
  • PLAN 442.3
  • PLAN 446.3

Choose 3 credit units of Fine Arts

Please Note: not required if Arts Education is a Teaching Area.

  • ART — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • ARTH — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • DRAM — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • MUS — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level

Choose 3 credit units of Kinesiology

Please Note: not required if Physical Education is a Teaching Area.

  • KIN 121.3
  • KIN 122.3
  • KIN 146.3

Electives - English Language Arts, Social Sciences/Social Studies, and Indigenous Studies Teaching Areas only.

Please Note: if both English and Modern Languages are Teaching Areas, none of these credit units are required.

  • Choose 6 credit units of 100- to 400-level open electives, if English Language Arts AND Indigenous Studies or Social Sciences/Social Studies are Teaching Areas 1 and 2.
  • Choose 3 credit units of 100- to 400-level open electives, if English Language Arts OR Indigenous Studies OR Social Sciences/Social Studies are Teaching Areas 1 or 2.
  • This requirement must be completed by using 3 or 6 credit unit courses.

Teaching Areas

Teacher candidates are required to complete a specific number of credit units in at least two teaching areas (disciplinary fields) that are tightly aligned with Saskatchewan Prekindergarten to grade twelve curriculum areas.

Teaching areas must be chosen from a defined set of subjects and courses, approved by both the College of Education and the Saskatchewan Professional Teachers Regulatory Board (SPTRB).

All early/middle years option students must complete 18 credit units in Teaching Area 1 and 12 credit units in Teaching Area 2.

Early/Middle Years - Teaching Area 1

Students must complete 18 credit units of Teaching Area 1.

Please Note: any 100-level course taken after the first 6 credit units will be counted as a senior course.

Choose 6 credit units from the following Art History, Drama History, or Music History courses:

  • ARTH — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • DRAM 203.3
  • DRAM 204.3
  • DRAM 303.3
  • DRAM 304.3
  • MUS 111.3
  • MUS 150.3
  • MUS 151.3
  • MUS 175.3
  • MUS 250.3
  • MUS 303.3
  • MUS 311.3
  • MUS 364.3
  • MUS 365.3
  • MUS 367.3
  • MUS 368.3
  • MUS 457.3
  • MUS 463.3

Choose 12 credit units from the following Fine Arts courses:

  • ART — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • ARTH — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • DRAM — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • MUS — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level

Choose 6 credit units from the following English courses:

Choose 12 credit units of from the following English courses:

Teacher candidates may choose Indigenous Studies OR Social Sciences/Social Studies as a Teaching Area, but cannot choose both.

Choose 6 credit units from the following Indigenous Studies courses:

Choose an additional 12 credit units from the following senior level Indigenous Studies courses

  • Within the above 12 credit units, students may choose up to 6 credit units of the following
    • CREE 101.6
    • CREE 110.3

  • Within the above 12 credit units, students may choose up to 3 credit units of the following:
    • ARTH 253.3
    • ARTH 255.3
    • ARTH 323.3
    • ARTH 345.3
    • ARTH 355.3
    • ARTH 455.3

Choose 6 credit units from the following junior level Mathematics or Statistics courses:

Choose 12 credit units from the following senior level Mathematics or Statistics courses:

Please Note: any 100-level language course taken after the first 6 credit units of language course(s) will be counted as a senior course. Please choose all French courses or all Cree courses for the 18 credit units.

Choose 6 credit units from the following junior level Cree or French courses:

  • CREE — 100-Level
  • FREN 122.3 and FREN 125.3 (or approved equivalents)
  • FREN 212.3 and FREN 218.3 (applies to Bilingual/Immersion students)

Choose 12 credit units from the following senior level Cree or French courses:

  • CREE — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • FREN — 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level

Choose 3 credit units from the following junior level Kinesiology courses:

  • KIN 146.3

Choose 15 credit units from the following Kinesiology courses:

  • KIN 150.3, KIN 240.3, KIN 281.3 and/or KIN 341.3 recommended
  • KIN — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level

Please Note: PLSC 214.3 cannot be used to fulfill this requirement. Also, please note that any 100-level course taken after the first 6 credit units will be counted as a senior course.

Choose 18 credit units from the following Science courses:

  • ACB — 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • ARCH — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • ASTR — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • BIOC — 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • BIOL — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • BMSC — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • CHEM — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • CMPT — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • EVSC — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • GEOL — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • HSC — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • MCIM — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • PHYS — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • PLSC — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • GEOE 375.3
  • GEOG 120.3
  • GEOG 125.3
  • GEOG 233.3
  • GEOG 235.3
  • GEOG 271.3
  • GEOG 280.3
  • GEOG 322.3
  • GEOG 323.3
  • GEOG 325.3
  • GEOG 328.3
  • GEOG 335.3
  • GEOG 351.3
  • GEOG 423.3
  • GEOG 490.3
  • INDG 241.3
  • NUTR 120.3
  • PHPY 301.3
  • PHPY 302.3
  • PHPY 303.3
  • PHPY 304.3
  • PHPY 305.3
  • PHPY 308.3
  • PHPY 401.3
  • PHPY 403.3
  • PHPY 405.3
  • PHSI 208.6
  • TOX 300.3

Teacher candidates may choose Social Sciences/Social Studies OR Indigenous Studies as a Teaching Area, but cannot choose both.

Please Note: any 100-level course taken after the first 6 credit units will be counted as a senior course.

ECON 450.3, PSY 233.3, PSY 234.3, SOC 225.3 and SOC 325.3 cannot be used to fulfill this requirement.

Please Note: at least 6 credit units of the total 18 credit units must include Canadian content.

  • HIST courses with Canadian content are:
    • HIST — 100-Level (only those sections containing Canadian content will be considered; consult an academic advisor)
    • HIST 195.3
    • HIST 253.3
    • HIST 255.3
    • HIST 256.3
    • HIST 257.3
    • HIST 258.3
    • HIST 259.3
    • HIST 260.3
    • HIST 263.6
    • HIST 265.3
    • HIST 266.3
    • HIST 310.3
    • HIST 350.3
    • HIST 353.3
    • HIST 363.3
    • HIST 364.3
    • HIST 365.3
    • HIST 410.3
    • HIST 466.3

  • ECON course with Canadian content is:
    • ECON 231.3

  • GEOG courses with Canadian content are: GEOG 202.3
    • GEOG 204.3
    • GEOG 381.3
    • GEOG 386.3
    • PLAN 342.3
    • PLAN 343.3
    • PLAN 442.3

  • KIN courses with Canadian content are:
    • KIN 306.3

  • POLS courses with Canadian content are: POLS 204.3
    • POLS 205.3
    • POLS 222.3
    • POLS 225.3
    • POLS 226.3
    • POLS 303.3
    • POLS 304.3
    • POLS 305.3
    • POLS 306.3
    • POLS 307.3
    • POLS 322.3
    • POLS 323.3
    • POLS 349.3
    • POLS 375.3
    • POLS 404.3
    • POLS 405.3
    • POLS 422.3
    • POLS 425.3

  • SOC courses with Canadian content are: SOC 203.3
    • SOC 204.3
    • SOC 219.3
    • SOC 227.6
    • SOC 244.3
    • SOC 246.3
    • SOC 319.3
    • SOC 341.3

Please Note: all INDG courses are acceptable, except INDG 221.3 and INDG 272.3

Choose 6 credit units from the following Indigenous Studies courses:

  • INDG — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • ARTH 323.3
  • ARTH 345.3
  • HIST 193.3*
  • *with the topic Turtle Island: A History of North America’s Ancient Civilizations
  • HIST 264.3
  • HIST 265.3
  • HIST 315.3
  • KIN 306.3
  • POLS 222.3
  • POLS 322.3
  • POLS 323.3
  • SOC 219.3
  • SOC 319.3
  • SOC 341.3

Choose 6 credit units from the following History courses:

Choose 6 credit units from the following Social Sciences/Social Studies courses:

Early/Middle Years - Teaching Area 2

Students must complete 12 credit units of Teaching Area 2.

Please Note: any 100-level course taken after the first 6 credit units will be counted as a senior course.

Choose 3 credit units from the following Art History, Drama History, or Music History:

  • ARTH — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • DRAM 203.3
  • DRAM 204.3
  • DRAM 303.3
  • DRAM 304.3
  • MUS 111.3
  • MUS 150.3
  • MUS 151.3
  • MUS 175.3
  • MUS 250.3
  • MUS 303.3
  • MUS 311.3
  • MUS 364.3
  • MUS 365.3
  • MUS 367.3
  • MUS 368.3
  • MUS 457.3
  • MUS 463.3

Choose 9 credit units from the following Fine Arts courses:

  • ART — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • ARTH — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • DRAM — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • MUS — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level

Choose 6 credit units from the following junior level English courses:

  • ENG — 100-Level

Choose 6 credit units from the following senior level English courses:

  • ENG — 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • INDG 270.6

Teacher candidates may choose Indigenous Studies OR Social Sciences/Social Studies as a Teaching Area, but cannot choose both.

Choose 6 credit units from the following Indigenous Studies courses:

  • INDG — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level

Choose an additional 6 credit units from the following senior level Indigenous Studies courses:

  • INDG — 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • HIST 264.3
  • HIST 265.3
  • HIST 315.3
  • KIN 306.3
  • POLS 222.3
  • POLS 322.3
  • POLS 323.3
  • SOC 219.3
  • SOC 319.3
  • SOC 341.3
  • Students may choose up to 6 credit units of the following
    • CREE 101.6
    • CREE 110.3

  • Students may choose up to 3 credit units of the following:
    • ARTH 253.3
    • ARTH 255.3
    • ARTH 323.3
    • ARTH 345.3
    • ARTH 355.3
    • ARTH 455.3

Choose 6 credit units from the following junior level Mathematics or Statistics courses:

  • MATH — 100-Level
  • STAT — 100-Level

Choose 6 credit units from the following senior level Mathematics or Statistics courses:

  • MATH — 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • STAT — 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • ECON 306.3
  • ECON 450.3
  • GEOG 302.3
  • MATH 164.3
  • PLSC 214.3
  • PSY 233.3
  • PSY 234.3
  • SOC 225.3
  • SOC 325.3

Please Note: any 100-level language course taken after the first 6 credit units of language course(s) will be counted as a senior course.

Choose 12 credit units from the following Language courses:

  • CREE — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • FREN — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • GERM — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • RUSS — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • SPAN — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • UKR — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level

Choose 3 credit units from the following junior level Kinesiology courses:

  • KIN 146.3

Choose 9 credit units from the following Kinesiology courses:

  • KIN 150.3, KIN 240.3, KIN 281.3, and/or KIN 341.3 recommended.
  • KIN — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level

Please Note: PLSC 214.3 cannot be used to fulfill this requirement. Also, please note that any 100-level course taken after the first 6 credit units will be counted as a senior course.

Choose 12 credit units from the following Science courses:

  • ARCH — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • ASTR — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • BIOC — 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • BIOL — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • BMSC — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • CHEM — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • CMPT — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • EVSC — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • GEOL — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • HSC — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • MCIM — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • PHYS — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • PLSC — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • GEOE 375.3
  • GEOG 120.3
  • GEOG 125.3
  • GEOG 233.3
  • GEOG 235.3
  • GEOG 271.3
  • GEOG 280.3
  • GEOG 322.3
  • GEOG 323.3
  • GEOG 325.3
  • GEOG 328.3
  • GEOG 335.3
  • GEOG 351.3
  • GEOG 423.3
  • GEOG 490.3
  • INDG 241.3
  • NUTR 120.3
  • PHPY 301.3
  • PHPY 302.3
  • PHPY 303.3
  • PHPY 304.3
  • PHPY 305.3
  • PHPY 308.3
  • PHPY 401.3
  • PHPY 403.3
  • PHPY 405.3
  • PHSI 208.6
  • TOX 300.3

Teacher candidates may choose Social Sciences/Social Studies OR Indigenous Studies as a Teaching Area, but cannot choose both.

Please Note: any 100-level course taken after the first 6 credit units will be counted as a senior course.

ECON 450.3, PSY 233.3, PSY 234.3, SOC 225.3 and SOC 325.3 cannot be used to fulfill this requirement.

Please Note: at least 6 credit units of the total 18 credit units must include Canadian content.

  • HIST courses with Canadian content are:
    • HIST — 100-Level (only those sections containing Canadian content will be considered; consult an academic advisor)
    • HIST 195.3
    • HIST 253.3
    • HIST 255.3
    • HIST 256.3
    • HIST 257.3
    • HIST 258.3
    • HIST 259.3
    • HIST 260.3
    • HIST 263.6
    • HIST 265.3
    • HIST 266.3
    • HIST 310.3
    • HIST 350.3
    • HIST 353.3
    • HIST 363.3
    • HIST 364.3
    • HIST 365.3
    • HIST 410.3
    • HIST 466.3

  • ECON course with Canadian content is:
    • ECON 231.3

  • GEOG courses with Canadian content are: GEOG 202.3
    • GEOG 204.3
    • GEOG 381.3
    • GEOG 386.3
    • PLAN 342.3
    • PLAN 343.3
    • PLAN 442.3

  • KIN courses with Canadian content are:
    • KIN 306.3

  • POLS courses with Canadian content are: POLS 204.3
    • POLS 205.3
    • POLS 222.3
    • POLS 225.3
    • POLS 226.3
    • POLS 303.3
    • POLS 304.3
    • POLS 305.3
    • POLS 306.3
    • POLS 307.3
    • POLS 322.3
    • POLS 323.3
    • POLS 349.3
    • POLS 375.3
    • POLS 404.3
    • POLS 405.3
    • POLS 422.3
    • POLS 425.3

  • SOC courses with Canadian content are: SOC 203.3
    • SOC 204.3
    • SOC 219.3
    • SOC 227.6
    • SOC 244.3
    • SOC 246.3
    • SOC 319.3
    • SOC 341.3

Please Note: all INDG courses are acceptable, except INDG 221.3 and INDG 272.3

Choose 3 credit units from the following Indigenous Studies courses:

  • INDG — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • ARTH 323.3
  • ARTH 345.3
  • HIST 193.3*
  • *with the topic Turtle Island: A History of North America’s Ancient Civilizations
  • HIST 264.3
  • HIST 265.3
  • HIST 315.3
  • KIN 306.3
  • POLS 222.3
  • POLS 322.3
  • POLS 323.3
  • SOC 219.3
  • SOC 319.3
  • SOC 341.3

Choose 3 credit units from the following History courses:

  • HIST — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • INDG 212.3
  • INDG 262.3
  • INDG 280.6
  • INDG 281.3

Choose 6 credit units from the following Social Sciences/Social Studies courses:

  • ANTH — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • CMRS — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • CTST — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • ECON — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • HIST — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • INDG — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • IS — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • PHIL — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • POLS — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • PSY — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • RLST — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • SOC — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • WGST — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • CLAS 110.3
  • CLAS 111.3
  • CLAS 220.3
  • CLAS 225.3
  • CLAS 240.3
  • CLAS 242.3
  • CLAS 247.3
  • GEOG 130.3
  • GEOG 202.3
  • GEOG 204.3
  • GEOG 208.3
  • GEOG 240.3
  • GEOG 340.3
  • GEOG 364.3
  • GEOG 381.3
  • GEOG 385.3
  • GEOG 386.3
  • GEOG 491.3
  • PLAN 341.3
  • PLAN 343.3
  • PLAN 346.3
  • PLAN 350.3
  • PLAN 392.3
  • PLAN 442.3
  • PLAN 446.3

Spring Term (after Year 2)

  • EDST 213.0

Year 3 (30 credit units)

Education Courses

  • EDST 321.3
  • EDST 322.3
  • EFDT 301.3
  • EFDT 313.3
  • EPSE 348.3

Early Years

Middle Years

Early/Middle Years

ECUR 307.3

ECUR 309.3

ECUR 307.3 and ECUR 308.3
or
ECUR 309.3 and ECUR 310.3

ECUR 308.3

ECUR 310.3

ECUR 314.3

ECUR 312.3

ECUR 312.3 or ECUR 314.3

ECUR 323.3

ECUR 322.3

ECUR 322.3 or ECUR 323.3

ECUR 383.3

ECUR 382.3

ECUR 382.3 or ECUR 383.3

Year 4 (30 credit units)

Extended Practicum

  • EXPR 422.15 
    OR
  • EXPR 423.3 AND EXPR 425.12
    OR
  • EXPR 424.3 AND EXPR 425.12

Education Courses

  • EADM 303.3
  • EPSE 390.3

Choose 3 credit units from the following:

  • EADM 411.3
  • ECUR 411.3
  • EFDT 411.3
  • EPSE 411.3

Choose 3 credit units from the following:

Early Years

Middle Years

Early/Middle Years

EART 304.3

EART 303.3

EART 303.3 or EART 304.3

ECUR 353.3

ECUR 352.3

ECUR 352.3 or ECUR 353.3

ECUR 451.3

ECUR 450.3

ECUR 450.3 or ECUR 451.3

Education Electives

Choose 3 credit units of Education electives from the following:

  • EADM — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • ECUR — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • EFDT — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • EPSE — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • ETAD — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level