This program is a partnership between the College of Education, the Indian Teacher Education Program, and Aurora College, School of Education.

Students enrol in a four-year Bachelor of Education program delivered entirely in the Northwest Territories at Thebacha Campus in Fort Smith, NT.

Please note: Students currently enrolled in the Aurora College Teacher Education Program will have the opportunity to complete program requirements; however, no new students will be accepted for 2020-2021 on.

Program inquiries should be directed to:

Valentina de Krom, Program Head, School of Education, Aurora College
Thebacha Campus
Box 600, 50 Conibear Crescent
Fort Smith, NT X0E 0P0
Email: vdekrom@auroracollege.nt.ca
Tel: (867) 872-7578
Fax: (867) 872-3175
Toll Free: 1-866-266-4966

University of Saskatchewan Requirements (120 credit units)

The following University of Saskatchewan requirements must be completed:

  • External Component (60 credit units)
  • Education Component (60 credit units)

For additional information, visit the Indian Teacher Education Program (ITEP) page in this Course and Program Catalogue. Information about the courses that count towards the Early/Middle Years Teaching Areas 1 and 2 is available under the Early/Middle Years Teaching Areas in the Bachelor of Education (B.Ed.) program listing.

Note: Indigenous Studies is typically the Teaching Area 1 offered by Aurora College.

 Note: English Language Arts is typically the Teaching Area 2 offered by Aurora College.

  • 18 credit units of 100- to 400-level open electives (must be compiled by 3 or 6 credit unit courses)

Note: not PLSC 214

  • ACB — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • ASTR — 100-Level, 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • BIOC — 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
  • HSC — 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 — 200-Level, 300-Level, 400-Level
  • EVSC 210.3
  • EVSC 220.3
  • EVSC 380.3
  • EVSC 420.3
  • EVSC 430.3
  • 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
  • GEOL 206.3
  • GEOL 226.3
  • GEOL 247.3
  • GEOL 330.3
  • GEOL 384.3
  • GEOL 413.3
  • GEOL 429.3
  • GEOL 450.3
  • GEOL 451.3
  • SLSC 273.3
  • KIN 121.3
  • KIN 122.3
  • KIN 146.3

Choose 3 credit units of the following Education Electives:

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

Required Education credit units:

  • EART 303.3 or ECUR 352.3 or ECUR 450.3
  • EADM 303.3
  • EFDT 301.3
  • EPSE 302.3
  • EPSE 390.3
  • EFDT 313.3
  • EDST 321.3
  • EDST 322.3
  • ECUR 309.3
  • ECUR 310.3
  • ECUR 316.3
  • ECUR 322.3
  • ECUR 382.3
  • EADM 411.3, ECUR 411.3, EFDT 411.3, or EPSE 411.3
  • EXPR 422.15