Bachelor of Education Calendar

2020/2021 Course Calendar

This course calendar complements the Academic Calendar, which is the official, comprehensive guide to all programs, courses, services, and academic policies at UBC.

Interns
Winter Session Term 1

August to December 2020

August 24 Internship Orientation
August 25 EDUC 444: Field Experience – Final Practicum/Internship begins Fifteen weeks
December 4 EDUC 444: Field Experience – Final Practicum/Internship ends Last day of practicum
December 4 Winter Session Term 1 ends

 

Teacher candidates
Winter Session Term 1

September to December 2020

September 8 EDUC 403: Becoming a Scholar-Practitioner begins First day of class
October 2 EDUC 403: Becoming a Scholar-Practitioner ends Last day of class
October 5 EDUC 431: Developing a Pedagogical Stance begins First day of class
October 12 Thanksgiving Day No classes
October 16 EDUC 440: Field Experience – Literacies and Numeracies in Action Fridays (Oct. 16, 26 (ProD Day), Nov. 6, 20 & 27)
November 11 – 13 Midterm Break No classes
December 4 EDUC 431: Developing a Pedagogical Stance ends Last day of class
December 7 EDUC 440: Field Experience – Literacies and Numeracies in Action begins Two weeks
December 18 EDUC 440: Field Experience – Literacies and Numeracies in Action ends Last day of practicum
December 18 Winter Session Term 1 ends
December 21 – January 1 Winter Break  No classes

 

Winter Session Term 2

January to April 2021

January 4 EDUC 436: Developing a Curricular Vision for a Democratic Society: Educational Purposes, Policies & Practices (part one) begins First day of class
February 2 EDUC 436: Developing a Curricular Vision for a Democratic Society: Educational Purposes, Policies & Practices (part one) ends Last day of class
February 3 EDUC 441: Field Experience – Formative Practicum begins Five weeks
February 15 Family Day No classes
March 12 EDUC 441: Field Experience – Formative Practicum ends Last day of practicum
March 15 – 19 Bachelor of Education Spring Break No classes
March 22 EDUC 437: Developing a Curricular Vision for a Democratic Society: Educational Purposes, Policies & Practices (part two) begins First day of class
April 2 – 5 Break No classes
April 23 EDUC 437: Developing a Curricular Vision for a Democratic Society: Educational Purposes, Policies & Practices (part two) ends Last day of class
April 23 Winter Session Term 2 ends

 

Summer Session Term 1

April to June 2021

April 26 – 27 Transition days No classes
April 28 EDUC 442: Community Field Experience begins Three weeks
May 19 EDUC 442: Community Field Experience ends Last day of Community Field Experience
May 20 – 24 Transition days No classes
May 25 EDUC 438: Educating for the Whole Person begins First day of class
June 25 EDUC 438: Educating for the Whole Person ends Last day of class
June 25 Summer Session Term 1 ends
June 28 – July 2 Break No classes

 

 

Summer Session Term 2

July to August 2021

July 5 Summer Institute in Education* begins First day of summer institute courses available
August 2 BC Day No classes
August 13 Summer Institute in Education ends
August 16 – 27 Bachelor of Education Summer Break No classes

*Summer Institute in Education: You must register for a total of six (6) credits of Summer Institute of Education coursework. Choose any combination of courses that support your professional learning goals. Courses change each year, courses will be posted in March on the Summer Institute page.

 

Winter Session Term 1

August to December 2021

August 30 EDUC 444: Field Experience – Final Practicum/Internship begins Fifteen weeks
December 3 EDUC 444: Field Experience – Final Practicum/Internship ends Last day of practicum
December 3 Winter Session Term 1 ends

 

Graduation & Convocation

Remember to apply to graduate! The application deadline is in February. Convocation will be held in June 2021.


Please note: dates are subject to change