University of Waterloo
|School:||University of Waterloo
|Faculty:||Faculty of Mathematics
|Degree:||Bachelor; Co-op; Honours
|Field of Study:||Mathematics Teacher Education
|Description:||The Mathematics Teaching Option is an integrated program offered jointly by the Faculty of Mathematics at Waterloo and the Faculty of Education at Queen's University in Kingston. Admission to this program takes place in second year from most Faculty of Mathematics co-op program, and is based on your grades and the supplementary information you provide.
Prior to entering the Teaching Option, you complete two work terms in industry. Once enrolled into the program, you complete two work terms teaching in secondary school classrooms, plus an eight-month education unit that includes your Bachelor of Education (BEd) component at Queen's and a practicum (teaching assignment). At the conclusion of both portions of your education, you are awarded a BMath from Waterloo and a BEd from Queen's, and you qualify to teach in Ontario schools, in the intermediate and senior divisions.
|URL:||Mathematics/Teaching at University of Waterloo
|Cost per year:*||
|Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*||87
These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
- Grade12 English
- Grade12 Advanced Functions
- Grade12 Calculus and Vectors
One other Grade 12 U course is required. Grade 11 Computer and Information Science is recommended.
- Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 90] or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery [min. 80] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 6.5] or Canadian Academic English Language Assessment [min. 75]
* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.
* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.