University College of the North

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Education - Integrated with Interdisciplinary Studies

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Program Information

School:University College of the North
Faculty:Kenanow Faculty of Education
Field of Study:Aboriginal Education
Education, General
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, General
Description:Provides teacher education with an Aboriginal and northern-Manitoba perspective. Incorporates Aboriginal cultural knowledge with current research regarding effective instructional practices and responses to issues in the education of northern and Aboriginal children and youth. A collaborative approach among students, Elders, university faculty, local educators, and community members will be emphasized. Graduates are not only proficient enough as teachers to effectively meet the needs of children and youth in the North but capable of teaching effectively anywhere in Manitoba.

To graduate with an integrated Bachelor of Interdisciplinary / Bachelor of Education degree, students must meet the requirements for the Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Studies degree and the requirements of the Bachelor of Education After Degree program. A Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Studies degree will signify that a student has a solid foundation in the liberal arts and sciences, as well as a broad base of knowledge and skills in a variety of areas. (The Bachelor of Interdisciplinary Studies program is exclusive to students enrolled in the integrated Bachelor of Interdisciplinary / Bachelor of Education program.)
URL:Education - Integrated with Interdisciplinary Studies at University College of the North
Length:5 Year(s)
Careers:Post-secondary Teaching and Research AssistantsCollege and Other Vocational InstructorsSecondary School TeachersSee More...

Admission Requirements


These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  •   English 
  •   Precalculus  or   Applied Mathematics 

a. High school diploma with b. English 40S, and c. Pre-Calculus Mathematics 40S, Applied Mathematics 40S, or Essential Mathematics 40S; or equivalencies of above.

Application Notes : For more information on applications and admissions, please visit
Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
Letter of recommendation from at least one certified, experienced teacher. Interview by a selection committee.
Cost Notes : Cost sheets for specific programs are available for viewing at Please contact the school for more 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.

Modified on August 17, 2016