Aurora College Teacher Education Program (formerly NWTEP)

This program is a partnership between the College of Education and Aurora College. Students enrol in a three-year program leading to a teaching certificate or a four-year B.Ed. program at Fort Smith, Thebaca Campus or the University of Saskatchewan.

Inquiries should be directed to: The Chair, Aurora College Teacher Education, Box 600, Fort Smith, NT X0E 0P0, Tel: 867-872-7017, Fax: 867-872-5143.

Aurora College Teacher Education Program (126 credit units)
University of Saskatchewan requirements (66 credit units)

The following University of Saskatchewan requirements must be completed:

Choose 18 credit units from the following:

       Teaching Area I courses:
  • NS 261.3
  • NS 262.3
  • NS 370.6

Choose 12 credit units from the following:

       Teaching Area II courses:
  • ENG 113.3
  • ENG 114.3
  • NS 270.6 or 6 credit units of 200-400 level ENG

Academic Elective (15 credit units)

  • 15 credit units of open electives (must be compiled by 3 or 6 credit unit courses)
Science Elective

Choose 3 credit units from the following:

  • Note: Not PLSC 214
  • 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
  • EVSC 210.3
  • EVSC 220.3
  • EVSC 380.3
  • EVSC 420.3
  • EVSC 430.3
  • SLSC 273.3
Health Elective
  • HLTH 100.3
Fine Arts Elective

Choose 3 credit units from the following:

Kinesiology

Choose 3 credit units from the following:

  • KIN 121.3
  • KIN 298.3
Academic Mathematics
  • ECUR 311.3
Choose 6 credit units of the following Education electives:
  • EADM 425.3
  • EART 303.3
  • ECUR 200.3
  • ECUR 273.3
  • ECUR 316.3 or ECUR 312.3
  • ECUR 322.3
  • ECUR 352.3
  • ECUR 370.3
  • ECUR 382.3
  • EFDT 101.3
  • EFDT 298.3
  • EFDT 335.3
  • EPSE 258.3
  • EPSE 337.3
  • EPSE 390.3
  • EPSE 448.3
  • EXPR 402.6
University of Regina Program Requirements (60 credit units)
The remaining 60 credit units are to be completed with University of Regina courses. For further information, please contact 1-867-872-7017.