Northern Teacher Education Program (NORTEP)

Based in La Ronge, this Four-year Concurrent off-campus program is offered jointly by the University of Saskatchewan and the University of Regina.

The objective of the program is to provide an opportunity for northern residents, preferably with fluency in an Aboriginal language, to become certified teachers.

For details on program requirements and admission procedures contact: The Director, NORTEP, Box 5000, La Ronge SK  S0J 1L0, Tel: 306-425-4411, Fax: 306-425-3580.

Northern Teacher Education Program (NORTEP) (126 credit units)

Courses taken through either the University of Regina or the University of Saskatchewan:

Choose 3 credit units from the following:

  • open elective - 100 - 400 level (open electives must be compiled using 3 or 6 credit unit courses)
Courses taken through the University of Saskatchewan (total of 72 credit units):
  • ENG 110.6 or choose 2 of ENG 111.3, ENG 112.3, ENG 113.3, or ENG 114.3

Choose 3 credit units from the following:

  • HLTH 100.3 or open elective - 100 - 400 level

Choose 6 credit units from the following:

  • Teaching Area 1 or open elective - 200 - 400 level

Choose 3 credit units from the following:

  • Teaching Area 1 or Teaching Area 2

Choose 6 credit units from the following:

  • NS 270.6 or Teaching Area 2

Choose 3 credit units from the following:

  • or KIN 150.3

Choose 3 credit units from the following:

  • Teaching Area 1 or Teaching Area 2 or open elective - 200 - 400 level

Choose 3 credit units from the following:

  • or Teaching Area 1 or Teaching Area 2 - 200 - 400 level

Choose 3 credit units from the following:

  • CMPT 100.3
  • or open elective 100-400 level

Choose 3 Science 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

Required Courses (33 credit units)

  • EADM 425.3
  • EART 303.3
  • ECUR 278.3
  • ECUR 312.3
  • ECUR 322.3
  • ECUR 370.3
  • ECUR 382.3
  • EFDT 335.3
  • EFDT 435.3
  • EPSE 258.3
  • EPSE 390.3

The remaining 51 credit units will be completed with University of Regina courses.