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Certificate of Extended Studies in Inclusive Education

Enhance your knowledge and expertise in fostering an inclusive classroom. The Certificate of Extended Studies in Inclusive Education takes a needs-based approach to inclusive education that recognizes the importance of individualized, flexible and responsive supports for students. By equipping yourself with key tools and techniques, you can effectively support your students while maintaining balance and effectiveness in your classroom.

By the end of the program you’ll be able to:
  • Assess individual students and their behaviour
  • Provide positive behaviour support
  • Approach diverse students in a sensitive manner
  • Provide quality education for all your students

This 10-course certificate program, with emphasis on face-to-face delivery, provides teachers with the opportunity to learn from instructors who have extensive experience in the field.

  • Courses to complete: 10
  • Credit hours: 30
  • Prerequisites: Students must hold a B.ED. degree or be concurrently enrolled in the B.ED. degree, and EPSY 322 or EPSY 400 or EPSY 418
  • Program duration: Part-time study
  • Delivery mode: Face-to-face courses
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Students who have not taken EPSY 322 or ESPY 400 or ESPY 418 to fulfill the requirements of the B.Ed degree can use this course towards the electives for this certificate.

Please note that EPSY 322 is equivalent to EPSY 400 and EPSY 418. Students will only receive credit for one of the following EPSY 322, EPSY 400, or EPSY 418. ECMP 355 is equivalent to EDTC 300, students will only receive credit for one of the courses.*

Required Courses

EPSY 323 Designing Learning Environments for the Inclusive Classroom
EPSY 324 Individual Assessment and Differentiated Instruction in the Inclusive Classroom
EPSY 326
EPSY 329

Change, Collaboration and Consultation to Support Inclusive Education

Enhancing Inclusive Classroom Management

EPSY 328 Communication Disorders in the Inclusive Classroom
EPSY 330 Autism Spectrum Disorders in the Inclusive Classroom
EPSY 333 Functional Behaviour Assessment and Positive Behaviour Support
EMTH 335 Mathematics in the Inclusive Classroom: Assessment and Intervention
ERDG 425
EPSY 401

Culturally Responsive Literacy Education

Teaching Students with Specific Learning Disabilities

Electives Two of the following: ECCU 200, ECCU 300, ECCU 400, ECE 300-400 level, EDTC 300, EDTC 400, ERDG 425, EFDN 306, EFDN 308, EHE 258, EHE 385, EISE 332, ELNG 326, EMTH 200, EMTH 425, EPSY 217, EPSY 300-400 level, KIN 120, KIN 240, KIN 241, KIN 341, LING 100, LING 210, PSYC 220, PSYC 230, PSYC 311, SW 479, or Indigenous Language courses.

For course offerings, please go to the online course schedule.

Please note that some sections may be restricted to students in a particular faculty.