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Honours BSc, BEd (Geology Major) I/S

Five Year program

Prior to Entry into Professional Year
In concurrent education programs at the Intermediate/Senior level, students must meet and complete requirements of the partnering honours bachelor degree program prior to entry into the Professional Year including:

1. 1 FCE in English, French or an Indigenous language
2. Education 4417 and 4418 (.25 FCE x 2 = .5 FCE)
3. Education 4412, 4413, 4416 (.25 x 3 = .75 FCE)
4. Three Education electives (.25 x 3 = .75 FCE) (see Electives in the Department of Undergraduate Studies in Education Courses list) (Education 2011 (0.5 FCE) is recommended)
5. A minimum cumulative and teachable average of 65% and a minimum major average of 70%.
6. At least 5 FCEs in a first teachable subject and 3 FCEs in a second teachable subject, with at least one half-course (i.e., a minimum of 0.5 FCE) at the third or fourth-year level in each teachable subject (5 FCEs if the teachable is French or Native Languages, and a Computer Science, Music or Visual Arts degree if the teachable is Computer Studies, Music or Visual Arts). For recognized I/S teachable subjects and exceptions to the above regulation see Department of Undergraduate Studies in Education, Levels and Teachables section.
7. Students in the Honours BA, BEd (Indigenous Learning Major) are required to take one FCE in Native Language, Visual Arts 2060/Indigenous Learning 2060 and English 2702/Indigenous Learning 2702. Students are encouraged to take one FCE in English at the first-year level, including at least one of English 1111 or 1112, in the First Year. Students are encouraged to choose either Education 3235 or 3270 as their Education elective.

Note:
For students in concurrent honours bachelor degree programs, 2 (two) FCEs of required Education courses will be taken instead of electives in the HBSc program, prior to entering the Professional Year.

First Year:
(a) Geology 1111, 1131
(b) Chemistry 1110, 1130
(c) English 1011 and 1031
(d) Mathematics 1210 and 1230 or 1151 and 1152 or 1171 and 1172
(e) Physics 1101 or 1113 and 1133

Notes:
1. Chemistry

Students planning to major in Geology who lack OAC Chemistry or equivalent, must register for Chemistry 1050/1070 as a science elective. After successful completion of Chemistry 1050/1070 one of the following will apply:
(a) In Year 2 the student registers for Chemistry 1110/1130 as one of the one and one half course electives.
(b) If the final mark in Chemistry 1050/1070 is at least 80%, the Department may waive the Chemistry 1110/1130 requirement. In this case the student must select a full course in Science from the electives in Year 2 of the program.
2. Mathematics
Students who lack high school MHF4U (Advanced Functions) or its equivalent must register for Mathematics 1051 and 1077. Mathematics 1210 and 1230 or 1151 and 1152 or 1171 and 1172 is taken in Year 2.
3. Physics
Students planning to major in Geology who lack Grade 12 U or M Physics may still register for Physics 1101 or 1113 and 1133.

Second Year:
(a) Geology 2112, 2214, 2215, 2217, 2219, 2310, 2318
(b) One and a half FCE electives

Third Year:
(a) Geology 3110, 3130, 3216, 3217, 3310, 3311, 3410
(b) Mathematics 2310 and 2311
(c) A half-course elective

Fourth Year:
(a) Geology 4137, 4161, 4181, 4215, 4313, 4411
(b) One FCE from: Biology, Chemistry, Computer Science, Mathematics or Physics

Fifth Year (Professional Year):
Concurrent honours Professional Year (Intermediate/Senior) requirements are:


(a) Core:
Education 4000 - Honours Concurrent Special Topic  

1.50

Education 4490 - Essentials of Planning, Evaluation, and Classroom Management  

.50

Education 4499 - Student Teaching in the Professional Year  

.50

Education 4213 - Literacy & Learning in the IS Curriculum (if teachable
is English, choose one Education elective)
 

.25

Education 4271 - Guiding Student Choices  

.25

Education 4273 - Preparing Intermediate/Senior Teacher Candidates for Junior/Intermediate (Grades 7 and 8) Classrooms   .25

(b) Curriculum and Instruction in two teachable subjects (2.0 FCE) selected from:
Education 4241 - History    
Education 4242 - Social Sciences - General    
Education 4244 - Mathematics    
Education 4245 - Health ad Physical Education    
Education 4260 - Biology    
Education 4261 - Chemistry    
Education 4262 - General Science    
Education 4263 - Geography    
Education 4265 - Physics    
Education 4280 - English    
Education 4281 - French as a Second Language    
Education 4283 - Native Studies    
Education 4284 - Outdoor Ecological and Experiential Education: Intermediate-Senior Environmental Science     
Education 4285 - Native Languages    
Education 4288 - Tutorial in Education (Business, Computer Studies, Music-I, Music-V, Visual Arts)    
1.0 FCE x 2  

2.00


(c) Education elective (see Electives in the Department of Undergraduate Studies in Education Courses list)
 

.25

Total FCEs  

5.50

These course components meet Ontario College of Teachers requirements for teacher certification in Ontario.