History - Senior

In the Senior Division History Additional Qualification Course at OISE, candidates will examine the teaching of history at the senior level in the 21st Century.

Particular attention will be given to understanding the challenges facing educators in an educational environment that is constantly changing. This AQ will examine traditional pedagogies while exploring the role technology plays in the 21st Century classroom. As a group we will re-imagine the classroom to create an environment that encourages critical thinking and inquiry while simultaneously reinforcing our students' role in an ever changing society and preparing them for the next step in their educational careers.


  1. Certificate of Qualification:
    Must be a registered member of the Ontario College of Teachers.

  2. 2 Full University Degree Credits in the Subject:
    Official transcript(s) showing proof of successful completion of a minimum of 2.0 university degree credits or the equivalent in the teaching subject.


1.0 university degree credits is the equivalent to 1 full year course, or, 2 half-year courses.


Successful completion is a final grade of C-

Upon successful completion of the course, a recommendation will be sent to the Ontario College of Teachers.










Full Course Details

Section Title:

History - Senior

Enrolment Session:

2023 Summer



Total Hours:



06 Jul 2023 to 27 Jul 2023

Delivery Option:


Course Fee(s):



Section Note(s):

Deadline to register: June 26, 2023 at 11:59 p.m. EST - late registration beyond this deadline may be available if space permits.

This session will run for 3 weeks intensively. Your learning will take the form of in-depth online discussions as well as group and individual assignments.

Learners will be expected to engage in approximately 42 hours of learning per week for a total of 125 hours:

  • 100 hours online learning (asynchronous, but facilitator-led and paced into modules)
  • 25 hours assignments and independent study


  • Once registered, please visit the Learner Portal to submit your course application and any related documents by the registration deadline (we recommend doing so from a computer for the best user experience)
  • Requests for withdrawal received by the registration deadline will receive a refund. Requests made after this date will require further review. You can find our withdrawal, refund and transfer policy under Resources » OISE CPL Registration Policies

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