Technological Education courses are offered as Additional Basic Qualifications for those with the required background to bridge the gap between practical field work experience and effective classroom delivery.
Extend your teaching knowledge and skills in the design, program delivery and assessment of subject-specific grade 9/10 and 11/12 technology programs that address the development of adolescents, the school environment and other issues related to teaching and learning in secondary school technological education programs.
Candidates include teachers with some combination of education and prior experience in a related technology field.
What You’ll Learn
Emphasis will be on curriculum design focused on developing activity-based projects that engage a variety of design and problem-solving processes.
Instructional strategies, including cooperative learning, problem-solving, classroom management for a safe classroom and evaluation of performance-based learning provide a focus for the development of learning modules and other instructional methods appropriate for board-based and integrated technology programs.
Blended or in-person
Under 30 learners
$795 (9/10 and 11/12 ABQs)
Plus applicable materials fees of $75-100 (see course notes)
The Technological Studies Honour Specialist course consists of three components as they relate to educational change and a broadened role for educational leaders within Technological Education. Supervision and Leadership examines organizational structures and styles of leadership; Curriculum Development examines innovations in curriculum delivery; and Assessment and Evaluation examines rubrics and portfolios as methods of assessing the process of learning.View Course