This certificate program is pending final approval by the UBC Board of Governors.
The Certificate in Teacher Librarianship provides a basic foundation in the knowledge and skills needed to work in school libraries.
1. Bachelor of Education or equivalent; and
2. A minimum of 2 years of teaching experience, preferably in British Columbia and/or anywhere in Canada, including Teacher on Call experience.
Students must complete a total of 15 credits, consisting of either:
Total Credits: 15
Upon completion of all required courses, students must apply to receive their certificate from the Professional Development and Community Engagement (PDCE) unit (pdce.educ.ubc.ca/diplomas-certificates/) in the Faculty of Education.
Following confirmation of students’ successful completion of all required courses, students will receive a certificate from PDCE.