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Educational Studies, Faculty of Education

EDST: Educational Studies

EDST 314 (3) Social Issues in Education
Pass/Fail. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 400 (2-5) d Social and Ethical Considerations in Education
[5-0-0]
EDST 401 (3) Education, School, and Social Institutions
Pass/Fail. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 403 (1) Education, Knowledge, and Curriculum
Pass/Fail. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 404 (1) Ethics and Teaching
Pass/Fail. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 425 (3) Educational Anthropology
Selected concepts from educational anthropology for teachers. Comparative study of school and classroom culture, school teaching, and multicultural education. Pass/Fail. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 426 (3) History of Education
An examination of selected topics in the history of Canadian and British Columbian education and of the relationships between historical development and current educational policy. Pass/Fail. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 427 (3) Philosophy of Education
An introductory course in which consideration is given to the philosophical foundations of education and to the practical bearing of theory upon curriculum content and classroom practice in our schools. Pass/Fail. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 428 (3) The Social Foundations of Education
An application of the social sciences to the study of education. Pass/Fail. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 429 (3) Educational Sociology
Selected theories of society and schooling applied to Canadian education. Pass/Fail. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 451 (3) Issues and Frameworks in Environmental Education
Competing conceptions of environmental education; the social construction of nature and of science; addressing class, race, culture, and gender in developing sound teaching strategies. Pass/Fail. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 452 (3) Gender and Education
Pass/Fail. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 453 (3) Moral Education in Elementary and Secondary Schooling
Approaches to moral education; developing educationally and morally justifiable teaching strategies. Pass/Fail. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 454 (3) Critical Thinking: Frameworks, Methods, and Challenges
Competing conceptions of critical thinking, including feminist and post-colonial; teaching and evaluation strategies. Pass/Fail. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 455 (3) History of Childhood and Youth
Pass/Fail. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 493 (3) Introduction to the Study of Higher Education
An overview of the field of study of higher education in Canada and other countries emphasizing current issues such as accessibility, enrolment, diversity of offerings, and internationalization. [3-0-0]
EDST 501 (3) Research Traditions in Educational Administration
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 502 (3/6) c Growing Up in History: Critical Approaches to Children and Youth
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 503 (3) Foundations of Adult Learning and Education
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 504 (3/6) c History of Educational Policy
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 505 (3) First Nations and Educational Change
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 506 (3) Educating the Body: Physicality and Identity in Historical Perspective
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 507 (3/12) d Topics in the History of Education
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 508 (3/12) c Review of Research in Educational Studies
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 509 (3) Constructing Citizens: Canada and the Educational Past
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 510 (3) Adult Education Research Traditions
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading. Equivalency: ADED 510.
EDST 511 (3) Organization and Administration of Higher Education
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 512 (3) Transitions and Access Across the Life Course
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading. Equivalency: HIED 512.
EDST 513 (3) Current issues in Higher Education
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 514 (3) Adult Education Program Planning Theory
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 515 (3) Survey Research Methods
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 516 (3) Adult Education and Community
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 517 (3) Improvement of Instruction Through Supervision
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 518 (3) Theory and Research on Adult Learning
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 519 (3) Theory and Research on Adult Instruction
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 520 (3) Perspectives on Adult Education Practice
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 521 (3) Foundations of Higher Education
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 522 (3) Adult Education Program Planning and Evaluation
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 523 (3/6) d Comparative Education
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading. Prerequisite: One of EDST 426, EDST 427, EDST 429.
EDST 524 (6) Advanced Seminar in Comparative Education
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 525 (3) Program Evaluation in Adult and Community Education
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 526 (3) Advanced Study of Educational Organizations
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 527 (3) Higher Education Policy: International and Comparative Perspectives
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 528 (3) Social Movements, Political Learning and Popular Education
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 530 (3) Continuing Professional Education and Learning
Study of the history, politics, and pedagogical dimensions of continuing professional education. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 531 (3) The Politics of Educational Governance
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading. [3-0-0]
EDST 532 (3) Leadership in Educational Organizations
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 533 (3) Planning in Educational Organizations
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading. [3-0]
EDST 535 (3) Comparative and International Adult Education
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 536 (3) Higher Education Systems in Canada
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 540 (3/6) d Locating Oneself in Global Learning
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 541 (3) Adult Learning: Contexts and Perspectives
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 542 (3) Fostering Learning in Practice
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 543 (3) Understanding Research
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 544 (3) Global/Local Learning
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 545 (3) Indigenous Inquiry and Research
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 546 (3) Indigenous Methodology and Epistemology
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 548 (3) Critical Perspectives on Teacher Unions in Educational Leadership
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 550 (3) The Role of the School Principal
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 551 (3) Personnel Administration in Education
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 552 (3) School Law
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 553 (3-6) d Group Inquiry into Educational Practices
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 554 (3) Administration and Educational Policy
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 555 (3) Educational Finance
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 556 (3) Leadership and Administration of Educational Programs
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 557 (3) Professional Ethics and School Leadership
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 560 (3) Institutional Analysis and Planning in Higher Education
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 561 (3/12) c Practicum
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 565 (3/6) d Special Course in Subject Matter Field
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 570 (3) Topics in Sociology of Education
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 571 (6) Educational Research: Relating Questions, Theory, and Methodology
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 572 (3) Research, Writing, and Representation
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 573 (3) Sociology of the Curriculum
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 575 (3) Work and Learning
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 576 (3) Feminist Theory, Pedagogy and Curriculum
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 577 (3) Social Contexts of Educational Policy, Politics and Practice
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 578 (3) Multiculturalism and its Critical Alternatives: Diversity in Education and Society
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 579 (3) School-Community Relations
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 580 (3-12) c Directed Study
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 581 (3) Leadership, Administration, and the Aims of Education
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 582 (3) The Study of Educational Organizations
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 583 (3/6) d Advanced Seminar in Educational Studies
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 585 (3) Capstone: Society, Culture, and Politics in Education
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 588 (3) Environmental Philosophy and Education
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 590 (3) Graduating Paper
Pass/Fail. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 591 (3) d Indigenous Epistemology and Curriculum
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 592 (3/6) c Topics in Philosophy of Education
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 593 (3/6) d Ethics and Education
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 594 (3) Philosophy of Educational Research
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 595 (3) Philosophical Research in Education
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 596 (3/6) c Philosophy and Educational Policy
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 597 (3) Educational Theories: Equality, Democracy, and Justice
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 598 (3-12) d Field Experiences
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 599 (6/12) c Master's Thesis
This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 601 (3/6) d Doctoral Seminar
Required of students in the first year of a doctoral program. Pass/Fail. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 602 (3/6) c Doctoral Seminar
For students in the second year of a doctoral program. Pass/Fail. This course is not eligible for Credit/D/Fail grading.
EDST 690 (0) Ed.D. Thesis
Pass/Fail.
EDST 699 (0) Doctoral Dissertation
Pass/Fail.

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