- Grade 12 or OSSD Equivalent
- Mature Student
- Textbook:Sociology of Education in Canada © 2013 Pearson Education
Course Fees: $485.00
Other Compulsory Fees: Inclusive
Course Hours: 45 Hours
Course Intake: Every Monday
Department: PT – Continuing Education
In this course, students will learn how education in Canada is affected by pre-existing and persistent inequalities among members of society. Students will also learn the historical and cultural factors that have shaped the current education system, examine the larger social trends that have contributed to present problems, discuss the various interest groups involved, and analyze the larger social discourses that influence any discussion of these issues.
North Bay Campus or Online – www.nativetc.com
Part 1: Introduction to Education and Quality of Life
Part 2: Theories in the Sociology of Education
Part 3: Historical Overview of Education in Canada
Part 4: Structure of Education in Canada
Part 5: The Role of Curriculum
Part 6: Socialization in the Schooling Process
Part 7: Structural and Social Inequalities in Schooling
Part 8: School to Work Transition
Part 9: Challenges to Education Practices
Skill Competencies: Embrace the cultural factors shaping education to foster empathetic, positive and pro-social behaviour in school climates.
Knowledge Competencies: List the cultural factors shaping education to foster empathetic, positive and pro-social behaviour in school climates.