New Grad - Intermediate Basic (First Nations, Metis and Inuit Studies)

Course Code: NG20INNSY

Availability: Enrolment is closed

The New B.Ed. Grad AQ Program offers a set of AQs that have been designed to explore and answer questions that may be unique to new teachers. These courses are specifically tailored for newly graduated teachers with limited classroom experience.

The Additional Basic Qualification course: Intermediate Division, First Nations, Métis and Inuit Studies will help you to further enrich student learning outcomes by delivering varying perspectives on issues, practices and events from the past, present and emergent future with respect to First Nations, Metis and Inuit culture. The voices and wisdom of Knowledge Keepers, community members and educators are reflected in this course. First Nations, Métis and Inuit knowledge, ways of knowing, culture, language and traditions are honoured and celebrated throughout the Additional Qualification course: Intermediate Division, First Nations, Métis and Inuit Studies. The Additional Basic Qualification course is intended to explore and enhance professional practice, program planning and leadership within the Intermediate Division. This ABQ will also extend professional knowledge, skills and pedagogies within this specific area of study and explore the theoretical foundations associated with supporting the adolescent learner.


  • An undergraduate degree acceptable to the Ontario College of Teachers
  • Be a member in good standing with the OCT by the end date of the course

Documents Required

  • NONE
Session Dates
Start Date: May 11, 2020
End Date: Jun 30, 2020
Online: May 11, 2020 - June 30, 2020.

This 125 hour course consists of 100 hours of interactive coursework and 25 hours of independent learning. Regular and relevant candidate participation is a requirement. Expect to be online at least every second day to complete assignments and collaborate in discussion forums. All deadlines will be communicated by the Instructor.


Elmhurst, Erin R