Foundations of Education


Introduces the topics for this week.

Course Components

Course Website: Yes
Scheduled Plenary: No
Scheduled Seminar: Yes - refer to your timetable for time and location *
Online Forums: No

* Seminars for the students in Section 2 of the course are held online on MS Teams. Your TA will send an invite to your Brock email.


Week 2 briefly introduces the Government of Canada's website for new immigrants which provides general information about Canada's educational system. In preparation for their first seminar, students research the educational system in another country and write a short summary.

Foundational Focus: Comparative Education
📌 As this is an applied week, most of your work will focus on completing the major task for the week. The major task is introduced following a short content presentation.