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Draft Additional Qualification Guidelines

If you are an AQ provider, please use the provider SharePoint site for the latest guidelines.

The College, in consultation with members of the teaching profession and the public, is revising guidelines for Additional Qualification courses that Ontario teachers can take after their initial certification to enhance their qualifications.

Draft guidelines are still open for comment. If you would like to provide feedback for any draft guideline, open the feedback form posted with the guideline, type in your comments, print it and send it to the College via Canada Post or email it to the person listed on the feedback form.



Schedule A


Qualification Draft Guideline Feedback Form Provincial Validation Deadline
First Nations, Métis and Inuit Studies, Intermediate Guideline   Completed
First Nations, Métis and Inuit Studies, Senior Guideline   Completed
Media Arts, Intermediate Guideline Feedback November 23, 2019
Media Arts, Senior Guideline Feedback November 23 2019
Social Science - General, Senior  Guideline   Completed

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Schedule C

Qualification Draft Guideline Feedback Form Provincial Validation Deadline
Action Research Guideline Feedback November 23, 2019
Georgraphy, Grades 7 & 8 Guideline Feedback November 23, 2019
History, Grades 7 & 8 Guideline Feedback November 23, 2019
Occasional Teaching Guideline Completed
Orientation to Teaching in Ontario Guideline Feedback November 23, 2019
Outdoor Experiential Education Guideline Completed
Science and Technology, Grades 7 and 8 Guideline Completed
Student Assessment and Evaluation Guideline Completed
Teaching Cree Guideline Feedback October 19, 2019 
Teaching Lenape Guideline Completed
Teaching Onondaga Guideline   Completed
Teaching Students with Behavioural Needs Guideline Feedback November 23, 2019
Teaching Students with Communication Needs (Autism Spectrum Disorder) Guideline Feedback November 23, 2019
Teaching Students with Communication Needs (Learning Disability) Guideline Feedback November 23, 2019
Teaching Students with Communication Needs (Speech and Language) Guideline Feedback November 23, 2019
Teaching Students with Intellectual Needs (Developmental Disability) Guideline Feedback November 23, 2019
Teaching Students with Intellectual Needs (Giftedness) Guideline Feedback November 23, 2019 
Teaching Students with Intellectual Needs (Mild Intellectual Disability) Guideline Feedback November 23, 2019 
Teaching Students with Multiple Needs Guideline Feedback November 23, 2019
Teaching Students with Physical Needs Guideline Feedback November 23, 2019
Teaching and Learning through E-Learning Guideline Completed
Teaching First Nations, Métis and Inuit Children Guideline   Completed
Use and Knowledge of Assistive Technology Guideline Completed

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Schedule D

Qualification Draft Guideline Feedback Form Provincial Validation Deadline
Business Studies – Entrepreneurship, Part I Guideline Completed
Business Studies – Entrepreneurship, Part II Guideline Completed
Business Studies – Entrepreneurship, Specialist Guideline Completed
Computer Studies, Part I Guideline   Completed
Computer Studies, Part II Guideline   Completed
Computer Studies, Specialist Guideline   Completed
First Nations, Métis and Inuit Studies, Part I Guideline   Completed
First Nations, Métis and Inuit Studies, Part II Guideline   Completed
First Nations, Métis and Inuit Studies, Specialist  Guideline Completed
Guidance and Career Education, Part I Guideline Completed
Guidance and Career Education, Part II Guideline Completed
Guidance and Career Education, Specialist Guideline Completed
Integration of Information and Computer Technology in Instruction, Part I Guideline   Completed
Integration of Information and Computer Technology in Instruction, Part II Guideline   Completed
Integration of Information and Computer Technology in Instruction, Specialist Guideline   Completed
Kindergarten, Part I Guideline Feedback October 19, 2019
Kindergarten, Part II Guideline Feedback October 19, 2019
Kindergarten, Specialist Guideline Feedback October 19, 2019
Science and Technology, Primary and Junior, Part I Guideline Feedback November 23, 2019
Science and Technology, Primary and Junior, Part II Guideline Feedback November 23, 2019
Science and Technology, Primary and Junior, Specialist Guideline Feedback November 23, 2019
Social Studies, Primary and Junior, Part I Guideline Feedback October 19, 2019
Social Studies, Primary and Junior, Part II Guideline Feedback October 19, 2019 
Social Studies, Primary and Junior, Specialist Guideline Feedback October 19, 2019
Special Education, Part I Guideline Completed
Special Education, Part II Guideline Completed
Special Education, Specialist Guideline Completed
Writing, Part I Guideline Completed
Writing, Part II Guideline Completed
Writing, Specialist Guideline Completed

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Schedule E

Qualification Draft Guideline Feedback Form Provincial Validation Deadline
Computer Studies Guideline Feedback November 23, 2019
First Nations, Métis and Inuit Studies Guideline   Completed
Geography Guideline Completed
History Guideline   Completed
Health and Physical Education Guideline Completed
Mathematics Guideline   Completed
Music Guideline Completed 
Physics Guideline Completed
Science Guideline   Completed

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Schedule F

Qualification Draft Guideline Feedback Form Provincial Validation Deadline
Teaching Hospitality and Tourism – Applied Nutrition Guideline Completed
Teaching Hospitality and Tourism – Baking Guideline Completed
Teaching Hospitality and Tourism – Cooking Guideline Completed
Teaching Hospitality and Tourism – Culinary Arts and Management Guideline Completed
Teaching Hospitality and Tourism – Event Planning Guideline
Completed
Teaching Hospitality and Tourism – Tourism and Travel Planning Guideline
Completed
Teaching Manufacturing Technology – Computer Aided Manufacturing Guideline
Completed
Teaching Manufacturing Technology – Industrial Maintenance Guideline
Completed
Teaching Manufacturing Technology – Machine Operator Guideline
Completed
Teaching Manufacturing Technology – Mechanical Engineering Guideline
Completed
Teaching Manufacturing Technology – Precision Machining Guideline
Completed
Teaching Manufacturing Technology – Robotics and Control Systems Guideline
Completed
Teaching Manufacturing Technology – Robotics and Control Technician Guideline
Completed
Teaching Manufacturing Technology – Sheet Metal Guideline
Completed
Teaching Manufacturing Technology – Welding Guideline
Completed
Teaching Technological Design – Apparel and Textile Design Guideline
Completed
Teaching Technological Design – Architectural Design Guideline
Completed
Teaching Technological Design – Interior Design Guideline
Completed
Teaching Technological Design – Mechanical and Industrial Design Guideline
Completed
Teaching Technological Design – Robotics and Control System Design Guideline
Completed
Teaching Transportation Technology - Auto Body Guideline   Completed
Teaching Transportation Technology - Auto Service Guideline   Completed
Teaching Transportation Technology - Heavy Duty and Agricultural Equipment Guideline   Completed
Teaching Transportation Technology - Light Aircraft Guideline   Completed
Teaching Transportation Technology - Small Engine and Recreational Equipment Guideline   Completed
Teaching Transportation Technology - Truck and Coach Guideline   Completed

 

Programs

Qualification Draft Guideline Feedback Form Provincial Validation Deadline
Teaching Students who are Deaf
or Hard of Hearing – ASL/LSQ
Communication or Aural and
Oral Communication
Guideline Feedback October 31, 2019

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