The Culturally Inclusive Educator certificate (CIEC) program is designed for people teaching, training, facilitating or advising in the public and private sector. The certificate is comprised of five courses to help strengthen and enhance participants’ intercultural knowledge, communication, curriculum development and differentiated teaching skills when teaching and supporting international higher education students. Upon completion of the certificate, participants will have developed a framework of actions they can integrate into their own practice.
Each course is offered over three classes (for a total of 15 weeks) in the fall, winter, and spring/summer semesters. Upon successful completion of the five courses, participants receive a Certificate of Completion.
The five courses must be taken in the following order:
IIE.001 - Intercultural Context
IIE.004 - Understanding Students in Transition
IIE.002 - Intercultural Communication
IIE.005 - Supporting Language Acquisition
IIE.003 - Intercultural Curriculum
|Course Name||Course Code||Offered|
|Intercultural Communication||IIE 002||Fall Winter Summer online|
|Intercultural Context||IIE 001||Fall Winter Summer online|
|Intercultural Curriculum||IIE 003||Fall Winter Summer online|
|Supporting Language Acquisition||IIE 005||Fall Winter Summer online|
|Understanding Students in Transition||IIE 004||Fall Winter Summer online|