Course Description

This course focuses on the skills and theory underpinning the study of Green Industries.  This course addresses student development, program planning and delivery issues, the school environment.

Course Outline

 Topics include:
  •  exploring design and problem-solving processes, methods and approaches as they relate to Green Industries Grades 11 and 12
  • inspecting and reporting on the learning environment, facilities, equipment, resources and state of maintenance and repair for delivering Green Industries Grades 11 and 12 courses
  • demonstrating knowledge and ways of planning and implementation of the Ministry of Education curriculum policy related to Green Industries Grades 11 and 12
  • applying the theoretical foundations of Green Industries Grades 11 and 12 by incorporating the broad-based pedagogical approach that embeds problem-solving and the fundamental technological concepts
  • understanding species classification and identification and relationships between species and geographical areas
  • understanding the effects of both biotic and abiotic factors on growth
  • creating a fair and equitable assessment and evaluation methods to promote student learning
  • planning, organizing and implementing effective health, safety, sanitation and environmental standards in the Green Industries Grades 11 and 12 facility



Teachers who were accepted to the 9/10 course based on having the Green Industries 9/10, 11/12 in one subject area listed on their Ontario College of Teachers' Certificate of Qualification and are now applying for the 11/12 course must meet the following pre-requisites:
  • 5 years of related full-time wage-earning work experience OR (See below for the combination of post-secondary education and related work experience that would be considered equivalent. Work-related experience must be wage-earning, full time, in the related field, documented on company letterhead outlining the duties performed), OR;
  • 2 years of wage-earning work experience, at least 4 months of which were continuous,  AND
  • post-secondary education consisting of a program leading to an acceptable post-secondary degree in the related field  OR an apprenticeship program in a related field  acceptable to the University of Windsor

Teachers who DO NOT have the Green Industries  9/10 and 11/12 in one subject area listed on the Ontario College of Teachers Certificate of Qualification and therefore were required to meet the 9/10 prerequisites for the same course are eligible to take the 11/12 level course with no further prerequisites after successfully completing the 9/10 level in the same area. 


Important Notice: While we endeavour to be as accurate as possible while reviewing your qualifications for courses in our program, the Faculty of Education bears no responsibility for ensuring you have met the qualifications as per the guidelines of the Ontario College of Teachers. It is your responsibility to learn which prerequisites you will need. https://www.oct.ca/members/additional-qualifications/prerequisites

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