A University of Windsor AQ course could be just what you need to:
- enhance your OCT Certificate of Qualification
- open up doors to more teaching opportunities
- increase opportunities for career progression within your school board, or
- improve your teaching practice by learning the latest pedagogical techniques in your subject 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
Our AQ courses
- meet the highest quality standards
- are accredited by the Ontario College of Teachers
- are designed and delivered by experienced instructors
- are offered in multiple formats to accommodate your busy lifestyle, including fully online, blended (partially online) or on-site modes of delivery.
Candidates have given strong, positive course and instructor evaluations. They also report a great satisfaction with the ease and facilitation of the online learning management system.
UWindsor offers over 80 online AQ, ABQ and PQP courses to help you achieve your goals as an educator.
* Please refer to your course description for full details.
Registering for an Honour Specialist or ABQ Intermediate or Senior course?
Previous study in the subject area will likely be required. Please submit your transcript to firstname.lastname@example.org and clearly specify in that email the course(s) for which you are seeking approval. Official transcripts can be mailed to mailed to the following address. Please ensure that the transcript is directed to the Faculty of Education.
University of Windsor
Faculty of Education
Attention: Continuing Teacher Education
401 Sunset Avenue
Windsor, ON N9B 3P4
NOTE: For certain ABQ courses at the intermediate level, no undergraduate credits are required.
You will be subject to a $50.00 non-refundable administration fee if you register and are required to withdraw due to the lack of prerequisites.
2023-2024 AQ Course Offerings
|Continuing Teacher Education Program Course Offerings Brochure|
|Winter 2024 AQ Offerings|
|Spring 2024 AQ Offerings|
Important Semester Dates - AQ Courses
|TERM||REGISTRATION OPENS||REGISTRATION CLOSES||COURSES START||COURSES END||WITHDRAWAL DATE||SEMESTER LENGTH|
|Fall 2023||October 27, 2022||September 19, 2023||October 10, 2023||November 20, 2023||October 20, 2022||6 Weeks|
|Winter 2024||August 10, 2023||January 15, 2024||January 29, 2024||April 14, 2024||February 11, 2024||11 Weeks|
|Spring 2024||October 23, 2023||March 23, 2023||April 13, 2024||May 25, 2024||April 26, 2024||6 Weeks|
|Summer 2024||October 26, 2023||May 20, 2024||June 3, 2024||August 19, 2024||June 16, 2024||11 Weeks|
|Fall 2024||Opening soon||TBA||TBA||TBA||TBA||6 Weeks|
Questions? Need Help?
To speak to someone regarding AQ courses you can email email@example.com or book an online appointment.