Wilfrid Laurier University Graduate Calendar - 2011/2012
Canadian Excellence



Graduate Faculty
  • Dawn Buzza, PhD (Simon Fraser), Associate Professor of Education
  • Donna Kotsopoulos, PhD (Western), Associate Professor of Education
  • Kristiina Montero, PhD (University of Georgia), Assistant Professor of Education
  • Julie Mueller, PhD (Wilfrid Laurier), Assistant Professor of Education
  • Steve Sider, PhD (Western), Assistant Professor of Education
  • Colleen Willard-Holt, PhD (Purdue), Associate Professor of Education, Dean of the Faculty of Education
Participating Graduate Faculty
  • Carol Duncan, PhD (York), Associate Professor of Religion and Culture
  • Robert Kelly, PhD (Fuller Theo. Sem.), Bishop William D. Huras Professor of Church History and Ecclesiology
  • Ginette Lafreniere, PhD (McGill), Associate Professor of Social Work
  • Christine Neill, PhD (Toronto), Assistant Professor of Economics
  • Mercedes Rowinsky, PhD (Toronto), Associate Professor of Languages and Literature
  • Eileen Wood, PhD (Simon Fraser), Professor of Psychology

Program Information

Note on Courses Contained in Graduate Calendar

As far as possible, each program attempts to provide a full range of core courses and electives. However, every course listed in this Calendar is not available in every session or every year.

Students should consult the program/department to inquire about course offerings each year.

Course Offerings
Course #TitleCredits
EU501 Research and Praxis: Investigating through Critical Analysis the Relationship between Theory and Practice 0.5
EU502 Interpreting Research in Education 0.5
EU503 Learning Theories 0.5
EU504 Quantitative Research Methods 0.5
EU505 Qualitative Research Methods 0.5
EU510 Curriculum Theory 0.5
EU511 Child and Adolescent Development 0.5
EU512 Cognition and Learning 0.5
EU513 Social/Cultural/Political Contexts of Education 0.5
EU514 Leadership in Education 0.5
EU515 School Culture and Change 0.5
EU516 Research on Learning Environments 0.5
EU520 Mathematical Cognition 0.5
EU521 Mathematics Education Research 0.5
EU522 Literacy Assessment in the Elementary School, K-8 0.5
EU530 Integrating Technology, Pedagogy and Content 0.5
EU531 Differentiated Instruction for Gifted Students 0.5
EU532 Education & Brain 0.5
EU533 Multicultural and Multiliteracies in the Classroom: Theory and Practice 0.5
EU534 Pedagogy and Language Teaching 0.5
EU550 Independent Reading Course 0.5
EU551 Special Topics in Education 0.5
EU598 Capstone 0.5
EU599 Thesis 0.5