ABQ Communications Technology, grades 11 and 12 (Windsor, Winter 2024, Online)

January 29, 2024 to April 14, 2024

  • Category: ABQ, Online
  • Region: Central Ontario, Eastern Ontario, GTA, Northern Ontario, Southern Ontario
  • Topic: Technological Education
  • Grades: Senior (grades 11-12)

Course Description

The Additional Qualification course in Communications Technology, Grades 11 and 12, focuses on the skills and theory underpinning the study of Communications Technology. It addresses student development, program planning and delivery issues, the school
environment and other issues related to teaching and learning.

Course Outline

Topics include:

  • Exploring the fundamental technological concepts in Communications Technology, Grades 11 and 12
  • Inspecting and reporting on the learning environment, facilities, equipment, resources and state of maintenance and repair for delivering Communications Technology, Grades 11 and 12 courses
  • Demonstrating skills to integrate information and communication technology where appropriate
  • Engaging instructional strategies to create real-world contexts appropriate for the student in both individual and group learning experiences
  • Integrating differentiated instruction and universal design in the planning, development and implementation of learning experiences
  • Creating fair and equitable assessment and evaluation methods to promote student learning
  • Planning, organizing and implementing effective health, safety, sanitation and environmental standards in the Communications Technology, Grades 11 and 12 facility
  • Understanding the importance of professional collaboration that supports student learning


Teachers who DO NOT have the Technological Studies 9/10 and 11/12 in one subject area listed on the Ontario College of Teachers Certificate of Qualification and therefore 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.


Teachers who were accepted to the 9/10 course based on having the Technological Studies 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 prerequisites:
  • 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
  • Organizer: University of Windsor
  • Cost: Three-Part AQ: $685.00, Additional Basic AQ: $735.00, Honour Specialist: $735.00, Tech Studies: $725.00. See for details.
  • Location: Online
  • Website:
  • Contact: Centre for Executive and Professional Education
  • Phone: 519-253-3000 ext.6734
  • Fax: 519-256-8572
  • Email: [email protected]