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Becoming a Teacher

Teachable Subjects

One of the academic requirements for teacher certification is that you must have one (1) major and one (1) minor teachable subject. Your major teachable subject must be different from your minor teachable subject.

Teachable Subjects
Major or Minor Minor Only
  • Art
  • Biology
  • Business Education (Senior Stream)
  • Chemistry
  • Computer Science
  • English Literature
  • French
  • General Science
  • Geography
  • Heritage, Aboriginal or International Language*
  • History
  • Human Ecology
  • Industrial Arts
  • Mathematics
  • Music
  • Native Studies
  • Physical Education (Health)
  • Physics
  • Theatre
  • Vocational Industrial (Senior Stream)
  • Anthropology
  • Classics
  • Dance
  • Developmental Studies
  • Earth Science
  • Economics
  • Environmental Studies
  • General Science (Senior Stream)
  • Law
  • Philosophy
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Sociology
  • Religious Studies (academic)

Heritage languages are languages such as German and Ukrainian. All other foreign languages are referred to as International languages. Only languages taught in Manitoba schools will be recognized as teachable disciplines.

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