Course Code SDS 425R
Course Title Educational Equity in Canada
Online Offers
  • Fall 2021 (tentative) (Instructor: Kristina Llewellyn)
Course Location Online
Credit Weight 0.5
Course Description

This course examines the social foundations of education (traditionally philosophy, sociology, and history of education, but also cultural and equity studies). Through an interdisciplinary framework, this course considers the roles that schooling systems, teachers, and students play in both reproducing and challenging social inequalities and injustices. [Note: Formerly ISS 425R]

Typical terms may not reflect online offerings.

Course Work and Exam Winter 2021 course outline (note 2)
  • Prerequisite: Level at least 3A
  • Software: Microphone and/or video recording device* are required. *(E.g., webcam, video camera, or phone with video recording capability.)
System Requirements
  • A computer with Internet access is required for all online and multimodal courses. Please see the System Requirements.
Taught in English
Special Notes This is an online seminar course. Students will engage in weekly class discussions using voice, video, and text, and work in groups on a seminar presentation.
How to Register:
Waterloo Students
Enrol In, Drop, and Swap Classes Online
How to Register:
Non-Waterloo Students
How to Apply - Prospective Students
Fees Tuition Fees, Financial Aid, Scholarships, and Awards

  1. The Undergraduate Calendar and the Graduate Calendar are the official source for information about course details. Quest is the official source for Undergraduate and Graduate Schedule of Classes information. The offerings indicated on this site are unofficial and subject to change daily. The course instructor will provide the official course requirements and expectations at the start of term.
  2. If available, the example of a recent course outline is provided for general information only. It gives an overview of the course from a recent offering but it is not the course outline for the current offer and is subject to change. If you are currently taking this course, the official course outline that applies to this offer is in your online course.
  3. Library Requirements: Please see the online library access and Waterloo ID card information.
  4. For a list of any required textbooks and other materials to be purchased, go to the Waterloo BookStore.