Writing Skills and Practicum Placement Information Form

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The application deadline for the 2018-2019 session has passed and all writing sessions are now closed.

In addition to submitting an application form (see umanitoba.ca/admissions), all applicants are required to attend a writing session where they will be asked to write a brief essay on an assigned topic. Forty-five minutes will be allowed to complete this requirement. Applicants will be assessed for English usage and style (specifically, grammar, vocabulary, sentence and essay structure, spelling, etc). A maximum of twenty points will be awarded.

The writing dates are as follows:

  • Saturday, January 13, 2018 at 12:30 pm in Room 333
  • Saturday, January 27, 2018 at 10:00 am in Room 333
  • Wednesday, February 7, 2018 at 4:30 pm in Room 313
  • Saturday, February 24, 2018 at 10:00 am in Room 333
  • Saturday, February 24, 2018 at 12:30 pm in Room 333

Note: The following Fall Session writing dates have been provided for those applicants who will be unable to attend the Winter Session writing dates due to out of province travel. If you cannot attend Winter Session writing dates due to reasons other than out of province travel, please contact the Writing Skills Exercise Administrator at Desiree.Kennedy@umanitoba.ca.

  • Wednesday, January 3, 2018 at 2:00 pm in Room 310
  • Friday, March 2, 2018 at 12:00 am in Room by invitation only

All sessions are closed.

Your personal information is being collected under the authority of the University of Manitoba Act. The information you provide will be used by the University for the purpose of the administration of the admission and school placement processes for the Bachelor of Education program. Your personal information will not be used or disclosed for other purposes, unless permitted by The Freedom of Information and Protection of Privacy Act (FIPPA). . If you have any questions about the collection of your personal information, contact the Access and Privacy Office (tel: 204-474-9462), 233 Elizabeth Dafoe Library, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg MB, R3T 2N2.