Education (EDU)

EDU 1600     Introduction to Education     3 Credit Hours

English/ESL Placement: Placement into ENG 1060 or higher (or placement into ESL 2510 or higher for students taking the ESL sequence of courses).

This course is a general and exploratory course in the field of education. Students will study topics selected from the following: current job market, teacher roles, educational philosophy, psychology, sociology, history, methods of instruction, curriculum, disciplinary practices, and current issues in education. It is suitable for students seeking instruction about professional or paraprofessional (Nursery Schools, Day Care Centers, Teacher Aides, etc.) activities in the field. BILLABLE CONTACT HOURS: 3