EDUC 350 - SPRING 2015

 EDUC 350

Foundations of Teaching as a Profession 

*SPRING 2015 class is full*

Required for all credential candidates. An orientation to careers in K-12 education. Focuses on teaching and schooling from multiple perspectives, with an emphasis on current thinking and practices in public education in the U.S. Subjects from the sociological, philosophical, and historical foundations of education are addressed. Readings from the lives of teachers and interactions with local educators will assist students to understand the richness and the complexities of teaching as a career. Emphasizes the importance of education for all children in a diverse society. Intended for individuals interested in becoming teachers to understand the nature of formal education in the United States and to assess teaching as a career.

Participation in forty-five (45) hours of supervised fieldwork assign­ments in K-12 classroom settings.

Note: Matriculated students MUST register using their MyCsusm portal. 

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Course No: 22326
Units: 3.0
Begin Date: January 20, 2015
End Date: May 8, 2015
Begin Time: 6:00pm
End Time: 8:45pm
Meeting Days: Thursdays
Location: MARK 301
Instructor: Teresa Gerent
**Please see course description above for how to register and pay for this course.