EDUC-479 Principles of Learning and Teaching in Secondary Education

A study of current curricular and instructional practices. Topics include components of professional practice, planning and preparation, classroom environment, classroom assessment, and professional development. (A summer section of EDUC-479 may be offered for students participating in the Teacher Intern Program. This summer section carries two semester hours of credit and is not available to undergraduate students.) This course is taken in the first semester of the senior year as part of the Secondary Education Methods Block (see secondary education in the education course requirements section on page 65.) This course includes a practicum. Prerequisites: Senior standing and admission to the teacher education program. 4 SH.