SEED 7509T Advanced Seminar in Pedagogy and Curriculum, Middle Childhood and Adolescence Education: Social Studies
45 hours seminar, plus conference; 3 credits
Expansion of the student?s knowledge and skills in social studies to develop individual approaches to effective teaching in different classroom situations. Improving teaching methods through review of relevant research, reflection on self-as-teacher, analysis of classroom interactions, discourse, and effective teaching and learning environments. Introduction to methods of educational research. Analysis of modes of communication in the classroom. Examination of the specialized discourses of the discipline and implications for teaching. Not open to students who have taken EDUC 7509T.
Prerequisite: Initial Certification or SEED 7500X [742X], 7501X [792.1X], 7532T [763.02T], 7542T [764.5T], 7515T [723.02T], and 7543T [764.51T] or equivalents. Prerequisite or corequisite: SEED 7502T [742.2X].