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EDU 670 - Foundations of Education

This course will focus on the historical, philosophical, political-economic and social foundations of education, with an investigation of the basic purposes or ends of American schooling since the rise of the Common School in the 19th century. Topics will be examined in relation to current scholarship, the links between educational thought and practice as reflected in students' observations during the practicum, and the thematic threads in the M.S.T. program.

Prerequisites: EDU 516 and 650.

(3 cr. hr.)

Frequency code B = offered at least once per year
Additional frequency code descriptions can be found in the Terminology Guide.