Lower Division Collegiate
ED120 (1 credit)
Introduces basic skills in leadership. Special attention is given to developing basic leadership skills and cultural systems awareness.
ED121 (1 credit)
Introduces basic skills in leadership. Special attention is given to assessing and developing basic management skills and organizational systems awareness. Prerequisite: ED120.
ED122 (1 credit)
Selected projects are provided to teams of students that will require the use of effective leadership and management skills to achieve success. Special attention is given to assessing and providing students with meaningful coaching and feedback on their use of key leadership and management skills. Prerequisite: ED121.
ED165 (3 credits)
Explores child growth and development from the prenatal period through middle childhood. Requires observing children in a classroom setting. Course may include an online component. Prerequisite: WR115 or designated placement score.
ED170 (variable credits)
Provides supervised teaching of children in a classroom setting. The student will work with instructor to identify a different site for each practicum credit. Prerequisites: BT113 or WR115 or designated placement score, and ECE125, ECE161, ECE163, or ED165.
ED200 (3 credits)
Introduction to Teaching
This course investigates the historical, global, social, legal and philosophical foundations of education. It provides an overview of the structure and contemporary issues of the American education system. It explores the roles and ethical consideration of the education profession. Prerequisite: WR115 or designated placement score.