Teacher Education

TEC101  Foundations of Education - 3 Class Hours/3 Credits

A survey course which investigates the philosophical, historical and social/cultural character of education in the United States, is intended to be an examination of how schools function organizationally. Topics to be explored include the roles of education, system philosophy, and trends which have shaped contemporary education; filed observations are included.  Students are introduced to teaching as a profession.  (Prerequisites: Matriculation in Teacher Education or ALTIV program or permission of instructor)