2019-2020 Undergraduate Academic Catalog 
    Mar 08, 2021  
2019-2020 Undergraduate Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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EDU 3002 - Foundations of Education and Learning Theory


This survey course provides an overview of the major laws and principles regarding the historical and contemporary purposes, roles and functions of education in American society as well as an overview of the major concepts, theories and research related to the cognitive, linguistic, social, emotional and physical development of children and adolescents. Wesleyan perspectives in education are introduced. Effective instructional strategies that ensure active and equitable participation of all learners, as well as modifications for diverse learners with exceptionalities, are observed through fieldwork experiences. Twenty fieldwork hours are required. Candidates are responsible for transportation to and from the school site. Task-stream registration is required.

Offered as EDU 6000.

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