EDUC4150-C1 Cont Spef Pedag:Soc Studies Ed    (Fall 2012)

Course Details
Course Description
About The Instructor
Course Details
This course satisfies part of the Communication Skills graduation requirement. Students registering for section "C1" of EDUC4150 must register for section "C1" of EDUC0450

This section is Communication Skills intensive. Communication Skills I-V must be completed before taking this course.

Program Requirements

Session, Dates: 1 (08/27/2012 - 12/15/2012)

Days: M

Time: 06:00 - 08:50 pm

Location: Moon Campus

Room: Hale Center 105

Seats Available: 39 Seats

Credits: 3

Co-Requisite courses must match session/section/location

Course Description

his course provides opportunities for candidates to explore specific teaching and assessment strategies and processes particularly suited for the fields of Social Studies. Emphasis will be placed upon the tools of inquiry and national and Pennsylvania academic standards for Social Studies. During this course, candidates will create lesson plans in diverse social studies disciplines, and will use them to micro-teach. Candidates will develop a unit plan, with detailed lesson plans which identify appropriate adaptations for diverse learners. Candidates will also create assessment tools, including tests and authentic assessments, and assignments with appropriate adaptations for diverse learners. Candidates will utilize instructional technology to create a CD which includes their unit plan and assessment. Candidates must earn a "C" or higher to successfully complete this course. Pre-requisites: Candidacy status in education and admission to Professional Semester

Co-requisite: EDUC0450

About The Instructor

Soren I. Fanning, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor of History
 Social Sciences
Coordinator, Secondary Social Studies Education
 Education

fanning@rmu.edu
412-397-5403 phone
412-397-6044 fax
Nicholson Center 441

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