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2021-2022 Catalog 
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EDUC 201 - Introduction/Orientation to Teaching

5 credits

Recommended Preparation
ENGL 095  or placement in ENGL& 101 READ 090  or placement in college level reading, or instructor permission.

Designed as a course for the student interested in a teaching career. Examines the qualities of good teachers, basic teaching skills, the rewards and responsibilities of teaching, the history and philosophy of teaching, and current innovations in teaching.

AA Specified Elective
Satisfies specified elective requirement of the AA degree.

Course Outcomes
  • Identify the professional roles, skills, and educational requirements of teachers
  • Demonstrate understanding of the theoretical principles and research in learning, motivation, and development and their implications for educational practice
  • Demonstrate understanding of the development of the education systems in the United States (history of education, law of education, finance of education, current issues)
  • Demonstrate understanding and application of curricula, standards, and assessment

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