Education (EDUC)

EDUC 10  Introduction to Education

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
Lecture: 54   
Prerequisite: Eligibility for ENGL 68

Concepts and issues related to teaching diverse learners in contemporary public schools (K-12). Topics include historical and philosophical foundations of America education, teaching as a profession and career, contemporary education issues, California content standards, and teacher performance standards. In addition to class time, the course requires 45 hours of structured classroom observations. Proofs of a negative TB test and fingerprint clearance are required for classroom observations.

EDUC 16  Aspects and Issues in Teaching

3 Units (Degree Applicable, CSU, UC)
Lecture: 54   
Advisory: Eligibility for ENGL 68

Survey of the K-12 teaching profession, including teaching and learning styles, common core standards and testing, current California and national legislation, social issues, school funding, and teacher and student rights and responsibilities. Off-campus assignments required.

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