[ARCHIVED CATALOG] 2011-2012 Undergraduate Academic Catalog 
    Apr 16, 2021  
[ARCHIVED CATALOG] 2011-2012 Undergraduate Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

EDU 428 - Education Governance, History, and Philosophy

3 credits
Prerequisite(s): EDU 360/361  or EDU 450/455 ; senior standing or permission of department chair
This is the capstone academic course for the teacher education program. The course provides the student with the knowledge of the organization of the education system and its impact on curriculum, its historical antecedents and influence on democratic values, and the major philosophies and their impact on educational decisions, including character education. Finance issues, current issues/trends in structures and policies, and legal rights and responsibilities of students and teachers, including ethical responsibilities, are also included.