Jun 23, 2024  
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog 
2021-2022 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

ED 331 - Social Studies Methodology

Credits: 3

This course requires teacher candidates to demonstrate an understanding of curriculum and content selection, pedagogy, learning theory, assessment and technology related to elementary social studies instruction. The study of standards, classroom management, social context of school, learning styles, assessment, and other topics will be addressed. The course is designed to prepare P-5 teacher candidates for teaching social studies. Students will examine social studies education as a process that creates and reflects relations of class, race, sex, caste, nation, and culture. The course is designed to reflect upon the role of teachers in preparing their students to become democratic citizens who can live successfully in a global and culturally diverse world

Prerequisites: ED 220 , ED 300 , ED 310 , ED 325 .
Required: Clinical experiences required.