General Education Offerings

Undergraduate General Education and Teacher Education Courses

The following courses in Educational Foundations meet the general education requirements at present in curricular areas noted.
* Prerequisites to P-12 Subject Certification Area

General Education Required Courses
Number Name Hours
EDFD 200 Psychological Foundations of Education* 3
EDFD 220 Philosophical Orientation to Education* 3
EDFD 221 Historical Foundations of American Education* 3
EDFD 264 Gender Issues in Education 3


Additionally, the Multicultural Awareness and Human and Intercultural Relations Requirement is met by the following department offerings:

Graduate:
Number Name Hours
EDFD 505 Teaching, Democracy, and School 3
EDFD 509 Sociocultural Perspectives on Teaching and Learning 3
EDFD 519 Assessment for Authentic Learning 3
 
Undergraduate:
Number Name Hours
EDFD 264 Gender Issues in Education 3

Service Offerings for Other College Departments

To assure that all students attaining graduate degrees in the College of Education and Human Services have the knowledge and skills needed to conduct educational research, the department provides the following course:

Number Name Hours
ELRS 503 Methods of Research 3
ELRS 504 Action Research 3
EDCO 820 Qualitative Methods for Education Research 3
EDCO 821 Qualitative Methods for Education Research 3
EDCO 822 Advanced Qualitative Methods for Education Research 3
EDCO 823 Advanced Qualitative Methods for Education Research 3



To assure that candidates for the MA in Communication Sciences and Disorders attain the necessary skills needed for educational and psychological evaluation and measurement, the department offers the following course:

Number Name Hours
ELRS 578 Testing and Evaluation 3