[ARCHIVED CATALOG] 2013-2014 Undergraduate Academic Catalog 
    Mar 04, 2024  
[ARCHIVED CATALOG] 2013-2014 Undergraduate Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

EDU 345 - Seminar: Becoming a Professional

1 credit
Prerequisite(s): EDU 228 - Educational Technology 
Corequisite(s): EDU 326 - Reading Foundations in the Middle School  and EDU 350 - Middle and Secondary School Curriculum and Philosophy 
This course introduces students to the world of teaching. Students engage in seminar discussions based on their observations and experiences in the assigned practicum as well as in the reflective-action process as a basis for professional growth and development. Students will be introduced to the lesson planning process, basic classroom management techniques, professional communication and ethics, and becoming a reflective practitioner. This one-credit seminar will focus on synthesizing the knowledge base gained during coursework with the experiences of student in the assignment placement. 30 hours of field experience are required in the assigned practicum.