Elementary Education (EDEL)

Courses

EDEL 200. Contemporary Issues. 0-3 Credits.

Designed so that its content and structure may accommodate special issues not especially appropriate within the boundaries of an existing course. Prerequisite: Twelve hours in education and related areas.

EDEL 270. Kindergarten Methods & Org. 3 Credits.

Objectives, organization, curriculum, methods and materials, and relationships of kindergarten preschool experiences. Prerequisite: Twelve hours in education and related areas.

EDEL 271. Kindergarten Educ W/Lab. 3 Credits.

Designed to acquaint the prospective kindergarten teacher with educational research conducted by Piaget, Bruner, Montessori, and others with experiences provided for working with children of kindergarten age. Prerequisite: Twelve hours in education and related areas.

EDEL 319. Internshp Specialzd Personnel. 1-6 Credits.

Students will undertake an approved internship in an institution which reflects the particular area of interest and needs of the student. Prerequisite: Instructor permission.

EDEL 334. Social Studies in Elem Schools. 3 Credits.

Study of literature, research, and problems in teaching social studies in the elementary school. Prerequisite: Twelve hours in Education and related areas.

EDEL 382. Teaching Internship. 3-8 Credits.

Supervised teaching experiences on a full-time basis, with related seminars in teaching subject. Prerequisite: Permission of coordinator of Professional Laboratory Experiences.

EDEL 391. Master's Thesis Research. 1-18 Credits.

Thesis topic must be approved by a faculty committee.

EDEL 397. Problems in Education. 1-6 Credits.

Individual work on a research problem selected by the student in consultation with a staff member. Prerequisite: Twelve hours in education and related areas; endorsement by a sponsoring faculty member.