EDU-3210 Secondary Education Methods: General

2 credits

Prerequisite: Must be taken in conjunction with specific content area methods class, e.g., EDU-3220, 3230, 3250 or 3260.

This two-credit course focuses on the preparation of the secondary teacher, grades 7-12. The class is organized into four basic areas: (1) the role of the teacher, (2) instructional and management techniques, (3) lesson and unit planning, and (4) professionalism and ethics. Students plan, teach, and evaluate within the class. Observations and participation in area schools also provide a readiness for the student teaching experience.