EDU 709

Problem-based Inquiry: Field-based Class III Social, Psychological and Philosophical Issues in Education

Academic Year Semester Location Online
2017-2018 Summer Main campus No

Level: Doctorate

Credits: 3

Lab Fee: None

Pre-requisites: None

The third problem based inquiry (PBI) course again furthers the study of and application of knowledge gained in PBI field based classes I/II. The course surveys trends on educational sociology and the politics of schooling; key issues of educational psychology with respect to the impact of culture, class, race and gender; and undergirding philosophy of education policy. The course supports student’s development of problem solving skills, reflection, implementation of solutions, collaboration and self-directed learning which support methods of inquiry and practical application throughout the program.