Courses

CLST 231 Language and Literature

Examination of literature for children and adolescents. The course explores oral and written language, visual forms and literary elements, while fostering an appreciation for a wide variety of literature. Students will respond to books critically and creatively. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Dr. Leslie D. Murrill T/Th 10:10AM-11:40AM

EDUC 331 Ped &Curr Prin Pk-8 Read & LA

Examination of reading and language arts curricular and instructional practices for PreK-8 students. Emphasis is placed on learner-centered pedagogical frameworks which support the development of skilled and meaningful reading, writing, spelling and oral communication. (1) Lecture: 3 hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • One 200-level EDUC course. Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Dr. Leslie D. Murrill T/Th 1:10PM-2:40PM

EDUC 405 Independent Study & Research

Selected research projects or topics in education carried out under the supervis ion of the departmental staff. 1/2 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Dr. Leslie D. Murrill

EDUC 406 Independent Study & Research

Selected research projects or topics in education carried out under the supervis ion of the departmental staff. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Dr. Leslie D. Murrill

EDUC 471 Student Teaching II - Elem

Examination of the processes and strategies necessary to teach effectively in the public or department approved, accredited independent school classroom: planning and implementing instruction, managing classrooms, and collaborating successfully with teachers, administrators, and parents.(1)Seminar: 1 hr/wk; Laboratory: Minimum 400 hours in schools. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
C Dr. Leslie D. Murrill
D Dr. Leslie D. Murrill

EDUC 473 Student Teaching II - Middle

Examination of the processes and strategies necessary to teach effectively in the public or department approved, accredited independent school classroom: planning and implementing instruction, managing classrooms, and collaborating successfully with teachers, administrators, and parents. (1)Seminar: 1 hr/wk; Laboratory: Minimum 400 hours in schools. 1 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Dr. Leslie D. Murrill

EDUC 497 Honors Project

A program of independent study culminating in a paper, artistic creation, or performance. (1/2) 1/2 Unit

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Dr. Leslie D. Murrill

TESL 346 Curriculum & Assess: ESL

Analysis of current curricular approaches and assessment trends in ESL instruction. The course provides opportunities for students to devise their own assessments and curricular projects. Lecture: 3hrs/wk. 1 Unit

Requisites

  • TESL-320 Must be taken prior to taking this course.
  • TESL-322 OR TESL-330 Must be taken prior to taking this course.

Offerings

Section Instructor Time Comments
A Dr. Leslie D. Murrill