NWCCD 2022-2023 Catalog 
  
    Jan 27, 2023  
NWCCD 2022-2023 Catalog
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EDFD 2020 - Foundations of Education


This course utilizes an interdisciplinary approach to provide a critical examination of educational thought and practice in the United States for prospective teachers. This course gives students a knowledge and understanding of theories and trends in education. It gives students an opportunity to evaluate their interests and aptitudes in the area of teaching. Students examine, analyze, and evaluate social issues affecting education today as well as legal questions related to education and the historical background of education. Students considering teaching as a viable career examine various philosophic concepts and begin the development of their own philosophy of education. Field hours may be required in this course. *Students will be required to pass a background check in this course.
Minimum Credits: 3
Prerequisites: A grade of C or better in ENGL 1010 English Composition I or concurrent enrollment in ENGL 1010 English Composition I.
Grading: Letter



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