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Curriculum and Instruction Minor

This minor is for those desiring theoretical and practical expertise in contemporary approaches to curriculum development and instructional design.

Program Requirements

Lower Division Requirements

Six credits in lower division EDUC course work including at least one course from:

EDUC 220 - Introduction to Educational Psychology (3)

A survey of educational research and theories concerning motivation, learning, development, and individual differences in classroom settings. May be applied towards the certificate in liberal arts. Breadth-Social Sciences.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
C100 Distance Education
D100 John Nesbit
We, Fr 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
AQ 3181, Burnaby
D101 John Nesbit
We 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
RCB 6100, Burnaby
D102 John Nesbit
We 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
RCB 6122, Burnaby
D103 John Nesbit
We 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
RCB 6122, Burnaby
D104 John Nesbit
We 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
RCB 8104, Burnaby
D105 John Nesbit
We 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
RCB 6100, Burnaby
D106 John Nesbit
We 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
RCB 7105, Burnaby
D107 John Nesbit
Fr 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
AQ 2120, Burnaby
D108 John Nesbit
Fr 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
RCB 6122, Burnaby
D109 John Nesbit
Fr 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
RCB 6122, Burnaby
D110 John Nesbit
Fr 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
AQ 2120, Burnaby
D111 John Nesbit
Fr 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
AQ 2120, Burnaby
EDUC 230 - Introduction to Philosophy of Education (3)

Provides prospective teachers and others interested in education an opportunity to examine a variety of educational problems from a philosophical perspective. The central concern of the course is to elucidate the nature of education as a phenomenon distinct from such activities as training, schooling, and socialization. May be applied towards the certificate in liberal arts. Breadth-Humanities.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
C100 Distance Education
D100 Robert Manery
Tu 8:30 AM – 10:20 AM
AQ 3150, Burnaby
D101 Robert Manery
Tu 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
TASC2 7201, Burnaby
D102 Robert Manery
Tu 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
RCB 7101, Burnaby
D103 Robert Manery
Tu 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
RCB 7105, Burnaby
D104 Robert Manery
Tu 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
RCB 7105, Burnaby
D105 Robert Manery
Tu 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
RCB 6122, Burnaby
D106 Robert Manery
Tu 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
RCB 6100, Burnaby
EDUC 240 - Social Issues in Education (3)

Social functions of the school; education and socialization; social, political, economic and cultural influences on the institutions and practices of education. May be applied towards the certificate in liberal arts.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Charles Bingham
Th 10:30 AM – 12:20 PM
BLU 9660, Burnaby
D101 Charles Bingham
Th 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
EDB 9651, Burnaby
D102 Charles Bingham
Th 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
AQ 2120, Burnaby
D103 Charles Bingham
Th 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
AQ 2122, Burnaby
D104 Charles Bingham
Th 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
AQ 5047, Burnaby
D105 Charles Bingham
Th 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
RCB 8106, Burnaby
D106 Charles Bingham
Th 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
RCB 8105, Burnaby
D107 Charles Bingham
Th 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
RCB 6122, Burnaby
D108 Charles Bingham
Th 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
AQ 5015, Burnaby
EDUC 250 - Studies in the History of Education in the Western World (3)

A study of major trends in educational practice from antiquity to the present. May be applied towards the certificate in liberal arts. Breadth-Humanities/Social Sciences.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
D100 Robert Manery
Th 2:30 PM – 5:20 PM
SECB 1014, Burnaby

Upper Division Requirements

Students complete

EDUC 471 - Curriculum Development: Theory and Practice (4)

Explorations of curriculum theory and processes of development with applications at different levels and in several subject areas. Prerequisite: 60 units.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
C100 Distance Education
C200 Distance Education
C300 Distance Education
D100 Daniel Knoll
Mo 9:30 AM – 1:20 PM
WMC 3533, Burnaby
E100 Jenise Boland
Th 4:30 PM – 8:20 PM
SUR 3270, Surrey

and 11 upper division EDUC units and/or EDPR units to total 15 units.