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Faculty of Education Simon Fraser University Calendar | Spring 2018

Education Co-operative Education Program

Program Requirements

This program is for qualified students who wish to combine work experience with academic studies.

Please note that this program is not part of the Professional Development Program and will not provide the training required for a teaching certificate from the BC College of Teachers.

For admission to co-operative education, students must have completed 30 units with a CGPA of 3.0.

and have completed

EDUC 100W - Selected Questions and Issues in Education (3)

An introduction to a small but representative sample of basic questions and issues in education. Students will examine questions relating to: the concept or idea of education; learning and the learner; teaching and the teacher; and more generally, the broader contexts of education. This course also introduces students to different ways of exploring educational questions and issues from philosophical and critical analysis, to historical and cross-cultural studies, to empirical research. Cannot be taken for credit by students with credit for 300 and 400 level education courses. Writing/Breadth-Humanities.

Section Instructor Day/Time Location
C100 Distance Education
C200 Distance Education
D200 Michele Schmidt
Th 8:30 AM – 11:20 AM
SECB 1012, Burnaby
D300 Paula MacDowell
Mo 9:30 AM – 12:20 PM
SUR 3050, Surrey

and two of

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 Jeff Sugarman
We 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
Fr 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
WMC 3520, Burnaby
WMC 3520, Burnaby
D101 Jeff Sugarman
We 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
RCB 8106, Burnaby
D102 Jeff Sugarman
We 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
RCB 5118, Burnaby
D103 Jeff Sugarman
We 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
WMC 3251, Burnaby
D104 Jeff Sugarman
We 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
RCB 6122, Burnaby
D105 Jeff Sugarman
We 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
RCB 8104, Burnaby
D106 Jeff Sugarman
We 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
RCB 7105, Burnaby
D107 Jeff Sugarman
Fr 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
AQ 2120, Burnaby
D108 Jeff Sugarman
Fr 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
AQ 2120, Burnaby
D109 Jeff Sugarman
Fr 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
AQ 2120, Burnaby
D110 Jeff Sugarman
Fr 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
RCB 6122, Burnaby
D111 Jeff Sugarman
Fr 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
RCB 6122, 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 Day/Time Location
C100 Distance Education
C200 Distance Education
C300 Distance Education
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 Jacqueline Barreiro
Th 12:30 PM – 2:20 PM
BLU 9660, Burnaby
D101
Th 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
RCB 7105, Burnaby
D102
Th 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
RCB 7105, Burnaby
D103
Th 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
RCB 6122, Burnaby
D104
Th 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
RCB 6122, Burnaby
D105
Th 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
RCB 6122, Burnaby
D106
Tu 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
AQ 2120, Burnaby

Transfer students must complete at least 15 units at Simon Fraser University before applying. Arrangements for work terms are made through the co-op co-ordinator, who should be consulted at least one term in advance. For details, see Co-operative Education.