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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
D100 Robyn Ilten-Gee
We, Fr 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D101 We 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D102 We 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D103 We 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D104 We 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D105 We 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D106 We 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D107 Fr 8:30 AM – 9:20 AM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D108 Fr 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D109 Fr 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D110 Fr 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D111 Fr 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
OL01 Distance Education
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 David Chang
Tu 8:30 AM – 10:20 AM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D101 Tu 12:30 PM – 1:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D102 Tu 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D103 Tu 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D104 Tu 2:30 PM – 3:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D105 Tu 3:30 PM – 4:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D106 Tu 1:30 PM – 2:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, 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 2:30 PM – 4:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D101 Th 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D102 Th 10:30 AM – 11:20 AM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D103 Th 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D104 Th 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D105 Th 4:30 PM – 5:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D106 Th 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D107 Th 9:30 AM – 10:20 AM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby
D108 Th 11:30 AM – 12:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, 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
Mo 2:30 PM – 5:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, 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 Yaroslav Senyshyn
TBD
D200 Rebecca (Becky) Cox
Tu 1:30 PM – 5:20 PM
REMOTE LEARNING, Burnaby

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