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SLCC Catalog

   
2017-2018 SLCC General Catalog
Salt Lake Community College
   
 
  Dec 15, 2017
 
2017-2018 SLCC General Catalog 
  
2017-2018 SLCC General Catalog

Course Descriptions

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Course Numbering Information:
Courses at SLCC are identified by an alphabetic prefix (two to four letters) followed by a four-digit number. Numbers beginning with a “1” generally indicate a course designed primarily for freshmen (such as ENGL 1010 ); numbers beginning with a “2” generally indicate courses designed primarily for sophomores (such as MATH 2010 ); numbers beginning with a “0” generally indicate preparatory courses that are non-transferable (such as WRTG 0990 ).

 

Education

  
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    EDU 1010 - Orientation to Education

    Credits: 3
    Teaching as a career - challenges and rewards, history, philosophies, social issues, legal issues, job availability, and governance. Preparation for acceptance into a teacher education program. Field experience required.

    Semester: All


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    EDU 1020 - Essentials College Study (ID)

    Credits: 3
    Orientation to prepare students for college study. Greater knowledge & skills to assist in academic objectives. Nature of adult learner, planning, testing, communication, study, library use, issues. Service learning component likely.

    Semester: All


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    EDU 1400 - Study of Disabilities (SS,DV)

    Credits: 3
    Examines social dynamic between non-disabled majority and disabled minority cultural groups. Historical, ethical, legal, and attitudinal perspectives relating to disability issues will be addressed. Course may be taught with a Service Learning component.

    Semester: All


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    EDU 1900 - Individual Studies in Educ

    Credits: 1-3
    Students plan areas of study, service learning or travel and work with an instructor on an individual basis. The course may involve readings, discussion, research, Service Learning, intensive writing or other skills deemed appropriate.

    Prerequisite: Instructor approval


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    EDU 2000 - CO-OP Education

    Credits: 1-2
    Supervised work experience in a school or other equivalent setting. Requires the ability to apply teaching/learning theory while working with children. Credit is awarded for successful completion of specific learning objectives.

    Prerequisite: FHS 1500 and EDU 1010


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    EDU 2010 - Intro. to Special Education

    Credits: 3
    Historical overview of legal, ethical, and social issues related to a free, appropriate education. Levels of inclusion. Developmentally Appropriate Practice (DAP). Individualized Education Programs (IEPs). Community resources. Working with parents and specialists.


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    EDU 2011 - Inclusive Classrooms

    Credits: 3
    Prospective general and special educators develop an understanding of the educational needs of children with disabilities and study a variety of instructional and organizational techniques for an inclusive classroom.

    Semester: All


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    EDU 2030 - Research/Inquiry in Education

    Credits: 3
    Examines the general principles and methods used to explain social phenomena. Topics include research design, measurement, sampling, experiments, surveys, data analysis, association and causation, ethics, and the uses of research.

    Semester: Fall & Spring


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    EDU 2110 - Ed Psych Learning & Literacy

    Credits: 3
    Development, application, and assessment of learning; how theory guides classroom instruction; how assessments determine instructional effectiveness.

    Semester: Fall & Spring


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    EDU 2140 - Technology in the Classroom

    Credits: 2
    Examines the fundamental concepts, knowledge, skills, and attitudes for technology in the elementary classroom.

    Semester: Fall & Spring


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    EDU 2150 - Intro to Multicultural Ed.

    Credits: 3
    Students explore historical and theoretical aspects of diversity in elementary and secondary classrooms. Students learn how to create a climate for understanding and acceptance.

    Semester: Fall & Spring


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    EDU 2410 - Educational Law and Policy

    Credits: 3
    Introduces laws and policies affecting professional educators in elementary and secondary schools.

    Semester: Fall & Spring


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    EDU 2800 - Inst., Tech., Assess., & Plan

    Credits: 3
    The teacher will learn to use a variety of instructional strategies to encourage students development of critical thinking, problem solving and performance skills. Teachers will create an electronic portfolio. The Text book that will be used: “The Art and Science of Teaching” by Robert J. Marzano.

    Prerequisite: ARL candidates only


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    EDU 2820 - Creating A Learning Environmnt

    Credits: 3
    The teacher will learn how children learn and develop and will learn to provide learning opportunities that support their intellectual, social, and personal development.

    Prerequisite: ARL candidates only


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    EDU 2840 - Literacy Strategies

    Credits: 3
    This course will focus on fundamentals of reading comprehension of students and decisions teachers make concerning methods, materials, and procedures based on those fundamentals.

    Prerequisite: ARL candidates only


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    EDU 2860 - Survey/Learn.-Teach. Div. Pop.

    Credits: 3
    This course will explore the rationale, concepts, theory, and practice of teaching diverse populations from cultural, linguistic and socio-economic diverse backgrounds in pluralistic schools and societies.

    Prerequisite: ARL candidates only


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    EDU 2900 - Special Topics in Education

    Credits: 1-3
    An in-depth study of a particular topic in elementary or secondary education. The course may involve readings, discussion, research, Service Learning, intensive writing, or other skills deemed appropriate.


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