Dr. Adrienne Castellon, Fridays, 2:35 pm to 5:25 pm
EDUC 203 CP, Foundations of Education (3 sem. hrs.)
A critical consideration of selected educational thinkers and the establishment and development of public schooling in British Columbia. An evaluation of prominent theoretical approaches to education and how they are rooted in certain worldview perspectives. An analysis of concepts such as teaching, training, indoctrination, tolerance, pluralism, multiculturalism, and relevance. An examination of important issues in education such as the nature and aims of schooling, views of knowledge and the curriculum, and moral and values education. The development of a personal theory of education.
• Prerequisite(s) or Co-requisites: EDUC 211; second year standing. (3-0; 0-0)
• The course meets the requirements for an Education Major, Concentration, or Minor.
• All CPC courses may be counted as electives for any TWU Degree.
• CPC courses may count towards CPC certificates as listed in the Course Requirements for each Certificate.