Building Learning Communities

YD283 (Liberal Arts) Building Learning Communities 4 hrs. 4 crs. Building Learning Communities surveys the field of educational psychology, with an emphasis on teaching practices that help build learning communities. Drawing upon various theories and related practices, students will learn how to design learning objectives, curriculum plans, interdisciplinary and thematic lessons, and multiple forms of assessment, as well as draw upon community resources. Students will also articulate a personal teaching philosophy as it relates to their practice. Preq: EDUC 271. Coreq: EDUC 271. This course carries a Liberal Arts designation.15 hours of fieldwork is required.