Course Description:

EDMS 483/583 TEACHING SCIENCE FOR MIDDLE SECONDARY: SEMINAR AND FIELD EXPERIENCE (Three Hours) The student will investigate the middle school and secondary science curricula, materials, and various instructional strategies designed to meet the needs of diverse middle and secondary school learners. Application will be made to the Missouri Learning Standards and the Next Generation Science Standards. Students will become competent in applying assessment strategies for the improvement of student learning. A study of state-mandated assessment is included. A field experience is included in the scope of this course. Students taking this course for graduate credit must complete all graduate course requirements. Prerequisites for candidates seeking initial teacher certification: EDUC 203 and EDUC 303; prerequisite/co-requisite: ECTA 323.

Credits:

3.0

Pre-Requisites:

(EDUC203SFE AND EDUC303LEC) OR (( Major=Curriculum and Instruction: MSE (Online) OR Major=Curriculum and Instruction: MSE (Traditional)) AND MSEPREREQ)

Co-Requisites: