53-360 History and Philosophy of Education

This course introduces the candidates to global perspectives of past and contemporary issues and theories of education. It includes a historical perspective of the educational systems and traditions as well as a review of current issues in education. Candidates will compose a research paper on contemporary philosophies and use the course content to construct and discuss their personal philosophy of education.




2.75 GPA; Consent of Education Advisor; 05-240; 54-242 or 53-312.