UNIVERSITY CATALOG: 2016-2017

Courses

EED 472. Mathematics Curriculum and Methods (3)

Prerequisites: EPC 315. Special Education students only may take SPED 400 instead of EPC 315. Admission to credential program. Recommended Pre/Corequisite: MATH 310. Restricted to Integrated Teacher Education Program candidates admitted to the Credential Program. Addresses the skills and understandings that Multiple Subject Credential candidates and Preliminary Education Specialist candidates need in order to effectively plan, …

EED 477A. Reading Instruction for Diverse Learners (3)

Prerequisite: Admission to the Integrated Teacher Education Program. This is the first of two courses designed to prepare undergraduate multiple-subject credential candidates to teach reading, speaking, listening and language across the curriculum to all students—including beginning through advanced readers, English learners and students with special needs. Teacher candidates will become familiar with historical and theoretical perspectives …

EED 477B. Literacy Instruction and English Language Development for Diverse Learners (3)

Prerequisites: EED 477A; Admission to the Integrated Teacher Education Program. Corequisites: EED 578A, EED 579A. This is the second of two courses designed to prepare multiple subject credential candidates to teach reading/language arts and English Language Development (ELD). This course emphasizes concepts of effective instruction for literacy development specific to English language learners, instructional methods …

EED 480. Science/Social Science Curriculum Methods (3)

Prerequisites: Successful completion of EED 477B; First student teaching assignment. Corequisites: EED 578D, EED 579; SPED 579, SPED 580MM. Addresses the skills and understandings that Multiple Subject Credential and Preliminary Education Specialist Credential candidates need in order to effectively plan, implement and evaluate instructional programs in science and social science for diverse student populations that …

EED 496A-Z. Experimental Topics Courses (1-3)

Selected topics in elementary education with course content to be determined.

EED 499. Independent Study (1-3)

No course description.

EED 500. Fundamentals of Teaching (3)

Prerequisite: Admission to the Multiple Subject Credential Program. Recommended Corequisite: EED 520. Through this course, credential candidates acquire the essential knowledge and skills needed to successfully teach in an elementary classroom. Major concepts, principles and theories about development and learning are applied to the design and implementation of instruction and assessment, and to the creation …

EED 502. Introduction to Induction (3)

Prerequisite: Admission to the Multiple or Single Subject Induction Program. This initial Induction Program course offers individuals who have earned a Multiple or Single Subject Credential a professional community that will assist the transition from teacher preparation to induction. The course provides an overview of the program and supports candidate’s development of advanced knowledge, skills …

EED 515. Basic Technology Methods (2)

Recommended Corequisite or Preparatory: EED 500 or EPC 500. Introductory course to enhance the effectiveness of teaching by beginning to learn how to use computer-based technology to plan and deliver instruction and to manage information related to teaching. Additionally, credential candidates become aware of legal and ethical issues related to a teacher’s use of technology …

EED 520. Reading Instruction for Diverse Learners (3)

Prerequisite: Restricted to candidates officially admitted to the multiple subject credential program. Prerequisite/Corequisite: EED 500/EPC 500. This course prepares post-baccalaureate multiple subject credential candidates to teach reading, speaking, listening, and language across the curriculum to all students—including beginning through advanced readers, English learners, and students with special needs. Teacher candidates will become familiar with historical …

EED 525. Bilingual and Bicultural Teaching in the Elementary School (3)

This is a required course for all Multiple Subject BCLAD Emphasis Credential program candidates. Evidence of bi-literacy proficiency (passage of required CSET LOTE exam) in all four modes of literacy in the primary language (Spanish, Korean, Armenian; and Cambodian, Cantonese, Mandarin and Vietnamese through the CSU Asian BCLAD Consortium) and English language is required of …

EED 550A-F. Student Teaching in the Elementary School (1-6)

Recommended Corequisite: Enrollment in required multiple subject credential coursework. Specially arranged student teaching for students not in the regular student teaching program. Open to students only upon departmental approval.

EED 550B 1. Supervised Field Work and Seminar (2)

Prerequisites: Admission to the Multiple Subject University Internship Credential Program; Currently a teacher-of-record for a K-8 classroom. Recommended Corequisite: Enrollment or completion of EED 500 and EED 520. The combined field work and seminar format of this course assists the intern in establishing connections among course content, theories of teaching and learning, and classroom pedagogy. …

EED 550B 2. Supervised Field Work and Seminar (2)

Prerequisites: EED 500, EED 550B(1) and EED 520; Admission to the Multiple Subject University Internship Credential Program; Currently a teacher-of-record for a K-8 classroom. Recommended Corequisites: Enrollment in or completion of EED 565M, EED 577; SPED 401C. The combined field work and seminar format of this course assists the intern in establishing connections among course …

EED 550B 3. Supervised Field Work (2)

Prerequisites: EED 500 (or EPC 500), EED 520, EED 565M, EED 577; SPEC 401C; Admission to the Multiple Subject Credential Program–University Internship Pathway; Currently a teacher of record for a K-8 classroom; Verification of eligibility from Credential Office. Corequisite: EED 559C. Recommended Pre/Corequisites: Enrollment in or completion of ELPS 417/CHS 417/AFRS 417/AAS 417/ARMN 417, EED …

EED 551A-F. Supervised Practicum Seminar (1-6)

Prerequisites: 6 units of EED 550 and all methods courses or concurrent enrollment in remaining methods courses; Clearance from the Credential Office. Required for candidates in the Multiple Subject University Internship Program. EED 551 is the last field work course in the Internship Program. The field experience takes place in the candidate’s own classroom and …

EED 551C. Supervised Practicum (3)

Prerequisites: EED 500 (or EPC 500), EED 520, EED 550B(1), EED 550B(2), EED 550B(3), EED 559C, EED 565M, EED 575, EED 577; ELPS 417/CHS 417/AFRS 417/AAS 417/ARMN 417; SPED 401C; Admission to the Multiple Subject Credential Program–University Internship Pathway; Currently a teacher of record for a K-8 classroom; Verification of eligibility from Credential Office; Documentation …

EED 559C. Supervised Field Work Seminar (2)

Prerequisites/Corequisites: EED 500 (or EPC 500), EED 520, EED 565M. Corequisite: EED 560C or EED 567ACT. This course is a 2-unit supervised field work seminar for students completing the Traditional, Accelerated Collaborative Teacher (ACT) Preparation or Internship pathway for Multiple Subject Credential candidates. The seminar provides opportunities for candidates to reflect on and analyze field …

EED 559F. Student Teaching Seminar (1)

Prerequisites: EED 550B(3), EED 560C or EED 567ACT; EED 559C. Corequisites: EED 551C, EED 561F or EED 568ACT. This course is a 1-unit supervised field work seminar for Multiple Subject Credential candidates completing the Traditional, Accelerated Collaborative Teacher (ACT) Preparation and Internship pathways. The seminar provides opportunities for candidates to reflect on and analyze field …

EED 560A-F. Supervised Field Experience and Seminar (1-6)

Prerequisites: Admission to the Multiple Subject Credential Program; Verification of application for all clearances from Credential Office. Corequisite: Enrollment in required Multiple Subject Credential coursework. Supervised Field Experience and Seminar is designed for Multiple Subject Credential candidates who will be placed with a collaborating classroom teacher at a school site. The combined field work and …

EED 560C. Supervised Field Work (3)

Prerequisites: Admission to the Multiple Subject Credential Program. Verification of eligibility from Credential Office. Pre/Corequisites: EED 500 (or EPC 500), EED 520, EED 565M. Corequisite: EED 559C. EED 560C is the first of two substantive field experiences in the Multiple Subject Credential Program–Traditional Pathway. The field experience takes place in participating public schools and provides …

EED 561F. Student Teaching (6)

Prerequisites: EED 559C, EED 560C; Admission to the Multiple Subject Credential Program; Verification of eligibility from Credential Office. Corequisite: EED 559F. Pre/Corequisites: EED 515, EED 565S, EED 575, EED 577; AAS 417/AFRS 417/ARMN 417/CHS 417/ELPS 417; HSCI 496TH; KIN 595PE; SPED 420. EED 561F is the second of two substantive field experiences in the Multiple Subject …

EED 565M. Mathematics Curriculum and Methods (3)

Prerequisite: Admission to the Multiple Subject or Educational Specialist Credential Program. Pre/Corequisite: EED 500 or EPC 500. Prerequisite met if EPC 315 or, for Special Education students only, if SPED 400 was taken at the undergraduate level. Addresses the skills and understandings that Multiple Subject Credential candidates and Education Specialist candidates need in order to effectively …

EED 565S. Science Curriculum and Methods (3)

Prerequisites: Admission to the Multiple Subject Credential Program; EED 500/EPC 500 Fundamentals of Teaching; EED 520 Teaching Reading in the Elementary School; EED 565M Mathematics Curriculum and Methods. This course addresses the skills and understandings that Multiple Subject Credential candidates need in order to effectively plan, implement, and evaluate instructional programs in science, including those …

EED 567ACT. Supervised Field Work (4)

Prerequisite: Admission to the ACT Preparation Program. Corequisites: EED 500 (or EPC 500), EED 515, EED 520, EED 559C, EED 565M, EED 577; ELPS 541A; SPED 541B. Restricted to candidates admitted to the Accelerated Collaborative Teacher Preparation Program and offered in the Fall Semester only. EED 567ACT is the first field experience for Multiple Subject …

EED 568ACT. Student Teaching (6)

Prerequisites: EED 559C, EED 567ACT; Admission to the ACT Preparation Program; Verification of eligibility from Credential Office. Corequisites: EED 559F, EED 565S, EED 575; ELPS 542A; HSCI 496TH; KIN 595PE; SPED 542B. EED 568ACT is the second field experience in the ACT Pathway and the culminating student teaching experience for Multiple Subject Credential candidates enrolled …

EED 570. ESL Instruction in Bilingual and Multilingual Classrooms (3)

Prerequisite: Admission to the Multiple Subject Credential program or department consent. Prepares credential candidates to teach English as a Second Language in a bilingual or multilingual setting at the elementary-school level. Emphasis on strategies and materials designed to facilitate second language learning based on the nature of language acquisition. Provides opportunity for curriculum development in …

EED 570M. Elementary School Curriculum (3)

Prerequisite: Admission to Teacher Education Program. A methods course teaching the basic content and competencies required for effective instruction in elementary school language arts and social sciences. May be taken prior to or concurrently with EED 571ST–Student Teaching. If taken concurrently with student teaching, students must receive prior clearance for student teaching from the Credential Preparation …

EED 570MAK. Elementary School Curriculum (3)

Prerequisite: Admission to Teacher Education Program. Same as EED 570M except instruction in the primary language, transference of skills to English and organizational approaches specific to bilingual education are emphasized. Primarily for Korean/English and Armenian/English bilingual credential candidates in the Multiple Subject–Bilingual, Cross-cultural, Language and Academic Development Emphasis Credential Program. May be taken prior to or …

EED 570MBL. Elementary School Curriculum (3)

Prerequisite: Admission to Teacher Education Program. Taught in Spanish and English and designed primarily for Spanish/English bilingual credential candidates in the Multiple Subject–Bilingual, Cross-cultural, Language and Academic Development Emphasis Credential Program. A methods course teaching the basic content and competencies required for effective instruction in elementary school language arts and social sciences. May be taken …

EED 571ST. Student Teaching in the Elementary School (6)

Prerequisite: Completion of Methods Coursework. Recommended Corequisite: With prior approval, EED 570M may be taken concurrently with EED 571ST. See the Credential Preparation Office for details on admission to student teaching and concurrent enrollment in 570M. Student teaching for the Multiple Subject Credential and the Multiple Subject–Cross-cultural, Language and Academic Development Emphasis Credential. See the detailed …

EED 575. Integrated Social Studies and Arts Curriculum and Methods (3)

Prerequisites: EED 500/EPC 500, EED 520, EED 565M; Pre/Corequisite: EED 577. A methods course teaching the basic content and competencies required for effective instruction in elementary school social studies and visual-performing arts. It is offered concurrently with a student teaching assignment. Opportunity for interdisciplinary curriculum development will be provided.

EED 577. Language Arts Instruction and English Language Development (3)

Prerequisites: EED 500/EPC 500 (may be taken concurrently). Admission to the credential program; Successful prior completion or concurrent enrollment in EED 520. This course emphasizes instructional approaches for literacy development specific to English language learners, language arts, and writing methods within the context of a comprehensive, developmental literacy program, and within content area literacy. Students …

EED 578A-D. Student Teaching in the Elementary School (3-6)

Prerequisites: Admission to Multiple Subject Credential program and/or Education Specialist Credential (Mild/Moderate Disabilities) Program; Admission to student teaching. EED/SPED 578A-D is a field experience in the Multiple Subject Credential Program and/or Education Specialist Credential (Mild/Moderate Disabilities) Program. The field experience takes place in a participating public elementary school and provides opportunities for the credential candidate …

EED 578A. Student Teaching (3)

Prerequisites: Admission to Multiple Subject Credential Program; Admission to student teaching. Corequisites: EED 477B and EED 579A. EED 578A is a field experience in the Multiple Subject Credential Program. The field experience takes place in public elementary schools, and provides opportunities for the credential candidate to work under the daily direction and guidance of a …

EED 578D. Student Teaching (6)

Recommended Prerequisites: Admission to Multiple Subject Credential Program; Admission to student teaching. Corequisites: EED 480 and EED 579D. The field experience takes place in a participating public elementary school and provides opportunities for the credential candidate to work under the daily direction and guidance of a qualified supervising elementary teacher who exemplifies best practices in …

EED 579A. Student Teaching Seminar (2)

Prerequisites: Admission to Multiple Subject Credential program; Admission to student teaching. Corequisite: EED 578A. This course is a 2-unit student teaching seminar in the Multiple Subject Credential Program. The seminar provides opportunities for candidates to reflect on and analyze field work experiences. Student teachers learn to: (1) assess their needs; (2) gather data; (3) analyze …

EED 579D. Student Teaching Seminar (1)

Prerequisites: Admission to Multiple Subject Credential program; admission to student teaching. Corequisite: EED 578D. This course is a 1-unit student teaching seminar in the Multiple Subject Credential program. The seminar provides opportunities for candidates to reflect upon and analyze field work experiences. Student teachers learn to (1) assess their needs, (2) gather data, (3) analyze …

EED 581ST. Student Teaching in the Elementary School (6)

Prerequisite: Completion of all methods coursework or department consent. Recommended Corequisite or Preparatory: EED 580M. Student teaching for the Multiple Subject and the Multiple Subject—Cross-cultural, Language and Academic Development Emphasis Credential. See the detailed description of student teaching in the Credential Section. Inquire at the Credential Preparation Office for application date deadlines. EED 571ST and …

EED 595J. Lesson Design Study: Developing Best Practices (3)

Prerequisite: Admission to the Master of Arts in Education, Teaching and Learning. Preparatory: Completion of the California preliminary credential or equivalent initial teaching credential; Employed as a K-12 classroom teacher in LAUSD. The curriculum addresses the candidates’ goals as beginning teachers, builds upon the foundation established in the preliminary credential program, meets the California standards …

EED 595M. Making Sense of Learning and Teaching Through the Research Process (3)

Prerequisite: Admission to the Master of Arts in Education, Teaching and Learning. The curriculum addresses the candidates’ goals as practicing teachers, builds upon the foundation established in a teacher induction program, aligns with the California standards for the teaching profession (CSTP), and applies conceptual knowledge to practice ways in that engage candidates in important issues …

EED 595N. Improving Learning and Teaching Through the Research and Leadership (3)

Prerequisite: EED 595M. The curriculum addresses the candidates’ goals as practicing teachers, builds upon the foundation established in EED 595M—Making Sense of Learning and Teaching Through the Research Process, aligns with the California standards for the teaching profession (CSTP), and applies conceptual knowledge to practice in ways that engage candidates in important issues of theory …

EED 601. Curriculum, Instruction and the Reflective Teacher (3)

Prerequisite: Completion of Student Teaching. In addition to exploring the philosophical and research bases for instructional practices and instructional decision making, the course examines curricular theories and their influence on teaching/learning. Contemporary educational research and literature provide a framework for examining fundamental issues in education and their impact on current practices. Opportunities to engage in …

EED 602. Applying Technology to Curricular Goals (3)

Prerequisite: EED 513. Advanced-level course in the use of computers in the elementary school curriculum. Primary emphasis is on applications in the various curricular areas in the self-contained classroom with one, two or more computers. Content includes such practical and theoretical considerations as manipulating and analyzing data, communicating through a variety of electronic media, interacting and …

EED 610. Research in Elementary Education (3)

Prerequisite: Completion of Multiple Subject Credential; Completion required within first 9 units in Master of Arts degree program; Must be taken prior to all graduate seminar courses. Survey and analysis of research in elementary education, chiefly in areas of contemporary interest that cut across all curricular fields. Emphasis is on learning to use a wide …

EED 616. Microcomputers and Technology in the Development of English/Language Arts (3)

Prerequisites: EED 520 and EED 613 or equivalent. Theory and practice in the development of reading and writing through the use of microcomputers, software and related technology. Topics include basic principles of reading and writing instruction; selection and use of microcomputer software in teaching reading and writing; word processing and data base management; microcomputer-based literacy …

EED 621. Language, Literacy and Culture Across the Curriculum (3)

Prerequisite: EED 520 or equivalent. Students explore the part that language arts play in learning course content across the curriculum. They also study how ability to read, write, speak, listen and think are developed within various content areas. Focus is on instructional strategies and assessment. Both experiential and verbal learning is considered. The unique characteristics …

EED 625A/L. Literacy Assessment and Teaching Strategies and Lab (3/1)

Prerequisites: EED 520/SED 520 or equivalent; EED 633 or SED 625ENG; Teaching experience. Corequisite: EED 625AL. Principles and procedures for the evaluation of reading and writing effectiveness are presented. Each student develops competencies in assessing literacy behavior on an individual basis, as well as in a classroom setting. Students should become adept at observations and …

EED 625B/L. Literacy Assessment and Teaching Strategies and Lab (3/1)

Prerequisite: EED 625AL/SED 625AL. Corequisite: EED 625BL. Additional principles and procedures for the evaluation of reading and writing effectiveness are presented. Each student continues to develop competencies in assessing literacy behavior on an individual basis, as well as in a classroom setting. Students should hone their skills of selecting, scoring and interpreting the results of …

EED 626. Literacy Instruction for English Learners K-12 (3)

Prerequisite: EED 520/SED 520 or equivalent. Major theories of first and second language acquisition and literacy development specific to second language learners are presented in this seminar for both monolingual and bilingual classroom teachers. Additionally, the importance of varied instructional approaches in the development of oral language, reading and writing are discussed. Research on variables …

EED 627A. Individualization in Reading (1)

Prerequisite: EED 520. Focuses on the theoretical and practical considerations involved in individualizing a reading program. Attention is paid to assessment techniques, learning centers, classroom organization and management. Various types of programs are analyzed, and consideration is given to the design of individualized programs in reading that can be implemented in the classroom. (Cross-listed with …

EED 627C. Developing Reading Skills Through High Interest/Low Readability Materials (1)

Prerequisite: EED 520. Focuses on developing reading skills through the use of high-interest literature in the areas of poetry, fiction, drama, thematic units and the media. (Cross-listed with SED 627C.)

EED 627D. Reading in the Content Areas (1)

Prerequisite: EED 520. Specific reading skills required in various subject fields are identified and methods of teaching these are explored. Diagnosis and correction of the difficulties peculiar to reading in the several content areas receive emphasis. Students who have completed EED 621 should not select this particular course. (Cross-listed with SED 627D.)

EED 627E. State Frameworks in Reading and English (1)

Prerequisite: EED 520. Focuses on the Reading and English Language Frameworks. Student develops competencies in the implementation of the frameworks and the utilization of the state textbook adoption process. (Cross-listed with SED 627E.)

EED 627G. In-Service Education in Reading (1)

Prerequisite: EED 520. Focuses on various aspects of in-service education in the field of reading. It develops competencies of students to design and implement in-service activities in public and private schools. (Cross-listed with SED 627G.)

EED 627I. Teaching Critical Reading Skills (1)

Prerequisite: EED 520 or SED 520. Focuses on the components of teaching critical reading and the implementation of a program of critical reading activities in the classroom. (Cross-listed with SED 627I.)

EED 628. Language and Literacy Programs: Leadership, Planning and Evaluation (3)

Prerequisite: EED 625A/L/SED 625A/L, EED 625B/L/SED 625B/L or instructor consent. Principles of designing, organizing, coordinating and evaluating a variety of bilingual/multilingual programs as well as literacy programs (e.g., K-12 integrated language arts programs, corrective reading/writing programs, programs for students at risk) are presented. Students develop competencies in planning, conducting and evaluating staff development in language and …

EED 633. Seminar in Elementary School Language Arts Education (3)

Prerequisites: EED 601; Graduate standing. Advanced curriculum course in language arts for the teacher of elementary school children. Major emphasis of the course is on the theory and the research relevant to the study of the nature of the language arts, and to the current trends and developments in teaching language arts with an interdisciplinary …

EED 638. Seminar in Elementary School Social Studies Education (3)

Prerequisites: EED 610; Graduate standing. Advanced curriculum course in elementary school social studies. Identification of current problems in the field of the social studies, with extensive exploration of the professional interdisciplinary literature related to rationale of and potential approaches to resolving such problems. Emphasis of the course will be theory and research.

EED 643. Seminar in Elementary School Mathematics Education (3)

Prerequisites: EED 610; Graduate standing. Graduate course in education on the research in elementary school mathematics. Course emphasis on analysis of research in education and related fields, current curricular projects, trends and issues, modern learning and pedagogical theory, and student development of a researchable project.

EED 648. Seminar in Elementary School Science Education (3)

Prerequisites: EED 610; Graduate standing. Advanced curriculum course in elementary school science for teachers. Major emphasis of the course will include theory and research related to contemporary aspects of elementary school science. Current trends and issues are examined in relation to current developments stressing an interdisciplinary approach to science. A research project, using elementary school …

EED 649. Elementary School Interdisciplinary Arts Education (3)

Prerequisite: Completion of student teaching. An interdisciplinary methods course focusing on the meaning, role and teaching strategies of the arts in the elementary school curriculum. The course: (1) provides opportunities for exploration and understanding of dance, music, drama and visual arts; (2) seeks strategies for integrating two or more of the arts; and (3) applies …

EED 651. Induction and Curriculum Assessment (3)

Prerequisite: Admission to master’s program in Elementary or Secondary Education. Participants will acquire both practical knowledge and theoretical approaches to assessment of diverse student learning. This course examines and critically analyzes assessments based on national and state standards. The course also explores seminal and contemporary educational research literature that addresses the issues of engaging and …

EED 652. Creativity and the School (3)

Focus on identifying, generating and extending a range of behaviors and conditions that will increase creative productivity in the classroom, with an initial examination of the historical events and psychological components that pertain to the process and products of creativity. (Cross-listed with EPC 640.)

EED 672. Family Literacy and Community Assets: Teacher Advocacy in Multicultural/Multilingual Settings (3)

Corequisites: EED 601. Preparatory: EED 600. This course is an introduction to current theories, methods and best practices of advocating for parents, children, and families in multilingual, multicultural and diverse settings. Research related to parent involvement, family literacy, and community/parent-initiated legislation will be examined. Students will evaluate various models of school/community partnerships. The course explores strategies …

EED 675. Bilingual/Multilingual Teaching Strategies (3)

Prerequisite: EED 610 or equivalent or instructor consent. Students evaluate research on bilingual/multilingual teaching methods and strategies. Emphasis is placed on relating research findings to instructional decision making. Includes modeling, developing and validating effective teaching strategies that provide English learners access to the core curriculum. Bilingual/multilingual refers to bilingual/bicultural and multilingual/multicultural settings. (Cross-listed with SED …

EED 676. Multicultural Arts Education (3)

Prerequisite: EED 601. Corequisite: EED 610. This interdisciplinary methods/research course is focused on the meaning, role, and teaching strategies of the arts in multicultural communities. The course provides an overview of how dance, music, drama and visual arts create meaning in diverse cultures in the surrounding geographic area. In addition, an in-depth review of literature and …

EED 681. Classroom Communication and Management Methods (3)

Prerequisite: Admission to the Multiple Subject Credential Program or classroom teacher. Focuses on the theoretical basis for and the practical implementation of several approaches to classroom management and communication. Emphasis is on the interrelationship between management and the instructional process (e.g., students’ motivation and characteristics, curriculum considerations, assessment components.) (Cross-listed with EPC 681.)

EED 686. The Roles of Teachers, Paraprofessionals and Volunteers in Today’s Schools (3)

Focuses on the constructive interaction of teachers in the regular classroom with paraprofessionals, parent and other community volunteers, and cross-age tutors forming an instructional team. The roles of each will be delineated with effective interaction and communication behaviors outlined for successful work with the youngsters in the classroom.

EED 695A-Z. Seminar in Selected Studies (3)

Prerequisite: Graduate standing. Special seminars in selected topics in: (A) Early Childhood Education; and (B) Elementary Education.

EED 696. Directed Graduate Research (1-3)

Prerequisites: EED 610; Classified graduate status; Approval by graduate coordinator. Advanced survey and analysis of research in elementary education leading toward preparation of thesis proposal.

EED 697. Directed Comprehensive Studies (0-3)

Prerequisite: Prior completion of all course requirements for the master’s degree.

EED 698. Thesis or Graduate Project (3-6)

Prerequisites: Graduate standing and completion of EED 610 Research in Elementary Education. A thesis on an advanced topic in the field of education.