PHSC3233: Science Education in the Secondary School
Cross-listed: BIOL 3233
Prerequisites: 16 hours in biology or 16 hours in physical science and SEED 2002.
This course will examine the issues of nature and history of science, developing lessons and assessments, and science education standards for the prospective secondary school teacher. Curriculum development, including assessment and planning skills, utilizing various instructional media and inquiry methodology are emphasized. Design and execution of learning activities for a secondary school setting are required.
Lecture two hours, laboratory two hours. $20 laboratory fee.