Course Detail

PHILOSOPHY OF EDUCATION

Subject: PHIL

Catalog Number: 270

Registration Number: 8200

Description:
Examination of educational philosophies operative in and/or relevant to the U.S. educational tradition. Designed to bring into focus the often unexamined ways in which educational goals, policies, procedures, methods, etc. are founded upon particular conceptions of the nature, purpose, and interrelations of human beings. Primary source readings are utilized to critically interrogate selected educational theories, practices, and outcomes through an examination of the philosophical and cultural assumptions and practices of their respective theorists and practitioners. Offered in alternate years. 4 credits. (UQ or US)

Instructor: Kaarina Beam
Is consent of Instructor Required? No



Course Type: LEC
Location: DAYH 108
Time: 1:05PM- 2:45PM  TTh