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EL 720 - Seminar in Philosophy of Education

(3 units)
Critical analysis and evaluation of philosophies of education. Implications for practice of pragmatism, logical empiricism and existentialism.

Units of Lecture: 3
Student Learning Outcomes
Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:
1. demonstrate understanding of central views of Western educational philosophy.
2. demonstrate ability to analyze and clarify ideas and current issues related to education.
3. demonstrate ability to present ideas and arguments effectively, both orally and in writing.
4. discuss the relationship among theory, philosophy, and educational practice.
5. compare and contrast various philosophical perspectives.
6. discuss a minimum of three philosophies as they relate to the aims of education, teaching methodologies, curricular strategies, and leadership.


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