SSE: Social Studies Education Courses

College:Arts, Social Sciences and Humanities

Courses

SSE 3905   Directed Study

1-12 sh (may be repeated indefinitely for credit)

SSE 4113   Social Studies for Elementary Teachers

3 sh (may not be repeated for credit)

This course will provide students with instructional strategies and materials for teaching a contemporary program in social studies in the elementary school. Students will creatively interact with history, geography, civics and economics. Particular attention will be paid to citizenship education, multicultural understandings and 21st century models for teaching social studies.

SSE 4324   Teaching Social Studies in the Middle and Secondary Schools

3 sh (may not be repeated for credit)

This course will provide students with instructional strategies and materials for teaching a contemporary program in social studies in the secondary school. Students will creatively interact with history, geography, civics and economics. Particular attention will be paid to citizenship education, multicultural understandings and 21st century models for teaching social studies.

SSE 4905   Directed Study

1-12 sh (may be repeated indefinitely for credit)

SSE 5045   Teaching Social Studies for the Intermediate Learner

3 sh (may not be repeated for credit)

Instructional methods and materials for teaching a contemporary program in social studies in middle and high school. Includes citizenship education and multicultural understandings; current trends and models teaching social studies. Permission is required.

SSE 6326   Teaching Social Studies in Middle and Secondary Level Education

3 sh (may not be repeated for credit)
Prerequisite: EDM 6944* OR ESE 6944*

Analysis and evaluation of new programs and practices in teaching middle and secondary school social studies in terms of rationale, structure of disciplines, teaching strategies, and models; development, implementation and demonstration of creative teaching techniques designed to improve pupils' and teachers' understandings of and attitudes toward the study of social studies. Admission to Teacher Education and permission is required.

SSE 6905   Directed Study

1-12 sh (may be repeated indefinitely for credit)

SSE 7905   Directed Study

1-12 sh (may be repeated indefinitely for credit)