EDU 202 Introduction to Education Practicum

Credit Hours: 
1.00
Course Description: 

EDU 202 is a required 45-clock hour practicum, to be taken concurrently with the corresponding section of EDU 201 – Introduction to Education. Course assignments for students enrolled in EDU 202 will be coordinated between the EDU 201 instructor and the coordinating teacher assigned school practicum. Course topics include: the profession of teaching, the process of becoming an educator, managing a classroom, various career paths in education, teacher certification and endorsement. Activities allow students to interact with and use State resources located on the Michigan Department of Education website. (See EDU 201 for more information.)

This course is not to be taken concurrently with PSY 152. Field experience hours in PSY 152 do not count for pre-student teaching hours in EDU 202.

Prerequisites: 
ENG 131, ENG 132 and PSY 131
Co-requisites: 
CIS 221/223, EDU 201