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EDUC 417 School and Society (GE D1, UD D)

ID : 364    Academic Unit : 3, class 1101
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A critical examination of current issues in today's schools and future directions in education through the perspectives of history, philosophy, sociology, anthropology, and the politics of education. Content includes: trends, movements, and issues of the development of our present-day school systems and current educational practice; development of an individual philosophy of education through examination and evaluation of educational philosophies from early Greek through modern/post-modern thought; analysis of American society and its effect on the functioning of schools; the role of explicit and implicit cultural assumptions in educational contexts; and the influence of federal, state, and local governing agencies, the knowledge industry, and special-interest groups on education. Grade only. Satisfies GE, Area D1 (Individual and Society). Restricted to: juniors, seniors CRED, CREDC, CREDP, CRED2, plan of EDUC-MA and to credential student group (RUCR).

Class Details

15 Sessions
Weekly - Tue, Wed, Thu, Mon

Sonoma State University

Suzanne O'Keeffe 



Registration Closes On
Tuesday, May 26, 2020 @ 12:00 AM

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Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s)
5/26/2020 - 6/18/2020 Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM Rohnert Park, Sonoma State University  Map, Room: Salazar 2014 Suzanne O'Keeffe 

Other Class Offerings

EDUC 417 School and Society (GE D1, UD D)
ID: 365

06/22/20 - 07/16/20
Weekly - Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu

Sonoma State University