Educational Leadership Courses

BEF
360
Hours
3
Social Psychol Foundtns Educ

An examination of the foundations of education in a modern democratic society and the critical project of promoting social justice through schooling. Attention is also paid to how theories of human nature and the social good shape distinctive philosophies of education.

BEF
362
Hours
3
School, Culture, and Society

An examination of the foundations of education in a modern democratic society and the critical project of promoting social justice through schooling. Attention is also paid to how theories of human nature and the social good shape distinctive philosophies of education.

BEF
485
Hours
3
Language, Politics, and Education

This course provides students a broad overview of language policy and planning. Drawing on international case studies, students will identify different foci of language planning,including status, corpus, and acquisition planning, as well as the different linguistic and political views that inform policy.

BEF
490
Hours
3
Democracy, Ideology & Educ.

Students will explore the meanings and requirements of democracy, investigate how ideology functions and impacts democracy and how both democracy and ideology affects policies, practices and purposes of schooling. This course will not substitute for current and future COE requirements, including BEF 362 or 360. It will also not be used in the GPA calculation of professional studies.

CAT
100
Hours
3
Computer Concepts & Applicatn

Fundamentals of computer use in education, including software applications, keyboard functions, peripherals, utilities, and software.

CAT
200
C
Hours
3
Computer Education Application

Introduces computer applications relating to problem solving, critical thinking, instruction, data management and Web page development. Computing proficiency is required for a passing grade in this course.

Prerequisite(s): CS 102 or CAT 100 or CS 102 Placement Test (PLCS)with a minimum score of 380.
Computer Science
CAT
250
C
Hours
3
Computer Educ Curric Devel

Utilizing computer technology and computer applications in instruction. Computing proficiency is required for a passing grade in this course.

Prerequisite(s): CAT 200
Computer Science