Undergraduate Course Catalog 2008-2009
COURSE: 53-317 Special Methods: Teaching Mathematics in Grades 6-12 (3)
This course provides a concentration on methods and approaches to mathematics teaching at the middle and secondary school levels. Students become familiar with current recommendations for reform in mathematics instruction. Students also become familiar with methods for designing and modifying curriculum units. This course provides micro-teaching and reflective analysis. Prerequisite: 2.75 GPA; Consent of Education Advisor. This is a pre-service course. Candidates should have completed most of their required major courses prior to taking this class.