Graduate Course Catalog 2007-2009
COURSE: 53-522 Characteristics and Development of the Adolescent Learner (3)
This course is intended to provide teacher candidates knowledge of educational psychology with particular emphasis on adolescent development. The course will explore physical, intellectual, emotional and social development of the adolescent learner. This course also covers the role of the middle grade teacher in assessment, coordination and referral of students to health and social services of middle school education – its philosophies, concepts and overall curriculum considerations.