Credit Course Schedules

Education/Teacher Ed Transfer - Spring 2020

Early Childhood Development — 3253
EDU 1250 – 1 credit
Elizabeth M. Starks

Students will examine the developmental stages of young children including their physical, intellectual, and social-emotional capabilities, emphasizing the wide variation in abilities and behaviors in children. The basic concepts of developmental characteristics of children from birth through eight years of age are to be understood as a foundation for planning appropriate activities for children and establishing appropriate expectations of young children. Eligibility: ENG 1510 without supports or Corequisite: ENG 1510 with supports. J occasionally; C occasionally. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown - Online

SUNY Learning Network - Jamestown
Jan 13 – Feb 24 TBD
Early Childhood Development — 3581
EDU 1250 – 1 credit
Elizabeth M. Starks

Students will examine the developmental stages of young children including their physical, intellectual, and social-emotional capabilities, emphasizing the wide variation in abilities and behaviors in children. The basic concepts of developmental characteristics of children from birth through eight years of age are to be understood as a foundation for planning appropriate activities for children and establishing appropriate expectations of young children. Eligibility: ENG 1510 without supports or Corequisite: ENG 1510 with supports. J occasionally; C occasionally. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown - Online

SUNY Learning Network - Jamestown
Jan 13 – May 11 TBD
Foundations/Education-Tchg Pro — 3219
EDU 1510 – 3 credits
Heather A. Metzger

Students will be provided with information and experiences that will be helpful in deciding whether or not a career in education seems to be an appropriate choice. This course explores the philosophical and socio-cultural roots of education. Students will also examine the political, economic, legal, and ethical basis of American education. Contemporary issues facing education will be examined within the context of teachers, students, schools, and curriculum. Students will also complete a 40 hour internship in a local school. Eligibility: ENG 1510 without supports or Corequisite: ENG 1510 with supports. J fall, spring; C spring. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown - Online

SUNY Learning Network - Jamestown
Jan 13 – May 14 TBD
Field Placement I-Education — 3222
EDU 2210 – 4 credits
Renee L. Funke

Students will gain practical experience participating in a minimum of 100 hours of supervised work in a public school or other appropriate educational setting. Students will also participate in a weekly seminar which focuses on developing knowledge of how schools and classrooms work and teamwork within the educational setting. The seminar also focuses on students' experiences, problems, and special interests. The student, faculty coordinator, and school supervising teacher work together to develop an appropriate learning experience for the student. Students are responsible for assigned readings and a weekly written log of the field experience in addition to other assignments. Prerequisite: EDU 1290 or EDU 1510 with a C or better and permission the education faculty. Application required. J fall, spring; C fall, spring. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown - Online

SUNY Learning Network - Jamestown
Jan 13 – May 14 TBD
Field Placement I-Education — 3224
EDU 2210 – 0 credits
Renee L. Funke

Students will gain practical experience participating in a minimum of 100 hours of supervised work in a public school or other appropriate educational setting. Students will also participate in a weekly seminar which focuses on developing knowledge of how schools and classrooms work and teamwork within the educational setting. The seminar also focuses on students' experiences, problems, and special interests. The student, faculty coordinator, and school supervising teacher work together to develop an appropriate learning experience for the student. Students are responsible for assigned readings and a weekly written log of the field experience in addition to other assignments. Prerequisite: EDU 1290 or EDU 1510 with a C or better and permission the education faculty. Application required. J fall, spring; C fall, spring. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown - Online

SUNY Learning Network - Jamestown
Jan 13 – May 14 TBD
Field Placement II — 3598
EDU 2220 – 3 credits
Elizabeth M. Starks

Students will gain practical experience participating in a minimum of 75 hours of supervised work in a different school or educational setting than they used in EDU 2210. Students will also participate in a weekly seminar which focuses on learning to further develop their interpersonal teaching skills. Students are responsible for assigned readings and a weekly written log of the field experience in addition to other assignments. Prerequisites: EDU 2210 with a C or better and permission of the education faculty. Application required; must be a program major. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown - Online

SUNY Learning Network - Jamestown
Jan 13 – May 14 TBD
Field Placement II — 3599
EDU 2220 – 0 credits
Elizabeth M. Starks

Students will gain practical experience participating in a minimum of 75 hours of supervised work in a different school or educational setting than they used in EDU 2210. Students will also participate in a weekly seminar which focuses on learning to further develop their interpersonal teaching skills. Students are responsible for assigned readings and a weekly written log of the field experience in addition to other assignments. Prerequisites: EDU 2210 with a C or better and permission of the education faculty. Application required; must be a program major. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown - Online

SUNY Learning Network - Jamestown
Jan 13 – May 14 TBD
Exceptional Children — 3220
EDU 2450 – 3 credits
Heather A. Metzger

Students will develop knowledge and understanding of exceptional children and youth, the ways they are served in public schools, appropriate attitudes toward human viability, and individual differences. Current legal and instructional issues and methods are discussed. Prerequisite/Corequisite: ENG 1530; Prerequisite: PSY 1510. J occasionally; C occasionally. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown - Online

SUNY Learning Network - Jamestown
Jan 13 – May 14 TBD
Field Exp/Exceptional Child — 3225
EDU 2460 – 1 credit
Renee L. Funke

Students will spend four to five hours per week in an educational setting working one-on-one or in small groups with students with identified disabilities as well as those at risk for academic failure. A regularly scheduled on-campus seminar is part of the course. Students spend a minimum of 45 hours in their educational setting during the semester in addition to the seminar. Designed primarily for students who plan to transfer to a four-year institution to complete a baccalaureate degree in teacher education. Prerequisite/Corequisite: EDU 2450. J occasionally; C occasionally. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown - Online

SUNY Learning Network - Jamestown
Jan 13 – May 14 TBD
Field Exp/Exceptional Child — 3226
EDU 2460 – 1 credit
Renee L. Funke

Students will spend four to five hours per week in an educational setting working one-on-one or in small groups with students with identified disabilities as well as those at risk for academic failure. A regularly scheduled on-campus seminar is part of the course. Students spend a minimum of 45 hours in their educational setting during the semester in addition to the seminar. Designed primarily for students who plan to transfer to a four-year institution to complete a baccalaureate degree in teacher education. Prerequisite/Corequisite: EDU 2450. J occasionally; C occasionally. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown - Online

SUNY Learning Network - Jamestown
Jan 13 – May 14 TBD
Literacy in the Classroom — 3221
EDU 2500 – 3 credits
Kelli Spink

Students will develop a basic foundation in literacy instruction. The five components of reading, basic reading disabilities, and applications to curriculum and instruction will be explored. In addition, students will examine the basics of literacy approaches including the collection and interpretation of data. Prerequisite/Corequisite: ENG 1530. J occasionally; C occasionally. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown - Online

SUNY Learning Network - Jamestown
Jan 13 – May 14 TBD
Award Winning Young Adult Lit — 3252
EDU 2650 – 3 credits
Renee L. Funke

Students will discuss and prepare to teach a wide variety of young adult literature in various cultural settings as they examine the defining components of the adolescent experience. This course will be of particular interest to students majoring in secondary education as well as those students who enjoy reading young adult literature as the class is a study of the variety of texts written for and about adolescents. Students will read and discuss a range of assigned and self selected award-winning books. Prerequisite: ENG 1530. J spring. Master Course Syllabus

Jamestown - Online

SUNY Learning Network - Jamestown
Jan 13 – May 14 TBD