Cochise College

CATALOG 2015-16

EDU 201 Introduction to Education (3)

Prerequisite(s): ENG 101 or concurrent enrollment, and RDG 122 or exemption.

An overview of public education: the education profession, educational institutions, and educational systems within American society. Includes the study of current educational issues and of educators’ roles, responsibilities, and qualifications; and offers the opportunity to apply educational theories and methodologies during 32 hours of supervised classroom observations in public school settings. Requires appropriate Department of Public Safety fingerprint clearance and related fees.

2 hours lecture, 2 hours laboratory.