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Courses - Fall 2017
EDPS
Education Policy Studies
EDPS210
Historical and Philosophical Perspectives on Education
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
CORE: HO
GenEd: DSHU
Credit only granted for: EDPL210 or EDPS210.
Formerly: EDPL210.
An examination of illustrative historical and philosophical examples of the interplay of ideas and events in the shaping of educational aims and practices from ancient cultures to modern technological societies.
EDPS301
Foundations of Education
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
GenEd: DSHS
Credit only granted for: EDPL301 or EDPS301.
Formerly: EDPL301.
Social context of education and conflicts over philosophies, values, an goals that are reflected in educational institutions in our pluralistic society. Helps teachers become reflective, critical thinkers about the social and philosophical issues they face and the choices they make.
EDPS489
(Perm Req)
Field Experiences in Education
Credits: 1 - 4
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
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EDPS498
(Perm Req)
Special Problems in Education
Credits: 1 - 3
Grad Meth: Reg, P-F, Aud
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EDPS615
Economics of Education
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
Credit only granted for: EDHI615, EDPL615, or EDPS625.
Formerly: EDPL615.
An introduction to the application of economic principles to the study of education policy. The course content revolves around issues of efficiency, equity, and freedom of choice. Specific attention is devoted to school finance litigation and reform, practices for raising and allocating resources, and education productivity issues.
EDPS620
Education Policy Analysis
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
Credit only granted for: EDHI620, EDPL620, or EDPS620.
Formerly: EDPL620.
Policy making in education from planning to evaluation with emphasis on the identification of policy problems and the resources available to analysts through multi-disciplinary approaches. An introductory experience with education policy analysis.
EDPS679
Master's Seminar
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
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EDPS703
Quantitative Applicaltions for Education Policy Analysis
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
Prerequisite: EDMS645; or students who have taken courses with comparable content may contact the department.
Recommended: EDMS646; or EDMS651. Or EDMS646; and EDMS651.
Credit only granted for: EDHI703, EDPL703, EDPL788U, or EDPS703.
Formerly: EDPL703.
Students use quantitative applications and secondary datasets to investigate social problems and education policies. Emphasis on the use of quasi-experimental designs and regression techniques to frame education issues, analyze, and recommend policies.
EDPS735
Phenomenological Inquiry I
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
Credit only granted for: EDHI735, EDPL735, or EDPS735.
Formerly: EDPL735.
Philosophic grounding for phenomenological inquiry at a beginning level Guided writing practice in doing phenomenological inquiry is provided on a selected lived experience phenomenon.
EDPS751
Law, Equity, and Diversity in Education
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
Prerequisite: EDHI651 or EDHI671; or permission of instructor.
Credit only granted for: EDHI751, EDPL751, or EDPS751.
Formerly: EDPL751.
An examination of 'dilemmas of difference' on selected issues that arise at the intersection of law and education policy. Dilemmas and value conflicts imbedded in modern federal and state case law dealing with race, gender, sexual orientation, religion and disability.
EDPS788P
Special Topics in Education Policy and Administration; Core I
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
EDPS788V
Special Topics in Education Policy and Administration; History of Curriculum
Credits: 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
EDPS789
Doctoral Practicum in Administration and Supervision
Credits: 1 - 3
Grad Meth: S-F
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EDPS798
(Perm Req)
Special Problems in Education
Credits: 1 - 6
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
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EDPS799
Master's Thesis Research
Credits: 1 - 6
Grad Meth: Reg, S-F
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EDPS888
Apprenticeship in Education
Credits: 1 - 3
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
EDPS889
(Perm Req)
Internship in Education
Credits: 3 - 8
Grad Meth: Reg, Aud
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EDPS898
Pre-Candidacy Research
Credits: 1 - 8
Grad Meth: Reg
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EDPS899
(Perm Req)
Doctoral Dissertation Research
Credits: 1 - 8
Grad Meth: Reg, S-F
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