Issues in Education

EDU 6558 1 to 4 Quarter Hours
Course Level CPS - Graduate
Description Offers students an opportunity to explore in-depth a current educational issue, long-standing unresolved educational problem, and/or ways of considering innovation and change in education. The topic alternates each time the course is offered, and students are allowed to enroll each time the focus of the course changes. May be repeated up to 15 times for up to 16 total credits.

Prerequisites

Students should refer to the CPS Prerequisite Table for course prerequisite and corequisite information.

 

Course Sections

Section 01
CRN 70363
Session Fall 2017 CPS Quarter - Full Term
Class Meeting Dates 09/18/2017 to 12/16/2017
Notes "Special Topic: College Readiness
Quarter Hours: 4
Course Dates: This is a full term course that runs for 12 weeks."
 
Campus Online Campus
Course Format Online
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Section 02
CRN 70420
Session Fall 2017 CPS Quarter - Full Term
Class Meeting Dates 09/18/2017 to 12/16/2017
Instructor Erik Voss
Notes "Special Topic: Sociolinguistics
Quarter Hours: 1
Course Dates: This is a 12 week course that runs the full fall term.
Description: This one-credit seminar focuses on sociolinguistics, the field of study that examines the dynamic relationship between language and society. Students will explore major issues and questions in the field of sociolinguistics, including why and how people use language in society, how people’s age, gender, and social class affect their language use, and how languages evolve and change over time. An underlying assumption of the course is that language is a critical component of social life."
 
Campus Online Campus
Course Format Online
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Section 03
CRN 70421
Session Fall 2017 CPS Quarter - Second Half
Class Meeting Dates 10/30/2017 to 12/16/2017
Instructor Patricia Bonarrigo
Notes Special Topic: Writing
Quarter Hours: 2
Course Dates: This is a six week online course that runs October 30 - December 16, 2017.
Campus Online Campus
Course Format Online
Costs Course Cost: View Tuition Rates | Books: Visit NU Bookstore Site
Next Term Starts
  • Fall Undergraduate
    Sep 4, 2017 (7.5- and 15-week classes)
    Oct 25, 2017 (7.5-week classes)
  • Fall Graduate
    Sep 18, 2017 (6- and 12-week classes)
    Oct 30, 2017 (6-week classes)

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