Wilfrid Laurier University Undergraduate Academic Calendar - 2011/2012
Canadian Excellence

Teaching Methods: Social Studies, History and Geography
0.5 Credit

This course will provide an advanced practical and theoretical overview to teaching social studies at the junior level and history and geography at the intermediate level. Topics include: (1) approaches to learning and teaching of the basic concepts of social studies, history and geography; (2) approaches to teaching the habits of mind, skills, and strategies of social studies, history and geography; (3) assessment and evaluation strategies; (4) attitudes towards teaching and learning social studies; and (5) professional leadership.

Additional Course Information
36 hours