Socio-Cultural Diversity Educa


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Socio-Cultural Diversity Educa

Course Description

Given the rapidly changing demographics in the state and country, this course is designed to equip future teachers with the fundamental knowledge of understanding culture and teaching children from diverse backgrounds. Specifically, this course is designed to examine 1) the nature and function of culture; 2) the development of individual and group cultural identity; 3) definitions and implications of diversity; and 4) the influences of culture on learning, development and pedagogy. Ten hours of field experience are required.