SOCIAL STUDY





SSCI 5580 - Social Studies Concepts and

Issues............................................................3.00 credits

The application of basic social science concepts, skills and processes to the analysis of critical social issues. An interdisciplinary, analytic approach to defining, analyzing and evaluating alternative solutions to local, national and international issues will be undertaken.


SSCI 5582 - Young Child and His or Her

Culture.........................................................3.00 credits

Study of the social, political, geographic, economic and technological forces that shape the child's world. Emphasis on the concomitant skills of the presentation of relevant information about such forces.


SSCI 5583 - Social Studies for Global

Understanding............................................ 3.00 credits

Social sciences concepts related to a global perspective will be explored through methodologies of history and the social sciences. Students will be encouraged to clarify their own values regarding a global perspective of education.


SSCI 5584 - Concepts and Problems in Law-Related

Education....................................................3.00 credits

Presentation of information to assist students in teaching the following law-related areas: criminal justice, crime resistance, consumer litigation, family, juvenile and school law.