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Spring Term 2014 TOP: EDUCATING FOR CREATIVITY - 3931 - EDST 450
Registration for this term is over. Changes or corrections to registration now by petition only. Students should contact their academic advisor.
The second week of classes has begun. Approval of the instructor is now required for registration.


Prerequisites/Notes: Sophomore standing and one course in education studies or instructor approval

Catalog Description : This seminar explores issues in contemporary education. Topics vary by term and focus on controversies or innovations in educational systems, practices, and policy or in the relations between school and society. May be repeated when topic is different.

Topic for Spring 2014: Educating for Creativity
In this course, we'll explore the nature of creativity and the role of creative thinking in diverse areas of study, work, and everyday life. We'll also examine critiques of traditional education's impact on the development of creativity and look for approaches that show greater promise. From our shared readings and discussions, students will develop inquiries or projects of personal interest, which may involve fieldwork in local schools or community organizations.



Attributes: Social Science Div GER (01cr), BM Social Science (01cr), Advanced Course


Term

Spring Term 2014

Instructors

Robert F. Williams

Course

EDST 450

Grade Mode

Standard

Title

TOP: EDUCATING FOR CREATIVITY

Final Exam

Wednesday, Jun 11, 2014 03:00 p.m. - 05:30 p.m.

CRN

3931

Status

Active

Class Time

02:30-04:20 TR BRIG 119

Start-End Date

Mar 31, 2014-Jun 11, 2014

Campus

Appleton Main Campus

Units

6

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Maximum

Number registered

Enrollment:

Unlimited

11