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Spring Term 2020 TOP: THE PHILOSOPHY OF PLAY - 3217 - EDST 450
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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 2020: The Philosophy of the Play
Maria Montessori wrote that “the work of the child is play.” But is play also the work of all humans, child or adult? In this seminar students will examine the concept of play by reading philosophers on play, observing children and adults at play, and considering the role of play in human flourishing. Students will engage in discussion, reflective writing, and collaborative projects.



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


Term

Spring Term 2020

Instructors

Stephanie Burdick-Shepherd

Course

EDST 450

Grade Mode

Standard

Title

TOP: THE PHILOSOPHY OF PLAY

Final Exam

Tuesday, Jun 09, 2020 11:30 a.m. - 02:00 p.m.

CRN

3217

Status

Active

Class Time

12:30-02:20 TR MEMO 105

Start-End Date

Apr 06, 2020-Jun 10, 2020

Campus

Appleton Main Campus

Units

6

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