NYU Steinhardt

Introduction to Philosophy of Education

  • Course Number: PHED-UE 1003
  • Hours: 30
  • Units: 2
  • Description: Assumptions & implications of educational theory & practice; teaching & learning, the structure of knowledge, impact of the behavioral sciences; indoctrination & social & political influences on education. Readings from historical & contemporary sources. Emphasis on both ethics & epistemology.
  • Old Course Number: E50.1003