NYU Steinhardt

Masters Seminar in Social Studies

  • Course Number: SOCED-GE 2146
  • Hours: 30
  • Units: 3
  • Description: An introduction to the history, theory & practice of social studies education. Using approaches drawn from history, the humanities, cultural studies, & political science, it aims to guide students through a study of the social studies curriculum; pedagogical theories & goals; educational methods & practices, including technology-based skills; & assessment philosophies & strategies. In doing so, the course seeks to provide students with the resources, tools, & support necessary for them to develop effective educational practices of their own.
  • Old Course Number: E23.2146