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2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog 
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

CISC 357 - Field Experiences in Teaching Computing (1 to 3cr.)

Credit(s): 1-3
Component: Lecture
Introduction to computer science teaching methodology which is immediately put into practice in local schools. Lectures hone teaching and classroom skills while examining the state of CS education in terms of pedagogy, AP exams, and K-12 requirements. Students produce written lesson plans, journals, and collaborative projects.
Repeatable: Y Allowed Units: 3 Grading Basis: Student Option
PREREQ: CISC 101  or CISC 103  or CISC 106  or CISC 108 . RESTRICTIONS: Student must have sufficient time in their schedule to visit schools weekly between 9am and 3pm. Students must pass a background check that clears them for teaching. Cannot be used as a technical elective by CISC or INSY majors.
Additional University Requirement(s): Discovery Learning Experience Course Typically Offered: Fall and Spring