Social Science for Teachers Grades 6-12 (MA)
Tentative course schedule
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- Summer 2015
HISUS 5160 U.S. History from 1929 to 1960 -- 3 unit(s)
U.S. history from the Great Crash through the Eisenhower Era, emphasizing the Great Depression and New Deal of 1930s, World War II at home and abroad in the 1940s and postwar issues including the Cold War and economic prosperity. Prerequisite(s): junior standing.
POL AMER 5130 Iowa Politics -- 3 unit(s)
Emphasis placed on the origins of Iowa’s governmental structure, the three branches of government, and its unique role in presidential politics. Will examine some of the perennial issues facing the state.
- Fall 2015
GEOG 5150 Regional Geography of Iowa -- 3 unit(s)
Study of geography of selected region including evolution and dynamics of its cultural, social, economic, political, and environmental dimensions. May be repeated on different regions. Prerequisite(s): junior standing.
- Spring 2016
HISUS 6289 Seminar
-- 3 unit(s) Topic: Teaching U.S. HistoryCourse details and enrollment information
- Summer 2016
PSYCH XXXX Seminar -- 3 unit(s)
HIST 6286 Studies in Africa -- 1 unit(s)
HIST 6286 Studies in China -- 1 unit(s)
HIST 6286 Studies in India -- 1 unit(s)
- Fall 2016
PSYCH 5303 Health Psychology -- 3 unit(s)
Overview of the contribution of social, personality and clinical psychology to: a) an understanding of the psycho-social variables affecting physical illness and disease; b) the development of assessment and intervention strategies for comprehensive illness management and rehabilitation; and c) the promotion and maintenance of health-enhancing behavior. Prerequisite(s): PSYCH 1001; junior standing.
- Spring 2017
SOC 6286 Studies in Social Problems -- 3 unit(s)
- Summer 2017
HISUS 6289 Seminar
-- 3 unit(s) Topic: Teaching U.S. History
XXXX 6299 Research Project
-- 3 unit(s)