Goucher College 2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalogue 
    Dec 09, 2023  
Goucher College 2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalogue PLEASE NOTE: This is an archived catalog. Programs are subject to change each academic year.

ED 207 - Psychological and Developmental Foundations of Education (with fieldwork) (4 Cr.)

(PSY 207)
The nature and theories of learning and development. Topics include cognitive development; the development of concepts of time, space, and numbers; classification and causality; reinforcement; transfer of training; memory and forgetting; common patterns of learning difficulties; and principles of teaching and learning. Students electing course for four credit hours must reserve one day a week from 8:30 a.m. to noon to complete a 30-hour internship. All students preparing for secondary education certification must elect the internship option for four credits Prerequisites: ED 101 (inactive) or ED 103 (inactive) or ED 104 ; and SPE 100  or permission of the instructor. Spring semester. Smith.