2017-2018 Catalog

EDF 2085 Introduction to Diversity for Educators

This course is designed to provide students with an understanding of cultural diversity and its influence on education today. Characteristics of specific cultural groups will be discussed along with the applications of various multicultural approaches and instructional techniques and skills to use in the classroom. This course is a prerequisite for students who plan to study education in the State University System. A minimum of 15 hours of supervised volunteer field experience in a culturally diverse setting is required.