Academic Calendar 2017/2018 - Science Education (Junior/Intermediate)
EDUC 4344 Science Education (Junior/Intermediate)
Description:A rationale for curriculum design particular to science; curriculum guidelines established by the Ontario Ministry of Education for the Junior and Intermediate Divisions; and planning appropriate curriculum units. A study of the aims, scope, sequence and structure of the curriculum in science at the Junior and Intermediate Divisions. Science - the underlying structure and framework of principles and concepts of science and technology; the development of science processes and attitudes; an investigation of current approaches and instructional strategies which link scientific understanding to child development.