Teaching and Training Technical Professionals (5400)

Teaching and Training Technical Professionals (5400)

301 OCCUP EMPL EXPER & SEM 1-4 credits
Provides student with knowledge of current industrial or business practice at level minimally commensurate with that associated with employment expectations of graduates of technical programs.
395 FLD EXP: TECHNICAL EDUCATION 1-3 credits
Prerequisite: upper-college standing. Supervised work with youngsters, individually and in groups in educational institutions, training and/or community settings.
400 POSTSECONDARY LEARNER 3 credits
Prerequisite or corequisite: 401 or permission. Describes characteristics of the postsecondary learner and studies issues, factors, and strategies pertinent to successful facilitation of learning in a variety of postsecondary occupational learning environments. Delivered in a totally on-line format and face to face format with web enhancements.
401 LEARNING WITH TECHNOLOGY 3 credits
Experiences in using, developing, and evaluating instructional technologies and media used for postsecondary education. Delivered in a totally on-line format and face to face format with web enhancements.
405 WORKFORCE EDUC YOUTH & ADULTS 3 credits
Prerequisite or corequisite: 401 or permission of the instructor. History and operations of current vocational education for youth and adults. Includes study of social, economic and political influences that stimulate growth and expansion of vocational education. Delivered in a totally on-line format and face to face format with web enhancements.
415 TRAIN IN BUSINESS & INDUSTRY 3 credits
Prerequisites: 401 or permission from instructor. Examine the role and mission of the training function in the modern industrial setting. Foundation for students interested in industrial trainer or training supervision positions. Delivered in a totally on-line format and face to face format with web enhancements.
420 POSTSEC INSTRUCTIONAL TECHNLGS 3 credits
Prerequisite or corequisite: 401 or permission of the instructor. Experiences in using, developing, and evaluating instructional technologies and media used for technical instruction. Delivered in a totally on-line format and face to face format with web enhancements.
430 SYS CURR DSGN FOR POSTSEC INST 3 credits
Prerequisite: 401, 420, admission to program or instructor permission. Procedure of breaking down an occupation to determine curriculum of their laboratory and classroom, developing this content into an organized sequence of instructional units. Delivered in a totally on-line format and face to face format with web enhancements.
435 SYS INST DESIGN IN POSTSEC ED 3 credits
Prerequisites or corequisites: 401, 420, 430, admission to program, or permission of instructor. Selected topics in instructional techniques appropriate in postsecondary technical education. Emphasis on instructional methods, techniques in classroom, laboratory including tests, measurements. Delivered in a totally on-line format and face to face format with web enhancements.
475 INSTRUCTIONAL PRACTICE SEMINAR 3 credits
Prerequisites: 400, 401, 405, 415, 420, 430, 435 and admission to the Postsecondary Technical Education program with a "C" or better in each 5400 course and a 2.5 or better overall GPA, May be taken with 5400:475. Micro teaching and portfolio development. Delivered in a totally on-line format and face to face format with web enhancements.
480 ST: WORKFORCE EDUC & TRAINING 1-4 credits
(May be repeated with a change in topic) Group study of special topics of critical, contemporary concern in professional education.
481 ST: TECHNICAL EDUCATION 1-4 credits
See department for course description.
490 W: TECHNICAL EDUCATION 1-3 credits
Individual work under staff guidance on curriculum problems, utilization of community resources, planning of curriculum units. Delivered in a totally on-line format and face to face format with web enhancements.
491 W: TECHNICAL EDUCATION 1-3 credits
Individual work under staff guidance on curriculum problems, utilization of community resources, planning of curriculum units.
492 W: TECHNICAL EDUCATION 1-3 credits
Individual work under staff guidance on curriculum problems, utilization of community resources, planning of curriculum units.
495 POSTSEC EDUCATION PRACTICUM 3 credits
Prerequisites: 400, 401, 405, 415, 420, 430, 435, and admission to the Postsecondary Technical Education program with a "C" or better in each 5400 course and a 2.5 or better overall GPA in 5400 courses, and an overall GPA of 2.5 or better. Directed instruction under the supervision of directing instructor and university supervisor, and development of instructional portfolio.
497 INDP STUDY: TECHNICAL EDUC 1-3 credits
Area of study determined by student's need.

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