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Deborah Elaine Mccutchen
EDPSY 501
Seattle Campus

Human Learning and Educational Practice

Systematic examination of current research about human learning in educational settings, including the study of behavioral, information processing, social construction, and the developmental perspectives on learning. Offered: AWSpS.

Class description

Students become familiar with infuential learning theories and how they apply to classroom practice.

Student learning goals

General method of instruction

Instructor facilitated discussion of assigned readings.

Recommended preparation

501 is the foundational course in Educational Psychology. Graduate standing is required. Advanced undergraduates may inquire with instructor.

Class assignments and grading

Reading articles and/or book chapters, writing 2-3 short reflection papers and one term project.

Class participation and written assignments.


The information above is intended to be helpful in choosing courses. Because the instructor may further develop his/her plans for this course, its characteristics are subject to change without notice. In most cases, the official course syllabus will be distributed on the first day of class.
Last Update by Jennifer L. Davis
Date: 10/08/1998