Curriculum

Overview

Students entering the University of San Diego and/or declaring a major during 2016-2017, should follow information contained in the printed course catalog (also known as the "catalog of record") published on October 1, 2016. Access the catalog of record at http://catalogs.sandiego.edu.

Education Minor

The education minor is an 18-unit program of study that includes a lower division introductory course, an educational foundations course and elective courses from the Department of Learning and Teaching and the College of Arts and Sciences. The program has the flexibility to complement an individual’s interest, major and professional goals.

Minor Courses (18 units)

Required Course
EDUC 101Introduction to Teaching and Learning3
Education Foundation Course
EDUC 381CMulticultural and Philosophical Foundations in a Global Society
 EDUC 382 Psychological Foundations of Education in a Diverse Society
Elective Courses
At least six (6) units must be upper division. Up to six (6) units may be taken outside of the Department of Learning and Teaching upon approval by the program advisor12
Elective Options Include:
COMM 482Children and Media
EDUC 124Sport and Higher Education: The Student Athlete Experience
EDUC 201Student Movements in Education
EDUC 301Changemakers in Education: Building Bridges to College Access
EDUC 304St. Clare's Comparative Education
EDUC 307Spanish for Educators
ENGL 231
LEAD 162Outdoor Leadership
PHIL 341Ethics and Education
PSYC 314Developmental Psychology: Childhood and Adolescence
THEA 155Theatre in Education
EDUC 381CMulticultural and Philosophical Foundations in a Global Society
 EDUC 382 Psychological Foundations of Education in a Diverse Society

Coursework

Students entering the University of San Diego and/or declaring a major during 2016-2017, should follow information contained in the printed course catalog (also known as the "catalog of record") published on October 1, 2016. Access the catalog of record at http://catalogs.sandiego.edu.