Fall 2021
Introduction to Education EDU221
3.00 Credit

Overview of the historical, political, economic, social, and philosophical factors that influence education and make it so complex. Opportunity for students to assess their interest and suitability for teaching. Prerequisites: None.

Requires minimum of 30 hours of field experience in elementary or secondary classroom environment.

The field experience/internship in an elementary or secondary school setting for this course will require that the student MUST have an IVP fingerprint clearance card per Arizona Revised Statutes. Clearance cards may be obtained through the Arizona Department of Public Safety. For details http://www.azdps.gov/reports/fingerprint/faq/default.asps There is a fee associated with this separate from tuition that will be the student's responsibility.

Class Availability: Open
3 of 16 seats available
General Education Designations
SB GE Codes
Class Number Delivery Days Dates Times Type
12605 In Person MWF August 23, 2021 - December 17, 2021 8:00am - 8:50am Lecture
  MWOctober 25, 2021 - December 17, 20218:00am - 8:50am 
  FOctober 29, 2021 - December 17, 20218:00am - 8:50am 
Students will meet in person MWF for the first 8 weeks, and then will be required to participate in offsite field placements on Fridays during the second eight-weeks of the class in addition to meeting in person MW.
Last full refund date Student Last Date to Withdraw Section no. Class Fees
August 30, 2021 October 10, 2021 0001 -

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  • Estrella Mountain Community College
  • Ocotillo Hall
  • OCT 111

Additional Location

  • October 25, 2021 - December 17, 2021
  • MW 8:00am - 8:50am
  • Estrella Mountain Community College
  • Ocotillo Hall
  • OCT 111

Additional Location

  • October 29, 2021 - December 17, 2021
  • F 8:00am - 8:50am