Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2017

     

EDUC 530 001 (CRN: 12698)

THE AMERICAN HIGH SCHOOL

Long Title: THE AMERICAN HIGH SCHOOL
Department: Education
Instructor: McNeil, Linda
Meeting: 6:00PM - 8:59PM W HBH 21 (21-AUG-2017 - 1-DEC-2017) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture/Laboratory
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Section Max Enrollment: 5
Section Enrolled: 2
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 20
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 2
Enrollment data as of: 21-OCT-2021 3:49PM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: GR Course-Dept Schedules Exam
 
Description: Historically one of the few universally experienced institutions in the U.S., the American high school has been an essential rite of passage for youth and an essential building block of Democracy. This course will study the historical origins of the high school; examine its roles in the economy, our culture, and the lives of youth. We will examine the contemporary high school and debates about its future, through the field of study of an urban high school (20 hours of observation required for graduates). Required for certification unless EDUC 501 is substituted. Additional assignments are required. Cross-list: EDUC 330. Mutually Exclusive: Cannot register for EDUC 530 if student has credit for EDUC 330.