Jan 04-Feb 28, 2015
Credit: 3 graduate
Tuition & Fees: $1,060.50
If you are not in the NPTT program and want to take this course, contact Jamie O'Callaghan to be placed on the waiting list.
Instructor(s): John Vollertsen
Restricted to students in Northern Plains Transition to Teaching
Course DescriptionTo equip teachers with the skills, knowledge, and dispositions to meet Indian Education for All or state certification requirements. Instruction pertains to the history, traditions, values, beliefs, languages, educational policies, learning styles and contemporary affairs of American Indians, particularly tribal groups in the Northern Plains Region.
Meeting Place and Times
Teachers login to the course at a time of day that best fits their schedule. It is necessary to connect at least 4 - 6 times per week spending 14 - 18 hours each week, either online or offline, working on course related assignments, to stay current and successfully complete this 3 credit graduate course.
Instructor(s)John Vollertsen, EdD. John is an Assiniboine tribal member and a veteran of the armed services. He earned his Doctor of Education from Montana State University in 2005 and has done extensive graduate work in Native American and environmental studies.
Target AudienceNon-degree or degree seeking graduate students, principally in teacher licensure and/or education programs.
Time Commitment:14-18 hours per week. If you are unfamiliar with this field of study and/or method of delivery, you may require more time.
Tuition and Fees
Course participants purchase textbooks on their own.
A $30 registration fee is also charged once per semester.
The costs above assume that you are taking only MSU Extended University courses during the semester that the course is offered. If you also registered for courses through the MSU Registrar, the regular MSU fee structure may apply.
A $40 late fee will be assessed if payment is not posted to your account by 3 pm (Mountain Time) of the course start date (or the business day before if the course starts on a weekend or a holiday).
To learn more about tuition and fees, please see the University Business Services' Student Accounts Web page.
Please check with your favorite on-line or brick-and-morter book store to find the best deals.
This course uses a learning management system. You will learn more closer to the course start date.
For More Information
contact Dr. John Vollertsen.
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