Jun 26-Aug 04, 2017
Credit: 1 graduate
Instructor(s): Eric Brunsell
Course DescriptionPlease register for CRN 11383
This 1-credit course is designed for 4-8 grade teachers who are exploring the concepts of forces in their classrooms. Its broad purpose is to introduce elementary and middle school teachers to core ideas about forces, as they relate to modern hands-on, inquiry-oriented science curricular materials. The course aims to help teachers use such materials more effectively by increasing their understanding of physics concepts, especially as those concepts may emerge in a classroom engaged in hands-on active learning. It is not a course in how to use a particular curriculum. The goals of this course are to...
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 to stay current and successfully complete this 1 graduate credit course.
PrerequisitesA Bachelors degree, a general science methods course and some basic understanding of physics .
Target Audience4th - 8th grade elementary/ middle school teachers.
Time Commitment:6-8 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
If you are accepted into a qualified online program, see the appropriate MSU Online Only Tuition and Fee table below:
If you are also taking a face-to-face course, please refer to the MSU Fee Schedules.
All materials will be shipped to you by NTEN.
This course uses a learning management system. You will learn more closer to the course start date.
For More Information
Contact Kelly Boyce at 1-800-282-6062 or e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org
How to Register
You must be accepted as a student to Montana State University to take this course.
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