Sep 08-Dec 05, 2014
Credit: 3 graduate
Tuition & Fees: $915.50
Instructor(s): John Graves, Walter Woolbaugh and Eric Brunsell
Restricted to students in Masters of Science in Science Education
This is a course in the implementation of classroom-based educational research for practicing teachers. Students will learn how to effectively conduct action research based on their individual teaching situation and its implications for their professional development.
Meeting Place and Times
Teachers log into the course at a time of day that best fits their schedule. It is necessary to connect at least 4 - 6 times per week and spend 9 - 12 hours each week while the course is in session, either online or offline, working on course related assignments, to stay current and successfully complete this 3 credit graduate course.
Instructor(s)John Graves, EdD. Intercollege Programs for Science Education, Montana State University. John has over 35 years of experience with middle school and university instruction. He has a passion for helping teachers remain current with best practices in science education.
Walter Woolbaugh, EdD. Intercollege Programs for Science Education, Montana State University
Eric Brunsell, EdD. Intercollege Programs for Science Education, Montana State University
PrerequisitesGraduate standing in the Master of Science in Science Education program, EDCI 504 and EDCI 505.
Time Commitment:9-12 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
Please purchase course texts independently (see below). The cost will be approximately $45 including shipping.
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.
You can order the texts through the Montana State University Bookstore at 1-888-247-2546. Ask to speak with the Textbook Department. It will expedite your order if you tell the sales representative:
This course uses a learning management system. You will learn more closer to the course start date.
For More Information
contact Diana Paterson at firstname.lastname@example.org or 406-994-5679.
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