Education, Teaching, and Learning Minor

For information, contact the Department of Teacher Education at 513-529-6443.

Most people will have contact with the educational systems in their communities during their lifetimes. Many will have careers that at least part of the time involve training employees. Some envision careers that involve helping people learn new tasks and ideas. Some see themselves running for political office. This minor can provide a basic understanding of ideas in the world of education.

Program Requirements

(18 semester hours)

EDT 190Introduction to Education3
EDP 201Human Development and Learning in Social and Educational Contexts3
EDT 311Educational Strategies for Non-Majors3
Select 9 hours from the following:9
Creativity and Innovation in STEM Education
Global Childhood Education: Diversity, Education & Society
Family School and Community Connections
Writing for Educators
Ways of Thinking in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) Education
Inquiry Into Life Science
Studies in Educational Issues
Teaching Social Studies in the Intermediate Grades
Capstone Seminar: Comparative Education in Europe or China
Grant Writing Skills and Methods
Educators as Activists: Preparing Educators and Allies for Forces Impacting Classrooms and Schools
Grand Challenges in STEM Education
Writing Information Books for Children
Total Credit Hours18