TST: Area Studies and Course Design

Course Code: TSJ5022HS

Instructor

Coleen Shantz
c.shantz@utoronto.ca 

Schedule

Winter 2018
Tuesdays 9:00 – 12:00
Classroom C

Credits

0.5

Course Description

We all leave doctoral studies as experts in our fields and walk into classrooms full of non-expert students. What now? This course addresses the relationship between subject knowledge and teaching. Topics include issues related to course design and delivery (e.g., syllabus construction, assignments, development of outcomes ; objectives) as well as to broader pedagogical issues (e.g., education for [trans]formation, relationships between classroom and context, professional identity). Students will produce a full introductory-level course syllabus and accompanying essay, session notes, example lecture in collaboration with a faculty supervisor.

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