University of Pittsburgh School of Education
 

Social Studies Education - Master of Education (MEd)

Curriculum: Students starting Spring 2017 (2174) and later

DeptCourse #TitleCredits
Social Studies-specific Theory & Pedagogy
Choose 15.0 credits from the following 6 courses
15.0
 
Psychological Perspectives on Education
3.0
EDUC2000Psychology Of Learning And Development For Education3.0
 
Social and Cultural Perspectives on Education
3.0
EDUC2100Education And Society3.0
 
Research Seminar
3.0
IL2290Research Seminr For Med Students3.0
 
Research Methods
Choose 3.0 credits from the following 3 courses
3.0
 
Electives
Advisor-approved 2000-level or above ADMPS, EDUC, or IL courses;
Advisor-approved 2000-level Arts and Sciences (history, political science, geography, psychology, sociology, anthropology, or economics) courses
9.0
 

Curriculum: Students starting between Fall 2015 (2161) and Fall 2016 (2171)

DeptCourse #TitleCredits
Social Studies-specific Theory & Pedagogy
Choose 15.0 credits from the following 4 courses
Additional courses are currently being developed for this new program. The following course titles will be added to this list in coming semesters: Advanced Methods in Social Studies, Historical Thinking and Historiography in Social Studies Classroom, Differentiating Instruction in Social Studies Classrooms, Social Studies Education in International Contexts
15.0
 
Psychological Perspectives on Education
3.0
EDUC2000Psychology Of Learning And Development For Education3.0
 
Social and Cultural Perspectives on Education
3.0
EDUC2100Education And Society3.0
 
Research Seminar
3.0
IL2690Research Seminar Online3.0
 
Research Methods
Choose 3.0 credits from the following 3 courses
3.0
 
Electives
Advisor-approved 2000-level or above ADMPS, EDUC, or IL courses;
Advisor-approved 2000-level Arts and Sciences (history, political science, geography, psychology, sociology, anthropology, or economics) courses
9.0