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TEDU 540. Teaching Middle and High School Sciences. 3 Hours.
Semester course; 3 lecture hours. 3 credits. Prerequisites: EDUS 301 and admission to teacher preparation or permission of instructor. Examines the teaching strategies, materials and objectives of the sciences in middle and high schools. Emphasizes the nature of science in science instruction, teaching of experimental design and translating science education research into teaching practices.