Course at a Glance

August 26 to October 4

Foundations of Teaching in Higher Education

Fall 2019

With Jane McGuire, PhD

Delve into the practice of university teaching based on educational philosophy and theory. Topics included in this course relate to successful teaching specific to higher education such as the context and culture of higher education, faculty roles and responsibilities, teaching styles, instructional models, and the use of technology based on a strong theoretical foundation linking educational theory to practice.

To enroll in this course, you must have been admitted into the Faculty Preparation certificate program.

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Aug. 26-Oct. 4, 2019 [fall 2019 cohort]
$660   •   EDUC x507, 3 units

Jayne McGuire

Jayne McGuire

Jayne McGuire, PhD, is a professor of recreation administration at Humboldt State University. Her career has focused on community recreation and inclusion. Her Leisure and Aging course at HSU connects college students with local programs that support healthy aging through leisure programs. She and her husband have been actively practicing for retirement for 25 years.