Master's Degree

Course Information
Advanced Teaching Methods

Course Description
This course focuses on concepts, methods,strategies and learning theories relevant for both formal and nonformal education settings. The course will address the relationship between teaching methods and the learning experience in food, agricultural, and natural resources contexts.
Contacts
Instructor

Christopher Eck
Office: 405-744-8036
chris.eck@okstate.edu

Campus Coordinator

For course access questions, contact the teaching university’s campus coordinator. For enrollment questions, contact your home university campus coordinator.
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Disability Support Services

To request accommodations for this course, contact the disability support office at your home university. You must register each semester and for each course. Read more about the Great Plains IDEA process for requesting accommodations.


Textbooks

Teaching at its best: A research-based resource for college instructors (see comment section below for instructions)
Nilson, L. B. (2016)
Edition: 4th edition
Publisher: Jossey-Bass


Course Access
 
Approximately three weeks prior to the beginning of the semester, students will receive preliminary course information from the Oklahoma State campus coordinator listed below. One week prior to the beginning of the semester, students will receive an email with their login name and password. OSU's online courses are facilitated by Canvas.
 
Brianna Cooper-Kordinak for Agricultural Education, Animal Science, and Grassland Management. 
Rae Ann Montgomery for Dietetics, Early Care & Education, Family & Community Services, Family & Consumer Sciences Education, Family Financial Planning, Gerontology, and Merchandising. 

Exam Proctor

This course does not require an exam proctor.

Synchronous Components

This course does not include synchronous components.


Comments

The textbook is an e-book accessed through the OSU library. AG IDEA students needing access should contact the OSU Campus Coordinator, Bri Cooper at brianna.cooper@okstate.edu.

– – Sonya Carney, Gerontology Master's Graduate,
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