EDT 586: Evolving Consciousness II

Synonym:

78175 (for web registration)

Section:

A

Faculty:

Torin Finser

Credits:

3

Seats:

20

Semester:

Fall 2011

Meeting Schedule:

Fridays 9/2 - 12/16 (8:00AM-10:29AM)
Fri 10/7 (1:30PM-4:29PM)

Description:

Competency Area: Theoretical & Philosophical Foundations of Education
Required of all Year Round Waldorf students who entered in summer 2011; others by written permission of Program Director provided to the Registrar's Office via Antioch email.

This course is the sequel to the introduction of anthroposophical concepts presented in the summer. During this term, world evolution and esoteric history will be considered from the standpoint of the evolving consciousness of humanity as characterized by Rudolf Steiner. Steiner?s relationship to other educational philosophers and the history of educational thought will also be considered. We will start each session by playing the recorder.