EDT 583: Evolv Consciousness I

Synonym:

69068 (for web registration)

Section:

A

Faculty:

Rena Osmer

Credits:

1

Seats:

24

Semester:

Summer 2010

Meeting Schedule:

Mondays 7/12 - 7/26 (10:30AM-12:15PM)
Wednesdays 7/14 - 7/28 (10:30AM-12:15PM)
Fridays 7/16 - 7/30 (10:30AM-12:15PM)

Description:

Competency Area: Theoretical & Philosophical Foundations of Education
Section A: Restricted to entering Year Round Waldorf students.

This two-part course is an introduction to Anthroposophy, with emphasis on conscious self-development, esoteric history and evolution. This session will focus on one of Rudolf Steiner’s basic books, Outline of Esoteric Science, in particular the chapters on the essential nature of humankind and the attainment of supersensible knowledge. Particular emphasis will be placed on research as a path of inquiry, which can stimulate social and individual change.