EDT 607: Foundations of Human Experience

2010-04-13 -

Restrictions corrected.

Synonym:

69094 (for web registration)

Section:

A

Faculty:

Georg Locher

Credits:

2

Seats:

32

Semester:

Summer 2010

Meeting Schedule:

Mon 7/12 - 7/30 (10:30AM-12:20PM)

Description:

Competency Area: Theoretical & Philosophical Foundations of Education
Section A: Required of and restricted to finishing Year Round Waldorf students.
Section B: Required of and restricted to finishing Summer Sequence Waldorf students.

This course will include a detailed seminar study of Steiner's 14 lectures entitled Foundations of Human Experience given to the first Waldorf teachers. The text provides the philosophical foundation for the Waldorf approach, characterizing the major principles from which the Waldorf method of teaching children of all ages has developed. The course will be augmented by a special consideration of rhythms in education and life, and by an artistic component. Students are required to read the text before the course begins.