EDUC 101

Intro Profession of Teaching (EDUC 101)

Intro Profession of Teaching

Credits Contact Hours
1.0 1.0

Course Description

Prerequisite: Minimum grade of C in ENGL 115, ENGL 103W, ENGL 103, or ENGL 104, or satisfactory test scores placing into ENGL 103W or higher. Concurrent enrollment in ENGL 115 allowed. This course is an introduction to the study and profession of education. Topics include: ethics, MTCC preparation, professional culture, conceptual framework, dispositions, and certification pathways, and digital portfolios. [Semesters Offered: Spring]

The information shown below is a guide to provide a general idea of course availability and is not meant to be used to plan your full schedule. Information may vary slightly from what is listed. For full course details please use the more robust course search in SMC Wired or consult an academic advisor.

Day Time Campus Method Building

Intro Profession of Teaching

Credits Contact Hours
3.0 3.0

Course Description

Prerequisite: Minimum grade of C in ENGL 115, ENGL 103W, ENGL 103, or ENGL 104, or satisfactory test scores placing into ENGL 103W or higher. Concurrent enrollment in ENGL 115 allowed. An introduction to the study and profession of education. This course aligns to Michigan Department of Education (MDE) Standards for the Preparation of Teachers by introducing Michigan's Top 10 in 10 goal to "provide every child access to an aligned, high quality P-12 system from early childhood to post-secondary attainment" through a practice-based system. Topics include Core Teaching Practices, Teacher Certification Structure and requirements, Professionalism and individualized educational planning including stackable credentialing elements aligned to National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC) Professional Standards; Competencies ECE I and II. This course meets Michigan Department of Education (MDE) Clinical Experience Requirements in the category of Exploratory hours for all grade bands. This course requires 21 hours of observation/field experience scheduled individually to meet student career planning. [Semesters Offered: Fall and Spring]

The information shown below is a guide to provide a general idea of course availability and is not meant to be used to plan your full schedule. Information may vary slightly from what is listed. For full course details please use the more robust course search in SMC Wired or consult an academic advisor.

Day Time Campus Method Building
09/06/2022 - 12/16/2022 04:30 PM - 05:59 PM Dowagiac Hybrid Dale A Lyons Building-219
09/06/2022 - 12/16/2022 11:30 AM - 01:00 PM Niles Hybrid Niles Campus-157

Intro Profession of Teaching

Credits Contact Hours
1.0 1.0

Course Description

Prerequisite: Minimum grade of C in ENGL 115, ENGL 103W, ENGL 103, or ENGL 104, or satisfactory test scores placing into ENGL 103W or higher. Concurrent enrollment in ENGL 115 allowed. This course is an introduction to the study and profession of education. Topics include: ethics, MTCC preparation, professional culture, conceptual framework, dispositions, and certification pathways, and digital portfolios. [Semesters Offered: Spring]

The information shown below is a guide to provide a general idea of course availability and is not meant to be used to plan your full schedule. Information may vary slightly from what is listed. For full course details please use the more robust course search in SMC Wired or consult an academic advisor.

Day Time Campus Method Building
01/10/2022 - 04/29/2022 02:30 PM - 03:30 PM Dowagiac Hybrid Dale A Lyons Building-222