Courses

Courses

Course Requirements

Course requirements are distributed over three groups of courses: required core adult education courses, additional advanced research courses, and elective or minor studies courses:

Required Core Adult Education Courses At Penn State Harrisburg

(24 core credits)

Additional Advanced Research Course

Minimum of 6 credits, not counted as part of the core credits

General Studies Electives or Minor Studies

Minimum of 15 credits

Additional Courses

ADULT EDUCATION (ADTED)

Please review local campus information for program variability of course offerings and course prerequisites


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  • ADTED 460 INTRODUCTION TO ADULT EDUCATION (3)
  • ADTED 505 TEACHING OF ADULTS (3)
    • ADTED 460 INTRODUCTION TO ADULT EDUCATION (3)
    • ADTED 505 TEACHING OF ADULTS (3)
    • ADTED 507 RESEARCH AND EVALUATION IN ADULT EDUCATION (3) Prerequisites: ADTED 460; introductory statistics course; introductory research design course. (Prerequisites at Penn State Harrisburg: ADTED 460, 505)
    • ADTED 510 SOCIAL AND HISTORICAL ISSUES OF ADULT EDUCATION (3) Prerequisite: ADTED 460. (Prerequisites at Penn State Harrisburg: ADTED 460, 505, 506, 507)
    • ADTED 542 PERSPECTIVES IN ADULT LEARNING (3) (Prerequisites at Penn State Harrisburg: ADTED 460, 505, 506, 507)
    • ADTED 580 RESEARCH SEMINAR (3) Prerequisites: ADTED 507, EDPSY 400, 475. (Prerequisites at Penn State Harrisburg: ADTED 460, 505, 506, 507, 510, 542, 550)
    • ADTED 594 RESEARCH TOPICS (3) (Prerequisite at Penn State Harrisburg: ADTED 460)
    • One 3-credit Adult Education Elective
    • ADTED 550 QUALITATIVE RESEARCH IN ADTED (3) (Prerequisites at Penn State Harrisburg: ADTED 460, 505, 507, 510, 542)
    • An additional quantitative research methods course (400-level or above) (3)
    • ADTED 610 THESIS RESEARCH (1-15) Thesis Research credits - minimum of 15 credits.
    • ADTED 501 FOUNDATIONS OF MEDICAL EDUCATION (3) Prerequisites: , ADTED 460 or Permission of Instructor
    • ADTED 506 PROGRAM PLANNING IN ADULT EDUCATION (3) Prerequisites: ADTED 460, 505. (Prerequisite at Penn State Harrisburg: ADTED 460)
    • ADTED 541 (WMNST) WOMEN AND MINORITIES IN ADULT EDUCATION (3) Prerequisite: ADTED 460
    • ADTED 575 (EDADM) ADMINISTRATION OF ADULT EDUCATION (3) Prerequisite: ADTED 506 or EDADM 480. (Prerequisites at Penn State Harrisburg: ADTED 460, 506)
    • ADTED 588 PROFESSIONAL SEMINAR: RESEARCH AND ADULT EDUCATION (3) Prerequisites: ADTED 460, 507. (Prerequisite at Penn State Harrisburg: ADTED 460)
    • ADTED 590 COLLOQUIUM (1-3) (Prerequisite at Penn State Harrisburg: ADTED 460)
    • ADTED 596 INDIVIDUAL STUDIES (1-9) (Prerequisite at Penn State Harrisburg: ADTED 460)
    • ADTED 597 SPECIAL TOPICS (1-9) (Prerequisite at Penn State Harrisburg: ADTED 460)
    • ADTED 598 SPECIAL TOPICS (1-9) (Prerequisite at Penn State Harrisburg: ADTED 460)