Professional Education Courses

We are excited about the prospect of your taking courses through SCOPE. Formal admission to BJU is not required to take a course by distance learning, and approval to take a distance learning course does not imply admission to BJU or to a particular degree program.

Please see our dual enrollment page for information about this program.

Ed 200: Foundations in Educational Technology

3 credits

An introductory course in technology for the classroom. This course provides experiences that support two perspectives – technology to assist teachers (computer managed instruction) and technology to assist learners (computer based instruction). Students will develop proficiency with the effective design and use of a wide variety of tools including multimedia, productivity software, web-based resources, interactive whiteboards and other current or emerging technologies.

  • Dates: May 9–June 25, 2022
  • Register by: May 6, 2022

Technopoly: The Surrender of Culture to Technology – 2011 Edition
Postman, N.
Vintage
ISBN: 9780679745402

Ed 201: Theories of Teaching & Learning

3 credits

Provides an overview of the theories and principles from psychology related to education. Specifically, the course addresses motivation, learning, development, instruction, culture, and classroom management.

  • Dates: May 9–June 25, 2022
  • Register by: May 6, 2022

Educational psychology: Theory and practice – 11th Edition
Slavin, R.E.
Boston
Allyn and Bacon
ISBN: 9780133436525