Community College Teaching Cert Courses

Community College Teaching Certificate

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 Note: This program utilizes Blackboard. Be sure to get your password and instructions on how to access MyCSUDH when you register.

The program consists of 2 academic courses (GED 548 & GED 549), followed by a teaching internship (GED 594S). Completing GED 548 & GED 549 is a PRE-REQUISITE for the internship (GED 594S); you CANNOT sign up for the internship without first successfully completing the required academic courses.

Course Schedule

Major: Education | Program: Community College Teaching Certificate | * C = Class Canceled *

Start DateEnd DateCRNDeptCourse TitleUnitsDaysHoursBldg/RmFeeInstructor

Spring 2019

Free Info Sessions: 01/12/2019 @ 1pm - EE-1213 | Call 310-243-3741 to Register (Reg. #23352)

01/15/201902/09/201923346GED 549 41The Community College2--INT NET$606 R McGinness
02/04/201905/24/201923351GED 594 71Independent Study (Internship)3--OFF CAMP$909 M Sklar
02/19/201904/13/201923350GED 548 41Effective College Teaching3--INT NET$909 R McGinness
04/30/201905/25/201923347GED 549 42The Community College2--INT NET$606 R McGinness
 

Summer 2019

05/28/201907/20/201930726GED 548 41Effective College Teaching3--INT NET$909R McGinness
 

Fall 2019

Free Info Sessions | Call 310-243-3741 to Register:

08/10/2019 at 1pm (Reg. #41508) - CSUDH Extended Education Auditorium (EE-1213) - Parking: $9

09/07/201909/28/201941475GED 549 71The Community College2Sa14:30 - 19:30EE 1222$606R Baltazar
10/26/201912/14/201941476GED 548 35Effective College Teaching3Sa14:30 - 19:30EE 1222$909R McGinness
 * GED 548 35: Class dates are 11/23/19, 12/07/19, & 12/14/19
08/24/201912/06/201941507GED 594 71Independent Study (Internship)3--OFF CAMP$909M Sklar
 

* Schedule subject to change; consult with instructor for specific date details | Updated 05/29/19

Courses Descriptions

GED 548 | Effective College Teaching

3 units
Study of research, theory, and practices associated with teaching and learning processes within the community college system. Topics include course planning and organization, student diversity, teaching and student retention, and instructional technology.
Required Text: Tools for Teaching.
GED 548 Syllabus Online ►

GED 549 | The Community College

2 units
An overview of the history, mission and function of the community college. Topics include the history of higher education, the role of the community college, student characteristics, curriculum, finance, governance, articulations and the California Master Plan.
Required Text: The American Community College.
GED 549 Syllabus Online ►

GED 594 | College Teaching Internship

3 units | Prerequisites: GED 548 & GED 549
A one semester internship consisting of classroom instruction, the equivalent of 45 hours per semester or 3 hours per week on a 15 week model. Ordinarily, the internship consists of an appropriate combination of the classroom-related activities, determined in consultation between mentor teacher and intern. The Internship Coordinator arranges an on-site observation of one of the intern's classroom presentations. An assessment is made of the intern's performance and an evaluation form is filed in writing.

Internship Application Packet ► [pdf] | [Download Adobe Reader Free]

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