Course Description

Develop an understanding of critical pedagogy, and learn how to implement this teaching philosophy in your classroom settings. You will examine academic literature in critical pedagogy, with a focus on Paulo Freire, and additional scholarship that questions the contradictions of knowledge and power in the educational system.

Learner Outcomes

  • Study the development of critical pedagogy.
  • Analyze the historical and contemporary educational experiences of Communities of Color in the United States.
  • Evaluate the intersegmental implications of critical pedagogy for research, curriculum, policy, and praxis.
  • Apply a critical pedagogical lens to the planning, instruction, and assessment tasks.


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Jan 10, 2023 to Feb 21, 2023
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Course Fee(s)
Tuition - $645 credit (4 units) $645.00
Available for Credit
4 units
Section Notes
Enroll before December 12, 2022 and save 15%. Apply discount code WNTR15
Section Materials
  • Textbook (Mandatory) Pedagogy of the Oppressed 50th Anniversary Edition by Paulo Freire, Myra Bergman Ramos - translator, et al. © 2018 Continuum 4th Edition edition ISBN 978-1501314131
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