Undergraduate

Education Studies Concentration

Overview

Concentrators in Education Studies choose one of the two areas of emphasis: Human Development or History and Policy. The concentration requires ten courses meeting the specifications below. At least eight must be taken in the Education Department at Brown University.  The two remaining, elective courses may be chosen from a list of pre-approved Brown University courses, or from among other Brown courses or courses at other universities after getting approval from the Director of Undergraduate Studies.

Education Studies Insight 

For additional insight into the Education Studies concentration, watch these videos on liberal education, cross-national experience, and course insight.

Liberal Education 

Cross-National Experience 

Course Insight 

Concentration Advisors

Sophomore Advisor

Jin Li or Yoko Yamamoto (Human Development)

John Papay or Luther Spoehr (History/Policy)

Junior Advisor

Jin Li or Yoko Yamamoto (Human Development)

John Papay or Luther Spoehr (History/Policy)

Senior Advisor

John Papay, primary/Jin Li and Yoko Yamamoto, secondary

Honors Advisor

Matt Kraft

Director of Undergraduate Studies

John Papay

Engaged Scholars Program Advisor

Kenneth Wong

Course Offerings

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