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Majors and More

College of Education

Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education

Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education 

General Education Courses

 

Semester Hours

ACAD 101 Principles of the Learning Academy

1

Critical Skills    
Writing and Critical Thinking  
WRIT 101*, CRTW 201* Composition; Crit Reading, Thinking & Writing

6

Quantitative Skills    
MATH 150* Introduction to Discrete Mathematics

3

Technology Met in major with EDCO 305

0

Oral Communication Met in major with ECED 352

0

Logic/Language/Semiotics  
MATH 291* and 292* Basic Number Concepts; Num, Msmt, Geom for Teachers

6

Skills for Common Experience and Thinking Across Disciplines  
HMXP 102 The Human Experience: Who Am I?

3

Global Perspectives    
GEOG 101* Human Geography

3

Historical Perspectives    
HIST 211* or EDUC/HIST 312*  United States History or History or American Education

3

Developing Critical Skills and Applying them to Disciplines  
Social Science 3 hours met in major with EDUC 200  
Elective See approved list

3

PLSC 201 or ECON 103 American Govt or Intro to Political Economy

3

Humanities and Arts 3 hours met in major with READ 290  
VPAS 320** Integrated Arts for the ECED/ELEM Teacher

3

Natural Science    
PHYS 250*/251* Matter and Energy/Lab

4

GEOL 250*/251* Earth and Space Systems/Lab

4

BIOL 150*/151* Elements of Living Systems/Invest into Living Sys

4

Intensive Writing Met in major with READ 290

0

Constitution Requirement Met with PLSC 201 or ECON 103  
Professional Education Sequence  

80

EDUC 101** Developing Observation and Analysis Skills

1

EDUC 200** Developmental Sci and the Context of Poverty

3

EDCO 201** Literacy and the Eng Lang Learner

2

EDCO 202** Supporting the Student with Disabilities

2

     
EDCO 203** Supporting the Gifted Student

1

EDUC 220** Assessment and Diverse Needs

2

EDCO 305** Technology in the Classroom

2

EDCO 306** Teaching Methods for the Inclusive Classroom

2

EDCO 351** Establishing Positive Classrm Climate

1

EDUC 401** Internship: Understanding Contextual Factors

1

EDUC 402** Internshp: Assess and Instruct

9

EDUC 410** Education in a Democracy

2

EDCI 400** Contemporary Strategies for Curriculum Integration

2

HLTH 303** Meth Teach Health Ed in Elem

2

MATH 393*** Algebra,Data Analysis and Geom Conpts

3

PHED 261** Movement Act Teach Child 6-12

1

EDCI 450** Capstone for Ed Leaders

1

ELEM 293** Lab Exp in Elementary

2

ELEM 360** Teaching Math in Elementary

3

ELEM 361** Teaching Science in Elementary

3

ELEM 362** Teaching Social Studies in Elementary

3

ELEM 420 Internship I Elementary

1

ECED 300** Foundations of Early Childhood

3

MLED 305** or MLED 315** Intro/Middle School, Dev Aspects of Middle Level Learner

3

ECED 350** Teaching Math in Early Childho

3

ECED 351** Teaching Science in Early Chil

3

ECED 352** Teaching Social Sciences in EC

3

READ 150** Foundations of Lang and Lit

1

READ 250** Literacy Framework

1

READ 290** Children's Literature

3

READ 370** Reading and Writ Exp Methods I

3

READ 380** Read and Writ Exp Methods II

3

READ 415** Literacy to Meet Diverse Needs

2

SPED 510** PBIS for the Classroom Teacher

3

Total  

126

*A grade of C or better must be earned.

**A grade of C or better must be earned and this course cannot be taken as S/U

***A grade of C or better must be earned. 

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