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College of Education

Bachelor of Science in Special Education - Learning and Emotional Disabilities

The Teacher Education Professional Education Sequence is undergoing significant change. At the time of this publication, the South Carolina Commission on Higher Education is reviewing these changes. Please see your academic advisor or Student Services Director for updated course information.

Bachelor of Science in Special Education - Learning and Emotional Disabilities 

General Education Courses

 

Semester Hours

ACAD 101 Principles of the Learning Academy

1

Critical Skills    
Writing and Critical Thinking    
WRIT 101,CRTW 201 Composition; Critical 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 SPED 391

0

Logic/Language/Semiotics    
MATH 291* Basic Number Concepts for Teachers

3

MATH 292* Number, Measurmnt, & Geometry Concepts

3

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

3

Global Perspectives    
GEOG 101 or PLSC 260 Human Geog, United Nations

3

Historical Perspectives    
HIST 211 or 212 United States History to 1877, US History Since 1877

3

Developing Critical Skills and Applying them to Disciplines  
Social Science 3 hours met in major with EDUC 200  
SOCL 201 Principles of Sociology

3

PSLC 201 or ECON 103 American Govt or Intro to Pol Economy

3

Humanities and Arts    
VPAS 320 Integrated Arts

3

READ 290 Childeren's Literature

3

Natural Science  

12

BIOL 150/151 Living Systems/Investigations in Living Systems

4

GEOL 250/251 Earth & Space Systems/Lab

4

PHYS 250 Matter & Energy

4

Intensive Writing Met in major with READ 290

0

    Constitution Requirement Met in another area with PLSC 201 or ECON 103

0

Professional Education Sequence  

79

EDUC 101** Developing Observation and Analysis Skills

1

 
EDUC 200** Developmental Sciences and the Context of Poverty

3

 
EDUC 220** Assessment to Meet Diverse Needs

2

 
EDUC 401** Internship I: Understanding Contextual Factors

1

 
EDUC 402 Internship II: Assessment and Instruction

9

 
EDUC 410** Education in a Democracy

2

 
EDCO 201** Literacy and the English Language Learner

2

 
EDCO 203** Supporting the Student Identified as Gifted in the Gen Ed Classroom

1

     
EDCO 305** Technology in the Classroom

2

     
EDCO 351** Establishing Positive Classroom Climate

1

 
ELEM 362** Teaching Social Studies in the Elem School

3

 
ELEM 361** Teaching Science in the Elem School

3

 
ELEM 360** Teaching Math in the Elem School

3

 
MATH 393** Algebra,Data Analysis & Geom Conpts

3

 
READ 150** Foundations of Lang & Literacy

1

 
READ 250** Literacy Framework

1

     
READ 370* Reading & Writ Exp Methods I

3

     
READ 380* Read & Writ Exp Methods II

3

     
READ 415** Literacy to Meet Diverse Needs    

2

 
SPED 281* Introduction to Special Education

3

 
SPED 292* Lab Exp with Exceptional Children

3

 
SPED 390* Field Experience in Special Ed

1

     
SPED 391** Assessment

3

 
SPED 392 Prin of Teaching Exceptional Children

1

 
SPED 401 Professional Ethics Special Ed

1

     
SPED 510** PBIS for the Classroom Teacher

3

     
SPED 515 Consultation and Collaboration in General and Special Ed

3

     
SPED 561** Characteristics of Child with Learn Disabilities

3

 
SPED 582** Intellectual Disabilities: Characteristics and Needs

3

 
SPED 583** Child with Emot/Behav Problems

3

 
SPED 585** Intro Acad & Behavioral Meth in ED, LD, MD & SD

3

 
SPED 586** Advanced Academic & Behavioral Methods in ED, LD

3

 
Total  

128

*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

For additional degree requirements, please visit the Degree Requirements page.

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