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Majors and More

Majors and More

College of Education

Bachelor of Science in Special Education - Mental and Severe Disabilities

Bachelor of Science in Special Education - Mental and Severe 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, 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 SPED 391

0

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

3

MATH 292* Number,Measurement, & 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

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

3

Humanities and Arts    
VPAS 320 Integrated Arts

3

READ 290 Children'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 250/251 Matter & Energy/Lab

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 Elementary School

3

 
ELEM 361** Teaching Science in Elementary School

3

 
ELEM 360** Teaching Math in the Elementary School

3

 
MATH 393** Algebra,Dat Anlaysis & Geom Concepts

3

 
READ 150** Foundations of Lang & Literacy

1

 
READ 250** Literacy Framework

1

 
READ 370** Reading & Writ Exp Methods I

3

     
READ 380* Reading & Writ Exp Methods II

3

 
READ 415** Literacy to Meet Diverse Needs

2

     
SPED 281* Introduction to Special Education

3

 
SPED 293* Lab Exp with Learners with Autism Spectrum Disorders

3

 
SPED 390     Field Experience in Special Ed

1

     
SPED 391** Assessment

3

 
SPED 392 Prin of Teaching Except Children

1

 
SPED 401** Professional Ethics in Special Ed

1

     
SPED 415 Transition from Pre-K to Adult

3

     
SPED 510** PBIS for the Classroom Teacher

3

     
SPED 515** Consultation & Collaboration in Special and Gen Educ

3

 
SPED 575** Educational Procedures for Students with MD & SD

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

 
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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