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Majors and More

College of Education

Bachelor of Science in Special Education - Mental and Severe Disabilities

Bachelor of Science in Special Education-Learning-Emotional Disabilities 

General Education

 

Semester Hours

ACAD 101 Principles of the Learning Academy

1

Shared Skills and Proficiencies
   
Writing and Critical Thinking    
WRIT 101 Composition

3

    HMXP 102      Human Experience 3
CRTW 201 Critical Reading, Thinking & Writing

3

    Oral Communication Met in major with SPED 391 0
    Technology Met in major with EDCO 305 0
    Intensive Writing Met in major with SPED 585 0
    Constitution Requirement See approved list; may be met with other requirement 0-3
    Physical Activity See approved list; 1*
Thinking Critically Across Disciplines    
Global Perspectives See approved list;

3

Historical Perspectives See approved list;

3

Introducing Students to Broad Disciplinary Perspectives

 

Social Science See approved list; must include 2 designators; 3 hours met in major with EDUC 200

3

Humanities and Arts See approved list; must include 2 designators; 3 hours met in major with VPAS 320

3

Quantitative Skills and Natural Science (3 courses) 6-8
    Quantitative Skills Met in major with MATH 150 0
Natural Science See approved list; must include a lab science.  [If 2 courses, must be in 2 different
groups:  Life, Physical, or Earth]

(6-8)

Subtotal   29-34
 
Professional Education Sequence  

90

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** Supporting Engl as Second Lang Learner in Gen Ed Classroom

2

     
EDCO 305** Technology in the Inclusive Classroom

2

     
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

 
READ 330** Foundations of Literacy 

2

 
READ 345** Content Area Reading and Writing

3

     
READ 370* Instructional Methods and Assessment I

3

     
READ 380* Instructional Methods and Assessment II

3

     
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 401 Professional Ethics Special Ed

1

SPED 415 Transition from Early Child to Adult for Indiv with Disabilities 3
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 575
Educational Procedures for Students with MD & SD 3
     
SPED 582** Intellectual Disabilities: Characteristics and Needs

3

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

3

 
 
Content Requirements
    MATH 150, 291, 292, 393 Discrete MATH, Data Analysis & Geom Concepts for Teachers 12
    VPAS 320 Integrated Arts 3
Total  

120-124

*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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