Education Course Requirements

ELEMENTARY EDUCATION MAJOR REQUIREMENTS

  • Content/Methods Courses:
    ED 216 Methods in the Arts: 3 hours
    ED 220 Children’s Literature: 3 hours
    ED 224 Technology in the PreK-12 Classroom: 2 hours
    ED 301 Assessment in the Elementary School: 1 hours
    ED 345 Methods of Teaching Reading: 3 hours
    ED 347 Elementary School Language Arts: 3 hours
    ED 357 Methods of Teaching Math I : 3 hours
    ED 358 Methods of Teaching Math II: 3 hours
    ED 365 Elementary Field Experience I: 1 hours
    ED 367 Instructional Strategies for Students with Adaptive Learning Needs: 2 hours
    ED 368 Elementary Field Experience II: 1 hours
    ED 374 Elementary School Health & Physical Education: 3 hours
    ED 385 Elementary School Science: 2 hours
    ED 395 Elementary School Social Studies: 2 hours
    ED 419 Opening School Clinical Experience: 2 hours
    ED 421 Elementary Clinical Experience: 10 hours
    ED 455 Reading Diagnosis: 1 hours
    ED 456 Reading Clinical Experience: 1 hours
    TOTAL HOURS: 46
    Supporting Course Work:
    MA 204-G The Nature of Mathematics: 4 hours
    MA 205 Mathematics for Elementary Teachers: 4 hours
    TOTAL HOURS: 8
    Minimum upper-level hours in major 16

TOTAL HOURS IN MAJOR: 54

Professional Education Courses:

ED 100 Introduction to Education: 2 hours
ED 110 Culturally Diverse Field Experience: 1 hours
ED 120 Early Field Experience OR ED 203 OR SE 220: 1 hours
ED 205 Child & Adolescent Development: 3 hours
ED 318 Classroom Management in the Elementary School: 2 hours
ED 448 Philosophy of Education: 2 hours
SE 210 Exceptional Learners: 3 hours
SO 352-G Cultural Diversity OR
CO 201-G Intercultural Communication: 3 hours

TOTAL HOURS: 17
  • Minimum overall GPA: 2.5