Semester Plan: EC-6 with Specialization in 4-8 Grade: Science


General Education Requirements(42)

English 1301, 1302, and 2341(9)
Speech 1311 (Fundamentals of Speech Communication)(3)
History 1301 and 1302(6)
Social Science (POSC 2303)(3)
Science (GSCI 2301 and 2101)(4)
Mathematics 1342(3)
Fine Arts 3302(3)
Physical Activity (KINE 1238)(2)
Religion 1320 and 1330 (Old and New Testament Surveys)(6)
Psychology 3331(3)


Professional Development for Elementary Education(24)

EDUC 3101 Integrated Technology in the Classroom(1)
 EDUC 3102 Technology and the Curriculum(1)
 EDUC 3301 The Professional Teacher and Diverse Learners(3)
 EDUC 3302 Learning and Evaluation Theory(3)
 EDUC 3323 Classroom Management and Effective Teaching Strategies(3)
 + EDUC 3304 Integrated Curriculum for EC-8(3)

 EDUC 3305 Visual Arts and Motor Skills in the Elementary School
 EDUC 3252 Language Arts Practicum in Elementary Schools(2)
 + EDUC 4252 Curriculum Practicum in Elementary Schools(2)
 § EDUC 4316 Clinical Teaching in Grades 4-8(3)
 § EDUC 4317 Clinical Teaching in Grades EC-6(3)
+ Must be taken concurrently
§ Must be taken concurrently

 Science Specialization for Grades 4 - 8(54)

EDUC 3353 Special Education or READ 3320 Literacy for English Language Learners
GEOG 1303 Foundations of Geography
MATH 3351 Mathematics for the Elementary School I
MATH 3352 Mathematics for the Elementary School II
EDUC 3305 Visual Arts and Motor Skills in the Elementary Classroom
READ 3305 Language Skills in Reading
READ 3316 Pre-Literacy Development
READ 3317 Reading Theory and Practice in the Elementary School
READ 3318 Teaching Disciplinary Literacy in the Content Area
READ 3364 Children’s Literature for the Elementary School
SSCI 3306 Foundations of Social Studies for Elementary Teachers                                                                       
GSCI 3308 Science for Elementary Teachers
PSCI 1415 Introduction to Chemistry and Physics
PSCI 1417 Introduction to Earth Science
BIOL 1406 General Biology I
CHEM 1305 Chemical Concepts
CHEM 1105 Chemical Concepts Laboratory

Electives (to total 122 hours)
Total: Minimum one hundred twenty-two (122) semester hours