Bachelor of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies

Bachelor of Arts in Interndisciplinary

(123-127 s.c.h.)

Students will be expected to successfully complete all State certification exams before being given credit for these courses:

EDUC 4601  Studnet Teaching in the Elementary School 4-8

EDUC 4605  Student Teaching in the Secondary School

EDUC 4607  Student Teaching in Early Childhood through Sixth Grade, EC-6

This degree is designed for students seeking a broad-based liberal arts degree with an elementary or secondary teacher certification option.

 

Required core Curriculum (refer to catalog)                                                 42 s.c.h.

 

Departmental requirements: (courses may have been used to meet core requirements)

In addition to the core curriculum of 42 required hours, the Education Department requires an additional 13-15 hours:  8 hrs. of Foreign Language, 3 hrs. of Computer Science, 2 hrs. of Biology lab, and 2 hrs. of Physical Education.  The total General Education hours will be 57.

 

Interdisciplinary Studies

 

Early Childhood-6th grade

EC-6 Generalist

 

            Professional Education                                                                      36

            Academic Subject                                                                              30

            TOTAL                                                                                             123

 

Early Childhood-6th grade Bilingual

EC-6 Bilingual Generalist

           

            Professional Education                                                                      27

            Academic Subject                                                                             30

            Specialization                                                                                   12

            TOTAL                                                                                            126

 

 

4th grade-8th grade certification areas with specialization from one of the following disciplines:  Generalist, Bilingual Generalist, English/Language Arts & Reading, Mathematics, Social Studies.

 

4-8 Generalist

            Professional Education                                                                     24

            Academic Subject                                                                             43

            TOTAL                                                                                            124

 

4-8 Bilingual Generalist

            Professional Education                                                                     24

            Academic Subject                                                                             31

            Specialization                                                                                   12

            TOTAL                                                                                            124

 

4-8 English/Language Arts & Reading

            Professional Education                                                                     30

            Academic Subject                                                                             37

            TOTAL                                                                                            124

 

4-8 Mathematics

            Professional Education                                                                     24

            Academic Subject                                                                             43

            TOTAL                                                                                            124

 

4-8 Social Studies

            Professional Education                                                                     24

            Academic Subject                                                                             40

            TOTAL                                                                                            121

 

Secondary education degrees for certification will be selected from the following:  History, Spanish, Mathematics, English Language Arts & Reading, Social Studies, Science, business Education.  Degree plans for secondary teaching fields are prepared in the appropriate content area department.

 

7-12 History

            Professional Education                                                                      21

 

7-12 Social Studies

            Professional Education                                                                      21

 

7-12 Science

            Professional Education                                                                      21

 

7-12 Mathematics

            Professional Education                                                                      21

 

7-12 English/Language Arts & Reading

            Professional Education                                                                      21

 

6-12 Business Education

            Professional Education                                                                      21

 

7-12 Spanish

            Professional Education                                                                      21