Specializations

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ELEMENTARY EDUCATION PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS

Course Course Name Hours
Art 3350 Elementary Art Education 3
EDUC 3331 Reading in the Content Areas 3
EDUC 3332 Pedagogy of Literacy 3
EDUC 3350 Elementary Social Studies Methods 3
ENGL 3354 Children’s Literature 3
HIST 1108 US History II 3
HIST 2211 World Civilizations I 3
- OR -    
HIST 2213 World Civilizations III 3
HIST 3302 West Virginia History 3
HLTA 4400 Health Education For The Elementary School 3
MATH 2251 Structure of Real Numbers 3
MATH 2252 Data Analysis and Geometry 3
MATH 3353 Math Methods for Elementary Teachers 3
MUSI 3330 Music in the Elementary Classroom 3
PHED 3326 Early Psychomotor Development 3
PHSC 2201 Exosphere 4
PHSC 2202 Geosphere 4
PHSC 4412 Science in the Elementary School 3

 

PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS

Course Course Name Hours
EDUC 2200 Introduction to Education 3
EDUC 2201 Instructional Technology 3
EDUC 2203 Human Development, Learning and Teaching 3
EDUC 2240 High Incidence Disabilities for Educators 3
EDUC 2260 Instructional Design I 3
EDUC 2265 Field Experience 2 1
EDUC 3330 The Reading Process 3
EDUC 3340 Instructional Design II 3
EDUC 3351 Inclusive Classroom Practices 2
EDUC 3365 Field Experience 3 3
EDUC 4485 Action Research 1
EDUC 4486 Portfolio 1
EDUC 4491 Elementary Student Teaching 10

 

OPTIONAL SPECIALIZATIONS* 10-25 SEMESTER HOURS (For Elementary, K-6 only):  General Mathematics through Algebra I - Grades 5-9; Spanish - Pre-K-Adult; Special Education - K-12

*See current catalog for required courses needed

GENERAL STUDIES PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS (By attribute)

Attribute  Attribute Name Course Hours
1 Critical Analysis ENGL 1102 3
2 Quantitative Literacy MATH 1530 3
3 Written Communications ENGL 1101 3
4 Teamwork COMM 2200 or 2201 3
5 Information Literacy Major Course EDUC 2201 3
6 Technology Literacy Major Course EDUC 2201 3
7 Oral Communication COMM 2200 or 2201 3
8 Citizenship POLI 1103 3
9 Ethics ENGL 2220/21 or 2230/31 3
10 Health and Well-being EDUC 2203 3
11 Interdisciplinary and Lifelong Learning GEOG 2210 3
12 Fine Arts ART/MUSI/THEA/INTR 1120 3
13 Humanities HIST 1107 3
14 Social Sciences GEOG 2210 3
15 Natural Sciences BIOL 1104 4
16 Cultural Awareness and Human Dignity Major Course HIST 2211/2213 3
  Additional General Studies Hours Major Course EDUC 3351 (Writing Intensive) 3