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2011-2012 Undergraduate & Graduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Science in Comprehensive Science and Arts for Teaching


Requirements for a Comprehensive Science and Arts for Teaching Major


Students planning to obtain a Comprehensive Science and Arts for Teaching major must complete the following requirements and must also meet with a CSAT major advisor:

Major Requirements


9. Capstone:


  • ASE 495 - Sciences and Arts for Elementary Classrooms Credits: 3

Cognate Requirements:


Students seeking a Bachelor of Science must complete the following requirements to satisfy cognate requirements:

Students seeking a Bachelor of Arts in the Comprehensive Science and Arts for Teaching major must complete a third semester of proficiency in a foreign language.

Suggested Order of Coursework for the Comprehensive Science and Arts for Teaching Major


First Year:

  • HST 205 - American History to 1877 Credits: 3
  • PED 265 - Teaching Health in Elementary Schools Credits: 3
  • PED 266 - Move, Dance, Learn Credits: 2
  • SCI 225 - Integrated life Science for K-8 Teachers Credits: 4

Second Year:

  • MAT 300 - Music, Art & Theatre Credits: 3
  • MTH 221 - Mathematics for Elementary Teachers - I Credits: 4
  • PSY 325 - Educational Psychology Credits: 3
  • SCI 226 - Integrated Physical Science for K-8 Teachers Credits: 3
  • STA 215 - Introductory Applied Statistics Credits: 3

Third Year:

  • ASE 495 - Sciences and Arts for Elementary Classrooms Credits: 3
  • ENG 302 - Intro to Language Arts: Teaching Writing & Children’s Literature Credits: 3
  • ENG 308 - Teaching Reading: The Necessary Skills Credits: 4
  • ENG 467 - Language Disorders & English Literacy Credits: 3
  • ENG 400 - Language Arts for Teaching Credits: 3
  • MTH 222 - Mathematics for Elementary Teachers II Credits 3
  • PSY 300 - Research Methods in Psychology Credits: 3
  • SST 309 - Social Studies for Elementary Teachers Credits: 3

 

Special Education Program


The Comprehensive Science and Arts for Teaching Major supports students seeking certification to teach special education. The Comprehensive Science and Arts for Teaching Major is required for the special education endorsement but it is only one part of the requirements for teacher certification.

 

Comprehensive Science and Arts for Teaching Program Description


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