DEPARTMENT OF
CURRICULUM AND INSTRUCTION
ELEMENTARY EDUCATION

Elementary Education Teacher Certification Program for
the Afro-American Studies Major

 

The Afro-American Studies major requires 33 credit hours. The student may earn the Bachelor's degree and the Master of Education in this program. The four year total is 128 hours.
FIRST YEAR - Teacher preparation hours plus major
ENGL 002 Freshman English (3)   ENGL 003 Freshman English (3)
ARTH 161 Art Appreciation (3)   COMP 001 Life Science (3)
PHED Physical Education (1)   AFRO 005 Afro American Studies I (3)
FRSM 001 Freshman Seminar (1)   PHED Physical Education (1)
HIST 001 Intro to Civilization (3)   PHIL Philosophy (3)
PHED 002 Swimming (1)   HIST World Geography (3)
ELEM 110 Introduction to Teaching (3)        
    (15)       (16)
SECOND YEAR - Teacher preparation hours plus major  
HUCO 101 Principles of Speech (3)   *ELEM 020 Ed. Psychology AND  
PHED 159 Health Science (1)   *ELEM 025 Field Work & Seminar (4)
ENGL Writing Requirement (3)   COMP 003 Physical Science (3)
MATH 006 College Algebra I (3)   MATH 010 College Algebra II (3)
HIST 009 U.S. History (3)     Foreign Language I (4)
AFRO 006 Afro American Studies II (3)   AFRO 185 Black Woman in America (3)
    (16)   *Must be taken concurrently (17)
THIRD YEAR - Teacher preparation hours plus major  
  Foreign Language I (4)   AFRO 175 Prep for Practicum (3)
ELEM 039 Social Foundations (3)   AFRO Black Comp. Literature (3)
AFRO 134 Black Social/ Political Thought (3)   MATH 202 Math in Elem. School (3)
ENGL 014 Humanities I (3)   HUDE 201 Human Development (3)
Afro 192 Harlem Renaissance (3)   ENGL 015 Humanities II (3)
             
    (16)   *Must be taken concurrently (15)
FOURTH YEAR - Teacher preparartion hours plus major acceptance in Five-Year program required before enrolling in EDUC courses
  Foreign Language III (3)     Foreign Language IV (3)
EDUC 262 Lit for Child & Adol (3)   EDUC 280 Classroom Management (3)
AFRO 176 Practicum 6 (3)   EDUC 260 Special Education (3)
EDUC 288 General Methods (3)   MUSC 100 Intro to Music (3)
AFRO Elective (3)   ELEM 110 Intro to Ed. Tech/ Computers (3)
        AFRO 159 Senior Seminar (3)
    (15)       (18)

Successful completion of this part of the program will result in the Bachelor's degree. Students do not meet certification requirements at this point. Formal application and admission to graduate school is required to complete the fifth year.

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FIFTH YEAR - Teacher preparation hours
EDUC 224 Introduction to Assessment and Measurement in Teaching (3)   EDUC 296/297 Internship (6)
EDUC 274 Remedial & Diagnostics in Teaching in Reading (3)   EDUC 379 Research in C&I (3)
EDUC 282 Integrated Methods and Technology I: w/Field Experience (3)       (9)
EDUC 283 Integrated Methods and Technology II: w/Field Experience (Math & Science) (3)        
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