DEPARTMENT OF
CURRICULUM AND INSTRUCTION
ELEMENTARY EDUCATION

Elementary Education Teacher Certification Program for
the English Major

 

The English major reuqires 36 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 002 Swimming (1)   AFST Afro American (3)
FRSM 001 Freshman Seminar (1)   PHED Physical Education (1)
PHED Physical Education (1)   HUDE 201 Human Development (3)
HIST 009 U.S. History (3)   HIST 010 U.S. History (3)
ELEM 110 Introduction to Teaching (3)        
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SECOND YEAR - Teacher preparation hours plus major  
HUCO 101 Principles of Speech (3)   *ELEM 020 E. Psychology AND  
PHIL Philosophy (3)   *ELEM 025 Field Work & Seminar (4)
ENGL 125 Literary Criticism (3)   COMP 003 Physical Science (3)
MATH 006 College Algebra I (3)   MATH 010 College Algebra II (3)
ENGL 101 Brit. Survey I (3)   ENGL 102 Brit. Survey II (3)
PHED 159 Health Science (1)   ENGL 103 U.S. Lit. Survey (3)
    (16)   *Must be taken concurrently (16)
THIRD YEAR - Teacher preparation hours plus major  
  Foreign Language I (4)     Foreign Language II (4)
HIST 101 World Geography (3)   *ELEM 039 Social Foundations (3)
ENGL 110 Language Survey (3)   ENGL 167 Shakespeare (3)
ENGL 114 College Grammar (3)   MATH 020 Math in Elementary School (3)
ENGL Group I (Author) (3)   ENGL Group II (Genre) (3)
             
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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 260 Special Education (3)
EDUC 288 General Methods (3)   EDUC 280 Classroom Management (3)
ENGL Group III (Period) (3)   MUSC 100 Intro to Music (3)
ENGL Elective (3)   ENGL Elective (3)
        ELEM 110 Intro to Education (3)
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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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