Here is a suggested sequence for the courses required for this major. Not everyone's schedule will be exactly like this. Schedules and when courses are offered can change, so check with your department advisor to make sure you are on track for graduation.
Fall Semester - 13 hours plus 3 hours University Core and 2 hours PEFWLENG 103 - Rhetoric and WritingSPCED 201 - Introduction to Students With Exceptional NeedsSPCED 311 - Developmental Methods for Infants and Toddlers with Exceptional NeedsBIO 102 - Biological Concepts for TeachersEDPSY 260 - Human Growth and Development for Elementary EducationSpring Semester - 15 hours plus 3 hours University CoreENG 104 - Composing ResearchSPCED 202 - Legal and Procedural Foundations of Special EducationGEOG 101 - Earth, Sea, and Sky: A Geographic ViewCOMM 210 - Fundamentals of Public CommunicationSPAA 270 - Language Development*GEOL 101 can be substituted for GEOG 10
Fall Semester - 16 hoursMATHS 201 - Number, Algebra, and Probability for the Elementary TeacherEDEL 200 - Planning for the Elementary and Early Childhood ClassroomHIST 150 - The West in the WorldHSC 350 - Elementary School Health ProgramMUSED 265 - Basic Music for Classroom TeachersSpring Semester - 15 hours plus 3 hours University CoreSPCED 371 - Introduction to Mild InterventionsMATHS 202 - Data Analysis, Geometry, and Measurement for the Elementary TeacherEDPSY 345 - Educational Tests and MeasurementPHYCS 101 - Physical Science Concepts for TeachersSPCED 309 - Principles of Behaviorology in Special EducationOrEDPSY 306 - Behavior Analysis in Education* Enrollment in 300-level courses requires admission into the Teacher Education Program including passing the PPST at licensing levels.
Fall Semester - 15 hours plus 3 hours University CoreAED 200 - Understanding ArtEDEL 300 - Management, Organization, and Instruction in the Elem Educ ClassroomEDRDG 400 - Teaching of Reading in Today's SchoolsSS 397 - Teaching Social Studies in the Elementary SchoolSPCED 375 - Assessment in Special EducationSpring Semester - 17 hoursENG 311 - Language Arts MethodsSPCED 277 - Human Relations and Collaborative Skills for Special EducatorsSPCED 311 - Developmental Methods for Infants and Toddlers with Exceptional NeedsSPCED 361 - Advanced Practicum in Special EducationSPCED 376 - Teaching Methods in Mild InterventionsEDRDG 430 - Corrective Reading
Fall Semester - 18 hoursEDPSY 390 - Educational PsychologyEDEL 350 - Teaching in the Elementary Education ClassroomMATHS 391 - Teaching and Learning Mathematics in the Elementary SchoolSCI 397 - Teaching Science in the Elementary SchoolEDFON 420 - Social, Historical, and Philosophical Foundations of EducationOrEDLIB 461 - Materials for ChildrenSpring Semester - 13 hoursEDEL 464 - Student Teaching: ElementaryEDEL 455 - Senior Seminar in EducationSPCED 489 - Student Teaching: Mild Disabilities
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