Middle Childhood Education- Bachelor of Science in Education

Requirements for all Middle Childhood Concentrations

All of these:

EDL 204 Sociocultural Studies in Education (3)

EDL 318M Teacher Leadership and School Organization (3)

EDP 201 Human Development and Learning in Social and Educational Contexts (3)

EDP 256 Psychology of the Exceptional Learner (3)

EDP 279 Technology + Media Literacy and Learning (3)

EDP 301M Assessment & Evaluation In Educational Settings (3)

EDT 190 Introduction to the Teaching Profession (3)

EDT 246M Foundations of Reading, Language and Literacy (3)

EDT 252M Early Field Experience for Middle Childhood Education (3)

EDT 346M Reading Instruction in Middle Childhood (3)

EDT 421M Classroom Management (3)

EDT 442M Phonics and Reading Improvement in Middle Grades (3)

EDT 448M Reading Practicum in the Middle Grades (3)

EDT 419 Supervised Teaching (1-16)

Choose ONE of the following:

AMS 205 Introduction to American Studies (3)

ATH 185 Cultural Diversity in the U.S. (3)

ENG 162 Literature and Identity (3)

ENG 248 Asian American Literature (3)

ENG 254 Latino/a Literature in the Americas (3)

FSW/EDP 481 Adolescent Development in Diverse Families (3)

GEO 201 Geography of Urban Diversity (3)

IDS 159 Strength Through Cultural Diversity (3)

KNH 415 Wellness Perspectives for Adolescents (3)

WGS 201 Introduction to Women's Studies (3)

Choose TWO of these (depending on content areas chosen):

EDT 436 Middle Childhood Language Arts (3)

EDT 429M Middle Childhood Mathematics (3)

EDT 439 Middle Childhood Social Studies (3)

EDT 441 Middle Childhood Science (3)

Choose TWO concentrations from the following:

Language Arts Concentration:

ENG 262 Children's Literature (3) or

ENG 262M Children’s Literature for Middle Childhood (3)

ENG 301 History of the English Language (4)

ENG 304 Backgrounds to Composition Theory and Research (3)

EDT 423 Literature and Other Media for Adolescents (3)

Choose ONE of the following:

ENG 223 Strategies for Writers (3)

ENG 224 Digital Writing and Rhetoric: Composing with Words, Images and Sounds (3)

ENG 225 Advanced Composition (3)

ENG 226 Introduction to Creative Writing: Short Fiction and Poetry (3)

Choose ONE of the following:

CLS 121 Introduction to Classical Mythology (3)

GER 231 Folk and Literary Fairy Tales (3)

RUS 137 Russian Folklore (3)

Math Concentration:

MTH 151 Calculus I (5) (MPF V)

MTH 217 Math for Middle School Teachers (3)

MTH 218 Geometry for Middle School Teachers (3)

MTH 407 Patterns and Structures in Mathematics (3)

STA 301 Applied Statistics (3) or

STA 261 Statistics (4) (see adviser before choosing)

EDT 265 Mathematics: History and Technology (3)

Science Concentration:

EDT 181 Physical Science (4)

EDT 182 Physical Science (4)

EDT 415 Inquiring Life Science (3)

Science Elective (3) Choose any BOT, CHM, GLG, IES, MBI, PHY, and ZOO 100-499; GEO 121, 211, 221, 275

Choose TWO of the following: (6-8)

BOT 121 Evolution: Just a theory? (3)

BOT 131 Plants, Humanity, and Environment (3)

BOT 155 Field Botany (3)

BOT 171 Ecology of North America (3)

BOT 191 Plant Biology (4)

MBI 111 Microorganisms and Human Disease (3)

MBI 121 The Microbial World (3)

ZOO 113 Animal Diversity (4)

ZOO 114 Principles of Biology (4)

ZOO 115 Biological Concepts: Ecology, Evolution, Genetics, and Diversity (4)

ZOO 116 Biological Concepts: Structure, Function, Cellular and Molecular Biology (4)

ZOO 121 Environmental Biology (3)

ZOO 161 Human Physiology (4)

Social Studies Concentration:

HST 111, 112 Survey of American History (3, 3)

EDT 362 Social Sciences for Teachers II (4)

GEO 101 Global Forces, Local Diversity (3)

Choose ONE of the following:

HST 121, 122 Western Civilization (3, 3)

HST 197 World History to 1500 (3)

HST 198 World History Since 1500 (3)

Choose ONE of the following:

ATH 155 Introduction to Anthropology (4)

ATH 175 Peoples of the World (3)

SOC 151 Social Relations (4)

SOC 153 Sociology in a Global Context (3)

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