2018-19 Academic Catalog
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Earth Science Teaching, B.A.

Earth Science-Teaching, B.A.

This is only a sample plan and it is flexible to a certain degree, particularly with Liberal Arts Core electives.  Students should regularly meet with their faculty advisor to carefully plan their course schedule. 

Plan of Study Grid
Freshman
FallHour
CHEM 1110 (860:044) General Chemistry I 4
UNIV 1000 First-Year Cornerstone: Integrated Communication I 3
EARTHSCI 1300 (870:031) Introduction to Geology 4
TEACHING 2017 Level 1 Field Experience: Exploring Teaching 1
EDPSYCH 2030 (200:030) Dynamics of Human Development 3
 Hours15
Spring
CHEM 1120 (860:048) General Chemistry II 4
Liberal Arts 6
EARTHSCI 1320 (870:035) Earth History 4
UNIV 1010 First-Year Cornerstone: Integrated Communication II 3
 Hours17
Sophomore
Fall
EARTHSCI 1100 (870:010) Astronomy (*) 3-4
PHYSICS 1511 (880:054) General Physics I 4
SPED 3150 (220:150) Meeting the Needs of Diverse Learners in Classrooms 2
Liberal Arts 6
 Hours15-16
Spring
PHYSICS 1512 (880:056) General Physics II 4
TEACHING 3128 Level 2 Field Experience: Teacher as a Change Agent 1
TEACHING 3139 (280:139) Vocational/Technical Teaching 1
EDPSYCH 3148 (200:148) Learning and Motivation in Classroom Contexts 3
MEASRES 3150 (250:150) Classroom Assessment 2
Liberal Arts 6
 Hours17
Junior
Fall
EARTHSCI 1200 (870:021) Elements of Weather 3
EARTHSCI 1210 (870:022) Elements of Weather Laboratory 1
Liberal Arts 11
 Hours15
Spring
EARTHSCI 3210/5210 (870:121g) Meteorology 4
SOCFOUND 3119 (260:119) Schools and American Society 3
SCI ED 3300/5300 (820:190g) Orientation to Science Teaching 4
100/3000/4000-Level Earth Science Electives** 3
 Hours14
Senior
Fall
100/3000/4000-Level Earth Science Electives** 3
SCI ED 4700/5700 (820:193g) Methods for Teaching Physical Science 3
TEACHING 4170/5170 (280:170g) Human Relations: Awareness and Application 3
Liberal Arts 2
University Electives 3
 Hours14
Spring
TEACHING 3138 (280:138) Secondary School Teaching 12
 Hours12
 Total Hours119-120
*

  EARTHSCI 1100 (870:010) must be taken for four semester hours of credit.

**

 Excluding the following courses: EARTHSCI 3186/4186/5186 (*870:186/870:186g) "Studies in", EARTHSCI 3420/5420 (870:189g), EARTHSCI 3430 (870:195), EARTHSCI 4198 (870:198 "Independent Study".