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Middle Level Science Teaching (Dual), B.A.

Middle Level Science Teaching (Dual), B.A.

The Middle-Level Science Teaching (Dual) major requires a minimum of 133-136 total hours to graduate.

Plan of Study Grid
Freshman
FallHour
BIOL 2051 (840:051) General Biology: Organismal Diversity 4
CHEM 1110 (860:044) General Chemistry I 4
ENGLISH 1005 (620:005) College Writing and Research 3
Quanititative Techniques and Understanding 3-4
 Hours14-15
Spring
BIOL 2052 (840:052) General Biology: Cell Structure and Function 4
CHEM 1120 (860:048) General Chemistry II 4
COMM 1000 (48C:001) Oral Communication 3
Liberal Arts Core 6
 Hours17
Sophomore
Fall
PHYSICS 1511 (880:054) General Physics I 4
EARTHSCI 1200 (870:021) Elements of Weather 3
EARTHSCI 1210 (870:022) Elements of Weather Laboratory 1
TEACHING 2017 Level 1 Field Experience: Exploring Teaching 1
EDPSYCH 2030 (200:030) Dynamics of Human Development 3
Humanities 3
 Hours15
Spring
PHYSICS 1512 (880:056) General Physics II 4
TEACHING 3128 Level 2 Field Experience: Teacher as a Change Agent 1
EDPSYCH 3148 (200:148) Learning and Motivation in Classroom Contexts 3
MEASRES 3150 (250:150) Classroom Assessment 2
Humanities 3
Liberal Arts Core 3
 Hours16
Junior
Fall
SCI ED 3200 (820:196) Current Technologies in Science Teaching 2
SCI ED 3300/5300 (820:190g) Orientation to Science Teaching 3
LITED 4117/5117 (230:117g) Methods of Teaching Content Literacy at the Middle and Secondary Levels 3
LITED 4155/5155 (230:155g) English Language Structures and Usage for K-8 Educators 1
EDPSYCH 4152/5152 (200:152g) Development of the Middle School Aged Child 3
ELEMECML 4135/5135 (210:135g) Middle Level Instruction, Differentiation, and Assessment 3
Capstone Experience 2
 Hours17
Spring
BIOL 4193/5193 (840:193g) Methods for Teaching Life Science 3
EARTHSCI 1300 (870:031) Introduction to Geology 4
ELEMECML 4152/5152 (210:150g) Middle Level Curriculum 2
SPED 3150 (220:150) Meeting the Needs of Diverse Learners in Classrooms 2
Liberal Arts Core 6
 Hours17
Senior
Fall
EDPSYCH 4151/5151 (200:151g) Approaches to Classroom Management for Secondary Students 3
TEACHING 4170/5170 (280:170g) Human Relations: Awareness and Application 3
SOCFOUND 3119 (260:119) Schools and American Society 3
Liberal Arts Core 6
 Hours15
Spring
TEACHING 3138 (280:138) Secondary School Teaching 12
 Hours12
 Total Hours123-124

This major requires students to complete the requirements for an endorsement in a second Middle School Subject (5-8) that may include: 1821-Middle School Language Arts, 1822-Middle School Mathematics, or 1824-Middle School Social Studies (5-8). Required courses for these endorsements include the following with many of the required courses counting toward Liberal Arts Core requiremements*:

1821-Middle School Langauge Arts (5-8)
ENGLISH 1005 (620:005)College Writing and Research *3
COMM 1000 (48C:001)Oral Communication *3
ENGLISH 2520 (620:040)Multicultural Literature3
ENGLISH 4940/5940 (620:165g)Literature for Young Adults3
1822-Middle School Mathematics (5-8)
MATH 1140 (800:046)Precalculus4
an additional 8 hours that may include:8
Calculus I *
Calculus II
Introduction to Statistical Methods *
1824-Middle School Social Studies (5-8)
HUM 1021 (680:021)Humanities I: The Ancient, Classical, and Medieval Worlds *3
GEOG 1120 (970:010)Human Geography3
HISUS 1023History of the United States *3
POL AMER 1014 (942:014)Introduction to American Politics *3