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Social Science-Teaching-Plan B-All Social Studies, B.A.

Social Science-Teaching-Plan B - All Social Studies, B.A.

This is a sample plan of study with a suggested sequencing of classes for the major.  University electives may be applied to earn additional academic majors, minors, or certificates.  Students should regularly meet with their academic advisor to plan their specific semester schedule to include UNIFI/General Education program and/or university elective hours required.

Plan of Study Grid
Freshman
FallHour
PSYCH 1001 Introduction to Psychology 3
GEOG 1110 Global Geography (or GEOG 1120) 3
UNIFI/General Education or University Electives 9
 Hours15
Spring
POL AMER 1014 Power & Politics in the U.S. 3
GEOG 1210 Planet Earth 3
GEOG 1211 Planet Earth Laboratory 1
HIST 1110 United States History to the Civil War and Emancipation 3
UNIFI/General Education or University Electives 6
 Hours16
Sophomore
Fall
SOC 1000 Introduction to Sociology 3
HIST 1120 United States History since the Civil War and Emancipation 3
TEACHING 2017 Level 1 Field Experience: Exploring Teaching 1
EDPSYCH 2030 Dynamics of Human Development 3
ECON 1041 Principles of Macroeconomics 3
UNIFI/General Education or University Electives 3
 Hours16
Spring
HIST 3110 Conflict and Justice in History: (Topic) 3
SPED 3150 Meeting the Needs of Diverse Learners in Classrooms 2
LRNTECH 1020 Secondary Educational Technology and Design 2
ECON 1051 Principles of Microeconomics 3
SOCSCIED 2190 Introduction to Teaching Social Studies 1
POL AMER American Government Elective 4
 Hours15
Junior
Fall
TEACHING 3128 Level 2 Field Experience: Lesson Planning and Instruction 1
EDPSYCH 3148 Learning and Motivation in Classroom Contexts 3
MEASRES 3150 Classroom Assessment 2
American (POL AMER) Government Electives 3
Psychology Elective (PSYCH 2000/3000 level) 3
UNIFI/General Education or University Electives 3
 Hours15
Spring
SOCFOUND 3119 Schools and American Society 3
US History Elective 3
Sociology Elective 3
World History Elective 3
Area of Emphasis Elective 3
 Hours15
Senior
Fall
TEACHING 4170/5170 Human Relations: Awareness and Application 3
SOCSCIED 4190 Methods of Teaching Social Studies 3
World History Elective 3
Area of Emphasis Elective 6
UNIFI/General Education or University Electives 1
 Hours16
Spring
TEACHING 3138 Secondary School Teaching 12
 Hours12
 Total Hours120