Graduate Course Catalog 2007-2009

General Information

Faculty/Staff Directory

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ELEMENTARY EDUCATION/MASTER OF ARTS

This is an accelerated program leading to elementary certification and a Master of Arts degree. Candidates spend the entire school year in a partnership school working with a mentor teacher.

See page 87-88 for complete admission requirements.

PREREQUISITES

Minimum GPA of 2.75

Meet all general education requirements

Eighteen hours in an endorsement area (See Program Director for list of acceptable areas of endorsement)

Substitute Certificate


Summer
    55-510 Foundations of Elementary Education (6)

Fall (entire semester)

55-504               Technology for Teaching and Learning (2)
    55-571 Methods of Teaching Reading and Integrated Language Arts, K-9 (4)
    55-554 Methods of Teaching Social Studies and Multi-Cultural Studies, K-9 (3)
    55-500 Clinical Experience in the Classroom (2)

Fall (1st eight weeks)
    55-552 Methods of Teaching Mathematics, K-9 (2)

Fall (2nd eight weeks)
    55-540 Methods of Teaching Science and Health, K-9 (2)

Spring
    55-521 Curriculum and Instruction in the Middle School (3)
    51-546 Historical Foundations of American Education (3)
    55-581 Internship in the Elementary and Middle School Classroom (10)

Fall
    55-576 First Year Teaching Experience (1)

5X-575               Practical Research for Learning Communities (3)

* See course descriptions for prerequisites