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PreK-4th Grade and Special Education PreK-8th Grade

Department: Education

Course Number Title Credits Prerequisites Dist. Skills
ED 110 Foundations of Education
3
 
S
ED 111 Foundations of Education Lab
1
corequisite ED 110
S
ED 120 Child Development
3
corequisite ED 121
S
ED 121** Child Development Lab
1
corequisite ED 120 or permission
S
ED 130 Adolescent Development
3
 
S
ED 201 Educational Technology: STEM II
3
ED 110 & ED 111 & ED 120 & ED 121
S
ED 223* Math Methods: STEM 1
3
ED 120 & ED 121, corequisite ED 210
S
ED 240 Introduction to Students with Exceptionalities
3
ED 110 & ED 111& ED 120 & ED 121
S
ED 300S Sign Language
1
ED 120 or ED 130
S
ED 303 Issues in Special Education
1
 
ED 310 Children's Literature
3
ED 110, ED 111, ED 120, & ED 121
S
ED 312 Language and the Developing Brain
3
ED 120, ED 121 & ED 311
S
ED 313** Language Development Lab
1
ED 120, ED 121 & ED 311
S
ED 314 English Language Learners
1
ED 120 or ED 130
S
ED 315 English Language Learners Field Experience
1
 
S
ED 330 Language and Literacy I
3
ED 311 & ED 312 or permission
S
CW
ED 342 Assessment Learners
3
ED 120, ED 121, ED 130 & ED 240
S
ED 343 Differentiated Instruction
3
ED 120, ED 121 & ED 240
S
ED 350 Science Methods for Young Learners: STEM II
3
ED 110 & ED 111
S
ED 400 Curriculum & Methods in Early Childhood Education
3
ED 110, ED 111 & ED 120 & ED 121
S
ED 401** Junior Field Experience
1
ED 120, ED 121, ED 240 & ED 311
S
ED 410** Families and Teachers Education
3
ED 400
S
CS
ED 411 Reading Difficulties
2
ED 120, ED 121, ED 130, ED 212,
ED 330, & ED 430
S
ED 412** Reading Clinic
1
ED 120, ED 121, ED 130, ED 212,
ED 330, & ED 430
S
ED 430 Language and Literacy II:
3
ED 330
S
CW
ED 432 Social Studies Methods
3
ED 330
S
ED 433** Prestudent Teaching Field Experience & Seminar
1
ED 310 or ED 330, corequisite ED 430 & ED 431
S
ED 440 High Incidence Disabilities
3
 
ED 441 Low Incidence Disabilities
4
 
ED 442 Social, Emotional & Behavioral Disorders
3
 
ED 450 *** Student Teaching
14
senior standing & all certificate requirements & permission, corequisite ED 451
S
ED 451 Student Teaching Seminar
1
corequisite ED 450
S

*Some embedded field experience **40 hours of field experience ***Full-time 15 weeks

Total credits = 88
(73 from PreK-4 POE and 15 credits special education specialty courses)

Notes: In addition to completing the above designated POE, students who seek certification in special education must register for ED 452 Dual Student Teaching (6 credits) after graduation, pay additional summer tuition, and complete additional time in their second student teaching experience in a special education setting. Teacher certification programs are subject to changes in state and federal regulations. Formal acceptance into, retention in, and completion of a certification program may include requirements over and above those of the college. See the Education Department's Student Handbook for additional information on certification.

updated 7.13

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