B.A. in Elementary Education (P-5) with Learning and Behavior disorders Certification

Degree Guide Key:
Traditional Day ProgramsWC
Evening & Weekend ProgramsSCD
Online ProgramsON
Graduate ProgramsGRAD

 

Available through: WCSCDON

  Semester Hours
General Education Requirements 37
Education Major Requirements* 35
Introduction to the Teaching Profession (EDU 100) 2
Introduction to Education (EDU 103) 2
Diversity in the Classroom (EDU 104) 1
Technology in the Educational Setting (EDU/CS 201) 3
Societal Issues in Today's Schools (EDU 206) 3
Teaching and Learning I and II (EDU 210 and EDU 360) 6
The Exceptional Child and Legal Aspects of Special Education (EDU 315) 3
Human Growth and Development (PSY 260) 3
Practicum in Regular Education (EDU 495) 6
Practicum in Special Education (EDU 497) 6
 
P-5 Elementary Requirements* 25
Introduction to Elementary Education (EDU 105) 1
Mathematics for Teachers I (MA 201) 3
Children's Literature and Related Materials (EDU 240) 3
Mathematics for Teachers II (MA 302) 3
Integrating Culture and Diversity into the Classroom (EDU 314) 3
Language Arts Teaching Methods (EDU 316) 3
Reading Teaching Methods (EDU 317) 3
Science and Mathematics Teaching Methods (EDU 318) 3
Social Studies Teaching Methods (EDU 319) 3
 
PLUS - Elementary Education (completion of all P-5 Elementary Requirements) for those candidates working towards dual elementary/middle school certification.
 
Academic Area of Emphasis* 21
Learning and Behavior Disorders 27
The Exceptional Child and Legal Aspects of Special Education (EDU 315) 0**
Characteristics of Learning and Behavior Disorders (EDU 321) 3
Educational Programming for Secondary Students with LBD (EDU 329) 3
Educational Evaluation Techniques (EDU 332) 3
Classroom and Behavior Management for Children/Youth with LBD(EDU 340) 3
Instructional Technology, Materials and Community Resources for Children/Youth with LBD (EDU 350) 3
Educational Programming for Elementary Students with LBD (EDU 380) 3
Children/Youth with Exceptionalities in Regular Education (EDU 390) 3
Practicum in Special Education (EDU 497) 6
Total 145

*A minimum grade of “C” in each course required for graduation.
**Hours included within the Education major requirements.

*Elementary Education (completion of all P-5 Elementary Requirements) for those candidates working towards dual elementary/middle school certification.