Interdisciplinary Studies, B.S. - Core Subjects 4-8

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Freshman Year
Semester 1Semester Credit Hours
ENGL 1301 Rhetoric and Composition 3
GEOL 1301
GEOL 1101
Earth Science I
and Earth Science I Laboratory
4
HIST 1301 American History to 1877 3
MATH 1314
College Algebra
or Trigonometry
3
UNIV 1201 Learning in Global Context 2
Elective 1
 Semester Credit Hours16
Semester 2
ENGL 1302 Rhetoric and Composition 3
GEOG 1303 World Geography 3
HIST 1302 American History since 1877 3
MATH 1350 Fundamentals of Mathematics I 3
PHYS 1375 Physics 3
 Semester Credit Hours15
Sophomore Year
Semester 1
BIOL 2375 Life Science 3
CHEM 1376 Elementary Chemistry 3
ENGL 2342 Introduction to Literature 3
MATH 1351 Fundamentals of Mathematics II 3
POLS 2301 Government and Politics of US 3
SOCI 2361 Pluralistic Society 3
 Semester Credit Hours18
Semester 2
COMS 1311
Intro to Oral Communication
or Bus and Professional Comm
3
ENGL 2307
Intro Creative Writing
or Technical Writing
3
GEOL 1303
GEOL 1103
Physical Geology
and Physical Geology Laboratory
4
POLS 2302 Government and Politics of TX 3
Creative arts 3
 Semester Credit Hours16
Junior Year
Semester 1
BIOL 1306
BIOL 1106
General Biology I
and General Biology Laboratory I
4
EDBL 3325
Teach English Language Learner
or Literacy Dev Engl Lang Lrnrs
3
STAT 1342 Elementary Statistics 3
Special Emphasis 3
Special Emphasis 3-4
 Semester Credit Hours16-17
Semester 2
EDED 3302 Develop Behavr of Chl and Adol 3
EDED 3332 Curr Mats Developmt and Plan 3
EDED 3333 Clsrm Mgt and Org in Mid Sch 3
EDED 4310 Technology & Media in Educ 3
EDSE 4349 Foundations Special Educ (WI) 3
 Semester Credit Hours15
Senior Year
Semester 1
Select 1 of the following: 1 3
Assess/Teaching Mathematics  
Assess/Teaching of Science  
Teach of Soc Studies Elem Sch  
EDED 4330
 
EDRG 4307 Literacy Instruction 4-8 3
EDRG 4314 Develp Correct Rdg for Sec Sch 3
EDSE 4358 Principles Behavior Management 3
HIST 4346 Texas History 3
Special Emphasis 3-4
 Semester Credit Hours18-19
Semester 2
EDED 4613
or EDED 4623
Student Teaching
or
6
 Semester Credit Hours6
 Total Credit Hours Required: 120-122

Special Emphasis

Special Emphasis courses to be chosen from one of the following disciplines:

Mathematics
MATH 1348Analytic Geometry3
MATH 2413Calculus I4
MATH 3325Intro Mathematical Proofs (WI)3
MATH 3352Applied Fundamentals of Math3
Social Studies
HIST 2321World History to 15003
HIST 2322World History since 15003
Select 2 of any approved U.S. History, adv.
POLS 4331Constitutional Law I3
Science
CHEM 1311
CHEM 1111
Gen Inorganic Chemistry I
and Gen Inorganic Chem Lab I
4
BIOL 2421Elementary Microbiology4
GEOG 3305Environmental Geography3
Science, adv.
English/LA/Reading
COMS 33043
or ENGL 3300 Special Topics in Writing
EDRG 3321Literature for Public Sch3
Select 2 from the following:
British Lit.
American Lit.
English Grammar and Usage