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College of Education
Degree Program Course Requirements

For general degree requirements, see the College of Education and
the General Degree Requirements pages.

Bachelor of Science in Education
Middle Grades - Math/Science (Biology/Chemistry)


Area A Essential Skills                                               Required Hours: 9

ENGL 1101 (with a grade of "C" or better)
ENGL 1102 (with a grade of "C" or better)
Select one of the following courses:
MATH 1101/1111/1113/1125/1131

Area B Institutional Options                                      Required Hours: 5
COMM 1110
Select two of the following courses:
ITDS 2726/ITDS 2727/ITDS 2735/ITDS 2746/ITDS 2748/ITDS 2749/ITDS 2755/LIBR 1105
Select one of the following courses:
EURO 2105/LEAD 1705/POLS 2401/Foreign Language 1001, 1002, 2001, or 2002
Note: the extra hour may be used as an elective.

Area C Humanities/Fine Arts                                      Required Hours: 6
Select one of the following humanities courses:
ENGL 2111/ENGL 2112/ITDS 1145*/ITDS 1155/ PHIL 1105
Select one of the following fine arts courses: ARTH 1100/ITDS 1145*/MUSC 1100/THEA 1100
*ITDS 1145, though listed under both humanities and fine arts, may be taken only once.

Area D Science/Math/Technology                             Required Hours: 10
Select one science course with a lab; the other course may be lab or non-lab:
ANTH 1145 (no lab); ASTR 1105/1305 (lab optional); ASTR 1106/1305; BIOL 1215 (lab included); BIOL 1125 (no lab); BIOL 1225 (lab included); CHEM 1151/1151L; CHEM 1152/1152L; CHEM 1211/1211L; CHEM 1212/1212L; ENVS 1105 (no lab); GEOL 1121 (lab included); GEOL 1122/1322; GEOL 2225 (lab included); ITDS 1215 (lab included); PHYS 1111/1311; PHYS 1112/1312; PHYS 1125/1325 (lab optional); PHYS 2211/2311; PHYS 2212/2312
Select one of the following courses or a science course from above:
CPSC 1105/MATH 1113/MATH 1125/MATH 1131/MATH 1132/MATH 1127/MATH 1165/PHIL 2105

Area E Social Sciences                                                 Required Hours: 12
Select one course from the following two courses:
HIST 2111
HIST 2112
Take the following course:
POLS 1101
Select one behavioral science course from the following courses:
ECON 2105/ECON 2106/PHIL 2135/PSYC 1101/SOCI 1101
Select one world cultures course from the following courses:
ANTH 1105/ANTH 2105/ANTH 2136/ENGL 2136/GEOG 1101/HIST 1111/HIST 1112/ITDS 1146/ITDS 1156

Wellness Requirement                                                   Required Hours: 3
PELM 1205
Select any one PEDS course.

Area F Courses Related to Major                                  Required Hours: 18
EDUF 2215 The American Educational Experience
EDUF 2116 Human Development, Motivation & Learning                                 
EDCI  2105 Diversity in Education                 
SPED  2256 Introduction to the Exceptional Learner in General Education          
CHEM 1211 Principles of Chemistry 1
CHEM 1211L Principles of Chemistry 1 Lab      
CHEM 1212 Principles of Chemistry 2
CHEM 1212L Principles of Chemistry 2 Lab      

Area G:  Program Requirements                                   Required Hours: 61
EDMG 2257 Instructional Practices in MG       
EDRG 3116 Read/Learn Strategies in the MG 
EDMG 4121 Teaching Math in the MG 1         
EDMG 4222 Teaching Math in the MG 2         
EDMG 4235 Teaching Science in the MG        
MATH 2131 Nature & Use of Numbers 1        
MATH 3131 Nature & Use of Numbers 2        
MATH 3137 Investigative Geometry/Measure 
MATH 3138 Exploring Statistics                    
MATH 3555 Advanced Topics in Mathematics 
*PHSC 1125 Physical Science            
BIOL 2285 Research Methods in Biology      
Select one of the following:                                
BIOL 3215 Cell Biology
BIOL 3216 Genetics                                                           
Select one of the following groups:                     
CHEM 3111 Organic Chemistry 1      
CHEM 3311 Organic Chemistry 1 Lab
CHEM 3135 Inorganic Chemistry       
CHEM 3335 Inorganic Chemistry Lab

Student Teaching Experience
EDCI 4485 Student Teaching                      
EDUF 4205 Integrating Tech for Student Tchrs
EDUF 4115 Classroom Management             

Total Hours Required: 124

*Course added to cover content of PRAXIS II-Middle Grades Science and Science QCC�s Grades 4-8 



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