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Bachelor of Arts
Chemistry and Secondary Education

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 1113/1131

Area B Institutional Options                                      Required Hours: 4
COMM 1110 
Select one of the following courses: 
ITDS 2726/ITDS 2727/ITDS 2735/ITDS 2746/ITDS 2748/ITDS 2749/ITDS 2755
OR
Select one of the following courses:
EURO 2105/LEAD 1705/LIBR 1105/POLS 2401/Foreign Language 1001, 1002, 2001, or 2002/Any Area C-E course with a study abroad component.
Note: the two extra hours may be used as electives. 

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: 11 
Select two science courses with a lab: 
ASTR 1105/1305; ASTR 1106/1305; BIOL 1215 (lab included); BIOL 1225 (lab included); GEOL 1112/1112L; GEOL 1121 (lab included); GEOL 1122/1322; GEOL 2225 (lab included); ITDS 1215 (lab included); PHYS 1111/1311; PHYS 1112/1312

Take the following course: MATH 1131 if not taken in Area A.

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 1107/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

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
MATH 1131 Calculus with Analytical Geometry 1 (1 hour from Area A or D)
PHYS 1111 Introductory Physics 1
PHYS 1112 Introductory Physics 1 Lab
PHYS 1311 Introductory Physics 2
PHYS 1312 Introductory Physics 2 Lab
EDUC 2130 Exploring Learning & Teaching (1 hour applied to Area F, 2 hours applied to Area G)


Area G Program Requirements                                   Required Hours: 65
CHEM 2115 Quantitative Analysis 
CHEM 2315 Quantitative Analysis Lab 
CHEM 3111 Organic Chemistry I 
CHEM 3112 Organic Chemistry II 
CHEM 3311 Organic Chemistry I Lab 
CHEM 3312 Organic Chemistry II Lab 
CHEM 3135 Inorganic Chemistry 
CHEM 3335 Inorganic Chemistry Lab 
CHEM 4115 Survey of Physical Chemistry
CHEM 4315 Survey of Physical Chemistry Lab
CHEM 4175 Instru Meth of Chem Analysis
CHEM 4375 Instru Meth of Chem Analysis Lab 
EDUC 2110 Investigating Critical & Contemporary Issues in education
EDUC 2120 Exploring Socio-Cultural Perspectives on Diversity in Educational Contexts
EDUC 2130 Exploring Learning & Teaching (2 hours from Area F)
SPED 2256 Introduction to the Exceptional Learner in General Education
EDSE 4135 Curriculum and Methods in Secondary Science
EDCI 3456 Practicum in Science Education
EDUF 4115 Classroom Management
EDCI 4485 Student Teaching

Select one of the following groups:6 hr
GRP1: FREN 1002 and FREN 2001
GRP2: GERM 1002 and GERM 2001
GRP3: JAPN 1002 and JAPN 2001
GRP4: SPAN 1002 and SPAN 2001

Area H Program Electives                                           Required Hours: 0-2
EDUF 4205 Integrating Technology (required if competency test is not satisfied)

Total Hours Required: 128-130

 

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