Elementary Education (Spring Cohort)

Major: Elementary Education (Spring Cohort - admitted by November)

Catalog: 2010-2011

*See MyGFU Academic Requirements for correct list of classes to meet requirements
**Class offered on alternate years. Adjust schedule as necessary. See department advisor for additional information.
Recommended Course Schedule Guide
First Year
Fall Semester Spring Semester
BIBL 100 Bible Survey 4 PSYC 150 General Psychology 3
GEED 130 First Year Seminar 1 HIST 151 or 152 United States to or from 1865 3
WRIT 110 College Writing 3 MUSI 120 or ARTS 216/217 World of Music or Art History 2
HHPA 120 Lifelong Fitness 2   *Natural Science GE Requirement (6-8 sem credit hrs) 3
  *Natural Science GE Requirement (6-8 sem credit hrs) 3   *LITR GE Requirement 3
  *COMM GE Requirement 3   Elective 1
Total Semester Credits 16 Total Semester Credits 15
Cumulative Credits 16 Cumulative Credits 31
Second Year
Fall Semester Spring Semester
EDUC 240 Perspectives in Education 2 PSYC 311 Child Development 3
GEOG 200 Cultural Geography and Global Relations 3 MATH 212 Foundations of Elementary Mathematics II 4
MATH 211 Foundations of Elementary Mathematics I 4 RELI 300 Christian Foundations 3
  *BIBL/RELI GE Requirement 3   *HIST GE Requirement 3
  *Social Science GE Requirement (3 sem credit hours) 3   Elective 3
Total Semester Credits 15 Total Semester Credits 16
Cumulative Credits 46 Cumulative Credits 62
Third Year
Fall Semester Spring Semester
EDUC 334 Health/PE Methods 3 EDUC 370 Curriculum and Instruction 3
EDUC 341 Learning Theory 2 EDUC 401 Language Arts & Children's Lit 4
  Elective 10 EDUC 321 Early Childhood Education 3
      EDUC 342 Inclusion 2
      EDUC 373 Fine Arts Methods 2
        Elective 2
Total Semester Credits 15 Total Semester Credits 16
Cumulative Credits 77 Cumulative Credits 93
Fourth Year
Fall Semester Spring Semester
EDUC 380 Social Studies Methods 2 EDUC 475 Student Teaching 12
EDUC 375 Student Teaching I & Cls Mgmt 2 EDUC 490 Senior Seminar 3
EDUC 402 Literacy Methods 4      
EDUC 322 Early Childhood Methods 3      
EDUC 313 Elementary Mathematics Methods 2      
EDUC 383 Science Methods 2      
GEED 490 Senior Capstone 3      
Total Semester Credits 18 Total Semester Credits 15
Cumulative Credits 111 Cumulative Credits 126
    Total Credits for Degree 126.0

NOTES:

WRIT 110 may be waived with a verbal SAT score of 670 or higher. Math requirement may be waived with a math SAT score of 600 or higher.

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