Education and Learning Major Requirements | Academic Advising Handbook

PSY 150 Introduction to Psychology* 4
Philosophical Foundations
PHIL 100 Introduction to Philosophy
or
PHIL 202 Ethics and Society*
4

4

Social Foundations
One of the following four courses:

ANTH 101 Introduction to Anthropology*

SOC 110 Understanding the Apocalypse

SOC 120 Images, Society, and Identity

SOC 130 Stump the Sociologist

POLS 140 Conflict and Controversy in American Politics*

POLS 180 The United States in World Affairs*

4

4

4

4

4

4

Development
One of the following two courses:

PSY 281 Lifespan Human Development

PSY 240 Child Development*

See Advisor for EDUC options

4

4

Total 16

Recommended: Mathematics courses that meet the University core math requirement

MATH 221 Mathematics for Elementary Teachers I* 4
MATH 223 Mathematics for Elementary Teachers II* 4

Learning and Education Core

EDUC-260 Foundations of Education* 2
EDUC-300 Introduction to Early Childhood Education 4
EDUC-308 Learning Communities I: Personal Awareness* 2
EDUC-361 Foundation of Human Development & Psychology 4
EDUC-370 School and Society* 2
EDUC-420 Language Acquisition in Children 2
EDUC-428 Teaching Reading through Child and Adolescent Literature 2
Total 18

Required Capstone Experience

EDUC-496 Integrating Seminar I: Research Design 2
EDUC-497 Integrating Seminar II: Research Project* 4
Total 6

* Counts towards Undergraduate Core Graduation Requirements

Non-Licensure Education and Learning Major Total 40 Credits

Licensure options include Education & Learning Major Early Childhood/Elementary School Authorization Licensure Option and Special Education Option.