Program Profile

General Studies: minimum 30 hours

Professional and Pedagogical Studies: 32 hours
EDUC 210 Instructional Technologies for Teaching and Learning
EDUC 220 Foundations of Education
EDUC 283 Fundamentals of Special Education
EDUC 356 Psychology & Development of the Adolescent Learner
EDUC 398 Fieldwork I
EDUC 399 Fieldwork II
EDUC 485 Professional Practicum
EDUC 406 Classroom Management for MLE and SEC
EDUC 492 Student Teaching

Content Studies: minimum 51 hours
EDUC 360 Introduction to Middle Level Schooling
Two Concentration Methods Courses, chosen from the following:

EDUC 422 Teaching of Science for MLE
EDUC 429 Teaching of Social Studies for MLE
EDUC 455 Teaching of Mathematics for MLE
EDUC 466 Teaching of English/Language Arts for MLE 

EDUC 460 Middle School Curriculum
EDUC 461 Middle Level Integrated Methods I: Processes
EDUC 462 Middle Level Integrated Methods II: Instruction & Assessment
EDUC 478 Teaching Literacy for MLE
Concentration I (5 courses)*
Concentration II (5 courses)*
*1 concentration course will overlap with general studies

Electives: 7 hours
TOTAL: minimum 120 hours

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