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Adolescence Education: Earth Science Major Requirements

I. Professional Education Sequence

EDUC 106 Issues in Education

3 s.h.

EDUC 201 Diversity and Teaching

3 s.h.

EDUC 206 Philosophy and Foundations

3 s.h.

EPSY 229 Survey of Exceptional Children

3 s.h.

EPSY 250 Adolescent Growth and Development


EPSY 275 Psychological Foundations of Education: Learning and Motivation

3 s.h.

SCED 392 Research Theory and Practice in Middle and High School Science Education

4 s.h.

SCED 396 Student Teaching in Secondary Science

12 s.h.

SCED 398 Seminar in Middle and High School Science Education

3 s.h.


Sub Total 37 s.h.

II. Content Courses

GEOL 120 Introduction to Geology

3 s.h.

GEOL 220 Historical Geology

4 s.h.

ASTR 271 Stars and Galaxies (spring)

3 s.h.

ESCI 315 Laboratory Techniques in Earth Science

2 s.h.

METR 110 Introduction to Meteorology

3 s.h.

OCEA 210 General Oceanography

3 s.h.

Earth Materials

ESCI 215 Earch Materials

3 s.h.

Surface Processes (select one)

GEOL 370 Geomorphology or


GEOL 282 Introduction to Hydrology

3 s.h.

Resources, Hazards and the Environment (select one)

GEOL 201 Environmental Geology or


GEOL 230 Mineral Resources & Environment (fall) or


METR 205 The Atmospheric Environment (fall)

3 s.h.

Atmosphere and Beyond

METR 212 Climatology or


ASTR 270 Our Solar System (spring)

3 s.h.


Sub Total 30-31 s.h.

III. Related Work

Interdisciplinary Science

SCIN 315 Technologies in General Science (spring)

2 s.h.

SCIN 390 Interdisciplinary Science Capstone

3 s.h.


EDUC 246 Development of Language and Adolescence Literacy

3 s.h.

EDUC 346 Teaching Reading in Content Area

3 s.h.

Basic Communication

COMP 100 Composition

3 s.h.


EDUC 213 Education Law Requirements

1 s.h.


CHEM 111 General Chemistry I and


CHEM 112 General Chemistry II

8 s.h.

PHYS 103 General Physics I and


PHYS 104 General Physics II (non-calculus)

6 s.h.

Selection in BIOL, CHEM, ENVS, PHYS

3 s.h.

Math & Statistics

MATH 105 Elementary Functions or


MATH 173 Calculus I

3-4 s.h.

STAT 101 Introduction to Statistics or


STAT 141 Statistical Software

3 s.h.


Sub Total 38-39 s.h.

Foreign Language Requirement

0-6 s.h.

IV. General Education

18 s.h.


Program Total 123-136 s.h.

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