Course Descriptions

Course Name Prerequisites Credits Minimum Grades and Prerequisites
ED320 - The Exceptional Child 3
ED345 - Methods of Teaching Mathematics in the Elementary School 3 A grade of "C" or better in ED 200, ED 355 or EE 309, pass Praxis Core.
ED346 - Methods of Teaching Science in the Elementary School 3 A grade of "C" or better in ED 200, ED 355 or EE 309, passing Praxis Core.
ED347 - Teaching Social Studies in the Elementary School 3 Pass Praxis Core, a grade of "C" or better in ED 200 and ED 303 or ED 355, EE 309.
ED349 - Teaching Language Arts in the Elementary School 3 Pass Praxis Core, a grade of "C" or better in ED 200 and ED 303 or ED 355, EE 309.
ED355 - Principles of Effective Teaching in the Elementary Classroom 3 A grade of "C" or better in ED200.
ED401 - Classroom Assessment 3 A grade of "C" or better in ED200.
ED412 - Diagnostic Assessment and Prescriptive Teaching of Reading 3 “A grade of “C” or better in ED200 and ED303 or ED312 or ED304 and passing Praxis Core score
ED452 - Clinical Practice 12 Passing Praxis II. Generally, this course is taken only after all other course work is completed. Exceptions to the rule may be made by the Teacher Education Committee upon the recommendation of the Division.
ED500 - Professional Leadership & Mentoring 3
ED501 - Advanced Curriculum & Instruction 3
ED502 - Action Research 3
ED503 - Instructional Technology Integration for Virtual and In-Person Classrooms 3
ED504 - Classroom Assessment and Data Analysis 3
ED505 - Advanced Practices in Managing the Learning Environment 3
ED506 - Clinical Practice in Teacher Leadership ED502 3
ED507 - Teacher Leader Global Experience 3
ED600 - STEAM I: Instructional Design 3 A grade of "C" or higher in ED 346 OR a bachelor's degree or higher and initial, professional, or alternative route certificate a the early childhood, elementary, middle, secondary, or PK-12 level.
ED601 - STEAM II: Instructional Methods 3 A grade of "C" or higher in ED 346 OR a bachelor's degree or higher and initial, professional, or alternative route certificate at the early childhood, elementary, middle, secondary, or PK-12 level.
ED602 - STEAM III: Assessment 3 A grade of "C" or higher in ED 346 OR a bachelor's degree or higher and initial, professional, or alternative route certificate a the early childhood, elementary, middle, A grade of "C" or higher in ED 600.secondary, or PK-12 level.
ED603 - STEAM IV: Implementation 3 A grade of "C" or higher in ED 601.
ED604 - PBL I: Introduction to Project-Based Learning 3
ED605 - PBL: Applications of PBL Curriculum and Instruction 3
ED606 - PBL III: Practicum in PBL 3
ED607 - Advanced Elementary Literacy: Guided Reading Practices 3
ED608 - Diagnostic Mathematics Practice for Teachers 3
ED609 - Advanced Methods of Teaching Writing 3
EE203 - Introduction to Early Childhood 3 ED200 with a grade of C or better.
EE213 - Creative Arts in Early Childhood Education 3 ED200 with a grade of C or better.
EE300 - Field Experience 1 A Grade of “C” or better in ED200, and passing Praxis 1.
EE301 - Field Experience 1 A Grade of "C" or better in ED200, and passing Praxis 1.
EE302 - Field Experience 1 A Grade of “C” or better in ED200, EE303 and passing Praxis 1.
EE304 - Home, School, and Community Relations 3 Passing Praxis I, a grade of C or better in ED200.
EE307 - Emergent Literacy 3 Passing Praxis I and a C or better in ED 200 and EE 303.
EE309 - Early Childhood Curriculum 3 Passing Praxis I and a grade of C or better in ED200.
EE311 - Early Childhood Methods 3 A Grade of “C” or better in ED200, and passing Praxis 1.
EE452 - Early Childhood Clinical Practice 12 Passing Praxis II. This course is taken only after all other course work is completed.
EE453 - Seminar on Teaching in Early Childhood Education 1 Passing Praxis II. This course is taken only after all other course work is completed.
CS202 - Advanced Microcomputer Applications 3
EN100 - Introduction to Freshman Composition 3
EN101 - Freshman Composition EN100 3
EN102 - Argument and Research EN101 3
EN103 - Honors Writing Seminar EN100 3
EN105 - Fundamentals of Public Speaking EN101 3
EN110 - Advanced Public Speaking 3 EN101 and admission to the honors college.
EN201 - Experiences in Literature 3 EN102 or EN103
EN202 - Major British Authors I 3 EN102 or EN103
EN203 - Major British Authors II 3 EN102 or EN103
EN204 - Major American Authors I 3 EN102 or EN103
EN205 - Major American Authors II 3 EN102 or EN103