Bachelor of Science in Secondary Education (Concentration in Physical Science)

The following is a suggested schedule of courses.

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Entry Level

In addition to the following course work, one non-credit clinical experience will be required during the first semester of one's second year.

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First Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
EH 123
Rhetoric and Composition I
3 CR.HR.
HE 111
The Husson Experience
1 CR.HR.
PY 111
General Psychology
3 CR.HR.
SC 141
Environmental Science
3 CR.HR.
SC 150
Astronomy of the Solar System
3 CR.HR.
SC 181
Chemistry I
3 CR.HR.
SL 181
Chemistry Lab I
1 CR.HR.

Second Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
EH 124
Rhetoric and Composition II
3 CR.HR.
ELC XXX IL
INTERNATIONAL LANGUAGE
MS 141
Contemporary College Algebra
4 CR.HR.
SC 182
Chemistry II
3 CR.HR.
SL 182
Chemistry Lab II
1 CR.HR.

Third Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
ED 201
Phil Foundations of Education
3 CR.HR.
ELC HY XXX
ELECTIVE - HISTORY
MS 132
Probability and Statistics
3 CR.HR.
SC 135
Introduction to Meteorology
3 CR.HR.
SC 271
Physics I
4 CR.HR.
SL 271
Physics Lab I
0 CR.HR.

Fourth Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
EH 200
Approaches to Literature
3 CR.HR.
PY 346
Adolescent Psychology
3 CR.HR.
SC 272
Physics II
4 CR.HR.
SC 291
Cell Biology
3 CR.HR.
SL 272
Physics Lab II
0 CR.HR.
SY 201
Principles of Sociology
3 CR.HR.

Fifth Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
ED 204
Classroom Management
3 CR.HR.
ED 231
Curriculum & Instruction
3 CR.HR.
ED 307
Technology in Education
3 CR.HR.
ED 310
Educational Practicum I
1 CR.HR.
SC 381
Organic Chemistry I
3 CR.HR.
SL 381
Organic Chemistry I Lab
1 CR.HR.

Sixth Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
ED 314
Assessment Practices
3 CR.HR.
ED 317
Methods in Secondary Science
3 CR.HR.
ED 320
Education Practicum II
1 CR.HR.
SC 362
Dynamics of the Earth
3 CR.HR.
SC 394
Analytical Chemistry
3 CR.HR.
SL 394
Analytical Chemistry Lab
2 CR.HR.

Seventh Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
ED 321
Educating Exceptional Students
3 CR.HR.
ED 332
Teaching Writing in the Schools
3 CR.HR.
ED 389
Educational Psychology
3 CR.HR.
ED 430
Educational Practicum III
1 CR.HR.
ELC FA XXX
ELECTIVE - FINE ARTS
PH 110
Introduction to Ethics
3 CR.HR.

Eighth Semester

Course Number
Course Name
Credit Hours
ED 450
Student Teaching/Seminar in Teaching
15 CR.HR.