BS Interdisciplinary 4 - 8 Core Subjects

Fall 2020

Degree: Bachelor of Science
Major: Interdisciplinary Studies
Concentration: 4-8 Core Subjects

General Education Core Curriculum

Communication - 6 Hours:

ENGL 1301 - Composition I

COMM 1315 - Public Speaking I

Mathematics - 3 Hours:

MATH 1314 - College Algebra (Non-Calculus Track)

Life and Physical Sciences - 6 Hours From:

BIOL 1308- General Biology (Non-Majors)

PHYS 1405# - Elementary Physics I

Language, Philosophy and Culture - 3 Hours From:

DSDE 1374 - Intro to Deaf Studies

ENGL 2300 - Close Readings

ENGL 2310 - British Literature Before 1800

ENGL 2320 - British Literature After 1800

ENGL 2322 - British Literature

ENGL 2326 - American Literature

ENGL 2331 - World Literature

ENGL 2371 - Masterworks of Asian Literature

ENGL 2376 - African American Literature

FREN 2312 - Intermediate French II

PHIL 1370 - Philosophy of Knowledge

PHIL 2306 - Ethics

SPAN 2312 - Intermediate Spanish II

Creative Arts - 3 Hours From:

ARTS 1301 - Art Appreciation

ARTS 1303 - Art History I

COMM 1375 - Film Appreciation

DANC 2304 - Dance Appreciation

MUSI 1306 - Music Appreciation

MUSI 1309 - Jazz History and Appreciation

MUSI 1310 - History of Rock and Roll

THEA 1310 - Introduction to Theatre

American History - 6 Hours:

HIST 1301 - US History I 1763-1877

HIST 1302 - US History II Since 1877

Government/Political Science - 6 Hours:

POLS 2301 - Introduction to American Government I

POLS 2302 - Introduction to American Government II

Social/Behavioral Sciences - 3 Hours From:

PSYC 2301 - General Psychology

SOCI 1301 - Introduction to Sociology

Component Area Option - 6 Hours:

ENGL 1302 - Composition II

MATH 1350 - Fundamentals of Mathematics I

Required Courses for Major

Reading Requirement -  9 Hours:

READ 3390 - Teaching Reading in Elementary & Middle School Classrooms

READ 3393 - Emergent Literacy

READ 4305 - Teaching Writing: Elementary & Middle School

Major/Certification Courses - 21 Hours:

HIST 2301 - Texas History

HIST 3321 - Issues in World Cultures to 1660

HIST 3322 - Issues in World Cultures Since 1660

MATH 3311 - Foundations of Mathematics I

MATH 3316 - Calculus Concept & Modeling II

READ 3360 - Children's and Young Adult Literature

READ 4305 - Teaching Writing: Elementary & Middle School

PEDG 4355 - Inclusion in the General Education Classroom

Math & Science Requirements -  17 Hours:

CHEM 2411 - Integrated Sciences

MATH 1325 - Calculus for Business Applications

MATH 3312 - Probability Statistics and Statistical Modeling

MATH 3313 - Elementary Geometry

SPSC 1301 - Space Exploration

# The additional hour from PHYS 1405 is applied here

Pedagogy/Professional Responsibilities - 24 Hours From:

PEDG 2310 - Introduction to Teacher Education

PEDG 2331 - Technology in Education

PEDG 2342 - Diversity of Learners

PEDG 3300 - Human Development and Learning

PEDG 3350 - Mathematics Methods for Teachers

PEDG 3351 - Social Studies Teaching Strategies

PEDG 3352 - Science Methods for Teachers

PEDG 4340 - Managing Early Childhood Classroom Environment

PEDG 4370 - Assessment

PEDG 4650 - Student Teaching Elementary

Hours

120