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Graduate Catalog 2019-2020

Graduate Teacher Certification Plan Core Subjects EC-6 with Bilingual Education Supplemental Certification

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Check prerequisites before enrolling in any courses.

Certification Plan Requirements

Required Courses

Required Courses:
SILC 4301 Spanish for Bilingual Teachers
Credit Hours: 3
One of the following:
SILC 5032 Applied Linguistics for Bilingual Education/ESL
Credit Hours: 3
SILC 4313 Language Learning
Credit Hours: 3
One of the following:
SILC 5130 Theory and Research in Bilingual and ESL Education
Credit Hours: 3
SILC 4310 Foundations of Bilingual and ESL Education
Credit Hours: 3
One of the following:
SILC 5031 Curriculum Issues in Educating the Bilingual Student
Credit Hours: 3
SILC 4316 Bilingual Curriculum in the Content Areas
Credit Hours: 3
One of the following:
SILC 5531 Literacy for Spanish-Speaking Students
Credit Hours: 3
SILC 4351 Development of Biliteracy
Credit Hours: 3
Other required courses:
One of the following:
TCED 4303 Creating Positive Learning Environments in EC-6
Credit Hours: 3
TCED 4100 Core Subjects Teacher Seminar
Credit Hours: 1
One of the following:
LLLS 5131 Integrating the Language Arts
Credit Hours: 3
LLLS 4344 Reading & Writing for EC-6
Credit Hours: 3
One of the following:
SPED 5030 Survey of Individual Differences
Credit Hours: 3
SPED 4300 Survey of Exceptionalities
Credit Hours: 3

Prerequisite Courses for Admission to Teacher Education Program (TEP)

Prerequisite Courses for Admission to Teacher Education Program (TEP):
EDUC 4310 Theories of Educational Psychology
Credit Hours: 3
One of the following:
SILC 6030 Foundations of Multicultural Education
Credit Hours: 3
SILC 4315 Theories of American Pluralism
Credit Hours: 3
One of the following:
TCED 6031 Application of Technology in the Classroom
Credit Hours: 3
INST 3313 Survey of Instructional Technologies
Credit Hours: 3

Pedagogy Courses

Pedagogy Courses:
One of the following:
TCED 5231 Teaching Social Studies in the Elementary School
Credit Hours: 3
TCED 4321 Social Studies Methods for EC-6
Credit Hours: 3
One of the following:
TCED 5232 Teaching Science in the EC-6 Classroom
Credit Hours: 3
TCED 4322 Science Methods for EC-6
Credit Hours: 3
One of the following:
TCED 5233 Teaching Mathematics in the EC-6 Classroom
Credit Hours: 3
TCED 4323 Mathematics Methods for EC-6
Credit Hours: 3
One of the following options:
Option 1:
TCED 4378 Pre-Service Internship I
Credit Hours: 3
TCED 4978 Pre-Service Internship II/Student Teaching
Credit Hours: 9
Option 2:
TCED 4678 Post-Degree Internship I
Credit Hours: 6
TCED 4679 Post-Degree Internship II/Student Teaching
Credit Hours: 6