Elementary Education (B.S.Ed.)

Required course work includes the university requirements (see regulation J-3), successful completion of Praxis II test, the Idaho Comprehensive Literacy Assessment parts 1 and 2 prior to the internship, and completion of requirements for a subject area endorsement as outlined by the Idaho State Board of Education requirements for a Standard Secondary Certificate. Maintain at least a grade of C in the following course requirements:

COMM 101Fundamentals of Public Speaking2
EDCI 201Contexts of Education3
EDCI 301Lrng, Dvlpmnt, & Assessment3
EDCI 302Teaching Culturally Diverse Learners4
EDCI 321Literature for Children3
EDSP 300Educating for Exceptionalities3
EDCI 466Literacy Assessment and Intervention3
HIST 101History of Civilization 13
or HIST 102 History of Civilization 2
HIST 111Introduction to U.S. History3
or HIST 112 Introduction to U.S. History
MATH 143Pre-calculus Algebra and Analytic Geometry3
MTHE 235Mathematics for Elementary Teachers I3
MTHE 236Mathematics for Elementary Teachers II3
PEP 350Elementary Health and Physical Education3
PSYC 305Developmental Psychology3
Select one Advanced Composition Elective course:3
Persuasive Writing
Personal & Exploratory Writing
Beginning Poetry Writing
Beginning Fiction Writing
Rhetorical Style
Business Writing
Technical Writing
Writing Workshop for Teachers
Select one English Elective in Composition or Literature 13
Select one Literature Elective3
Select 6 credits of Social Science Electives other than Psychology6
Elementary Education Major Requirements
Mathematics/Science/Social Studies/Technology Block
EDCI 327Elementary Math Education3
EDCI 328Elementary Social Studies Educ3
EDCI 329Elementary Science Educatn3
EDCI 408Integrated Methods Practicum I1
EDCI 410Technology, Teaching and Learning2
Literacy/Arts Education Block
DAN 360Teaching Creative Dance for Children1
EDCI 320Teaching Reading and Literacy3
EDCI 322Teaching Writing/Language Arts3
EDCI 325Elementary Art Education3
EDCI 409Integrated Methods Practicum II1
Internship Semester
EDCI 401Internship Seminar1
EDCI 466Literacy Assessment and Intervention3
Internship Semester
EDCI 483Elementary Internship I14
Total Hours98

Courses to total 120 credits for this degree