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EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION MAJOR: A total of 55 hours is required.

Required courses:

                ED130                   Foundations of Education (4)

                ED230                   Human Development and Learning (4)

                ED233                   Integrated Fine Arts for Young Children (2)

ED235                   Basic Movement and Motor for Young Children (2)

ED240                   Reading Core I: Phonemics, Phonics, and Language Acquisition (4)

                ED243                   Early Childhood Philosophy and Practices (4)

                ED285                   Field Practicum II  (1)

                ED341                   Reading Core II: Principles and Practices for Literacy Instructors (4)

                ED343                   Reading Core III: Diagnostic Teaching in the Assessment-Based Classroom (4)

                ED345                   Math, Science, and Social Studies Methods in Early Childhood (4)

                ED360                   Survey of Inclusion Philosophy and Strategies (4)

                ED385                   Field Practicum III (1)

                ED485                   Field Practicum IV (1)

                ED495                   Student Teaching (16)

EARLY CHILDHOOD EDUCATION MAJOR with EARLY INTERVENTION SPECIALIST: A total of 79 hours is required.

Required courses:

                ED130                   Foundations of Education (4)

                ED230                   Human Development and Learning (4)

                ED233                   Integrated Fine Arts for Young Children (2)

ED235                   Basic Movement and Motor for Young Children (2)

ED240                   Reading Core I: Phonemics, Phonics, and  Language Acquisition (4)

                ED243                   Early Childhood Philosophy and Practices (4)

                ED285                   Field Practicum II (1)

                ED341                   Reading Core II: Principles and Practices for Literacy Instructors (4)

                ED343                   Reading Core III: Diagnostic Teaching in the Assessment-Based Classroom (4)

                ED345                   Math, Science, and Social Studies Methods in Early Childhood (4)

                ED360                   Survey of Inclusion Philosophy and Strategies (4)

                ED385                   Field Practicum III (1)

                ED485                   Field Practicum IV (1)

                ED495                   Student Teaching (16)

                SE330                    Building Blocks of Exceptionality (4)

                SE332                    The Law and Differentiated Instruction for the Exception, Early Childhood Environment (4)

SE357                    Social Skills Development and Behavior Management in the Early Childhood, Exceptional Environment (4)

                SE358                    Assessment of Students with Exceptional Learning Needs (4)

                SE361                    Communication and Collaboration in the Early Childhood, Exceptional Environment (4)

SE371                    Speech, Language, and Literacy in the Exceptional Early Childhood Environment (4)

 

MIDDLE CHILDHOOD EDUCATION MAJOR: A total of 55 hours is required.

Required courses:

                ED130                   Foundations of Education (4)

                ED230                   Human Development and Learning (4)

ED240                    Reading Core I: Phonemics, Phonics, and Language Acquisition (4)

                ED285                   Field Practicum II (1)

                ED341                   Reading Core II: Principles and Practices for Literacy Instructors (4)

                ED343                   Reading Core III: Diagnostic Teaching in the Assessment-Based Classroom (4)

                ED347                   Middle Childhood Philosophy and General Teaching Methods (4)

                ED360                   Survey of Inclusion Philosophy and Strategies (4)

                ED385                   Field Practicum III (1)

                ED485                   Field Practicum IV (1)

                ED495                   Student Teaching (16)

Required: 8 hours from the following.

                ED352                   Teaching Language Arts in Middle Childhood and Adolescence (4)

                ED354                   Teaching Math in Middle Childhood and Adolescence (4)

                ED356                   Teaching Science in Middle Childhood and Adolescence (4)

                ED358                   Teaching Social Studies in Middle Childhood and Adolescence (4)

 

ADOLESCENCE TO YOUNG ADULT OR MULTI-AGE EDUCATION MAJOR:   A total of 39 to 43 hours (depending on the area of licensure) is required.

Required courses:

                ED130                   Foundations of Education (4)

                ED230                   Human Development and Learning (4)

                ED285                   Field Practicum II  (1)

                ED341                   Reading Core II: Principles and Practices For Literacy Instructors (4)

                ED349                   Secondary General Methods (4)

                ED360                   Survey of Inclusion Philosophy and Strategies (4)

ED385                   Field Practicum III (1)

                ED485                   Field Practicum IV (1)

                ED495                   Student Teaching (16)

Required: 4 hours based on content discipline.

                AG253                   Foundations of Agricultural Education (2)

                                                                AND

                AG354                   Methods of Teaching Agriculture Education (2)

                                                                OR

                ED352                   Teaching Language Arts in Middle  Childhood and Adolescence (4)

                                                                OR

                ED354                   Teaching Math in Middle Childhood and Adolescence (4)

                                                                OR

                ED356                   Teaching Science in Middle Childhood and Adolescence (4)

                                                                OR

                ED358                   Teaching Social Studies in Middle Childhood and Adolescence (4)

                                                                OR

                ED362                   Teaching Secondary Art (4)

                                                                OR

                ED364                   Teaching Foreign Language  (4)  

 

EDUCATIONAL STUDIES MAJOR (for non-license degree):  A minimum of 32 hours is required.

Required core courses:

ED130                          Foundations of Education (4)                                                                                   

ED230                          Human Development and Learning (4)

ED240                          Reading Core I: Phonemics, Phonics, and Language Acquisition (4)

ED285                          Field Practicum II (1)

ED360                          Survey of Inclusion and Diversity (4)

ED470                          Internship (4)

Required: 11 hours, including 8 upper division hours from the following.                                                             

ED courses (in addition to required ED courses)

ED270                          Internship

ED470                          Internship (in addition to required Internship)

 

 

RECOMMENDATION FOR LICENSURE

Candidates for licensure must successfully complete all of the degree requirements; including student teaching, plus the academic and experience requirements prescribed the State Board of Education and the laws of Ohio.  Achieve the required score(s) on all designated professional test(s) required by Ohio.