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Secondary Social Studies Education Requirements

 

(Teacher candidates major in History and minor in Secondary Education.)

AVILA CORE REQUIREMENTS
Composition I 3 hrs
Communication 3 hrs
College Level Math 3 hrs
US History 3 hrs
Literature 3 hrs
Philosophy 3 hrs
Religious Studies 3 hrs
Philosophy/Rel. Studies 3 hrs
Fine Arts (Art, Music or Theater) 3 hrs
Biology w/lab 4 hrs
Social Institutions (see catalog for course options) 3 hrs
Self & Society (see catalog for course options) 3 hrs
Interdisciplinary Studies (see catalog for course options) 6 hrs

MAJOR RELATED REQUIREMENTS
Composition II 3 hrs
American National Government * 3 hrs

STATE SOCIAL STUDIES REQUIREMENTS (40 HRS)
American History 12 hrs
World History 8 hrs
Political Science (State & US Govt) 6 hrs
Economics 3 hrs
Geography 3 hrs
Behavioral Science
(Psychology, Sociology or Anthropology)
6 hrs
Social Studies Electives 2 hrs

EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS
ED 184 Intro to ED Tech 2 hrs
ED 185 Practicum 3 hrs
ED 229 Developmental & Educational Psychology 3 hrs
ED 235 Psychology of the Exceptional Child 3 hrs
ED 245 Tests and Measurements 3 hrs
ED 287 Multicultural Foundations of Education 3 hrs
ED 366 Parent Conferencing: Middle School/Secondary 1 hr

MoGEA REQUIRED FOR THE FOLLOWING COURSES
ED 314 Methods of ED Tech 2 hrs
ED 315 General Methods 3 hrs
ED 375 Reading in the Content Areas 3 hrs

COURSES TAKEN 1-2 SEMESTERS PRIOR TO FINAL CLINICAL EXPERIENCE
ED 381 Health and Safety 1 hr
ED 419 Behavior Management 3 hrs
ED 455 Special Methods 2 hrs

CAPSTONE COURSES
ED 493 Teacher Productivity & Technology 1 hr
ED 494 Final Clinical Experience Seminar 1 hr
ED 495 Final Clinical Experience 10 hrs

* May be met through core

All students must take and pass the Missouri Educator Profile (MoGEA) and appropriate certification exams.