Bachelor of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies (4-8 English, Language Arts and Reading)

Total Semester Credit Hours (SCH): 121-122   
Major: 59 SCH                        Minor: 20 SCH

INTRDSPLNRYSTUD.BS    CIP Code: 30.9999.01

Degree Requirements

Texas Core Curriculum

ENG 1013Composition I3
ENG 1023Composition II3
Mathematics3
Life & Physical Sciences6
Language, Philosophy, & Culture3
Creative Arts3
HIST 1013History of the United States, 1492-18653
HIST 1023History of the United States, 1865 to the Present3
GOV 2013U.S. National Government3
GOV 2023Texas Government3
Social & Behavioral Sciences3
CAO: Women's Studies3
CAO: First Year Seminar, Wellness or Mathematics3
Total Semester Credit Hours42

Courses Required for Major

READ 3423Literacy Foundations: 4-83
READ 3463Strategic Learning through Text Strategies3
READ 4563Reading Assessment and Instruction: Grades 4-83
READ 4413Integrated Language Arts for Grades 4-83
READ 4383Phonological and Orthographic Principles in Reading3
ENG 3203Advanced Grammar and Composition3
ENG 3363Introduction to Linguistics3
ENG 3293Survey of American Literature: Realism to the Present3
ENG 3023Representative Works of British Literature from 1760 to Present3
ENG 3033Introduction to the Study of World Literature3
SCI 2113Earth Science I3
BIOL 4583Science in the Elementary Classroom3
MATH 1533Mathematics Concepts II3
MATH 1543Mathematics Concepts III3
HIST 3713The History of Texas3
SOCI 3273World Regional Geography (GP)3
FS 3513Childhood and Adolescence3
LS 3013Library Materials for Children3
EDSP 4203Learners with Exceptionalities3
CSCI 3002Advanced Computing Technology2
Total Semester Credit Hours59

Education Minor

EDUC 2003Schools and Society3
EDUC 3003Learning Theory and Development3
EDUC 3482Teaching Diverse Learners Through Technology Integration2
EDUC 4113Design and Implementation of Instruction and Assessment3
EDUC 4243Classroom Environment and Management3
EDUC 4766Student Teaching: Grades 4-8 English, Language Arts, and Reading6
Total Semester Credit Hours20

(GP) Satisfies global perspectives graduation requirement. 

First Year
FallTCCNSemester Credit Hours
ENG 1013Composition I ENGL 13013
GOV 2013U.S. National Government GOVT 23053
HIST 1013History of the United States, 1492-1865 HIST 13013
SCI 1114Sustainable Physical Science PHYS 14154
UNIV 1231Learning Frameworks: The First Year Experience EDUC 1100, EDUC 1200, EDUC 13001
Multicultural Women's Studies CAO Core3
 Semester Credit Hours 17
SpringTCCN
ENG 1023Composition II ENGL 13023
HIST 1023History of the United States, 1865 to the Present HIST 13023
MATH 1303Elementary Analysis I MATH 1314, MATH 14143
SCI 1123General Life Science 3
Creative Arts Core3
Wellness CAO Core2
 Semester Credit Hours 17
Second Year
FallTCCN
GOV 2023Texas Government GOVT 23063
HIST 3713The History of Texas HIST 23013
MATH 1533Mathematics Concepts II MATH 13503
SCI 2113Earth Science I GEOL 1301, GEOL 14013
Language, Philosophy, and Culture Core3
Social/Behavioral Science Core3
 Semester Credit Hours 18
SpringTCCN
EDUC 2003Schools and Society EDUC 13013
ENG 3363Introduction to Linguistics 3
FS 3513Childhood and Adolescence 3
MATH 1543Mathematics Concepts III MATH 13513
SOCI 3273 (GP)World Regional Geography GEOG 13033
 Semester Credit Hours 15
Third Year
FallTCCN
CSCI 3002Advanced Computing Technology 2
EDSP 4203Learners with Exceptionalities 3
ENG 3033Introduction to the Study of World Literature 3
ENG 3203Advanced Grammar and Composition 3
LS 3013Library Materials for Children 3
READ 3423Literacy Foundations: 4-8 3
 Semester Credit Hours 17
SpringTCCN
BIOL 4583Science in the Elementary Classroom 3
EDUC 3003Learning Theory and Development 3
EDUC 3482Teaching Diverse Learners Through Technology Integration 2
ENG 3293Survey of American Literature: Realism to the Present 3
READ 4383Phonological and Orthographic Principles in Reading 3
READ 4563Reading Assessment and Instruction: Grades 4-8 3
 Semester Credit Hours 17
Fourth Year
FallTCCN
EDUC 4113Design and Implementation of Instruction and Assessment 3
EDUC 4243Classroom Environment and Management 3
ENG 3023Representative Works of British Literature from 1760 to Present 3
READ 3463Strategic Learning through Text Strategies 3
READ 4413Integrated Language Arts for Grades 4-8 3
 Semester Credit Hours 15
SpringTCCN
EDUC 4766Student Teaching: Grades 4-8 English, Language Arts, and Reading 6
 Semester Credit Hours 6
 Total Semester Credit Hours:  122

(GP) Satisfies global perspectives graduation requirement.