Bachelor of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies (4-8 Core Subjects)

Total Semester Credit Hours (SCH): 122-123  
Major: 59-60 SCH                        Minor: 20 SCH

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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

ENG 3203Advanced Grammar and Composition3
ENG 3363Introduction to Linguistics3
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
SCI 2113Earth Science I3
MATH 1533Mathematics Concepts II3
MATH 1543Mathematics Concepts III3
MATH 4003Mathematical Concepts in the Educational Setting3
MATH 4203Problem Solving in the Mathematics Classroom3
HIST 3713The History of Texas3
SOCI 3273World Regional Geography (GP)3
EDBE 3453Teaching English As a Second Language3
EDBE 3003Linguistics for ESL Educators3
FS 3513Childhood and Adolescence3
LS 3013Library Materials for Children3
EDSP 4203Learners with Exceptionalities3
CSCI 3002Advanced Computing Technology2
Choose from one of the following:3-4
Human Biology
General Chemistry I
and General Chemistry Laboratory I
Principles of Physics I
and Principles of Physics Laboratory I
Total Semester Credit Hours59-60

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 4756Student Teaching: Grades 4-86
Total Semester Credit Hours20

(GP) Satisfies global perspectives graduation requirement. 

First Year
FallTCCNSemester Credit Hours
BIOL 1013Human Biology 3
ENG 1013Composition I ENGL 13013
GOV 2013U.S. National Government GOVT 23053
HIST 1013History of the United States, 1492-1865 HIST 13013
UNIV 1231Learning Frameworks: The First Year Experience EDUC 1100, EDUC 1200, EDUC 13001
Multicultural Women's Studies CAO Core3
 Semester Credit Hours 16
SpringTCCN
CHEM 1013
CHEM 1011
Introductory Chemistry
and Introductory Chemistry Laboratory
( CHEM 1305, CHEM 1405) and ( CHEM 1105)4
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
Creative Arts Core3
 Semester Credit Hours 16
Second Year
FallTCCN
GOV 2023Texas Government GOVT 23063
MATH 1533Mathematics Concepts II MATH 13503
SCI 2113Earth Science I GEOL 1301, GEOL 14013
Language, Philosophy, and Culture Core3
Social/Behavioral Science Core3
Wellness CAO Core2
 Semester Credit Hours 17
SpringTCCN
ENG 3363Introduction to Linguistics 3
FS 3513Childhood and Adolescence 3
MATH 1543Mathematics Concepts III MATH 13513
PHYS 1133
PHYS 1131
Principles of Physics I
and Principles of Physics Laboratory I
( PHYS 1301, PHYS 1401) and ( PHYS 1101)4
SOCI 3273 (GP)World Regional Geography GEOG 13033
 Semester Credit Hours 16
Third Year
FallTCCN
EDSP 4203Learners with Exceptionalities 3
EDUC 2003Schools and Society EDUC 13013
ENG 3203Advanced Grammar and Composition 3
HIST 3713The History of Texas HIST 23013
LS 3013Library Materials for Children 3
READ 3423Literacy Foundations: 4-8 3
 Semester Credit Hours 18
SpringTCCN
EDBE 3453Teaching English As a Second Language 3
EDUC 3003Learning Theory and Development 3
EDUC 3482Teaching Diverse Learners Through Technology Integration 2
MATH 4003Mathematical Concepts in the Educational Setting 3
MATH 4203Problem Solving in the Mathematics Classroom 3
READ 4563Reading Assessment and Instruction: Grades 4-8 3
 Semester Credit Hours 17
Fourth Year
FallTCCN
CSCI 3002Advanced Computing Technology 2
EDBE 3003Linguistics for ESL Educators 3
EDUC 4113Design and Implementation of Instruction and Assessment 3
EDUC 4243Classroom Environment and Management 3
READ 3463Strategic Learning through Text Strategies 3
READ 4413Integrated Language Arts for Grades 4-8 3
 Semester Credit Hours 17
SpringTCCN
EDUC 4756Student Teaching: Grades 4-8 6
 Semester Credit Hours 6
 Total Semester Credit Hours:  123

(GP) Satisfies global perspectives graduation requirement.