Bachelor of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies (EC-6 Core Subjects with ESL & Special Education)

Total Semester Credit Hours (SCH): 131  
Major: 69 SCH                        Minor: 20 SCH

INTRDSPLNRYSTUD.BS    CIP Code: 30.9999.01

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 SCHs42

Courses Required for Major

Reading
READ 3433Literacy Foundations EC-63
READ 4383Phonological and Orthographic Principles in Reading3
READ 4453Literacy Assessment and Instruction EC63
READ 4493Reading and Language Arts across the Curriculum: EC-63
Science
SCI 2113Earth Science: Global Perspectives3
BIOL 4583Science in the Elementary Classroom3
Math
MATH 1523Mathematics Concepts I3
MATH 1533Mathematics Concepts II3
MATH 1543Mathematics Concepts III3
Social Studies
HIST 2713History of Texas3
HIST 3223Social Studies3
Physical Education/Health
KINS 3583Health and Physical Activity for Children and Adolescents3
Fine Arts
MU 3833Essentials of Fine Arts for the Diverse Classroom3
or FS 3573 Creative Arts for Elementary School Aged Children
Related Studies
FS 2513Early Childhood Development3
FS 3663Foundations of Early Childhood Education3
LS 3013Library Materials for Children3
Special Education
EDSP 4203Learners with Exceptionalities3
EDSP 4243Assessment of Students with Learning and Behavioral Difficulties3
EDSP 4253Instructional Strategies for Students with Disabilities3
EDSP 4263Behavior Management Strategies for Student with Disabilities3
ESL
EDBE 3003Linguistics for ESL Educators3
EDBE 3453Teaching English As a Second Language3
EDBE 4453Theories of Second Language Acquisition for ESL and Bilingual Teachers3
Total SCHs69

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 4946Clinical Student Teaching6
Total SCHs20

Students must satisfy 3 hour global perspectives graduation requirement. 

First Year
FallTCCNSCHs
ENG 1013Composition I ENGL 13013
FS 2513Early Childhood Development TECA 13543
HIST 1013History of the United States, 1492-1865 HIST 13013
MATH 1023Introduction to Mathematics 3
UNIV 1231Learning Frameworks: The First Year Experience EDUC 1100, EDUC 1200, EDUC 13001
Life & Physical Science Core3
 SCHs 16
SpringTCCN
ENG 1023Composition II ENGL 13023
FS 3663Foundations of Early Childhood Education 3
GOV 2013U.S. National Government GOVT 23053
HIST 1023History of the United States, 1865 to the Present HIST 13023
Wellness CAO Core2
Life & Physical Science Core3
 SCHs 17
Second Year
FallTCCN
GOV 2023Texas Government GOVT 23063
MATH 1523Mathematics Concepts I MATH 13503
SCI 2113Earth Science: Global Perspectives GEOL 14013
Creative Arts Core3
Language, Philosophy, and Culture Core (GP)3
Multicultural Women's Studies CAO Core3
 SCHs 18
SpringTCCN
EDSP 4203Learners with Exceptionalities 3
EDBE 4453Theories of Second Language Acquisition for ESL and Bilingual Teachers 3
EDUC 2003Schools and Society EDUC 13013
MATH 1533Mathematics Concepts II MATH 13513
FS 3573 or MU 3833Creative Arts for Elementary School Aged Children 3
Social/Behavioral Science Core (GP)3
 SCHs 18
Third Year
FallTCCN
EDBE 3453Teaching English As a Second Language 3
HIST 2713History of Texas HIST 23013
HIST 3223Social Studies 3
KINS 3583Health and Physical Activity for Children and Adolescents 3
MATH 1543Mathematics Concepts III 3
READ 3433Literacy Foundations EC-6 3
 SCHs 18
SpringTCCN
EDSP 4243Assessment of Students with Learning and Behavioral Difficulties 3
EDBE 3003Linguistics for ESL Educators 3
EDUC 3003Learning Theory and Development 3
EDUC 3482Teaching Diverse Learners Through Technology Integration 2
LS 3013Library Materials for Children 3
READ 4383Phonological and Orthographic Principles in Reading 3
READ 4453Literacy Assessment and Instruction EC6 3
 SCHs 20
Fourth Year
FallTCCN
BIOL 4583Science in the Elementary Classroom 3
EDSP 4253Instructional Strategies for Students with Disabilities 3
EDSP 4263Behavior Management Strategies for Student with Disabilities 3
EDUC 4113Design and Implementation of Instruction and Assessment 3
EDUC 4243Classroom Environment and Management 3
READ 4493Reading and Language Arts across the Curriculum: EC-6 3
 SCHs 18
SpringTCCN
EDUC 4946Clinical Student Teaching 6
 SCHs 6
 Total SCHs:  131

(GP) select a course that satisfies the global perspectives graduation requirement.