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  Sep 24, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog

Interdisciplinary Studies Grades 4-8


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Core Curriculum Recommendations - 42 Hours

Core Requirements

TCCNS #

UNTD #

Course

Hrs

Communication 1

ENGL 1301

ENGL 1313

College Writing I

3

Communication 2

ENGL 1302

ENGL 1323

College Writing II

3

Mathematics

MATH 1314

MATH 1100

Algebra

3

Life & Physical Sciences 1

BIOL 1406

BIOL 1710

Biology for Science Majors I with Lab

3

Life & Physical Sciences 2

BIOL 1407

BIOL 1720

Biology for Science Majors II

3

Language, Philosophy, & Culture

Varies

Varies

Any Course in Foundation Area

3

Creative Arts

Varies

Varies

Any Course in Foundation Area

3

American History 1

Varies

Varies

Any Course in Foundation Area

3

American History 2

Varies

Varies

Any Course in Foundation Area

3

Government & Political Science 1

GOVT 2305

PSCI 1040

American Government: Laws & Institutions

3

Government & Political Science 2

GOVT 2306

PSCI 1050

American Government: Process & Policy

3

Social & Behavioral Science

TECA 1354

DFST 1013

Human Development

3

Component Area 1

Varies

Varies

Any Course in Foundation Area

3

Component Area 2

Varies

Varies

Any Course in Foundation Area

3

 

Major Curriculum Requirements - 36-39 Total Hours

*Must maintain a GPA of 2.75 or higher with “C” or better in each course

Teacher Education Core (15 hours)

TCCNS #

UNTD #

Course Name

Hrs

UNTD only

EDUC 3320

Foundations of Education: The School Curriculum

3

UNTD only

EDSE 4060

Content Area Reading

3

UNTD only

EDSP 4340

Classroom and Behavior Management Strategies

3

UNTD only

EDUC 4200

Student Teaching

6

Certification Area Requirements

Students must choose and complete the requirements for at least one certification area

Mathematics (22 hours) Science (21 hours) Social Studies (24 hours) Language Arts (21 hours)

MATH 1354 - Numbers & Operations  for Teachers

MATH 1355 - Probability & Statistics for Teachers

MATH 1600 - Trigonometry

MATH 1710 - Calculus I

MATH 2000 - Discrete Math

MATH 4060 - Foundations of Geometry

EDEE 4350 - Math in Grades EC-6

 

 

CHEM 1410/30 - General  Chemistry I

CHEM 1420/40 - General  Chemistry II

GEOG 1710 - Earth Science

PHYS 1052 - Solar System

PHYS 1410/30 - General  Physics I

EDEE 4330 - Science in Grades
EC-6

 

 

LING 3060 - Principles of Language Study

HIST 2610 - US History to 1865

HIST 2620 - US History from 1865

HIST 4700 - Texas History

EDRE 4861 - Integrated Language Arts & Social Studies Instruction

Choose 9 hours from:

HIST 1050 - World Civilization to 1500

HIST 1060 - World Civilization since 1500

Any HIST, GEOG, ECON, or PSCI 2XXX or higher level course

LING 3060 - Principles of Language Study

EDRE 4861 - Integrated Language Arts & Social Studies Instruction

Choose 15 hours from:

Any ENGL 2XXX or higher level course

 

 

 

 

Electives - 39-42+ Hours 

(Additional hours may be required based on coursework completed above.  120+ total hours needed for graduation)

Recommended Electives (for students pursuing additional skills or certifications)

Mathematics Science Social Studies Language Arts

MATH 1353 - Geometry and Measurements for Teachers

MATH 2700 - Linear Algebra and Vector Geometry

MATH 3680 - Applied Statistics

 

MATH 1354 - Numbers and Operations for Teachers

MATH 1355 - Probability and Statistics for Teachers or MATH 1680 - Elementary Probability and Statistics

MATH 1353 - Geometry and Measurements for Teachers

Any HIST, GEOG, ECON, or PSCI 2XXX or higher level course

 

 

 

 

Any ENGL 2XXX or higher level course

 

 

 

 

Bilingual/ESL Special Education

LING 3060 - Principles of Language Study

LING 4030 - Acquisition of ESL

EDBE 3480 - Bilingualism/Multiculturalism

EDBE 3470 - Foundations of Bilingual & ESL Education

EDBE 4490 - Teaching ESL EC-12 Instructional Strategies

EDRE 4840 - Linguistically Diverse Learners

EDSP 3240 - Family Communication & Collaboration

EDSP 3420 - Behavioral Disorders

EDSP 4320 - Educational Assessment & Evaluation of Exceptional Learners

EDSP 4330 - Advanced Educational Strategies of Exceptional Learners

EDSP 4360 - Transition Education & Services for Exceptional Learners

UNT Dallas Degree Requirements:

Requirement

120 hours (minimum) required for degree completion

Residency Requirement - At least 30 hours must be completed at UNT Dallas

42 Advanced Hours (3XXX or 4XXX) - 24 advanced hours must be completed at UNT Dallas

UNT Dallas GPA 2.75 or higher required with “C” or better required in all coursework (core and major)

Overall GPA 2.75 or higher required

Major GPA 2.75 or higher required

 

 

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