Elementary Program Outline

Two children reading books. 

1-year Elementary Program

Summer 1 Classes

Course ID  Course Title  Credits 
EDTE 511   Instructional Foundations 3 credits
EDSE 501 Psychology of the Exceptional Child 3 credits
EDTE 512   Planning for Differentiated Instruction and Assessment 3 credits
EDTE 631 Introduction to Research Methods 1 credit

10 credits total

Fall Classes

Course ID Course Title  Credits 
EDTE 505   Field Experience I  1 credit
EDTE 506   Field Experience II 1 credit
EDTE 509   Math & Science Methods 3 credits
EDPE 517  Abuse Prevention  1 credit
EDTE 540   Foundations of Reading and Language Arts 3 credits
EDPE 518  PE and Health Methods 3 credits
EDTE 632  Educational Research & Assessment 2 credits
EDTE 555E  Classroom Environment: Management Procedures/Routines 3 credits

17 credits total

Spring Classes

Course ID  Course Title  Credits 
EDTE 507   Field Experience III 1 credit
EDTE 537   Integrated Instruction: Language Arts, Art, Music & Drama 3 credits
EDTE 550   Social Studies Methods 3 credits
EDTE 696  Student Teaching 6 credits
EDTE 633  Research & Evaluation 2 credits
EDTE 689   Professional Seminar 1 credit

16 credits total

Summer 2 Classes

Course Title  Credits 
Orals 0 credits
0 Credit Total
FIRST YEAR TOTAL:  43 Credits

2-year Elementary Program

Summer 1 Classes

Course ID  Course Title  Credits 
EDTE 511  Instructional Foundations 3 credits
EDTE 512  Planning for Differentiated Instruction and Assessment 3 credits
EDTE 631  Introduction to Research Methods 1 credit
    7 credits total 

Fall 1 Classes

Course ID  Course Title  Credits 
EDTE 505  Field Experience I 1 credit
EDTE 540  Foundation of Reading and Language Arts 3 credits
EDPE 518  PE & Health Methods 3 credits
EDTE 632  Educational Research & Assessment 2 credits

9 credits total

Spring 1 Classes

Course ID  Course Title  Credits 
EDTE 506  Field Experience II 1 credit
EDTE 537  Integrated Instruction: Language Arts, Art, Music & Drama  3 credits
EDTE 550  Social Studies Methods 3 credits

7 credits total
Students will be allowed the option of taking the above block of courses in
Spring 2 or provide evidence that they are in other primary or add-on courses.

Summer 2 Classes

Course ID  Course Title  Credits 
EDSE 501  Psychology of the Exceptional Child 3 credits 
    3 credits total                         

Fall 2 Classes

Course ID  Course Title  Credits 
EDTE 507 Field Experience III  1 credit 
EDTE 509  Math & Science Methods  3 credits 
EDPE 517  Abuse Prevention  1 credit 
EDTE 555E  Classroom Environment: Management Procedures/Routines  3 credits 
    8 credits total 

Spring 2 Classes

Course ID  Course Title  Credits 
EDTE 633 Research & Evaluation  2 credits 
EDTE 696  Student Teaching  6 credits 
EDTE 689  Professional Seminar  1 credit 
    9 credits total   

Summer 3 Classes

Course Title Credits
Orals 0 credits
0 Credit Total
GRAND TOTAL: 43 Credits