B.A. in Spanish and Education with Endorsement in Elementary Education

Major Requirements/Spanish (36 credits) 1
FS-301Introduction to Hispanic Literature3
FS-315Introduction to Spanish Linguistics3
FS-300AAdvanced Spanish Conversation and Oral Discourse 23
FS-300BAdvanced Spanish: Composition and Conversation II3
FS-305Survey of Spanish-American Literature3
or FS-307 Survey of Spanish Literature
FS-309Culture and Civilization Spain3
FS-310Culture and Civilization of Latin America3
FS-402Advanced Spanish Conversation and Oral Proficiency3
FS-409Advanced Spanish: Grammar and Stylistics3
Select 6 credits from courses designated with Course Type: FS.LT6
FS-400+: Spanish Elective3
(Courses in Major Requirements satisfy the World Language requirement in General Education)
FO-LTIOPIOral Proficiency Interview0
Major Requirements/Education (42 credits) 3
ED-250Psychological and Philosophical Foundations of Education3
EDS-330Foundations of Special Education: Development Across the Lifespan3
EDS-336Classroom Management3
EDL-326Literacy Instruction in K-6 Educational Settings I3
EDL-327Literacy Instruction in K-6 Educational Settings II3
ED-320Teaching English Language Learners in Mainstream Classroom3
(Satisfies Reasoned Oral Discourse (RD) in General Education)
ED-360Methods of Teaching Elementary Mathematics3
ED-361Methods of Teaching Science for Elementary School3
EDS-337Special Education Strategies in P-6 Social Studies and Content Instruction3
EDS-338Assessment Approaches, P-123
EDS-350Individualizing Curricula and Systematic Instruction for Special Education3
Select 9 credits as follows: 2, 4
ED-416
416S
Clinical Practice
and Clinical Practice Seminar
9
Education Interdisciplinary Requirements (6 credits)
MA-203Foundations of Elementary Mathematics I3
MA-204Foundations of Elementary Mathematics II3
(Satisfies Mathematics in General Education)
Free Electives (0 credits)
The number of free electives, if any, will be determined in consultation with the advisor 7
General Education Requirements (36 credits) 8
Complete 36 credits as outlined on the General Education table. 836
Total Credits120

Additional Endorsements Available

  • ESL - English as a Second Language - Elementary
  • P-3 Early Childhood Endorsement

Notes

  • 54 credits must be completed at the 200 level or higher.
  • Education majors are required to have an overall GPA of 3.00 for State Certification.
  • By state regulation, all Education Majors seeking content area endorsement must complete 30 content credits (12+ credits at the 300+ level).

Sequence Chart

First Year
FallCreditsSpringCredits
EN-101 College Composition I3EN-102 College Composition II3
FS-300A Advanced Spanish Conversation and Oral Discourse3FS-301 Introduction to Hispanic Literature3
FS-300B Advanced Spanish: Composition and Conversation II3ED-250 Psychological and Philosophical Foundations of Education3
Gen*Ed Social Science Survey (SS.SV)3Gen*Ed Natural Science (NS) BY,CE,PH,SC,GL3
Gen*Ed Aesthetics (AT) AR,DA,MU,TH3Gen*Ed Historical Perspectives (HS.SV)3
Semester Credits15Semester Credits15
Second Year
FallCreditsSpringCredits
MA-203 Foundations of Elementary Mathematics I (Gen*Ed Mathematics)3EDS-330 Foundations of Special Education: Development Across the Lifespan (Gen*Ed Writing Intensive (WT)3
EN-2xx Gen*Ed Literature (LIT)3EDL-326 Literacy Instruction in K-6 Educational Settings I3
ED-320 Teaching English Language Learners in Mainstream Classroom (Gen*Ed Reasoned Oral Discourse (RD) and Writing Intensive (WT)3FS-400 Spanish Elective (Course Type FS.LT)3
FS-305 Survey of Spanish-American Literature or 3073MA-204 Foundations of Elementary Mathematics II3
Gen*Ed Cultural Diversity (CD) or Global Understanding (GU)3Gen*Ed Natural Science (NS) BY,CE,PH,SC,GL3
Semester Credits15Semester Credits15
Third Year
FallCreditsSpringCredits
ED-361 Methods of Teaching Science for Elementary School3EDS-350 Individualizing Curricula and Systematic Instruction for Special Education3
EDS-336 Classroom Management3EDS-338 Assessment Approaches, P-123
FS-310 Culture and Civilization of Latin America3FS-402 Advanced Spanish Conversation and Oral Proficiency3
FS-315 Introduction to Spanish Linguistics3FS-400 Level Spanish Elective (Course type FS.LT)3
FS-409 Advanced Spanish: Grammar and Stylistics3FS-4xx Spanish Elective3
 Gen*Ed Technological Literacy (TL)3
Semester Credits15Semester Credits18
Fourth Year
FallCreditsSpringCredits
EDL-327 Literacy Instruction in K-6 Educational Settings II (Gen*Ed Writing Intensive (WT)3ED-416 Clinical Practice8
ED-360 Methods of Teaching Elementary Mathematics3ED-416S Clinical Practice Seminar1
EDS-337 Special Education Strategies in P-6 Social Studies and Content Instruction3PR-4xx Gen*Ed Interdisciplinary Perspectives3
FS-309 Culture and Civilization Spain3 
Gen*Ed Historical Perspectives (HS.SV) or Social Science Survey (SS.SV)3 
Semester Credits15Semester Credits12
Total Credits 120