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Mathematics Education curriculum

B.A in Mathematics with a concentration in Education

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Area A Essential Skills (3 courses)

Take both of these courses.

 

 

 

ENGL 1101

 

Composition I

3

 

 

 

ENGL 1102

 

Composition II

3

Must take Pre-calculus.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

MATH 1113

 

Pre-calculus

4

 

 

 

 

 

Area B Institutional Option (2 courses)

Take both of these courses

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

COMM 2400

 

Public Speaking

2

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Science, Technology and

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

STS 2400

 

Society

2

 

 

 

 

 

                               

Area C Humanities/Fine Arts (2 courses)

Take one of these eleven courses.

 

 

ENGL 2111

 

World Literature I

3

ENGL 2112

 

World Literature II

3

ENGL 2120

 

British Literature

3

ENGL 2121

 

British Literature I

3

ENGL 2122

 

British Literature II

3

ENGL 2130

 

American Literature

3

ENGL 2131

 

American Literature I

3

ENGL 2132

 

American Literature II

3

ENGL 2141

 

Western Literature I

3

ENGL 2142

 

Western Literature II

3

 

 

African-American Lit and

 

 

ENGL 2300

 

Culture

3

Take one of these courses.

 

 

 

ARTS 2001

 

Art Appreciation

3

 

ARTS 2002

 

Drama Appreciation

3

 

ARTS 2003

 

Music Appreciation

3

 

 

 

History of Contemp Am

 

 

 

ARTS 2004

 

Music

3

 

FREN 1002

 

Elementary French II

3

 

GRMN 1002

 

Elementary German II

3

 

SPAN 1002

 

Elementary Spanish II

3

 

FREN 2001

 

Intermediate French I

3

 

SPAN 2001

 

Intermediate Spanish I

3

 

FREN 2002

 

Intermediate French II

3

 

SPAN 2002

 

Intermediate Spanish II

3

 

 Area D Science, Mathematics and Technology (3 courses)

 

             

Take two of these.

 

 

ASTR 1000K

 

Intro to the Universe

4

BIOL 2107K

 

Biology Principles I

4

BIOL 2108K

 

Biology Principles II

4

CHEM 1211K

 

Principles of Chem I

4

CHEM 1212K

 

Principles of Chem II

4

PHYS 1111K

 

Introductory Physics I

4

PHYS 1112K

 

Introductory Physics II

4

PHYS 2211K

 

Principles of Physics I

4

PHYS 2212K

 

Principles of Physics II

4

Must take Calculus I.

 

 

MATH 2253

 

Calculus I

4

Area E Social Sciences (4 courses)

Take one of these.

 

 

HIST 2111

 

US History to 1877

3

 

HIST 2112

 

US History since 1877

3

POLS 1101

 

American Government

3

 

 

 

 

 

Take one of these.

 

 

HIST 1111

 

World Civ: Pre 1500

3

HIST 1112

 

World Civ: Post 1500

3

 

 

 

 

 

Take one of these.

 

 

ECON 1101

 

Intro to Economics

3

 

PSYC 1101

 

Intro to Gen Psychology

3

SOCI 1101

 

Intro to Sociology

3

 

 

 

 

 

Take one of these.

 

 

ANTH 1102

 

Intro to Anthropology

3

ES 1101

 

Ethnic Studies

3

GEOG 1101

 

Intro to Human Geog

3

POLS 2401

 

Global Issues

3

RELG 1200

 

World Religion

3


Area F for Mathematics with Teacher Certification

CSE 1301

Computer Science I

4

MATH 2254

Calculus II

4

MATH 2255

Calculus III

4

MATH 3312

Linear Algebra

4


Additional Courses required for Mathematics with Teacher Certification:

MATH 2260

Introduction to Probability and Statistics

3

MATH 2306

Ordinary Differential Equations

3

MATH 2345

Discrete Mathematics

3

MATH 3310

Introduction to Advanced Mathematics

3

MATH 3320

Introductory Real Analysis I

4

MATH 3321

Introductory Real Analysis II

4

MATH 3696

Geometry

3

MATH 4407

Vector Analysis

3

MATH 4440

Abstract Algebra

4

MATH

elective (Math 2300 or higher)

3

MATH 4451

Capstone Mathematics Project

3


Education Courses

EDUC 1101

Step 1

1

EDUC 1102

Step 2

1

EDUC 2010

Knowing and Learning

3

EDUC 2020

Classroom Interactions

3

EDUC 2030

Project-based Instruction

3

MAED 2010 

Functions and Modeling

3

RSCH 3610 

Research Methods

3

STS 3347

Perspectives on Science and Math

3

EDUC 4401

Apprentice Teaching Seminar

1

EDUC 4406

Apprentice Teaching

6


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