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2017-2018 Undergraduate Bulletin 
    
2017-2018 Undergraduate Bulletin [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Interdisciplinary Studies (B.S. Education)


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Bulletin/Catalog Year 2017-2018

Martha Dickerson Eriksson College of Education

Department of Teaching and Learning


Location: Claxton, 210
Phone: 931-221-7696
Website: www.apsu.edu/educ/

Description of Major

To Teach Grades K-6, Middle Grades Math 6-8, or Pre - K-3

This curriculum is designed for but not limited to students who are preparing to teach the elementary, middle grades, and preK-3. For those seeking licensure, the program consists of General Education core, a major in Interdisciplinary Studies and a minor in Professional Education, Student Teaching, and the accompanying Teaching Seminar. This program will complete teacher education at Austin Peay and will continue to perform at a high level on Praxis II licensure examinations.

General Education Core


 

  Credit Hours
see Common Core 41
University-Wide Freshman Seminar Requirement 1

Major Core Requirements


K-5


Students successfully completing this program and required licensure examinations will be eligible to teach grades K-6 in Tennessee schools. Specific admissions criteria and curriculum requirements are available from advisors in the College of Education.

Total Hours 16

Upper Division Courses


Total Program Hours 124


Note


Successful completion of Milestone I , II , III , IV  are required for teacher licensure programs.

PreK-3


Students successfully completing this program and required licensure examinations will be eligible to teach grades PreK-3 in Tennessee schools. Specific admissions criteria and curriculum requirements are available from advisors in the College of Education.

Middle Grades Math 6-8


Students electing this program will be licensed to teach middle grades Math 6 - 8 in Tennessee.

Special Education Interventionist K-8


This program will be effective to begin Spring 2018.

Professional Education


Total Hours 5

Upper Division Courses


Total Hours 18

Total Hours 23


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