May 22, 2019  
2018-2019 Undergraduate Bulletin 
    
2018-2019 Undergraduate Bulletin

K-5 Concentration


Education Studies, BS
K-5 Concentration
*Sample Four Year Plan

First Year Fall Semester
SCH
First Year Spring Semester
SCH
APSU 1000-Freshmen Seminar 1 **EDUC 2100-Foundations of Education 2
ENGL 1010-English Composition I 3 ENGL 1020-English Composition II 3
HIST 2310-Early World History 3 HIST 2020-Modern United States History 3
MATH 1410-Structure of Math Systems I 3 COMM 2045-Public Speaking 3
BIOL 1010/1011- Intro to Biology w/lab OR
BIOL 1020/1021-Diversity of Life w/lab
4 MATH 1550-Statistics & Probability for K-8 Teachers 3
    CHEM 1710/1711-Intro to Chemistry & Physics w/lab OR
PHYS 1020/1021-Understanding Physical World w/lab OR
ASTR 1010/1011-Planetary Astronomy w/lab OR
ASTR 1020/1021-Steller Astronomy w/lab
4
TOTAL SCH 14 TOTAL SCH 18
Second Year Fall Semester
SCH
Second Year Spring Semester
SCH
ENGL 2330-Topics in World Literature 3 HHP 1250-Wellness Concepts & Practices 3
EDUC 4440-Theories of Learning 4 HIST 2320-Modern World History 3
MUS 1035-Intro to Music 3 EDUC 3040-Instructional Technology 3
MATH 1420-Structure of Math Systems II 3 SPED 2300-Intro to Special Education 3
GEOL 1040/1041-Physical Geology w/lab 3 ART 1035-Intro to Art OR
THEA 1030-Intro to Theatre
3
TOTAL SCH 16 TOTAL SCH 15
Third Year Fall Semester
SCH
Third Year Spring Semester
(Pre-Practicum Semester)
SCH
**EDUC 3070-Instructional Strategies 3 **MATH 4100-Teaching Math in K-3 3
EDUC 4270-Classroom Evaluation & Assessment 3 EDUC 4300-Essentials of Teaching English Language
Learner Students
3
RDG 4050-Literature for Children 3 RDG 4010-Teaching Language Arts: K-6 3

GEOG 1035-World Regional Geography I OR
GEOG 1045-World Regional Geography II

3 RDG 4020-Teaching Reading 3
LING 4050-English Grammar and Usage OR
LING 4040-How Language Works
3 SPED 4340-Effective Inclusion Strategies 3
EDUC 4160-Teaching Diverse Students 3    
TOTAL SCH 18 TOTAL SCH 15
**Fourth Year Fall Semester
Practicum
SCH
**Fourth Year Spring Semester
Student Teaching
SCH
EDUC 4080-Classroom Management
(is taken with this group of courses)
3 EDUC 4410-Student Teaching K-4 5
SCI 4020-Teaching Science I: K-6 4 EDUC 4510-Undergraduate Student Teaching K-4 5
EDUC 4040-Teaching Social Studies: K-6 3 EDUC 4950-Undergraduate Student Teaching Seminar 2
RDG 4030-Literacy Upper Grades 3    
MATH 4150-Teaching Math in 4-6 3    
TOTAL SCH 16 TOTAL SCH 12
    Total Student Credit Hours for Degree 124

*For this degree a student must complete a total of 39 upper division (3000-4999) credit hours.

**Requires field Experience. Residency I requires 5 weeks in schools. Residency II requires 15 weeks in schools.