Bachelor of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies with a Major in Elementary Education with EC-6 Certification and an English as a Second Language Emphasis (BSIS)

Hours Required

120 semester credit hours (SCH): 45 hours must be advanced, with fulfillment of degree requirements as specified in the "Requirements for Graduation" section of this catalog and the General Requirements for Undergraduate degrees at the beginning of this section.

*C​urrently not accepting new applicants*

Requirements

University Core Curriculum
Select 42 SCH as outlined in the suggested plans and as specified in the "Requirements for Graduation"42
Life & Physical Science Lab
PHYS 1170Survey of Physical Science Lab1
Combination of Subjects
EPSC 1170
EPSC 1370
Survey of Earth Science Lab
and Survey of Earth Science
4
MATH 1350Fundamentals of Mathematics I3
MATH 1351Fundamentals of Mathematics II3
Major
ARTS 3100Art and Children1
KINE 3207Hlth&Phys Ed for Elem Sch2
EDSE 3310High Incidence Disabilities3
EDSL 3325Srvy Models/Practices in ESL3
EDSL 4325Assessment & Instruction ESL3
ENGL 332419th Cent Brit. Lit: Romantics3
MUSI 3100Music and Children1
ENGL 3311General Linguistics3
THAR 3100Theatre and Children1
Field of Study
EDEL 3362Lang & Lit for Young Child-WIN3
EDEL 3374Social Studies Prin for EC-63
EDEL 3384Science Prin for EC-Grade 63
EDEL 3394Math Prin for EC-Grade 63
Support Area
EDRD 3303Teaching Reading&Lang Arts3
EDRD 3309Teaching Reading in the School3
EDRD 4311Classrm Diag&Rem of Rdg Diff3
Professional Education Core
EDCI 1102Intro to Teaching Profession1
EDCI 2210Foundations of Education2
EDCI 3224Teaching in Diverse Settings2
EDCI 3301Assessment for Instruc Design3
EDCI 3302Teaching Eng Lang Learners3
EDCI 3315Impl Eff Inst Strat Div Lrnrs3
EDCI 4310Engaging Learners3
EDCI 4693Student Teaching6
EDSE 4350Inc Pract Ch&Yth W/Disablts3
Total Semester Credit Hours120

Following is a suggested four-year degree plan. Students are encouraged to see their advisor each semester for help with program decisions and enrollment; responsible for reviewing the Program of Study Requirements; responsible for meeting all course prerequisites; and must meet foreign language and writing intensive course requirements for graduation. See Academic Regulations-Undergraduate online.

Plan of Study Grid
Freshman
FallSemester Credit Hours
EDCI 1102 Intro to Teaching Profession 1
ENGL 1301 English Composition I 3
MATH 1314 College Algebra 3
BIOL 1370 Survey of Life Science 3
BIOL 1170 Survey of Life Science Lab 1
UNIV 1101 Learn a Global Context I 1
Creative Arts 3
 Semester Credit Hours15
Spring
EDCI 2210 Foundations of Education 2
ENGL 1302 English Composition II 3
PHYS 1370 Survey of Physical Science 3
PHYS 1170 Survey of Physical Science Lab 1
PSYC 2314 Lifespan Growth&Development 3
UNIV 1402 Signature Course 4
 Semester Credit Hours16
Sophomore
Fall
HIST 1301 The US to 1877 3
PSCI 2305 American National Government 3
EPSC 1370 Survey of Earth Science 3
EPSC 1170 Survey of Earth Science Lab 1
MATH 1350 Fundamentals of Mathematics I 3
ARTS 3100 Art and Children 1
THAR 3100 Theatre and Children 1
MUSI 3100 Music and Children 1
 Semester Credit Hours16
Spring
EDCI 3224 Teaching in Diverse Settings 2
HIST 1302 The US Since 1877 3
PSCI 2306 American State Government 3
ENGL 3361 Multicultural Children's Lit 3
MATH 1351 Fundamentals of Mathematics II 3
Language, Philosphy & Culture 3
 Semester Credit Hours17
Junior
Fall
EDCI 3301 Assessment for Instruc Design 3
EDCI 3302 Teaching Eng Lang Learners 3
EDEL 3362 Lang & Lit for Young Child-WIN 3
EDRD 3303 Teaching Reading&Lang Arts 3
ENGL 4301 The Teaching of Composition 3
 Semester Credit Hours15
Spring
EDEL 3384 Science Prin for EC-Grade 6 3
EDEL 3394 Math Prin for EC-Grade 6 3
EDRD 3309 Teaching Reading in the School 3
ENGL 3311 General Linguistics 3
KINE 3207 Hlth&Phys Ed for Elem Sch 2
EDSL 3325 Srvy Models/Practices in ESL 3
 Semester Credit Hours17
Senior
Fall
EDCI 3315 Impl Eff Inst Strat Div Lrnrs 3
EDCI 4310 Engaging Learners 3
EDEL 3374 Social Studies Prin for EC-6 3
EDRD 4311 Classrm Diag&Rem of Rdg Diff 3
EDSE 3310 High Incidence Disabilities 3
EDSL 4325 Assessment & Instruction ESL 3
 Semester Credit Hours18
Spring
EDCI 4693 Student Teaching 6
EDSE 4350 Inc Pract Ch&Yth W/Disablts 3
 Semester Credit Hours9
 Total Semester Credit Hours123
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Students must apply for admission to the College of Education while enrolled in EDCI 3224

Actual degree plans may vary depending on availability of courses in a given semester.

Some courses may require prerequisites not listed.