Undergraduate Edition 2019-2020

Special Education - Concentration in Community Agencies, Policy and Enterprise, B.S.

Curriculum

A. General Education Requirements (35 hours)

ECON 201Principles of Economics I

3

B. Major Requirements (31 hours)

1. Core Courses (28 hours)

SPED 302Assessing and Teaching Beginning Reading

4

SPED 334Assessment in Special Education

3

SPED 370Introduction to Positive Behavior Support

3

SPED 400Methods of Assessing & Teaching Writing to Diverse Learners

2

SPED 432Assessing & Teaching Mathematics to Diverse Learners

4

SPED 450Implementing Positive Behavior Support

3

SPED 460Methods of Management & Organization

2

SPED 466Advocacy & Collaboration

4

EDUC 310Professional Studies II: Special Education & Diverse Learners

3

2. Core Electives (3 hours)

ELEM 390/SPED 390Social Studies Methods in the Inclusive Classroom

3

SPED 390/ELEM 390Social Studies Methods in the Inclusive Classroom

3

ELEM 395Science Methods in the Inclusive Classroom

3

C. Related Area Requirements (30 hours)

EDUC 203Introduction to Computer Instructional Technology

3

EDUC 210Professional Studies I: Introduction to Education

3

EDUC 225Exploration in Mathematics

3

EDUC 250Introduction to Reading

3

BUAD 115Introduction to Business

3

BUAD 190Management Information Systems

3

BUAD 322Entrepreneurship

3

ACCT 210Financial Accounting

3

PSY 212General Psychology

3

PSY 250Developmental Psychology

3

D. Concentration Requirements (12 hours)

BKED 454Inclusive Preschool Environments

3

BKED 465Community Agencies and Resources

3

BKED 340Early Childhood Intervention

3

BKED 475Autism Spectrum & Related Behavior Disorders

3

E. Free Electives (12 hours)

Total Credit Hours: 120

Curriculum Guide for Special Education Majors with Concentration in Community Agencies, Policy and Enterprise

Freshman Year

First Semester

ENGL 102Composition I

3

UNIV 110Freshman Seminar

1

HLTH 185Health Concepts

2

Natural Sciences and Mathematics - B

4

Natural Sciences and Mathematics - A

3

Humanities and Fine Arts C

2

Total Credit Hours:15

Second Semester

ENGL 103Composition II

3

UNIV 120Freshman Seminar II

1

Social & Behavior Sciences A

3

Social & Behavior Sciences B (1)

3

Humanities and Fine Arts A

3

EDUC 211

Total Credit Hours:16

Sophomore Year

First Semester

EDUC 210Professional Studies I: Introduction to Education

3

EDUC 203Introduction to Computer Instructional Technology

3

ECON 202Principles of Economics II

3

PSY 212General Psychology

3

ENGL 201World Literature I

3

or

ENGL 202World Literature II

3

Total Credit Hours:15

Second Semester

EDUC 225Exploration in Mathematics

3

EDUC 250Introduction to Reading

3

EDUC 310Professional Studies II: Special Education & Diverse Learners

3

PSY 250Developmental Psychology

3

Free Elective

3

Physical Education Activity

1

Total Credit Hours:16

Junior Year

First Semester

SPED 302Assessing and Teaching Beginning Reading

4

SPED 334Assessment in Special Education

3

SPED 370Introduction to Positive Behavior Support

3

EDUC 360Teaching and Assessment

3

Free Elective

3

Total Credit Hours:16

Second Semester

EDUC 350Teaching Intermediate & Content Reading

3

SPED 390/ELEM 390Social Studies Methods in the Inclusive Classroom

3

or

ELEM 390/SPED 390Social Studies Methods in the Inclusive Classroom

3

or

ELEM 395Science Methods in the Inclusive Classroom

3

SPED 432Assessing & Teaching Mathematics to Diverse Learners

4

SPED 450Implementing Positive Behavior Support

3

Total Credit Hours:16

Senior Year

First Semester

SPED 400Methods of Assessing & Teaching Writing to Diverse Learners

2

SPED 460Methods of Management & Organization

2

SPED 466Advocacy & Collaboration

4

Free Elective

3

Free Elective

3

Total Credit Hours:14

Second Semester

EDUC 473Observation and Supervised Teaching in Special Education/General Curriculum (K-12)

12

EDUC 478Seminar in Contemporary Educational Issues

P/F

Total Credit Hours:12

Total Credit Hours: 120