BAED - History Comprehensive/Science (Middle)

General requirements for Bachelor's degree: 130 minimum credit hours; overall GPA 2.500; major content GPA 2.500.

History Comprehensive
Content Prerequisites in General Education
HIST 100The Human Adventure: World Civilization Since 15003
POLS 121American Politics3
HIST 535History of Kansas3
Content Courses Required for Middle Level History
HIST 101World Civilization to 15003
HIST 131History of the United States: Colonial to 18653
HIST 132History of the United States Since 18653
ECON 400Economics in the Classroom Part I3
ANTH 303World Cultures3
GEOG 125Principles of Human Geography3
Science
Content Prerequisites in General Education
PHYS 111Introductory Physics4
PHYS 395Solar System Astronomy3
Content Courses Required for Middle Level Content Area II
CHEM 103Introductory Chemistry5
PHYS 502Science Investigations: Physics5
GEOL 102Earth Science and the Environment4
BIOL 210General Biology I4
BIOL 211General Biology II4
CI 505Science Technology & Society1
Total Credit Hours57
CI 270Introduction to the Education Profession 13
Teacher Education - Middle and Secondary Majors (need a B- or better in all courses below)
Core I - Fall Only
CESP 334Introduction to Diversity: Human Growth and Development2
CI 320Introduction to Diversity: Exceptionalities2
CI 321Introduction to Diversity: Cultural Issues2
CI 325Instructional Strategies, Assessment and Management: Middle/Secondary General Methods1
CI 315Core I Practicum1
Core II - Spring Only
CESP 433Learning Assessment and Evaluation Theory: Evidence-Based Instruction 23
CI 425JISAM: Middle/Secondary Level Content-Specific Methods I - History/Government2
or CI 425S ISAM: Middle/Secondary Level Content-Specific Methods I - Sciences
CI 426JCore II Practicum - History/Government1
or CI 425S ISAM: Middle/Secondary Level Content-Specific Methods I - Sciences
CI 427Philosophy, History and Ethics of Education3
Core III - Fall Only
CI 412STeaching Internship I: Middle Level Sciences2
CI 412JTeaching Internship I: Middle Level History/Government2
CI 417Instructional Strategies, Assessment and Management: Literacy Strategies in the Content Areas2
CI 435SISAM: Middle/Secondary Level Content-Specific Methods II - Sciences3
CI 435JISAM: Middle/Secondary Level Content Specific Methods II - History/Government3
Core IV - Spring Only
CI 436SISAM: Middle/Secondary Level Content-Specific Methods III - Sciences2
CI 436JISAM: Middle/Secondary Level Content-Specific Methods III - History/Government2
CI 461STeaching Internship II: Middle Level Sciences5
CI 461JTeaching Internship II: Middle Level History/Government5
Licensure Exams
PLT
Praxis II History and Science Content Knowledge Tests
Total Credit Hours46
1

  Must have B- or better.

2

 If preferred, this class can be taken with Core III.

Additional College Requirements - counted as General Education
ENGL 315Introduction to English Linguistics3
or LING 315 Introduction to English Linguistics
PSY 111General Psychology3
STAT 370Elementary Statistics3
Total Credit Hours9
Additional College Requirements - counted as General Education
PSY 111General Psychology3
ENGL 315Introduction to English Linguistics3
or LING 315 Introduction to English Linguistics
Total Credit Hours6

Official Program Transition Point Requirements:

  1. Admission into teacher education - completed application packet and meet all admission to teacher education requirements as specified in College of Education - Policies.
  2. Admission to teacher internship:
    1. Satisfactory accomplishment of content-area, standard-driven assessments,
    2. B- or better in all professional teacher education courses,
    3. 2.500 GPA (overall, WSU and content), and
    4. Completed teacher intern application.
  3. Exit from teacher internship:
    1. B- or better in all professional courses,
    2. 2.500 GPA (overall and WSU),
    3. Successful completion of all degree requirements,
    4. Final university supervisor evaluation form.
  4. Degree completion:
    1. 2.500 GPA (overall and WSU), and
    2. Meets all degree requirements.
  5. Licensure recommendation:
    1. Passes common assessments,
    2. Passing score on Kansas Performance Teaching Portfolio,
    3. PLT passed,
    4. Praxis II content test(s) passed, and
    5. Licensure application.

Candidates completing this program are eligible to be certified to teach history and science — grades 5–8.