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Special Education Major Four-Year Plan 2016-17

Education Undergraduate

Suggested Four-Year Curriculum for a Special Education Major

Course Number Course Name Course Hours
BTGE-1720 Spiritual Formation 3
BTGE-2730 Old Testament Literature 3
COM-1100 Fundamentals of Speech 3
EDSP-2400 Language Development and Communication Disorders 2
EDUC-1000 The Education Profession 2
EDUC-1800 Principles of Mathematics I 0-3
EDUC-2100 e-Learning for Educators 3
EDUC-2400 Children’s Literature 3
EDUC-2800 Principles of Mathematics II 3
ENG-1400 Composition 3
GBIO-1000 Principles of Biology 3.5
GSCI-1020 Principles of Physical Science 3.5
PYCH-2735 Child-Adolescent Development 3
Total 35-38
Course Number Course Name Course Hours
BTGE-2740 New Testament Literature 3
BTGE-3755 Theology I 3
EDEC-2300 Phonics and the Reading Process 4
EDSP-2100 Exceptionalities and Behavior 2
EDSP-2500 Survey of Intellecutal and Developmental Disabilities 1
EDUC-1050 Preliminary Student Involvement 0
EDUC-2500 Educational Psychology 3
EDUC-2050 Teaching Diverse Learners 2
EDUC-2300 Assessment and Differentiation 2
EDUC-3100 Philosophical Foundations of Education 3
GSS-1100 Politics and American Culture 3
Global Studies Elective 3
History Elective 3
Total 32
Course Number Course Name Course Hours
BTGE-3765 Theology II 3
HUM-1400 Introduction to the Humanities 3
PEF-1990 Physical Activity and the Christian Life 2
Reading Methods I (10 credits)
EDEC-3800 Teaching Reading and Language Arts: EC 4
EDSP-3150 Intervention and Diagnosis in Reading for Special Educators 3
EDSP-3950 Special Education Field Experience: EC 3
Early Childhood Methods II (15 credits)
EDEC-4000 Reading in the Content Area: EC 2
EDEC-4100 Teaching Mathematics: EC 3
EDEC-4200 Teaching Science: EC 3
EDEC-4300 Teaching Social Studies: EC 3
EDSP-4250 Communication, Collaboration, and Inclusion 2
EDSP-4450 Special Education Field Experience: MC 3
EDUC-3200 Faith and Learning Alignment 1
Total 33
Course Number Course Name Course Hours
Special Education Block (15 credits)
EDSP-2700 Teaching Children Mild to Moderate Disabilities 2
EDSP-3500 Special Education Law 1
EDSP-4100 Adaptive Curriculum and Instruction 2
EDSP-3500 Middle School Mathematics Topics for Special Educators 1
EDSP-4150 Career Education and Occupation Training 2
EDSP-4300 Behavior and Instructional Management 2
EDSP-4400 Assessment in Special Education 3
EDSP-4550 Special Education Field Experience: AYA 3
LIT-2XXX Literature Elective 3
EDSP-4900 Student Teaching and Seminar: SpE 12
Total 31