Elementary, M.A. – Elementary Science

Core Courses (15 hours)

  • EDF 621 Educational Research and Writing or EDF 625 Qualitative Research in Education (3 hrs.)
  • EDF 616 Advanced Studies in Human Development (3 hrs.)
  • CIEC 534 Applications Software in the Classroom Curriculum Area or CIEC 600 Instructional Design and Technology or CIEC 635 Using the Internet in the Classroom (3 hrs.)
  • CI 623 Instructional Models and Assessment Techniques or CI 624 Advanced Instructional Strategies or advisor approved methods course (3 hrs.)
  • EDF 612 Educational Evaluation or CI 609 Curriculum in the Modern Elementary School or CI 501 Middle Childhood Curriculum (3 hrs.)

Area of Emphasis Courses (18 hours)

  • CI 657 Advanced Techniques in Teaching Elementary Mathematics (3 hrs.)
  • CISE 570 Flora and Fauna for the Elementary/Middle School or CISE 574 Integrated Science for the Elementary School or CISE 575 Integrated Science of the Middle School (3 hrs.)
  • CISE 571 Developing Thematic Science in the Elementary/Middle School (3 hrs.)
  • CISE 572 Environmental Education for the Elementary/Middle School Teacher  or CISE 573 Chemistry for the Elementary/Middle School (3 hrs.)
  • CISE 576 Wave Phenomena and Electricity for the Elementary’Middle School or CISE 577 Energy and Matter for the Elementary/Middle School (3 hrs.)
  • advisor approved elective

Capstone Courses (6 hours)

  • CI 690 Capstone Experience
  • advisor approved elective