Elementary, M.A. – Instructional Processes and Strategies

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 Elementary Education: Curriculum in the Modern Elementary School or CI 501 Middle Childhood Curriculum (3 hrs.)

Area of Emphasis Courses (18 hours)

  • CI 623 Instructional Models and Assessment Techniques or CI 624 Advanced Instructional Strategies (3 hrs.)
  • CI 539 Language Arts and Literature (3 hrs.)
  • CI 551 Writing to Learn in Content Area (3 hrs.)
  • CI 657 Elementary Education: Advanced Techniques in Teaching Elementary Mathematics (3 hrs.)
  • CI 671 Elementary Education: Advanced Techniques in Teaching Science (3 hrs.)
  • EDF 610 Trends and Issues in Education (3 hrs.)

Capstone Courses (6 hours)

  • CI 690 Capstone Experience (3 hrs.)
  • advisor approved elective