Spanish Childhood Bilingual Education (BA)

Health Sciences and Professional Programs
Teacher Education
HEGIS Number: 1105

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Course Descriptions
Course descriptions can be found in the online PDF version of the Bulletin

The Program prepares candidates to teach children in Childhood and Bilingual settings in grades 1-6. Candidates who have successfully completed the Childhood Education with a Bilingual Extension (Spanish/English) Program, Grades 1 through 6, are eligible to apply for New York State initial certification in Childhood, Grades 1-6, with a Bilingual Teacher Extension.

Effective Fall 2016 

Spanish Childhood Bilingual Education

 

Recommended Pathways Courses

 
Students are strongly recommended to take the following Pathways courses as they provide the academic content needed to teach Elementary school and ensure student can complete the program in 120 credits. The Content Specialty Test-Multi Subject exam, required for NYS licensure, will also include the content in these recommended courses. 

Mathematical & Quantitative Reasoning

 
MATH150Mathematics and its Applications 
OR 
MATH111Introduction to Statistics & Probability 

Life & Physical Sciences

 
Students must complete one of the following courses or its equivalent to obtain and NYS teaching license: 
BIO140Human Biology 
OR 
EHS140Introduction to Environmental Sciences 
OR 
GEOL140Our Earth 
OR 
PHYS140The Physical Universe 

World Cultures & Global Issues

 
ENG200Understanding Literature 

U.S. Experience in its Diversity

 
POL103Politics and Government in the United States 

Creative Expression

 
Choose one Speech Communications course 

Scientific World

 
One course from ASTR, BIO, CHEM, EHS, GEO, or PHYS other than a science discipline used to meet the Life & Physical Sciences requirement. 

College Option (Writing Intensive requirement)

 
Choose one: either course also satisfies an Education pre-major block requirement. 
PHIL202Major Ideas and Issues in Education (WI) 
OR 
SOC202Major Ideas and Issues in Education (WI) 

Spanish Major Courses

36 
SPAN200Introduction to Literary Theory and Analysis 
SPAN208Advanced Grammar 
SPAN209Composition and Style 
SPAN210Spanish Lingusitics 
SPAN351Cervantes 
SPAN413Hispanic Civilization 
AND 
Choose one of the following: 
SPAN201Hispanic-American Literature from its Origin Through Modernismo 
SPAN202Hispanic-American Literature after Modernismo 
AND 
Choose one of the following: 
SPAN221Spanish Literature to 1700 
SPAN222Spanish Literature 1700-Present 
AND 

Electives

12 
Select any 12 credits in the SPAN 200 level or above. 6 credits must be at the 300 or 400 level 

Teacher Education

42 

Pre-Major Block

ENG125English Composition I: Introduction to College Writing* 
ENG126English Composition II: Writing About Literature* 
PHIL202Major Ideas and Issues in Education (WI)* 
OR 
SOC202Major Ideas and Issues in Education (WI)* 
MATH271Topics in Foundational Mathematics 
EDUC230Teaching with Multimedia Technology 
EDUC280Child and Adolescent Development for Teachers 

Professional Sequence

25 
EDUC268Bilingual and English Language Learner (ELL) Education 
EDUC283Effective Teaching and Learning 
EDUC323Curriculum and Methods in Elementary Education: Mathematics 
EDUC351Teaching Reading and Spanish Language Arts in Bilingual Contexts 
EDUC369Early Language & Literacy for English Only and English Language Learners (WI) 
EDUC370Content Area Literacy Instruction For Mainstream English Only (EO) and English Language Learners (ELLs), Grades 2-6 
EDUC390Curriculum and Methods in Elementary Education I: Learning Goals & Assessments 
EDUC392Elementary Methods II: Instruction and Classroom Environments 

Student Teaching and Student Teaching Seminar

EDUC401Capstone Clinical Experience & Seminar for Childhood Education, Grades 1-3 
EDUC402Capstone Clinical Experience & Seminar for Childhood Education, Grades 4-6 
Free electives and Pathways42 
Spanish/Education major78 
Total120 

* Courses satisfy Pathways Core and Education requirement; credits counted in Pathways.