# Mathematics Education 7-12 (BS)

Health Sciences and Professional Programs

General Education Requirements**HEGIS Number:** 1701

- Info
- The Online Bulletin is for information purposes only. Current students must complete the requirements as outlined in the York Bulletin as applicable.

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

Students interested in a teaching career and New York State certification should file an application form in the Department of Teacher Education. The Program prepares candidates to teach Mathematics in grades 7-12. Candidates who successfully completed the requirements for Teacher Education in Mathematics, Grades 7-12 are eligible to apply for New York State initial certification in Mathematics, Grades 7-12.

Acceptance to the program is contingent upon:

- enrollment in the Mathematics major;
- a minimum GPA of 2.75;
- the passing of all CUNY assessment examinations;
- completion of 42-46 credits including the following: Cultural Diversity 210, History 201 or 202 or 204 (American History), Political Science 103 or Economics 102 or 103, and at least one laboratory science.

## Mathematics Education 7 - 12 BS | 43 | |
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MATH119 | Computer Algebra System | 1 |

MATH121 | Analytical Geometry & Calculus I | 4 |

or | ||

MATH184 | Analytical Geometry & Calculus I | 4 |

MATH122 | Analytical Geometry & Calculus II | 4 |

MATH221 | Analytical Geometry & Calculus III | 4 |

MATH210 | Probability and Statistics I | 4 |

MATH225 | Discrete Mathematical Structures | 4 |

MATH243 | Combinatorial and Discrete Geometry | 3 |

or | ||

MATH244 | Geometric Structures | 4 |

MATH333 | Linear Algebra | 4 |

MATH336 | Modern Algebra | 4 |

MATH479 | History and Philosophy of Mathematics | 1 |

MATH481-489 | One seminar in Contemporary Mathematics | 1 |

4 Credits in Math or Computer Science 200 level or above | 4 | |

## Education Course Requirements | 26 | |

Foundations Sequence | 12 | |

EDUC271 | Adolescent and Youth Development | 3 |

EDUC283 | Educational Psychology:Effective Teaching and Learning | 4 |

EDUC230 | Teaching with Multimedia Technology* | 2 |

Choose one of the following | 3 | |

PHIL202 | Major Ideas and Issues in Education | 3 |

SOC202 | Major Ideas and Issues in Education | 3 |

## Professional Education Sequence | 6 | |

EDUC340 | Literacy Instruction inside Middle and Secondary Schools | 3 |

EDUC373 | Curriculum and Methods in the Secondary School: Mathematics | 3 |

EDUC395 | Curriculum and Methods in Subject Specific (K-12) Education I: Learning Goals and Assessments | 3 |

## Student Teaching and Student Teaching Seminar | 8 | |

EDUC440 | Supervised Student Teaching, Mathematics, Grades 7-9 | 4 |

EDUC441 | Supervised Student Teaching, Mathematics, Grades 10-12 | 4 |

**Additional Mathematics Requirements**

To fulfill their major requirements, all mathematics majors must complete five credits of natural science courses that are acceptable for the respective science majors. These courses also satisfy the General Education Requirement for Mathematics majors. Students interested in pursuing graduate study in Mathematics are also advised to take Advanced Calculus I (Math 423), Advanced Calculus II (Math 424), Complex Analysis (Math 425), and Topology (Math 426).