Psychology Childhood Education (BA)

Health Sciences and Professional Programs
Teacher Education
HEGIS Number: 2001

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Course Descriptions
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Psychology Childhood Education BA


Major Course Requirements

Complete Groups I, II, and III

Group I: Required Psychology Courses (15 credits)

PSY215Human Development I - Infancy/Childhood 
PSY326Statistical Methods in Psychology 
PSY330Foundations of Research in Psychology 
PSY401History of Psychology 

Group II: Choose one course in Area A, B, and C (9 Credits)

Only ONE course required in EACH area 
Area A: Choose one of the following: 
PSY319Human Cognition Laboratory 
PSY321Psychology of Learning Laboratory 
Area B: Choose one of the following 
PSY332Social Psychology 
PSY338Abnormal Psychology 
Area C: Choose one of the following 
PSY313Sensation and Perception Laboratory 
PSY362Physiological Psychology 

Group III: Three additional Psychology Courses

9 - 10 

Education Course Requirements

EDUC230Teaching with Multimedia Technology 
EDUC268Bilingual and English Language Learner (ELL) Education 
EDUC283Effective Teaching and Learning in Diverse and Inclusive Classrooms 
MATH271Topics in Foundational Mathematics 
PHIL202Major Ideas and Issues in Education 
SOC202Major Ideas and Issues in Education 

Professional Education Sequence

EDUC390Elementary Curriculum & Methods I: Learning Goals and Assessments Across Curriculum 
EDUC392Elementary Curriculum & Methods II: Instruction and Classroom Management Across Curriculum 
EDUC323Curriculum and Methods in Elementary Education: Mathematics 
EDUC369Early Language & Literacy for English Only and English Language Learners (EO's & ELLs) (WI) 
EDUC370Content Area Literacy Instruction For Mainstream English Only (EO) and English Language Learners (ELLs), Grades 2-6 

Student Teaching and Student Teaching Seminar

EDUC431Supervised Student Teaching, Grades 1 - 3 
EDUC432Supervised Student Teaching, Grades 4 - 6 

Note: Group III Courses: The courses in Group II may be used as electives. If, for example, you take Psychology 319 to fulfill Area A, you can use Psychology 321 as an elective in Psychology. Be careful to check the prerequisites for each elective course you choose.