Undergrad Catalog 2010

Major in Early Childhood Education (B.A., PreK-3 license) Hours
General Education Core Requirements for B.A. 59-62
Additional Requirements for Licensure 16
ENV 1110 Environment Science 4  
GEO 2300, Geography 3  
HTH 3000, School Health Education 3  
MTH 1050, Mathematics for Elementary Teachers I

3

MTH 1060, Mathematics for Elementary Teachers II 3  
Partner Major Requirements 30
Education Major and Licensure Requirements (PreK-4 emphasis) 45
EDU 2100, Foundations of Education 3  
EDU 2110, Educational Psychology 4  
EDU 2221, Child Development 4  
EDU 3800, Meeting the Needs of Diverse Learners in the Classroom 4  
EDU 4001, Early Childhood Education Methods Block 15  
EDU 4201, Teaching in the PreK-4 4  
EDU 4401, Student Teaching in PreK-4 8  
EDU 4110, Reflective Teaching

 3

 
Electives 1-3
Total 151

Major in Early Childhood Education (B.S., PreK-3 license) Hours
General Education Core Requirements for B.S. 59-66
Additional Requirements for Licensure 13
ENV 1110 Environment Science 4  
GEO 2300, Geography 3  
HTH 3000, School Health Education 3  
MTH 1060, Mathematics for Elementary Teachers II

3

Partner Major Requirements 30
Education Major and Licensure Requirements (PreK-3 emphasis) 45
EDU 2100, Foundations of Education 3  
EDU 2110, Educational Psychology 4  
EDU 2221, Child Development 4  
EDU 3800, Meeting the Needs of Diverse Learners in the Classroom 4  
EDU 4001, Early Childhood Education Methods Block 15  
EDU 4201, Teaching in the PreK-3 4  
EDU 4401, Student Teaching in PreK-3 8  
EDU 4110, Reflective Teaching

 3

 
Electives 1-3
Total 148
Major in Elementary Education (B.A., K-6 license) Hours
General Education Core Requirements for B.A. 59-62
Additional Requirements for Licensure 16
ENV 1110, Environmental Science 4  
GEO 2300, Geography

3

HTH 3000, School Health Education 3  
MTH 1050, Mathematics for Elementary Teachers I

3

MTH 1060, Mathematics for Elementary Teachers II 3  
Partner Major Requirements 30
Education Major and Licensure Requirements (K-6 emphasis) 45
EDU 2100, Foundations of Education 3  
EDU 2110, Educational Psychology 4  
EDU 2221, Child Development 4  
EDU 3800, Meeting the Needs of Diverse Learners in the Classroom 4  
EDU 4003, K-6 Elementray Methods Block 15  
EDU 4204, Teaching in the Elementary Schools 4  
EDU 4404, Student Teaching in Elementary Grades 8  
EDU 4110, Reflective Teaching

 3

 
Electives 1-3
Total 151


Major in Elementary Education (B.S., K-6 license) Hours
General Education Core Requirements for B.S. 61-65
Additional Requirements for Licensure 13
ENV 1110, Evironmental Science 4  
GEO 2300, Geography

3

HTH 3000, School Health Education 3  
MTH 1060, Mathematics for Elementary Teachers II

3

Partner Major Requirements 30
Education Major and Licensure Requirements (K-6 emphasis) 45
EDU 2100, Foundations of Education 3  
EDU 2110, Educational Psychology 4  
EDU 2221, Child Development 4  
EDU 3800, Meeting the Needs of Diverse Learners in the Classroom 4  
EDU 4003, Elementary Methods Block 15  
EDU 4204, Teaching in the Elementary Schools 4  
EDU 4404, Student Teaching in Elementary Grades 8  
EDU 4110, Reflective Teaching

 3

 
Electives 1-3
Total 148
 

Major in Middle School Education (B.A., 4-8 license) Hours
General Education Core Requirements for B.A. 59-62
Additional Requirements for Licensure 16
ENV 1110 Environment Science 4  
GEO 2300, Geography 3  
HTH 3000, School Health Education 3  
MTH 1050, Mathematics for Elementary Teachers I

3

MTH 1060, Mathematics for Elementary Teachers II 3  
Partner Major Requirements  30
Education Major and Licensure requirements (4-8 emphasis) 45
EDU 2100, Foundations of Education 3  
EDU 2110, Educational Psychology 4  
EDU 2223, Human Development and Education 4  
EDU 3800, Meeting the Needs of Diverse Learners in the Classroom 4  
EDU 4002, Middle School Methods Block 15  
EDU 4202, Teaching in the Middle School Grades 4-8 4  
EDU 4402, Student Teaching in Middle School 4-8 8  
EDU 4110, Reflective Teaching

 3

 
Electives 1-3
Total 151

Major in Middle School Education (B.S., 4-8 license) Hours
General Education Core Requirements for B.S. 59-66
Additional Education Core 13
ENV 1110 Environment Science 4  
GEO 2300, Geography 3  
HTH 3000, School Health Education 3  
MTH 1060, Mathematics for Elementary Education II

3

Partner Major Requirements  30
Education Major and Licensure Requirements (4-8 emphasis) 45
EDU 2100, Foundations of Education 3  
EDU 2110, Educational Psychology 4  
EDU 2223, Human Development and Education 4  
EDU 3800, Meeting the Needs of Diverse Learners in the Classroom 4  
EDU 4002, Middle School Methods Block 15  
EDU 4202, Teaching in the Middle School Grades 4-8 4  
EDU 4402, Student Teaching in Middle School 4-8 8  
EDU 4110, Reflective Teaching

 3

 
Electives 1-3
Total 148

Major in Secondary Education (B.A., 7/9-12 license) Hours
General Education Core Requirements for B.A. 59-62
Additional Requirements for Licensure 6
Science Elective 3  
SOC 2050 or any Health course 3  
Partner Major Requirements  30
Education Major and Licensure Requirements 36
EDU 2100, Foundations of Education 3  
EDU 2110, Educational Psychology 4  
EDU 2223, Human Development and Education 4  
EDU 42_ _, Appropriate Secondary Method 3  
EDU 3800, Meeting the Needs of Diverse Learners in the Classroom 4  
EDU 4203, Teaching in the Secondary School 4  
EDU 4403, Student Teaching 8  
EDU 4423 Literacy Across the Secondary Curriculum 3  
EDU 4110, Reflective Teaching

 3

 
Electives 3
Total 149

Major in Secondary Education (B.S., 7/9-12 license) Hours
General Education Core Requirements for B.S. 59-66
Additional Requirements for Licensure 7
ENV 1110 Environment Science 4  
SOC 2050 or any Health course 3  
Partner Major Requirements 33
Minor Requirements 18
Education Requirements and Licensure Requirements 36
EDU 2100, Foundations of Education 3  
EDU 2110, Educational Psychology 4  
EDU 2223, Human Development and Education 4  
EDU 3800, Meeting the Needs of Diverse Learners in the Classroom 4  
EDU 42_ _, Appropriate Methods Course 3  
EDU 4203, Teaching in the Secondary School 4  
EDU 4403, Student Teaching 8  
EDU 4423, Literacy Across the Secondary Curriculum 3  
EDU 4110, Reflective Teaching

 3

 
Electives 3
Total 149

Minor in Education

Belmont students who are planning to enter the graduate Master or Arts in Teaching (MAT) upon completion of the undergraduate degree, can meet specific competencies required in the graduate program through course work offered in the Education minor.

Candidates who have completed the 18 credit hour professional education minor at Belmont University in the undergraduate program, with grades of 'C' or above in each course, and a GPA in the minor of 3.0 or above, may be considered as meeting competencies in the MAT graduate program. With the approval of the Chair of the Department of Education, these specific candidates may have up to twelve (12) hours of the 42 hours required for the M.A.T. waived at the time of admission to the program. Belmont does not accept transfer courses as having met these competencies.

Minor in Education Hours
Minor Requirements 18
EDU 2100, Foundations of Education 3  
EDU 2110, Educational Psychology 4  
EDU 2223, Human Development and Education ** OR
EDU 2224, Human Development and Education OR
EDU 2220, Child Development
4  
EDU 3800, Meeting the Needs of Diverse Learners in the Classroom 4  
EDU 4130, Classroom Organization and Management 3  
Total   18

** EDU 2220 Child Development is required for the Early Childhood Education, PreK -3.
EDU 2223 Human Development and Education is required for Secondary Education or Health Physical Education.
EDU 2224 Human Development and Education is required for Middle Grades Education 4-8.