Additional Graduation Requirements
General Education Component
|Fundamentals of Speech|
|Human Growth and Development 1|
Professional Education Secondary (Grades 6-12)
Note: ASBI/FBI background clearance is a prerequisite for all Professional Education Courses.
|ED 292||Preprofessional Seminar and Laboratory Expereince||1|
|ED 381||Instructional Technology for the High School 1||3|
|ED 375||Content Literacy||3|
|EEX 340||Introduction to Students with Exceptional Learning Needs||3|
|HI 303||History and Social Sciences||3|
|ED 333W||Learning Theories and Student Development||3|
|ED 382||Curriculum and Teaching I||3|
|ED 401||Evaluation of Teaching and Learning||3|
|ED 477||Curriculum and Teaching II||4|
|ED 482||High School Student Internship||12|
ALSDE/NCATE Approved Teaching Field: General Social Science
|EC 251||Principles of Macroeconmics||3|
|EC 252||Principles of Microeconomics||3|
|GE 102||Global Environments and Societies||3|
|GE 111||Physical Geography: Weather and Climate||4|
|GE 112||Physical Geography-Landforms||4|
|GE 300W||History and Philosophy of Geography||3|
|HI 101||Survey of World Civilization to 1500||3|
|HI 102||Survey of World Civilization since 1500||3|
|HI 201||United States History to 1877||3|
|HI 202||United States History since 1877||3|
|HI 301W||History and Historical Research||3|
|HI 361||History of Alabama||3|
|PS 241||United States Government and Politics||3|
|Comparative Government and Politics|
|Parties, Elections, and Voting Behavior|
|Judicial Process and Behavior|
|Congress and the Presidency|
|United States Constitutional History|
|Contemporary United States Foreign Policy|
|SO 221||Introductory Sociology (or)||3|
- Candidates may take the following professional education courses prior to admission to educator preparation: Preprofessional Seminar and Laboratory Expereince (ED 292), Content Literacy (ED 375), Instructional Technology for the High School (ED 381), Introduction to Students with Exceptional Learning Needs (EEX 340), and a content methods course.
- Courses that are taken to fulfill general education requirements which are also included in a teaching field may count in both areas.
- Candidates who plan to seek certification in another state should contact the State Department of Education in that state to find out whether or not a comparable certificate exists in that state.
- All requirements must be completed with a minimum of 120 credit hours.