Academic Catalog 2020-2021

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Teaching (Grades 1-5) - Limited Enrollment, Associate of Science

The Associate of Science in Teaching program provides high-quality foundational coursework designed to produce teacher candidates for university colleges of education. This program is aligned with the state reform efforts and the alaureate degree design Focus is on elementary grades 1st through 5th. Completion requirements for this program are as follows:

  • Complete a background check that meets all state-identified regulations to interact with children prior to site-based experiences
  • Students must earn a grade of “C” or higher in all required program courses to ensure transferability.

Program Outcomes:

  1. Teacher candidates demonstrate knowledge of content appropriate for elementary teachers defined by the Louisiana Department of Education.
  2. Teacher candidates communicate effectively with adults and children.
  3. Teacher candidates use hardware, software, email, and web-based resources and apply these to the educational situation.
  4. Teacher candidates will identify education career options and set a personal professional goal with plans for achieving it.
English Requirements
ENGL 1010English Composition I3
ENGL 1020English Composition II3
ENGL 2210Major American Writers3
ENGL 2020Survey of English LiteratureII3
Natural Sciences
BIOL 1060Principles of Biology I3
BIOL 1070Principles of Biology I Lab1
BIOL 1080Principles of Biology II3
PHSC 1000Physical Science3
PHSC 1100Physical Science I Lab1
PHSC 1200Physical Science II3
PHSC 1300Physical Science II Lab1
Mathematics
MATH 1300College Algebra3
MATH 1600Elementary Number Structures3
MATH 1630Elem Geometry & Statistics3
MATH 2000Statistics3
Fine Arts Elective
Fine Arts Elective3
History
HIST 1510World History II3
HIST 2010American History to 18653
Social Sciences
POLI 1100American Government3
GEOG 1200World Regional Geography3
Teaching Courses
TEAC 2010Teac. & Learn. in Diver. Set.13
TEAC 2030Teac. & Learn. in Div. Set. 23
Total Hours60