9: Curry School of Education

General Information | Teacher Education Degree Programs | Course Descriptions | Faculty

General Education | Professional Education Courses | Teaching Fields | Elementary Education Programs
Secondary Education Programs | Special Education Programs | Health and Physical Education Program
Sports Studies: Sports Medicine Program | Communication Disorders Program | Sample Programs
Elementary | Secondary | Physical Education with Health or Athletic Training Option
B.A.-M.T. in Special Education | B.S.Ed. in Communication Disorders | B.S.Ed. in Sports Medicine | General Electives

Sample B.A.-M.T. Program For Special Education Teachers (150 Credits)

Year One
Fall Semester
ENWR 101or equivalent3
Foreign Language or equivalent3
Science3-4
Western Studies3-4
Elective3
Total15-17
Spring Semester
Non-Western Studies3-4
Foreign Language or equivalent 3
Science3-4
Non-Western Studies3
ENWR 102or equivalent3
Total15-17
Year Two
Fall Semester
American Literature3
Foreign Language or waived4
American History or waived3
Math/Science3
EDIS 201Teaching as a Profession3
EDIS 288Field Experience
(or Elective if 201/288 in spring)
1
Total17
Spring Semester
Social Science3-4
Foreign Language or waived4
Mathematics3
Humanities3
Elective or
EDIS 201 and EDIS 288
4
Physical Education1
Total18-19
Year Three
Fall Semester
Courses in Major6
Course in Related Field3
EDIS 510 Characteristics of Students with Emotional Disturbances or
EDIS 511 Characteristics of People with Learning Disabilities or
EDIS 512 Characteristics of People with Mental Retardation3
EDLF 301Learning and Development3
EDLF 345Introduction to Educational Technology2
Total17
Spring Semester
Courses in Major6
Course in Related Field3
EDIS 510 Characteristics of Students with Emotional Disturbances or
EDIS 511 Characteristics of People with Learning Disabilities or
EDIS 512 Characteristics of People with Mental Retardation3
EDIS 302Exceptional Learner3
EDIS 388Field Experience1
Total16
Year Four
Fall Semester
Courses in Major/Related Field9
EDIS 530ALanguage Skills Block3
EDIS 501Curriculum and Instruction: Elementary and Special Education2
EDIS 488Field Experience1
EDIS 504Assessment Techniques3
Total18
Spring Semester
Courses in Major/Related Field3
EDIS 530BLanguage Skills Block3
EDIS 514Curriculum for Exceptional Children2
EDIS 502Instruction and Assessment2
EDIS 488Field Experience1
EDIS 705Behavior Management3
EDIS 590Math for Exceptional Children2
EDIS 508Teaching Exceptional Children2
Total18
Year Five
Fall Semester
EDIS 588Teaching Associateship12
EDIS 587Seminar: Teaching Special Education3
EDIS 586Seminar Multicultural and Health Issues1
Total16
Spring Semester
Courses in Major/Related Field9
EDLF 710Contemporary Issues3
EDIS 788Field Project3
Total15


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